David Taintor

The Onion Explains Twitter Hack

The Onion—a publication that doesn't even offer real news—seems like an odd target for the Syrian Electronic Army, but the satirical news site claimed its Twitter account fell victim to hackers from the group earlier this week.

AOL Sales Team Now Has to Pass the IAB Certification Exam

AOL's sales team is about to get schooled—sort of.

Associated Press Updates Social Media Guidelines

The Associated Press announced an update to its social media guidelines, with a focus in part on potentially dangerous or sensitive stories, like the recent terrorist attack in Boston.

Maker Studios Names New Executive Chairman

The YouTube-native network Maker Studios has announced a leadership shakeup. Ynon Kreiz, Maker's chairman, has been named executive chairman, while co-founder and CEO Danny Zappin will settle in as an adviser and remain on the board.