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These Were the Hottest Apps, Games and Gadgets of 2016

History will remember 2016 as when digital became a constant overlay to real life, with presidential candidates trolling one another on social media before and after debates while mobile game […]

Hot List: The 24 Digital Brands, Startups and Games That Defined 2015

Technology historians will remember 2015 as the year when we first talked about robots and drones without a sense of irony. And they’ll note it was the year when the […]

Revealed: The Winners of Adweek’s 2014 Hot List

What a year in media. Prime-time's drama queen Shonda Rhimes—plus literally anything HBO did—kept us from cutting the cord. Netflix, Instagram and Minecraft continued to dominate our digital lives, while apps like Uber, Tinder and Kik achieved must-have status.

The Truth About Mobile Advertising? It’s a House of Cards

Like last year and the year before that, 2014 has been dubbed the “Year of Mobile” when ad dollars would start to catch up to smartphone usage.

Whoopi Goldberg Has Limits on Where She Takes Her Smartphone Calls

Specs Who Whoopi Goldberg Age 58

The 2013 Hot List Winners Have Been Announced

This was the year Breaking Bad, Candy Crush and BuzzFeed commanded our attention, Cosmo went from the bedroom to the boardroom, and Jimmy Fallon got a big promotion.

Revolution Star Elizabeth Mitchell Can’t Keep Candy Crush Off Her Phone

Specs  Who Elizabeth Mitchell Age 43

Brands Are Lining Up to Reach Locket’s 150,000 Users

Locket, an Android app that pays users a penny each time they view an ad while unlocking their phones, may seem like a head scratcher of a business model.

X Factor’s Demi Lovato Has a Passion for the Paranormal

Specs Who Demi Lovato Age 21 Accomplishments Singer-songwriter; judge on Fox’s The X Factor (Season 3 premiered this week); appearing in Glee this season