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Instagram Users Like NASA’s Worldly View Time lapse video shows the Earth turning from space

NASA's Earth-to-audience message on its Instagram page is leading governmental agency efforts to reach online viewers this week. The aeronautics and aerospace research group's time lapse video of our planet was…

August 29, 2014, 5:03 PM EDT

Apple Blocks Developers From Selling User Health Data to Marketers Tweaks privacy rules ahead of gadget launches

Apple updated its privacy policy to prohibit the sale of user health data to advertisers, according to The Financial Times. The policy update comes just ahead of an anticipated Sept.…

August 29, 2014, 1:18 PM EDT

With Nearly 3 Billion Views, the Enigmatic 'DisneyCollector' Fascinates Children on YouTube Unboxing videos go massively viral

This week's most viewed Web series video isn't a song, dance, skit or prank. It's a simple unboxing video of the Play Dough Sparkle set featuring the Disney Princesses, uploaded…

August 29, 2014, 12:55 PM EDT

Publicis Groupe Looking to Buy Ad Tech Firm Criteo Deal talk sends stock soaring

Publicis Groupe has its sights on an acquisition of ad tech firm Criteo, according to reports today. The media holding company’s interest helped propel Criteo’s stock up nearly 20 percent. Criteo…

August 29, 2014, 11:48 AM EDT

Mondelez Taps QuizUp to Mobilize On-Pack Codes Teams up with One Direction for second year

For years, packaged-goods brands have relied on marketing tactics that ask consumers to cut out the codes found on packages to drive sales. In exchange for mailing in these codes,…

August 29, 2014, 11:04 AM EDT

Is This the World's First Unstealable Bike? Yerka Project hopes to make locks obsolete

For decades, urban cyclists have been seeking the ultimate bike lock, only to find each one's vulnerabilities eventually demonstrated on YouTube. But what if the answer were in the bike…

August 29, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT

Google's Project Wing drone
Google's Project Wing Is Developing Delivery Drones Cooking up devices in its secretive laboratories

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a Google drone? The Silicon Valley-based research laboratory, Google X, announced on Thursday that it is looking into developing the pilot-less flying devices.…

August 28, 2014, 6:59 PM EDT

Pandora Launches Radio App for Google Glass Streams music via hand and voice commands

Pandora has unveiled an app that lets users program music on Google Glass through touch prompts and voice activation. Designed during a recent three-day hackathon by the Oakland, Calif.-based music streaming…

August 28, 2014, 5:36 PM EDT

Facebook's Events Ads Take Aim at Mobile and Local Sales Invitation-styled units come to the News Feed

Facebook is rolling out a news feed ad unit for events marketers in the coming weeks. The move is the Menlo Park, Calif.-based company's latest attempt at bringing in as many…

August 28, 2014, 5:31 PM EDT

Uber Partners With Casper for Mattress Delivery on Labor Day Weekend App is transitioning to marketing platform

A new partnership between Uber and mattress company Casper this weekend highlights how the app is increasingly becoming a advertising platform for brands. The Labor Day Sleep on Demand campaign runs…

August 28, 2014, 2:24 PM EDT

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