Beyoncé's Surprise New Album Crashed iTunes Overnight
13 Dec 2013, 3:30 am
Overnight, Beyonce has released her fifth studio album without warning. Referred to as the "visual album" and entitled Beyoncé, it was made exclusively available on iTunes without any announcement—and has already made quite an impact.Read more...
Found by Redditor refie, here are 2013's most overplayed songs played back by one guy and his guitar in only one minute. The original songs were a pain, but his interpretation is pretty pretty good.Read more...
Kurt Sutter to Write Period Drama Pilot for FX
You have to admire FX's relentless quest to have a show set in every single epoch in world history. As soon as the seventh season of Sons of Anarchy comes to a close, SoA creator/showrunner Kurt Sutter will be visiting 14th century England in his new pilot The Bastard Executioner, ... More »&
In a move anyone familiar with his oeuvre can get behind, Childrens Hospital's Rob Huebel has joined American Storage as an "eccentric man" living in a storage unit. Newbie John Karna will play the storage facility employee who discovers Huebel's makeshift pad. How has this never actually happened
Of course. Of course Beyoncé just dropped a new "exclusive visual album" with 14 songs and 17 videos and absolutely no promotion – and yes, that includes a video for every song. Of course Jay Z and Blue Ivy are on the album. Oh, and the title? Beyoncé. The name of ... More
It's nice to see John Lutz's grandnephew doing so well for himself. Maybe it's some kind of emotional holdover from Thor: The Dark World. Maybe it's the battle skirts. Hell, maybe it's the lightning whip, but we think The Legend of Hercules trailer looks downright fun. It's definitely not a ... Mor
Google: Gmail Image Change May Improve Open Rate Data, But Will Strip Other User Data
With more information coming in this afternoon, it appears that Google’s image serving change in Gmail is a mixed bag (at best) for marketers. Google announced today that it’s going to start serving images sent to Gmail users from its own servers, not from the sender’s servers....
Here’s our daily recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: Gmail Image Serving Change Should Give Email Marketing A Boost Good news for email marketers today, as Google has announced a change in how it.
We’ve published an updated story with information from Google about what today’s change means for tracking email marketing. Please see Google: Gmail Image Change May Improve Open Rate Data, But Will Strip Other User Data for more information. Google has announced a change in how it...
A video ad for Pantene in the Philippines is picking up steam, gaining more than five million views on YouTube and over 105,000 shares according to Unruly’s Viral Video Chart. A commentary on the role of women in the workplace and how they are perceived, the Pantene “Labels Against...
Indian Billionaire G.M.Rao To Sell Istanbul Airport Stake For $350 Million In Run Up To IPO
GMR Infrastructure, controlled by billionaire G.M.Rao has reportedly signed an agreement to sell its 40% stake in Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen Airport to TAV Airports, Turkey’s leading airport operator, for $350 million. The proposed deal has yet to get approval from Malaysia Airports and Tu
I'm always a little worried when the Financial Times echoes something that I am already thinking. It means that either I might have, inadvertently, had a good idea or that I am having the sort of ideas that are supported by the Financial Times. Either way, a surprising finding. But they are indeed s
Felix Salmon has a nice point over here. That Uber, Lyft and other such services will actually raise taxi drivers' incomes, not lower them over time. This isn't what we would initially think of course but in the larger cities, where a medallion is needed to put a cab on the streets this will indeed
I’ve always believed leadership exists to disrupt mediocrity, but I’m afraid in recent times many leaders are losing that battle. Somewhere along the way, they threw in the towel and settled for a weak-kneed, watered-down version of leadership – they have rationalized and justified