Topic: Washington, D.C.

P&G Ads Are Taking Olympic Gold and Facebook Users Love Skiing Winter Games data roundup

Here comes the Olympics data. AceMetrix today unveiled numbers that bode extremely well for Procter & Gamble, which takes the top three spots in its Top 10 rankings for Winter…

February 13, 2014, 6:10 PM EST

D.C. Metro Ad Says Women Care More About Shoes Than Train Reliability Campaign touting progress takes big step backward

The D.C. Metro's newest ad campaign, dubbed "Metro Forward," took a giant step backward recently with a sexist print ad that suggests women would rather talk about shoes than public…

December 4, 2013, 8:57 AM EST

Ben & Jerry's Lets Subways, Cabs and Spoons Help Vote for Ice Creams Food truck-based initiative entails cool social twists

Ben & Jerry's social-media-minded summer campaign allows consumers to vote online for potential new ice cream flavors. Yeah, that's not exactly new. But while brands like Lay's have been running…

June 3, 2013, 12:02 AM EDT

Twitter Hires Former FCC Adviser Colin Crowell will become head of global public policy

Twitter, already an established tool among Washington lawmakers, is building its presence in the nation’s capital. The social networking service has hired telecom policy veteran Colin Crowell as its new head of…

August 29, 2011, 2:10 PM EDT

#F**kYouWashington Becomes Weekend's Hottest Non-Trend Some D.C. residents aren't too pleased

This past Saturday night, journalist and blogger Jeff Jarvis started one of the weekend's hottest Twitter hashtags—so hot, in fact, that it never even made it onto Twitter's official trending…

July 25, 2011, 3:29 PM EDT