David Cohen

David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily. He has been covering the digital industry since 2009 and was previously editor of AllFacebook and SocialTimes.

Google Ramps Up Lobbying Efforts

Google jacked up its lobbying spending, shelling out $950,000 to lobby lawmakers, regulators and the White House during the second quarter, compared with $880,000 during the first quarter and $730,000 […]

Are You Part of the Flavorpill 50?

Flavorpill relaunched its Website, which now incorporates content from each market’s “Flavorpill 50,” or 50 of the most respected event creators in every one of its major markets. The publisher […]

$7.5M for 5min

5min, a portal for instructional, knowledge and lifestyle videos, both professionally produced and user-generated, raised an additional $7.5 million in funding in a round led by Globespan Capital Partners and […]

Yahoo! to Beef Up Yahoo! Mail with Xoopit Acquisition

Yahoo! will acquire Xoopit, a start-up that helps people to share content from their in-boxes with social-networking sites, and the company plans to add new photo features to Yahoo! Mail, […]

eBay’s 2Q Results Don’t Meet Reserve Price

eBay is apparently feeling the effects of the slumping economy, as its second-quarter financial results were down across the board. The online-auction site posted revenue of $2.098 billion, down 4% […]

Crawford Dunks on LeBron; eBaum Nation Dunks on TMZ

It was only a matter of time before video of Xavier guard Jordan Crawford’s dunk over National Basketball Association superstar and Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James at the LeBron James […]

Big Boss Weisberg Appears in Slate Video

Slate chairman and editor in chief Jacob Weisberg showed off his acting abilities in a video series on Slate’s The Big Money called Hey, Penny. In the latest installment, “The […]

Amazon.com Goes Shoe Shopping, Tries On Zappos.com

Amazon.com gained a foothold in the footwear business with its purchase of online apparel and footwear seller Zappos.com, announced Wednesday. Under terms of the deal, Amazon.com will acquire all outstanding […]

CNN.com Tops Nielsen Online TV-News Rankings

According to Nielsen Online, CNN Digital was the No. 1-ranked TV-news Website for the month of June in unique visitors, total minutes, share of online news and average time per […]

NBC.com Launches Site for The Jay Leno Show

NBC.com marked Jay Leno’s move from 11:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. with the launch of a new Website for The Jay Leno Show. The comedy series debuts on NBC Sept. […]