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The 13 Most Awesome Moments From Jonah Peretti's Colbert Show Interview
Jonah Peretti has sat down for many interviews. But last night was the BuzzFeed CEO's first with Stephen Colbert.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Artist pokes fun at real estate agents by Photoshopping himself into their bus bench ads
Saying he has "a deep respect for anyone who's willing to put their face on a bus stop bench" knowing that they will probably be defaced, artist Phil Jones has been doing just that - recreating agents' bus bench ads by inserting images of himself in place of the agent .
WSJ Media and Advertising
Comedian Chelsea Peretti on Apps, Emoji and Podcasts
Some comedians have only recently discovered Twitter, but Chelsea Peretti, a star of the Golden Globe nominated Fox series "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," has her own app.
Crain's New York Business
Nothing said you made it in 2013 like a magazine launch
Longform journalism is having its moment, one that backers of recent print and digital magazines hope will linger like a 10,000-word New Yorker profile .
The Huffington Post
Shia LaBeouf Apologizes After Short Film Plagiarism Accusations
Shia LaBeouf has apologized after failing to credit artist Daniel Clowes for inspiring the actor's directorial debut, a short film called "HowardCantour.com," but LaBeouf's expression of regret may need some clarification of its own.
VIDEO: Stephen Competes with Billy Crystal for Grammy Award on COLBERT
On last night's The Colbert Report on Comedy Centrqal, Google buys a robotics company, the NSA infiltrates online games, Stephen and Billy Crystal compete for a Grammy, and Jonah Peretti discusses BuzzFeed's journalism initiative, and Gregg Allman and members of The National join Stephen for a rendition of "Silver Bells."
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Vanity Fair Concerned by George W. Bush's 'Hipster Icon' Resurgence
Prominent American painter and philanthropist George W. Bush-the post-aughts iteration of the former United States President-has managed a resurgence as a beloved personality and even online "hipster icon."
VIDEO: What Should Digital Marketers be Focused on in 2014?
As we look ahead to the new year, ClickZ asked a number of industry experts what they believe all digital marketers should be focusing on in order to achieve maximum ROI in 2014.
FTC's Native Advertising Workshop Postscript: Regulatory Forecast Still Unclear
On December 4th, the FTC held its eagerly anticipated workshop on native advertising- "Blurred Lines: Advertising or Content" .
The Daily Caller
'Homeland' Pisses Off Weiner ex-phone sex mistress Sydney Leathers
You've upset the ex-online phone sex mistress of former New York mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner .
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Facebook turns to AI for help
FACEBOOK has hired an expert in artificial intelligence to head a new research arm aimed at making its user experience more relevant.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
A classic race car, Vanity Fair and Hennessy Cognac. None of those three things seem out of place with each other, and that's the point of the native ads that the classic magazine has rolled out on its website.
This 1 Photo Proves No Square Inch Of The Earth Is Safe From Ads
We're reaching never-before-seen levels of ridiculousness in the advertising industry, people: Tech giant Intel has shelled out $34 million for the privilege of branding not the outside of iconic Spanish football club FC Barcelona's jerseys, but the inside: There is some logic behind the decision.
DuJour Media Group and BuzzFeed Announce Strategic Partnership
Today, Jason Binn, Founder and CEO of DuJour Media Group, announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership with BuzzFeed, utilizing each organizations' unique strengths and audiences.
Kissing Trust Goodbye
A story in the New York Times this week explored the problem of "news" sites so rushed to "break" stories that they often post items that are works of fiction.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
HHS tells Darrell Issa: You cannot be trusted with securing sensitive documents
Looks like someone's been reading BuzzFeed! Rep. Darrell Issa took a swipe at Obamacare on Wednesday with a cat-themed listicle.
Colorado on the Web: Theme restaurants
Believe it or not, Colorado Springs has one of the weirdest theme restaurants in the world, -- well, according to one travel website, anyway.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
GOOGLE, the NSA's Trojan Horse -- TWITTER: Take that, Snapchat...
GOOGLE, the NSA's Trojan Horse -- TWITTER: Take that, Snapchat -- NOKIA releasing Droidphone -- SPOTIFY gets the Led out -- HARLEM scores Wi-Fi blanket >> SPY VS.
a Reporter & a PR Guy Were In a Bar
About this time last year, I took the PR agency biz to task for what I felt was its fatalistic reliance on the benevolence of journalists to advance their clients' communications interests.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Can you fact-check a twerking video?
Josh Benton of the Nieman Journalism Lab writes in, asking for a 2014 prediction for the world of news.