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AOL Partners With Hispanic Video Network

Realscreen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Latino Voices

AOL has closed a licensing deal with MiTú, a multi-channel video network for Latino audiences, that calls for MiTú to syndicate its original and par...

Programmatic Brings "Singularity" to Ad Marketplace, AOL's Tim Armstrong

Andy Plesser | Posted 03.19.2014 | Business
Andy Plesser

Automation is allowing advertisers to find the consumers that are important to them while publishers are offering up targeted consumers in an emerging...

AOL Relinquishes Majority Stake In Patch

Re/Code | Peter Kafka | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Patch isn’t dead, and AOL isn’t officially done with it. But Tim Armstrong’s big bet on local news has come to an end: The AOL CEO is handing ov...

AOL is Expanding TechCrunch's Global Footprint as CrunchBase Gets Overhall

Andy Plesser | Posted 03.16.2014 | Media
Andy Plesser

LAS VEGAS -  The global emergence of entrepreneurship and the start-up sensibility is powering the  global expansion of TechCrunch, explains Ned Des...

CES Shingerview: Cary Tilds, GroupM

David Shing | Posted 03.15.2014 | Technology
David Shing

At CES this past week, I had the pleasure of talking to Group M's Chief Innovation Officer, Cary Tilds, on some of the tech trends she saw at CES, and where she thinks the future of technology heading.

AOL's Armstrong: Native Ads Need 'Human' Familiarity

Andy Plesser | Posted 03.11.2014 | Media
Andy Plesser

LAS VEGAS -- Marketing land is abuzz about "native advertising" - the hybridized presentation of marketing in the guise of publisher editorial. As d...

Apps Need to Merge or Face Death

Rick Robinson | Posted 03.09.2014 | Technology
Rick Robinson

Surely we're going to have to find a way to marry up these iron-clad content containers and allow consumers to roam free. It will probably be one of two things that spark it: Demand from consumers, or lack thereof.

AOL's Lord: 2014 Is All About 'Programmatic 2.0'

Andy Plesser | Posted 03.05.2014 | Business
Andy Plesser

AOL's advertising chief says advertisers' understanding of so-called "programmatic" technology improved at the tail end of 2013 - now the year ahead i...

AOL's Lord: 2014 Is All About 'Programmatic 2.0'

Andy Plesser | Posted 03.05.2014 | Technology
Andy Plesser

AOL's advertising chief says advertisers' understanding of so-called "programmatic" technology improved at the tail end of 2013 - now the year ahead i...

Timothy Stenovec

The Real Reason Companies Are Mad At The NSA

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 12.09.2013 | Technology

Big technology companies are seeing signs that the public's worries about government spying are a threat to their future profits, analysts say. The...

Drawing the Line on Government Surveillance

Rep. Mike Honda | Posted 02.08.2014 | Technology
Rep. Mike Honda

The revelations that have come out about the National Security Agency's PRISM program are disturbing. The scale and scope of the collection of information about electronic communications and telephone calls that originate and pass through the United States is truly astounding.

Performa 13 Shingerview: RoseLee Goldberg

David Shing | Posted 02.01.2014 | Arts
David Shing

Human connection, technology, and art are as intwined for me, as they are for RoseLee. She has delighted, inspired, and educated the masses as both a professor and author of art history.

Performa 13 Shingerview: Vishal Jugdeo

David Shing | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
David Shing

I had the opportunity to sit with Performa 13 artist, Vishal Jugdeo, who created a new video installation where live and pre-recorded footage from French Guiana and Los Angeles, unfolded simultaneously within a constructed theatrical set and viewing environment.

Performa 13 Shingerview: Molly Lowe

David Shing | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
David Shing

Performa artist Molly Lowe, whose experimental play takes place tonight and tomorrow, imagines a culture where humans have devolved into a tangle of fingers.

Performa 13 Shingerview: Ryan McNamara

David Shing | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
David Shing

I had the opportunity to talk to one of the "artists to watch" at Performa 13, Ryan McNamara. Ryan's MEƎM: A Story Ballet About the Internet is an immersive performance experience that explores Internet Culture.

Performa 13 Shingerview: Jennifer Wen Ma

David Shing | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
David Shing

Jennifer Wen Ma sat down with me to talk about her residency at Performa 13. "It's not a performance in the traditional sense of performance art. It is experiential art." Her residency, which spans eight days, lifts the curtain on what it takes to make an opera.

What Pirating Taught Me About Life

Brian Penny | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News
Brian Penny

I bought, sold, and traded every game, application, movie, and album I could find. In doing so, I saw the evolution of digital privacy.

SIC Shingerview: Jonathan Woods, TIME

David Shing | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
David Shing

Is a picture still worth 1000 words? Jonathan Woods, Senior Editor of Photo and Interactive, at TIME, thinks so. At the Seattle Interactive Conference, I had the opportunity to pick Jonathan's brain on his unique perspective on photography's role in the art of storytelling.

The 2016 Presidential Election Just May Be Determined by Reddit

Eric Yaverbaum | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Eric Yaverbaum

When even the government can no longer be trusted to tell the truth, where can Americans go to find out what's important and what should be covered?

SIC Shingerview: Michelle Goldberg, Ignition & Rebecca Kaden, Maveron

David Shing | Posted 11.05.2013 | Technology
David Shing

A fun part of the Seattle Interactive Conference this year was the AT&T Wearables Hackathon. I had the opportunity to sit and chat with two of the hackathon's judges, venture capitalists Michelle Goldberg, Partner at Ignition, and Rebecca Kaden, Principal at Maveron.

SIC Shingerview: Rand Fishkin, MOZ

David Shing | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
David Shing

Did you know that more than a billion people per day perform a search online? Rand Fishkin does! At the Seattle Interactive Conference, I spoke with Rand Fishkin, CEO of MOZ, on all things SEO.

SIC Shingerview: Pablos Holman, Futurist, Inventor, Hacker

David Shing | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
David Shing

Pablos Holman focuses on the world's bigger problems, inventing things that enrich the human experience. He is currently working on a bunch of awesome projects -- including a malaria-eradicating device that can shoot mosquitoes out of the sky with lasers.

SIC Shingerview: Keith Frankel, HubSpot

David Shing | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
David Shing

One of the most exciting trends that I saw at the Seattle Interactive Conference this past week is that Design is back with a capital D. Reinforcing that is Keith Frankel, Head of Creative and Design at HubSpot, with whom I chatted about all things creative.

SIC Shingerview: Jeff Lanctot, Mixpo & Callie Schweitzer, TIME

David Shing | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
David Shing

At the Seattle Interactive Conference, I sat down with Callie Schweitzer, Director of Digital Innovation at TIME, and Jeff Lanctot, CEO of Mixpo, and former Global CMO of Razorfish. Both Callie and Jeff have experience in brand building.

SIC Shingerview: Megan Tweed, Razorfish

David Shing | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
David Shing

I had the pleasure of sitting with Megan Tweed, VP of Media at Razorfish. Watch as we also talk about her Collective, the importance of connecting, and how she applied the ethos of punk music to her adult life.