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Top 10 Branded Videos: Coke Takes Mobile Gaming to the Street And Paris passersby get their groove on

Coca-Cola has a creative way to entice you to download its mobile app: Stage an outdoor event with some popular dancers and upload the footage to YouTube. The soda giant makes…

October 15, 2014, 1:27 PM EDT

Jim Gaffigan Was an Adman and Has a LinkedIn Account to Prove It Comedian riffs on agency biz and Holiday Inn Express

It would probably be a totally buried, obscure footnote if his comedic peers like Marc Maron, Kristen Schaal or Todd Barry were products of the same career path. But there's Jim…

October 15, 2014, 7:31 AM EDT

How DramaFever Turned Subtitles Into a Multimillion Dollar Business SoftBank buys Asian streaming site for up to $140 million

DramaFever knew it had a hit when it started its business of streaming international TV shows even though the majority of its audience didn't yet know about the Asian dramas…

October 14, 2014, 10:20 PM EDT

Chanel Got 1.8 Million Instagram Followers Virtually out of Nowhere After a few posts, the brand has competitors beat

After only one day of Instagram work, Chanel is already ahead of a good number of its high-end fashion competitors in terms of audience on the social channel. Chanel posted its…

October 14, 2014, 3:29 PM EDT

Top 10 Web Video Series: BuzzFeed Scores With Kittens and Puppies Sponsored hit series Dear Kitten returns

BuzzFeed knows that if ain't broke, don't fix it. The publisher returned with a new Dear Kitten video with Friskies this week, though threw the cat’s mortal enemy—the dog—into the…

October 14, 2014, 3:21 PM EDT

McDonald's Now Accepts American Express Rewards Points Launches this week in New York, Chicago

American Express is partnering with McDonald's to offer a new service that allows rewards program cardholders to redeem points for meals. The pay-with-points service launches this week in New York and…

October 14, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

Google Ramps Up the Same-Day Delivery Service War With more cities and merchants on board, can it take on Amazon Prime?

Google is hoping that if you're going to shop local, you'll go with Google Express. This week, the company officially rebranded its former Shopping Express service—which allows people to order items…

October 14, 2014, 11:52 AM EDT

Heineken Is Cornering the Beer Market for Soccer Fans Pours $40 million into MLS

Heineken has inked a five year, $50 million sponsorship deal with Major League Soccer, according to The Wall Street Journal. The Dutch brewer continues its soccer offensive and replaces Budweiser,…

October 14, 2014, 11:32 AM EDT

Upworthy Claims It Can Deliver Its Positive Spin for Brands Says ads improve perception up to 25%

At some point, you've probably come across a post from Upworthy, the publisher known for its emotional stories that make readers feel pumped up about the world. While this tactic has…

October 13, 2014, 5:22 PM EDT

Snapchat Pictures Hacked From Third-Party Site More than 200,000 photos of teenagers reportedly posted

Hackers have reportedly breached hundreds of thousands of Snapchat photos from a third-party site. On Sunday, more than 200,000 photos of teenagers were posted online, per The Guardian. The breach affected…

October 13, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT

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