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Want Your Ad to Go Viral? Get a TV Network to Ban It.

Want Your Ad to Go Viral? Get a TV Network to Ban It. | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
For the second year running, SodaStream has had its Super Bowl ad rejected by a TV network -- and it's proven to be a 'PR gift' for the company.
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The Gap, A Typographic Video Based on an Inspirational Talk About Creativity by Ira Glass

The Gap, A Typographic Video Based on an Inspirational Talk About Creativity by Ira Glass | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Ira Glass offers some inspiring advice to creative people struggling with a gap between their tastes and their abilities in the video "The Gap" by photographer Daniel Sax. The video features a seri...
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Area Grandma Enjoys Flourishing Correspondence With Mailer-Daemon

Area Grandma Enjoys Flourishing Correspondence With Mailer-Daemon | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL—Saying it provides a pleasant and rewarding diversion from the quietness of living alone, local grandmother Rosemary Burke confirmed Wednesday that she has been enjoying a thriving correspondence with Mailer-Daemon.
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Key 3D printing patent expired yesterday

Key 3D printing patent expired yesterday | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Yesterday marked the expiry of US Patent 5597589, "Apparatus for producing parts by selective sintering." This is one of the core patents in the 3D printing world -- the patent that allows 3D printer companies to charge more for fine nylon powder than Michelin-starred restaurants charge for filet mignon.
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How not to freak out when you meet your hero

How not to freak out when you meet your hero | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
I've never met any of the celebs on my "celebs I'd most like to meet" list (David Bowie, Weird Al Yankovic, and Oprah). If I did, though, I'm fairly certain I'd have a massive freakout. Unless, tha...
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I'm Charles Duhigg, and This Is How I Work

I'm Charles Duhigg, and This Is How I Work | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
You might say Charles Duhigg is a man of habit, and he'd probably say that we all are. His book, The Power of Habit, examines why we're prone to forming patterns of behavior--both good and bad--and how we can use that process to take the reins on life and work. We caught up with the New York Times journalist to discuss some habits of his own.
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Go ahead and gossip. It's good for society

Go ahead and gossip.  It's good for society | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
When people know that others may gossip about them—and experience the resulting social exclusion—they tend to learn from the experience and reform their behavior by cooperating more in future group...
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Tech Investors Buy Themselves Some Blue Bottle Coffee | TechCrunch

After all the VC deals that get done at Blue Bottle Coffee, it's only fitting that Blue Bottle Coffee's fundraising be one of them. The tony coffee brewery..
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Facebook Shares Surge On First Ever $1 Billion Mobile Ad Revenue Quarter

Facebook Shares Surge On First Ever $1 Billion Mobile Ad Revenue Quarter | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Investors will be especially sensitive to is whether CEO Mark Zuckerberg, COO Sheryl Sandberg or CFO David Ebersman mention the word "teens."
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Warren Buffett Wants to Pay You $1 Billion for the Perfect March Madness Bracket

Warren Buffett Wants to Pay You $1 Billion for the Perfect March Madness Bracket | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
How do you like odds of 1 in 9.2 quintillion? That's how likely it is to predict a flawless NCAA bracket.
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Give Any Mobile Browser Safari Reader-Like Powers with a Bookmarklet

Give Any Mobile Browser Safari Reader-Like Powers with a Bookmarklet | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
One of the best features of Safari for iOS is Reader. With a tap of a button you can strip a web site down to its bare essentials and read without the clutter of menus or ads. Thankfully, as Wired points out, you can get the same feature in a browser like Chrome using a bookmarklet from Readability or Instapaper.
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McDonald's Worker Sold Heroin in Happy Meals, Police Say

McDonald's Worker Sold Heroin in Happy Meals, Police Say | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
A Pittsburgh McDonald's employee sold heroin in Happy Meal boxes to customers who used the code phrase, "I'd like to order a toy," according to police.
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British Movie Villains Take Center Stage in New Jaguar Super Bowl Ad [VIDEO]

British Movie Villains Take Center Stage in New Jaguar Super Bowl Ad [VIDEO] | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
The British villain trope has been proved once and for all in this Jaguar Super Bowl ad.
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NOISE, A Short Film That Explores White and Black Noise Through Motion Capture

NOISE, A Short Film That Explores White and Black Noise Through Motion Capture | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Directed and designed by Mr Kaplin for IdN v20n5: Organic Ornaments' Motion Gallery, "NOISE" uses CGI of motion capture performers Joanna Gale and Christopher Evans to demonstrate white and black n...
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Lenovo Bets On The Mobile Mind Shift And Aims To Be A Digital Platform

Lenovo Bets On The Mobile Mind Shift And Aims To Be A Digital Platform | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Lenovo’s made three strategic moves in just one month: 1) Buying IBM’s x86 server business, 2) Reorging into four business units – most importantly including one called “ecosystem and cloud group”, and 3) Buying Motorola Mobility.
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Google sells Motorola to Lenovo for $2.91 billion

Google sells Motorola to Lenovo for $2.91 billion | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Google is selling Motorola Mobility to Lenovo, giving the Chinese smartphone manufacturer a major presence in the US market. Lenovo will buy Motorola for $2.91 billion in a mixture of cash and...
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Lenovo buying Motorola's handset business from Google for nearly $3 billion (update: confirmed)

Lenovo buying Motorola's handset business from Google for nearly $3 billion (update: confirmed) | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
According to several sources Lenovo is nearing a rather stunning deal that would put Motorola's cellphone business in its back pocket for roughly $3
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Google's Game Of Moneyball In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence

Google's Game Of Moneyball In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Google is cornering the talent market in AI and robotics to dominate the next era of computing.
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More Major Retailers Are Getting Ready to Accept Bitcoin

More Major Retailers Are Getting Ready to Accept Bitcoin | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Bitcoin startup Coinbase already makes it possible for Overstock to accept bitcoins as payment. And other big retailers are signing up for its service.
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Dip into a New Pool of Talent by Employing Seniors

Dip into a New Pool of Talent by Employing Seniors | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Are you racking your brains looking for a way to hire employees on a tight budget? You might be missing the boat by not employing seniors.
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Peek Inside Your Computer with These Wallpapers

Peek Inside Your Computer with These Wallpapers | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Whether you're an avid computer builder or just love the look of a little silicon, these computer component wallpapers will add some lovely PC porn to your desktop.
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4 Ways to Boost Your Social Media Marketing for Less than $1 Per Day - Jeffbullas's Blog

4 Ways to Boost Your Social Media Marketing for Less than $1 Per Day - Jeffbullas's Blog | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Have you been frustrated with your social media interaction recently? Here are 4 ways to boost your social media marketing on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
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Southern Hospitality: Home Depot, Chick-Fil-A and Others Open Doors to Snow-Stranded Drivers

Southern Hospitality: Home Depot, Chick-Fil-A and Others Open Doors to Snow-Stranded Drivers | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
As a snowstorm turned Georgia and Alabama into a scene out of a zombie movie, businesses lent a helping hand.
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Evernote Reminders, Emergency Supplies, and Steering Wheels

Evernote Reminders, Emergency Supplies, and Steering Wheels | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Readers offer their best tips for finding completed reminders in Evernote, buying emergency supplies at Costco, and making your own steering wheel wrap.
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What Google's Sale of Motorola to Lenovo Means for the Companies

What Google's Sale of Motorola to Lenovo Means for the Companies | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
A look at some of the possible motives and long-term strategies behind Google's sale of Motorola to Lenovo.
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