Third Screen Gets Its Own Show

“The Mo Show: In Pursuit of App-iness,” created and produced by Frank Chindamo, President/CEO of Fun Little Movies, is the world’s first TV show to make sense of the hundreds of thousands of entertainment choices and apps available to mobile device users. “This half-hour nationally-syndicated entertainment newsmagazine for TV, Mobile and the Web will do […]

Why Is ze frank Pitching A Tongue Brush?

Hold it, it’s not ze frank, it’s another guy acting like ze frank. “On your tongue!” Thanks Orabrush. Share

Weak Dollar, Strong Dollar General

Discount-store operator Dollar General Corp. plans to open 625 new stores and hire more than 6,000 workers in 2011. The company said today the store openings will be in 35 states it currently operates in as well as in three new states: Connecticut, Nevada and New Hampshire. It also plans to remodel or relocate 550 […]

Let’s Get This Guy Back In The Booth

This man has skills. As in any industry people fall through the cracks sometimes, but their talent isn’t diminished by the fall. Wouldn’t it be great to hire this guy for a radio job or two? There’s no contact info given, but the citizen reporter does give the man’s location as I-71 and Hudson Street […]

Yet Another Facebook Story: Be Positively Likable

The Facebook Data Team released a study recently that looks carefully at the words people use in their status updates and how these words influence behavior. Unsurprisingly, status updates with more positive emotional words receive more likes, and those with more negative emotional words receive less likes. Slightly less intuitive is the fact that positive […]

The Fish And Wildlife (And The Trillion Dollar Local Economy) Benefit From Commemorative Plate Sales

I’m far from a metrics freak, but I do enjoy learning about advertising that works. Therefore, I’m interested in the Hooray for the Bay campaign for Chesapeake Bay Trust by The Cyphers Agency in Annapolis, Maryland. The campaign sought to educate about Maryland’s Bay Plate, a license plate that consumers can buy for $20 whose […]

Yet Another Facebook Story: Wall Street Gets Social, Facebook Gets Richer

Facebook, once thought to be child’s play, is actually a machine that prints money. According to The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, Goldman Sachs has reached out to its wealthy private clients, offering them a chance to invest in Facebook– a move expected to raise $1.5 billion dollars in operating capital. The […]

No More Of That, My Lord

Popcorn, Indiana is a snack food company based in Englewood, NJ. The brand was recently featured on The Apprentice, and is now building on that by asking fans to make better videos featuring Popcorn, Indiana popcorn than the two contrived pieces that appeared on The Donald’s show. Here’s one possible winner in the Munch Better […]

Want To Sound Smart In Meetings This Week? Study This List

JWT Intelligence has listed 100 things to watch in 2011. Things like Beer Sommeliers, F-Commerce, 3D Printing, Entrepreneurial Journalism, Tap-to-Pay, Green Luxury Cars, Biomimicry and Virtual Mirrors. JWT: 100 Things to Watch in 2011 There’s a lot for a marketer to consider here. But not everyone is enamored with the list. Chatsworth Snuffington II on […]