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The 'Fight of the Century' and Social Media in the Philippines

May 4, 2015 - Manny Pacquiao may have lost his fight to American Floyd Mayweather, but his home country, the Philippines, is a big winner when it comes to social media. Comments

McDonald's, Nike, Sprint Among March Madness Ad Winners

nba-basketball Apr 7, 2015 - Post-tournament research found that McDonald's was the most-consumed brand, while luxury automakers like Cadillac and Mercedes-Benz saw more brand lift than during the Super Bowl. Comments

Final Four: Brands Who Did March Madness Marketing Best

nba-basketball Apr 3, 2015 - On the eve of the Final Four in the NCAA's March Madness, we took a look at brands' campaigns and social media activity around the tournament. Here are four of our favorites. Comments

Mountain Dew Illustrates the Virtual Reality Trend

mountain-dew Mar 6, 2015 - As virtual reality is featured at more industry events, more brands - such as Mountain Dew, with its virtual reality snowboarding experience - are working it into their marketing strategies. Comments

What Were the Top 10 YouTube Videos, Ads, and Collaborations for 2014?

YouTube is the world's largest video-sharing website Dec 9, 2014 - As we near the end of the year, here's a look at what topped the list of the most popular advertisements, videos, and collaborations on YouTube for 2014. Comments

Bing and Google Are Ready for Some Football

cortana-nfl Sep 4, 2014 - As the 2014 NFL season kicks off, Bing is making predictions, which it has also enabled in Cortana, and Google is launching a football-themed GIF generator to capitalize upon increased search interest. Comments

New Balance Connects Online and Offline Sales With Live Interactive Video

880v4-collection-01-1-1 Aug 18, 2014 - Through a partnership with real-time product communication platform Brandlive, New Balance is looking to convert interested online consumers into offline, in-store buyers. Comments

Champs Speaks to High School Athletes in 15-Second Instagram Snippets

adicolortv Aug 4, 2014 - The TV-esque series "AdicolorTV" enables Adidas and Champs to tell a longer story than they could otherwise and it could also be the first series of its kind on Instagram. Comments

Indiana Pacers' Augmented Reality App Lets Fans Compete, Too

pacers-boomer-dunk May 29, 2014 - The NBA team and creative agency The Famous Group have launched an app with augmented reality called Pacers Games. Comments

Adidas to Customize Shoes With Instagram Photos

adidaslogo May 22, 2014 - By leveraging the wealth of social content on Instagram, Adidas will incorporate consumers’ digital experiences into its new line of sneakers. Comments

Former NBA Player Jamal Mashburn Opens Ad Agency

nba-basketball Mar 28, 2014 - Former NBA Player Jamal Mashburn is teaming up with advertising veteran Jonathan Sackett to open an ad agency, with offices in Chicago and Miami. Comments

Manchester United's Twitter Game: Win or Lose?

296px-manchester-united-fc-crest Feb 10, 2014 - It may be the worst season for Manchester United, but the club saw its largest weekly Twitter fan growth with the $62 million signing of Spanish midfielder Juan Mata. Comments

Puma Asks 'What Does Football Mean to You?'

foap-puma Jul 5, 2013 - Puma partnered with Foap, a Swedish-based mobile photo agency for brands, to ask fans "What does football mean to you?" Comments

Super Bowl Ads 2012: Winners and Losers

super-bowl-m-m Dec 31, 2012 - Did any of the $3.5 million TV spots successfully tap social and interactive channels? Digital marketers weigh in. Comments

Roger Black Endorses Twitter Use for Olympics Athletes [Video]

rogerblack-7 Aug 22, 2012 - Olympics medal winner discusses his views on Twitter, online video and the Olympics legacy. Comments

Brands Reflect and Score Olympics Facebook Apps

ge-healthyshare Aug 14, 2012 - Citi grabbed its most likes and most People Talking About This during the week ending August 2. Comments

Olympics Searches Up 10X in First Week of London Games

Olympics Aug 7, 2012 - Smartphone searches outscore desktop data requests, said Google, which said 46% of Olympic searches in the UK were made on smartphones and tablets. Comments

Q&A: Jordan Schlachter Connects Brands to Sports Passion

jordan-schlachter-image Jul 17, 2012 - Schlachter joined promotion agency The Marketing Arm, adding serious sports industry experience. Comments

Nike Plans Real-Time Olympics Ads on Twitter

nike-riseabove2 Jul 16, 2012 - Nike will try a program of promoted tweets designed to blend into the ongoing social discourse on Twitter. Comments

NBC Sports Brings Olympics Coverage to Facebook

nbc-olympics-fb Jul 11, 2012 - App could help NBC glean data about niche interests of its Facebook fans. Comments

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