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Post Rakuten Acquisition, Slice Buys Unroll․Me To Add Email List Control To Its Shopping App
/ November 24, 2014 10:32 am
Post Rakuten Acquisition, Slice Buys Unroll․Me To Add Email List Control To Its Shopping App

TechCrunch reports "Slice, the shopping and package tracking app acquired by Rakuten earlier this year, has now made an acquisition of its own. It has bought Unroll.Me, an app that lets users roll up and manage mass-email subscriptions and unsubscribe to those that have tipped into the point of being useless spam." Read More

Premium mobile games have yet to find breakout success – EEDAR
/ November 24, 2014 10:32 am
Premium mobile games have yet to find breakout success – EEDAR

GamesIndustry.biz reports "Despite heavy featuring and strong brands, high-priced premium games have yet to find breakout success on the App Store." Read More

LevelEleven launches Scorecard to give sales reps another way to hit their marks
/ November 24, 2014 10:32 am
LevelEleven launches Scorecard to give sales reps another way to hit their marks

VentureBeat reports "Salespeople, who score when they close a sale, now have another way to track their scores." Read More

Hootsuite’s Next Play: Ads and E-Commerce
/ November 24, 2014 10:31 am
Hootsuite’s Next Play: Ads and E-Commerce

Re/code reports "Holmes predicts that 2015 will be the year social networks really buy into selling physical goods, and he wants in on the action. Both Facebook and Twitter are working on “Buy” buttons to help retailers sell products, and eventually, Holmes thinks Hootsuite can be the brains behind the operation, telling retailers when to promote certain products, and on which social network." Read More

GamerGate’s new approach: Attack Gawker’s ad tech
/ November 24, 2014 10:31 am
GamerGate’s new approach: Attack Gawker’s ad tech

Digiday reports "GamerGate, the Internet outrage phenomenon that refuses to go gently into the Web’s good night, has entered phase two. It’s again trying to hurt Gawker Media’s ad revenue, but this time it’s going after the media company’s web of ad tech vendors instead of complaining to Gawker advertisers." Read More

ITV Accused Of Unfair Labor Practices By WGA East
/ November 24, 2014 10:31 am
ITV Accused Of Unfair Labor Practices By WGA East

Deadline reports "The Writers Guild of America, East has filed unfair labor practices charges against ITV at the National Labor Relations Board. In the filing, WGAE alleges that the UK-owned television production company has failed to bargain in good faith and has violated federal labor law." Read More

UGA’s Peabody Awards Issues Call for Entries
/ November 21, 2014 2:46 pm
UGA’s Peabody Awards Issues Call for Entries

Peabody reports "The Peabody Awards for decades have recognized distinguished achievement and meritorious public service by television and radio stations, networks, producing organizations, individuals and the Internet. But the award's scope is always expanding. The Peabody program welcomes entries produced for alternative means of electronic distribution, including podcasts, websites, Internet videos (on YouTube, Vimeo, or other internet streaming platforms), video games and educational media." Read More

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