Research firm APCO Insight’s study ranking the Top 100 Most Loved Companies discovered people are emotionally attached to tech companies, but Mickey Mouse steals everyone’s heart, with The Walt Disney Company winning the No. 1 spot. Using its proprietary Emotional Linking model, APCO… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.
Americans spend more time on their mobile phones than anyone else in the world. The average American logged 356 monthly minutes of outgoing calls in 2011. In contrast, the average German only logged 78 minutes of outgoing calls each month See also: 10 Free iPhone Apps You’ll Use Every Day This chart, created by Statista […]
Steve Jobs believed people didn’t know what they wanted until it was presented to themPinterest seems to be taking a page out of Jobs’ playbook The pinning platform announced a new partnership with international broadband provider Telefónica on Thursday, a relationship that means a new Pinterest widget will come pre-loaded on Android phones sold by […]
Broadcasters petitioned the Supreme Court on Friday to shut down Aereo, a service that streams over-the-air programming to Internet-connected devices. With Aereo, people can view live, local televisions broadcasts through the device, as well as record programming in a cloud-based DVR to watch later. Broadcasters claim that the device violates their copyrights and have now […]
Mobile payment company Square is growing — fast Over the past year Square has doubled in size from 300 to 600 employees. The company is aggressively hiring more people, with plans to grow even bigger in the coming months. See also: 11 Tips and Tricks for Spotify Power Users Square’s massive new 150,000 square foot […]
T-Mobile US was first to let customers buy smartphones on an installment plan, then offered a widely copied upgrade program called Jump. Now it aims to shake up the industry a third time with an unlimited international data service that's backed by pop …
On November 11, Google is expanding the use of “Shared Endorsements” in ads, where people’s images and the things they like, comment on, rate or have reviewed through the Google+ social network can be used. Here’s the rundown on how it works and how it differs from what… Please visit Marketing Land for the full […]
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: FAQ: All About Google’s New “Shared Endorsement” Ads On November 11, Google is expanding the use of “Shared… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.