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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

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

Instagram's Video Ads Are Finally Live, and Here Are 4 From Major Brands Disney, Activision and Banana Republic among early buyers

After six months of testing, Instagram's video ads are officially here. Instagram, owned by Facebook, has deals to show 15-second autoplay spots from Disney, Activision, Lancome, Banana Republic and CW. The…

October 30, 2014, 3:00 AM EDT

Did Vine Star Jerome Jarre Just Walk Out on $1 Million Ad Deal? Tells world he's done selling out

It's like Michael Jordan retiring before ever actually signing with the Bulls. Jerome Jarre, a huge social video star, can't take it anymore and is leaving the ad game, just…

October 28, 2014, 11:27 AM EDT

Twitter's Shares Drop, Indicating 284 Million Users Just Aren't Enough Q3 growth disappoints

Twitter shares dropped about 10 percent after the company revealed its third quarter financial performance, with user growth slower than expected while ad sales rose. San Francisco-based Twitter accrued 284 million…

October 27, 2014, 5:53 PM EDT

Looking for a Holiday Retail Gig? Check Twitter This Year Shops recruit seasonal help via social

As part of an unorthodox new recruiting strategy, retailers are tapping their social media followers for temporary employees as the holiday season approaches. According to The Wall Street Journal, companies have…

October 27, 2014, 2:54 PM EDT

How HP Turned 6-Second Vines Into a 30-Second TV Ad Brands are repurposing social media, memes into multi-platform campaigns

Brands are constantly seeking creative methods to make their pricey campaigns pay off in more ways than one. But computer giant HP hit the jackpot by turning its Vine campaign…

October 27, 2014, 12:01 AM EDT

Inside Whole Foods' Store of the Future Tackles sustainability with digital displays

Just one week after launching its first national branding campaign, Whole Foods is promoting its sustainability cred in stores. The upscale grocer—with the help of SapientNitro's Second Story—has loaded up its…

October 27, 2014, 12:01 AM EDT

Facebook Departs From Real-Name Policy to Allow Privacy in Rooms New app reminiscent of old Web

Facebook’s new app Rooms is a nod to the desire for anonymity online and represents a throwback to the old-school Internet. Facebook launched its anticipated privacy-centric app this week to…

October 24, 2014, 2:45 PM EDT

IHeartRadio's Vending Machine Turns Instagram Photos Into Swag Targets college students' nostalgia for hometown radio

IHeartRadio is touring the country with a T-shirt vending machine that accepts Instagram photos as payment. The marketing effort has racked up 5.7 million impressions—likes, shares, views—in the first week…

October 24, 2014, 2:01 PM EDT

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