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Emma Bazilian
Polyvore Uses Social Engagement to Grow Indie Brands Designer Collective driving sales

Last January, social style network Polyvore launched its Designer Collective, a mentorship program to help indie brands like Dannijo and Meredith Wendell learn to use Polyvore to drive traffic and sales.…

May 16, 2013, 1:54 PM EDT

Wired and Cisco Collaborate on Crowdsourced Tablet Mag 'The Connective' uses real-time data to tell interactive stories

Last month, Wired Insider, Wired's marketing and promotion arm, announced that it would embark on a daunting experiment in magazine-making: Assemble a standalone tablet issue in just two days. (In…

May 15, 2013, 6:00 AM EDT

Michael Shannon Finds Television 'Tremendously Uninteresting' Prefers a Discman

Specs Who Michael Shannon Age 38 Accomplishments Stars on HBO’s Boardwalk Empire; currently appearing in films Mud and The Iceman; plays Superman nemesis General Zod in Man of Steel (in theaters June 14); member…

May 10, 2013, 12:05 AM EDT

Condé Nast Entertainment Announces New Program Slate at NewFront Vogue, Wired to get digital channels

Condé Nast Entertainment announced plans to roll out 30 new Web series as it tries to extend its prestige brands to the fast-growing digital video space. CNE president Dawn Ostroff, in…

May 1, 2013, 8:52 PM EDT

Glamour Hires First Digital Art Director Reflects effort to reach digital natives

Glamour has hired its first digital art director, a move that underscores its effort to reach the digital natives craved by the fashion brand and its advertisers. Yvonne Lao will oversee…

May 1, 2013, 5:02 PM EDT

Crowdfunding Efforts Aid Boston Marathon Victims Sites like GoFundMe, GiveForward raising millions

In the aftermath of last week’s Boston Marathon bombings, social platforms have become an important tool not just for sharing information about the events, but for raising funds for its…

April 23, 2013, 5:33 PM EDT

Smithsonian Magazine Launching Tech, Science Conference 'The Future Is Here' planned for June 1

Smithsonian magazine is getting ready to launch The Future Is Here, a new conference focusing on science, technology, engineering and math innovations. The conference is set take place on June…

April 22, 2013, 6:01 AM EDT

Reddit's Role Scrutinized in Boston Bombing Investigation [Updated] Was it a 'witch hunt' or legit efforts to help?

Social-news site Reddit is taking its lumps along with traditional media in their coverage of the Boston bombings. Reddit's general manager Erik Martin has expressed regret after the site wrongly identified…

April 19, 2013, 3:12 PM EDT

Time 100 Goes Heavy on Tech Titans, Innovators Sheryl Sandberg, Marissa Mayer, Kevin Systrom make the list

Today, Time magazine put out its 10th annual Time 100 list, a collection of the “most influential people in the world.” This year’s list includes influencers from the worlds of…

April 18, 2013, 11:08 AM EDT

More Than Half A Million Magazines Created on Flipboard 2.0 (So Far) Esquire proves especially popular

It’s been two weeks since the release of Flipboard 2.0, which gave users the ability to create their own custom magazines using repurposed content. Today, Flipboard released a spiffy infographic…

April 11, 2013, 5:53 PM EDT

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