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Why 'Captain America' and 'Katniss' Are Most Likely to Flirt This Halloween PlentyOfFish's survey zeroes in on singles

Still trying to decide on a Halloween costume? Dating site PlentyOfFish surveyed 1,200 heterosexual single men and women between the ages of 21 and 40 to figure out what they…

October 31, 2014, 12:51 PM EDT

IBM's Business Clients Are Getting More Twitter Data And Twitter, meanwhile, gets a new head of products

IBM and Twitter are teaming up to offer businesses more data from the social network. For example, Big Blue's business customers can employ its Watson Analytics to mine 500 million daily…

October 31, 2014, 12:24 PM EDT

Check Out This Week's 10 Must-See Digital Marketing Stats Michael Jordan, LeBron and Instagram's data reach rarified air

Here are this week's 10 most intriguing statistics from the digital marketing world, including a trio of basketball-driven data points as the NBA season is upon us. Check them out…

October 31, 2014, 11:48 AM EDT

AOL Gives Advertisers an Alternative to Facebook's People-Based Marketing Builds technology to serve ads anywhere

AOL is into "people-centric" marketing just like Facebook. The company said it could now identify 100 million consumers and target ads to them no matter what device they utilize—desktop, laptop,…

October 31, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

Top 10 Web Video Series: Brutally Honest Look at the Latest X-Men Movie Anyone else notice the mutant flick is just a remake of Terminator 2?

If there's one thing that the folks at Honest Trailers do best, they know exactly how to skewer the basic truth out of movies—and they don't spare critically acclaimed ones…

October 31, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT

Top 10 Branded Videos: Air New Zealand Enlists The Hobbit for In-Flight Safety Video, Again Peter Jackson reminds you to store your electronic devices

Air New Zealand's quirky "The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made" marks the airline’s latest go at enlisting characters from J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-Earth to spoof the stuffy in-flight safety video. The…

October 31, 2014, 12:00 AM EDT

Here Is the Video of Jerome Jarre's In-Flight Antics That Almost Got Him Arrested Turns out you can't wear a Speedo on a plane

Jerome Jarre posted video of his in-flight Speedo fiasco on YouTube today showing why he was detained in Miami after a flight this week. Jarre, who became "social media famous"…

October 30, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

The Top 10 Halloween Candy Brands on Twitter You might say 'gimme a break' when you see No. 1

The time is upon us for trick-or-treating, as Halloween looms tomorrow. So Crimson Hexagon mined Twitter for all mentions of candies this month on the social platform. And a quick note…

October 30, 2014, 4:31 PM EDT

Taco Bell Explains Its Social Media Blackout and How It Lit Up Mobile Orders Within Hours Diners used new app at 75% of stores

One day after launching a mobile payment and ordering app, Taco Bell says its stunt to shut down social media had some initial success. On Tuesday, 90 percent of the chain's…

October 30, 2014, 1:36 PM EDT

NatGeo's Instagram Video Shows Us Why Sherpas Climb Mount Everest Check out this week's top 10 branded spots

National Geographic has been doing fantastic work on Instagram for months, but its recent social video can show marketers of all stripes just how to tease a larger effort. The publisher…

October 30, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT

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