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Jake Gyllenhaal Is Not Interested in This 'Nightcrawler' Red Band Trailer

LOS ANGELES — Nightcrawler isn't your typical Hollywood Halloween movie — and that's a good, creepy thing. Jake Gyllenhaal plays an ambitious newbie paparazzi videographer in this neo-noir film that premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival to great acclaim. Show More Summary

6 Figure Fans: 6 Things You May Not Know About the Affluent Facebook Consumer

Affluent consumers know the unbridled joy of receiving a W-2 with earnings worth $100K or more at the end of the year. They may not be a particularly large group, but what they don’t have in size, they more than make up for in cash flow. Show More Summary

4 Social Marketing Time Management Tips

“If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” – Yogi BerraTime management has always been a hot topic. It’s so easy to get lost down the rabbit hole and realize two hours later you did not get anything accomplished.If you work in social media, then you get what I’m talking about. Show More Summary

NYC Ebola Patient's Neighbor: 'I Don't See a Need to Panic'

NEW YORK — Many residents who live in the same neighborhood as New York's first Ebola patient know their facts and say they aren't afraid of catching the virus. "Like they said, it's only something you can get from direct contact with bodily fluids," said Ryan Carlos. Show More Summary

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Rooms App | Finding Influential Customers

Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. Facebook’s Rooms App Is a Flashback to Internet Bulletin Boards (The New York Times) Facebook took the wraps off an app, called Rooms, on Thursday. And it is far more like Reddit or Ning (remember that?) than Whisper or Snapchat. Show More Summary

Tiffany Shlain Hopes to ‘Elevate What People Are Watching Online’

Tiffany Shlain (EP and director) and Sawyer Steele (producer) at the premiere of ‘The Future Starts Here’ season two. The second season of Tiffany Shlain’s popular web video series ‘The Future Starts Here’ debuted Thursday. (You canShow More Summary

3 Tips for Finding (and Retaining) Influential Customers [Infographic]

Influencing customers can be very tricky, especially because consumers are so aware and dismissive of advertising. Turning customers into influencers may be the more profitable path, because of increased peer influence on social networks. Show More Summary

Is Yovo a More Secure Ephemeral Messaging Platform?

Ephemeral messaging seems to be the hot ticket lately. Snapchat is receiving investment attention, and Facebook continues to pursue slingshot. However, with persistent security weaknesses from services like Snapchat, users may want to use something more secure. Show More Summary

Creators Generate the Value on YouTube But Don’t Get Much Back

YouTube is probably the largest repository of video the world has ever seen. The site is worth more than $40 billion, and users upload more than 100 hours of video every 60 seconds. Within all that video, there is lots of copyrighted...Show More Summary

Want to Monetize Your Social Media Following? Here’s One Way

For those who’ve been wondering how to monetize their social media following, a new content-creation subscription site might be the answer. ConnectPal allows any person to provide content and any person to subscribe to that content without...Show More Summary

Study: 40% of Adults Experience Cyberbullying

Remember when bullying happened only face-to-face? OK, some of you might not, but according to a new study, teens aren’t the only ones suffering from cyberbullying. Nearly 75 percent of American adults have witnessed online harassment,...Show More Summary

Social Media Newsfeed: Zuck Speaks in Mandarin | New Social Network Has Revenue Sharing

Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Addresses Students in Chinese (The Next Web) Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg surprised the audience at Tsinghua University in Beijing when he answered questions in Mandarin. Show More Summary

A Quora Answer May Become a TV Series

Aspiring TV writers, listen up: a Quora answer is being pitched as a potential TV series. Variety first reported the news that an answer from the Q&A social network has been optioned by Emmy-winning producer Josh C. Kline. Kline, inShow More Summary

Queen Elizabeth II Tweets for the First Time

Though she still doesn't have a personal Twitter account, Queen Elizabeth II, the monarch of the United Kingdom, has tweeted for the first time The Queen tweeted from the official account of the British Monarchy after opening the Information Age exhibition at London's Science Museum on Friday. Show More Summary

MakerBot CEO: No New Hardware at CES

Jenny Lawton took a somewhat circuitous route to the helm of 3D printing leader MakerBot Before joining the company as “Head of People” in 2011, Lawton spent ten years in retail, running her own bookstore in Greenwich, Connecticut. And...Show More Summary

Animals Can Experience the Uncanny Valley

In 2009, researchers at Princeton University showed macaque monkeys three images of their species: a real photograph, an unrealistic computer rendering and a detailed digital caricature. The monkeys, which normally coo and smack their...Show More Summary

3 Steps to Understanding Facebook Remarketing

This past year, Facebook began offering remarketing capabilities directly through it’s ad interface. This was a major advancement for marketers looking to place contextually relevant ads within the newsfeeds or sidebars of previous brand website visitors. Show More Summary

Rap Video Parodies Australian Prime Minister Ahead of G20 Summit

Warning: Video above is NSFW MELBOURNE — Stimulating growth and creating jobs will be high on the agenda at next month's G20 summit in Brisbane But some aren't entirely convinced Australia has its house in order as it prepares to welcome...Show More Summary

The Impressive Display of Sculptures By The Sea on Sydney's Coastline

Sydney is starting to heat up. The air is warm, the nights are light, people are baring limbs and mingling in the sunshine As this time hits every year, the iconic event Sculptures by the Sea kicks off on the Bondi to Bronte 2km coastal walk. Show More Summary

Breaking Down the LinkedIn Social Selling Funnel

Are you still struggling to get results with social selling and LinkedIn? Social selling is not easy at first. It can feel unnatural and even awkward at times. This might be because many entrepreneurs and sales professionals think of...Show More Summary

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