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5 Predictions From TV Network Execs Last Year That Were Way Off

You'll hear a variety of pop hits during TV network upfront presentations, but the only song that really should be part of the soundtrack this week is Everything is Awesome from The Lego Movie.

Samsung’s 6 Greatest Marketing Moments on Todd Pendleton’s Watch

Samsung, in four years under U.S. marketing leader Todd Pendleton, went from an also-ran to a household name. With "The Next Big Thing Is Here" campaign in 2011, which slyly […]

8 Gadgets That Are Mesmerizing the Crowds at CES This Year

The best toys at the Consumer Electronics Show are the ones that make you want to grab them, never put them down and never look away. Our devices have become […]

Why a Great Second Season Is Often Too Late to Save a Struggling Show

Very few TV series emerge fully formed. Most shows take at least a season to figure themselves and their characters out, or to course-correct after a rocky beginning.

Prepare for a Summer of Slurpee Selfies Courtesy of 7-Eleven’s Mustache Straws

7-Eleven is now offering its Slurpees with hipsterlicious mustache straws and cups shaped like Mason jars. Be warned: they ain't free. It's a cool 99 cents for the stache straw, and a full $2.99 for the Mason jar (though you get your first Slurpee free).

Upfront Upheaval: ABC Creates an All-Shonda Rhimes Thursday Block

It’s Shonda Rhimes’ world; everyone else just lives in it.

WWF Snaps #Lastselfie of Endangered Animals

The Danish branch of the World Wildlife Fund is taking advantage of the fleeting nature of Snapchat to illustrate just how quickly it takes for an endangered species to be wiped off this planet.

How Samsung and David Ortiz Roped the President Into a Promotional Selfie

Has Samsung gone selfie crazy? The smartphone maker behind the Oscar selfie tweeted 'round the world has now brought President Barack Obama unwittingly into its marketing act.

Samsung Tells the Story Behind the Selfie That Ate Hollywood (and Twitter)

Samsung marketing chief Todd Pendleton attributes much of the brand’s marketing success to moving quickly and seizing opportunities on the fly. That’s not to say that the company doesn’t plan its efforts. It certainly does, but it leaves the door open to calling audibles. A perfect example is the World’s Most Famous Selfie at the Academy Awards.

10 YouTube Videos Everyone Is Watching

With the exploding popularity of selfies (see: Ellen Degeneres at the Oscars), it's little wonder Teens React to Super Selfie was a top viral video last week.