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B-to-B Firm Hopes Facebook-Look-Back-Styled Video Reels In Zuck, Martin and Marissa Eyeview's effort could be a reach, or brilliant

Who knows if Eyeview's stunt will work, but credit it for thinking outside the box. The personalized video technology firm is emailing a Who's Who of the advertising world a…

February 11, 2014, 11:45 AM EST

How San Francisco Landed the Super Bowl With Help From an Agency Woo and wow with technology

Here’s a Super Bowl brief most agencies haven’t encountered and one that has nothing to do with a 30-second spot. The mission: convincing NFL owners to choose a host city with…

June 25, 2013, 12:16 AM EDT

YouTube Co-founder Prepping Possible Rival Chad Hurley talking about new video platform designed for collaboration

YouTube has had its share of competition over the years. Companies like Vimeo and DailyMotion (plus copyright lawsuits and crushing overhead costs) led Chad Hurley and the video-sharing site’s co-founders…

March 9, 2013, 7:16 PM EST

YouTube Commits $200 Million in Marketing Support to Channels Upfront features Jay-Z, Neon Trees, Flo Rida

YouTube's "brandcast" event (please don't call it a NewFront) started off with a bang and ended with vp, global head of content Robert Kyncl pledging some $200 million in marketing…

May 3, 2012, 6:21 AM EDT

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt
Google's Schmidt Gets Off Easy in Senate Testimony Despite hostile testimony from competitors, hearing mostly friendly

WASHINGTON—Google chairman Eric Schmidt may never list Wednesday as one of the favorite days of his life, but, really, it could have been much worse. Yes, he had to face…

September 21, 2011, 5:39 PM EDT

Google Chairman Weighs In on Apple vs. Microsoft Eric Schmidt calls Steve Jobs the best CEO in 100 years

Eric Schmidt, Google's executive chairman and former CEO, offered his thoughts Thursday on why Apple has seen such tremendous success over the past decade, especially in comparison to competitor Microsoft. Schmidt…

September 2, 2011, 1:33 PM EDT

Eric Schmidt Talks Facebook, Twitter, and the FCC in Sun Valley "There is a lot coming" for Google+

In a Thursday night talk at the Allen & Company media conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt discussed some of the issues that the web giant…

July 8, 2011, 10:37 AM EDT

Lady Gaga: Silicon Valley Investor Backplane will help artists maintain an online presence

Lady Gaga has already partnered with Zynga, crashed Amazon with record album sales, sold designer clothing on Gilt, and now, she’s getting in on the ground floor of a new…

June 6, 2011, 11:43 AM EDT

Eric Schmidt Admits to Missing Out on the 'Friend Thing' Google CEO says, 'I screwed up'

In a keynote interview at AllThingsDigital’s D9 conference on Tuesday, Google CEO Eric Schmidt admitted that his biggest failure as the company's head was missing out on social networking—or, as…

June 1, 2011, 11:04 AM EDT

Google Says Facial Recognition is Creepy Schmidt says don't expect a database

Don’t expect Google to recognize you. Eric Schmidt, the company’s executive chairman, said Google will not build a database of users’ individual faces, even though the technology is available to…

May 19, 2011, 5:43 AM EDT