I remember the day in April 2001 when Bob Simon flew into northern Kenya's Kakuma Refugee Camp to cover the Lost Boys, a story that has become among the most watched in 60 Minutes' history, and that Bob followed for the next twelve years. Bob...Show More Summary
It was a night to celebrate, entertain and be entertained. The centerpiece of the evening? Thirteen short videos featuring stunning images and stories. The post Videos: Talent on Display at Communication Leadership Movie Night appeared first on Flip the Media.
Donald Trump says his hair is real — and it's fantastic. The real estate mogul and reality television personality answered a series of fan questions in a Facebook video published Wednesday. Among the inquiries: Will he ever change his famous hairstyle? "The ratings are so good on 'The Apprentice' and everything else, I'm afraid to do it. Show More Summary
With so many Super Bowl advertisers pre-releasing or teasing their advertising before the game, the commentary and speculation has been at full tilt. But I have to say, it's all leaving many people asking -- where's the magic? Is the...Show More Summary
Now that CNN has invested in documentary films and original programming beyond live news, the network’s got a presence at the Sundance Film Festival, where two CNN Films, “The Hunting Ground” and “Fresh Dressed” will be premiered. The network’s base of operations at Sundance, the “CNN Films Lounge,” opened with a toast to filmmakers on Friday. Show More Summary
Above: iPad Mockup by Regy Perlera; Facebook Thumbs Down via Giorgi Balakhadzi (CC BY-SA 3.0) Social media professionals may notice something different with their brands’ profiles on Facebook in 2015: they can’t reach their followers. Show More Summary
The first annual National Readathon Day, a marathon to encourage reading across the nation, will take place on January 24, 2015. So far more than 120 teams have raised more than $20,000 as part of the event. Proceeds will support the...Show More Summary
Months ago, shortly after Stuart Scott gave a moving speech about his fight with cancer, a group of ESPN producers–led by Mike Lieber, Miriam Greenfield and Denny Wolfe–began work on what would become the 14-minute tribute obituary that aired on ESPN this morning. Show More Summary
The panel was dubbed “Content Frenzy,” a reference to marketers rushing to become publishers, too. The FORBES BrandVoice program helps propel this movement. That got us a seat in front of 250 p.r. professionals uneasy about what it means for them. At one point each panelist was prodded to ask another a “tough” question. The […]
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When the “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” teaser trailer premiered it showed off a new three-pronged lightsaber, igniting a flurry of fans to equally defend and denounce the design. Star Wars trailer was neato but that lightsaber looked dumb. Show More Summary
ESPN’s Keith Olbermann has attacked NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on a regular basis since the league botched the handling of Ray Rice‘s domestic abuse situation. Since the NFL and ESPN are partners, and the league will do anythingShow More Summary
Only a few TV anchors have sat behind the NBC evening news desk during the past 65 years. On December 2, 2004, a new person took a seat at the desk, when Brian Williams succeeded Tom Brokaw as anchor of NBC Nightly News. (View: 10thShow More Summary
Setting aside the recent controversy about charging higher prices for plus-size women's jeans, Old Navy has been getting its share of good press lately. Celebrating its 20th birthday at the end of last month, the Gap-owned clothing brand set up ginormous machines in New York and Los Angeles that rendered selfies into balloon portraits. Show More Summary
In 2006 former guitar teacher, Andy Mckee, uploaded a video of himself playing his song "Drifting". The video garnerened over 50 million views, and even caught the attention of Prince who flew Mckee out to Austrailia to join him for a few shows. Produced by Devan Joseph. Video courtesy of Associated Press. Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Universal Pictures unveiled the first trailer for next summer's "Jurassic World" movie Tuesday starring Chris Pratt. From the looks of it, the fourth installment in the series will be filled with plenty of computer-generated (CG) dinosaurs and Velociraptors. Show More Summary
Atlanta’s WGCL has lost three chief meteorologists this year alone. After Markina Brown‘s departure earlier this month, the CBS affiliate was once again on the lookout for a new weather anchor. Well, it looks like they’ve found Brown’s...Show More Summary
Nairobi, November 24, 2014--The Committee to Protect Journalists today calls on authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo to stop meddling with radio station broadcasts in the country. The Congolese Information Minister Lambert Mende has called for the shutdown of several radio stations in recent weeks, and a few...
Some conservatives are incensed that President Barack Obama quoted scripture in his speech on Thursday about immigration reform, Media Matters for America reports, and RawStory expands. "Scripture tells us that we shall not oppress a stranger, for we know the heart of a stranger -- we were strangers once, too," the president said Thursday night. Show More Summary
This penultimate portion of Live Talks LA’s fifth season sold out quickly a month beforehand. A total of 900 copies of John Cleese‘s autobiography were sold November 18 at Glendale’s Alex Theatre and, per the full video of the conversation...Show More Summary