Author: Tully Corcoran

Snapchat Is Covering The Olympics

Hey, funny story. Remember that stupid app college kids were using to send each other racy pictures a couple years ago? Yeah, Snapchat. It's covering the Olympics now. Like, with NBC. For the first time in history, a U.S. broadcasting network has agreed to share video with another...

Facebook Advertising Is Now More Like TV Advertising

Facebook is offering advertisers a little trade: It will offer some television-like functionality and use some TV ad terminology, and in exchange it would like it if advertisers would put some more thought into how to create video ads uniquely tailored for the Facebook newsfeed. In...

Bleacher Report Spending $35 Million on Social Content

If you're into sports, you probably remember a day, maybe about five or six years ago, when Bleacher Report was thought of as a "content farm." That was not meant as a compliment, and it's not a phrase you hear much anymore because (1) it's...

Retail Browsing Shifting to Mobile

Every aspect of the internet experience is shifting from desktop to mobile, and retail is no exception. But unlike web browsing and video watching, there are some extra steps involved if you want to buy something online. There’s putting items in your cart, there’s entering your...

Houston’s Population Is Still Skyrocketing

Oil prices are doing a number on Houston’s economy, you’ve probably heard. And while it is true that a prolonged depression of oil prices remains a major issue for the Houston economy, there are still plenty of reasons to feel good about it. Maybe the biggest...