Marketing Day: Facebook Gaming Ads, Chinese Unblocks Google & World Cup Slows Email Marketing

by Matt Mcgee
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  • A chat with Microsoft's CEO: why Apple and Google haven't won yet

    theverge.com - 1 readers - Satya Nadella has been CEO of Microsoft for five months, and he's made it clear he intends to change and re-focus the software behemoth as it navigates the next generation of technological change....

  • Instagram’s ambiguous takedown highlights the challenge for foreign apps in China

    qz.com - 1 readers - Another day, another foreign app blocked in the world's biggest mobile market. In China's cross-hairs this time is Instagram, Facebook's popular photo-sharing app. Tech in Asia and other outlets have reported that the app was unceremoniously removed from China's largest Android app stores yesterday. It's a familiar scenario for foreign apps tryi...

  • .co.com launch compares well to new gTLDs

    domainincite.com - 1 readers - The subdomain service .co.com, which is being managed more or less like a proper gTLD, reckons it outperformed every new gTLD earlier this week. CEO Ken Hansen and president Paul Goldstone made the...

  • Slow start for .christmas with under 500 sales

    domainincite.com - Uniregistry's latest new gTLDs .christmas and .blackfriday seem to have stumbled out of the gates, both amassing fewer than 500 registrations in their first full day of general availability. In tod...

  • World Cup Helps FC Barcelona Win Big on Instagram

    adweek.com - While sports fans around the globe have been glued to their TV sets for the World Cup, social media marketers for FC Barcelona have made great use of the huge event to hone their Instagram video skills. The UEFA Champions League team is the No.

  • The 10 Most Viral Ads of 2014 (So Far)

    adweek.com - 1 Tweets -