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5 Steps to Success as an Artist

Corey Ferrugia | Posted 08.26.2015 | Arts
Corey Ferrugia

It was 2003 when I enrolled into the University of Arizona School of Music when I first began pursuing my career as a musician and artist. This also was a time in where the digital age was on the rise in it's earlier stages, which impacted the music industry at large on a catastrophic financial level.

How Live Streaming Will Change the Face of Philanthropy

Caroline Avakian | Posted 08.20.2015 | Impact
Caroline Avakian

While millennials embrace live-streaming mobile apps and adopt them at record rates, and apps like Periscope report 10 million downloads as of August 2, what does that mean for the rapidly changing face of philanthropy in the digital age?

Should Livestreaming Be Part of Your Social Media Strategy?

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 08.12.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

At the moment, a marketer will encounter varied results from live streams. Some streams will deliver astonishing results while some will have an average response. The reason behind this is the audience you are streaming to.

Up Periscope: I See the Future of Video

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.13.2015 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

On Periscope and Meerkat there are no viruses; nothing bad can happen to viewers; all they can do to people who are broadcasting unlicensed content is shut off their feeds and suspend their Twitter accounts.

Ice, NBC Sports and the Olympics

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 05.07.2015 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

In a stroke, the ice industry was over. And all the investment in ice houses and ice boxes and ice delivery routes was worth nothing. In a moment, a piece of new technology had wiped out a billion dollar business.

Battling Digital Monsters

Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney | Posted 05.04.2015 | Parents
Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney

Parents, let's face it. Our children's social lives are more complex, more challenging and frightening than ever before. The playing field is rapidly expanding and evolving with social media. This brings many benefits such as real time global connections, building social skills, along with increasing risks, creating spaces for cowardly anonymous bullies to taunt and tease their victims.

Here's the Future: Mayweather-Pacquiao LIVE on Periscope

Beverly Macy | Posted 05.04.2015 | Business
Beverly Macy

Did you pay to see the so-called 'fight of the century' between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquaio? Tons of bars and other public spots paid a pretty penny to make the event available to their customers - and many say it paid off big time.

Will The Next Content Revolution Be Live Streamed? How Periscope and Meerkat are Inventing the Future

Noah Mallin | Posted 06.22.2015 | Technology
Noah Mallin

While Periscope continues to curry favor, Meerkat's life is not on the line yet. Meerkat's capabilities could give Facebook a live component it is now missing or further enhance Snapchat's immersive experiences. Live streaming will bring a new dynamic to social media that has the potency to last.

Don't Become an Apple #WatchHole

Jack Hidary | Posted 06.09.2015 | Technology
Jack Hidary

Don't say you were not warned. If you go down the road of watch notifications, you will become a #watchhole and alienate everyone around you.

What Does Periscope's Live Mobile Streaming Mean to Media?

Kevin Siskar | Posted 06.03.2015 | Technology
Kevin Siskar

My intent is to start the conversation about how this new technology will be treated. Why? Because I find all this incredibly new, interesting and just plain old exciting. I can't wait to see how live mobile streaming reaches its full potential.

Up Periscope: Broadcasting Live Video On Your Smartphone

Jason Boucher | Posted 06.02.2015 | Technology
Jason Boucher

Periscope is not without it's faults. In the coming months, I hope some important changes are made. For example, there should be a list of categories, so I can find breaking news, tech talks or sports, and not just video of someone's empty fridge.

Why You Should Care About Periscope, Twitter's New Live-Streaming App

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 03.26.2015 | Technology

If you recently fell in love with Meerkat, you're going to want to check this out.

Social Media Lessons Learned from Meerkat

Jeremy Harris Lipschultz | Posted 05.17.2015 | Business
Jeremy Harris Lipschultz

Thought leaders, Internet celebrities, and media companies are falling over each other to race to Meerkat and rank on its enticing leader board.

Meerkats & Squirrels: No Monkey Business at SXSW 2015

Julio Fernandez | Posted 05.17.2015 | Technology
Julio Fernandez

SXSW is considered ground zero for sampling everything new from tech innovations to films to corporate parties galore, and featuring international, national and regional music acts. New ideas are flowing, and business deals are made hourly here in Austin.

A Look at SXSW Interactive

Courtney Price | Posted 05.15.2015 | Technology
Courtney Price

It has been an insanely busy couple of days SXSW Interactive so far. Want to see a slice of what it is like?

What You Should Know About Meerkat, The Hot New Video App

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 03.15.2015 | Technology

Call it Schrödinger's app: You probably just heard about Meerkat, and people are already saying it's dead.

Twitter Should Buy Meerkat

Kevin Siskar | Posted 05.02.2015 | Technology
Kevin Siskar

Something different happened yesterday. While I was on Twitter one of the people I follow Matt Mazzeo @Mazzeo sent out a tweet that said:

LOOK: Maverick Meerkats Are The Cowboys Your Granddaddy Was Talking About

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 11.22.2014 | Weird News

Ah, the old west. It was a mystical time, filled with real cowboys roughin' through tough terrain and even tougher hardships. It was a time of hats an...

These Unlikely BFFs Will Make You Swoon

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 04.21.2014 | Comedy

We've seen some unlikely animal friendships over the years, but this one definitely ranks high on the list of more unusual pairings. Rostock Ritz post...

Prob Hasn't Had His Coffee Yet

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.20.2014 | Comedy

Somewhere in Dortmund, Germany one defenseless meerkat is losing a battle -- against sleep. He is not the first to fight the good fight, but somehow h...

LOOK: Meerkats Are Even Cuter Than Sloths!

Posted 03.16.2015 | OWN

By Amy Shearn Cats are adorable. Sloths are super cute. But on those really dark days, those bluer-than-blue days, when your boss sends you off wit...

Adorable Baby Meerkats!

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2012 | Green

Meerkats may not actually be cats at all, but they sure are adorable. This litter of baby meerkats was born at the West Midlands Safari Park in Eng...

Confessions of a Groundhog

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

(As told to me by Punxsutawney Phil) It's been happening for over a century, and to be quite honest, it needs to stop right now. It needed to stop l...