Hollywood /ˈhɒliwʊd/ is a district in the central region of Los Angeles, California, in the United States.It is notable for its place as the home of the entertainment industry, including several of its historic studios. Its name has come to represent the motion picture industry of the United States. Hollywood is also a highly ethnically diverse, densely populated, economically diverse neighborhood and retail business district.Hollywood was a small community in 1870 and was incorporated as a municipality in 1903. It merged with the City of Los Angeles in 1910, and soon thereafter a film industry began to emerge, eventually becoming dominant in the world.
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  • SimCity BuildIt Gets Sports Venues; The Sims FreePlay Goes A-List

    … for the next four weeks, according to EA Mobile, and venues for every type of sport will be included. Meanwhile, The Sims FreePlay has gone Hollywood with its Movie Star update, which allows players to enter the Sim Town Movie Studio and live the lives of A-list celebrities, including managing their Sims through hectic schedules, keeping an eye out for paparazzi and securing and retaining A-list status. SimCity BuildIt and The Sims FreePlay players: What are your thoughts on the updates announced Thursday? …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 38 readers -
  • Through the Google lens: Search trends January 9-15

    … on El Cap: two mountain climbers, Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson, made history on Wednesday when they completed the first ever free climb of the 3,000-foot wall. Searches for [el capitan climb] went up more than 1,000% as people looked to learn more about the feat. Back on firm ground, Ohio State beat #2-ranked Oregon in an upset victory…

    Emily Wood/ The Official Google Blogin Google- 22 readers -
  • Does Height Really Determine Career Success?

    … The average American man is 5’ 9”. Women are closer to 5’4″. The average 19th-century American president, on the other hand, was 5’10″. Twentieth-century presidents are still taller, at 6’0″. In fact, in more than half of presidential elections, the taller candidate has gotten more popular votes. It’s no surprise that height is strongly…

    Shane Snow/ The Content Strategist- 15 readers -
  • Kabam Acquires This Means War Developers TapZen and Magic Pixel Games

    … of the Rings, for one), this new LA-based studio will help Kabam grow its relationships with Hollywood studios. The team will also strengthen the company’s lineup of strategy games, which already includes franchises like Kingdoms of Camelot and Dragons of Atlantis. The acquisition of TapZen and Magic Pixel Games takes Kabam to nine acquired studios since 2010. Other acquisitions include Underworld Empire developer Phoenix Age in 2014 and Exploding Barrel Games in 2013. …

    AllTwitter- 20 readers -
  • Content Marketing Trends at the Golden Globes

    … peers, it’s hard to make the impression needed to win clients and gain influence. But you read the title and you’re wondering what a boozy Hollywood self-back pat has to do with content marketing? Plenty, I’m glad to tell you. Those awards are decided and gifted by the Hollywood Foreign Press and much like content marketing, those statuettes help…

    Justin Spicer/ Relevancein Content- 23 readers -
  • 3 Marketing Ideas You Can Steal From Bruce Lee

    … at the same time – I was practicing 10,000 techniques once expecting to have awesome results. It wasn’t until I learned that it’s better focus 100% of your attention in one single technique that I started to see my business grow. The Harvard Business Review found that splitting your energy into different things reduces your productivity…

    socialmouthsin EMail- 21 readers -
  • PMA CEO & Founder Event at ASW15

    …. All funds raised benefit the Performance Marketing Association. The event is being held Sunday, January 18, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PST) at the Pampas Brazilian Grille, located in the Planet Hollywood Miracle Mile Shops next door to the Paris Hotel. Tickets are free to all PMA Members and $100 per person for non-members. If you can’t…

    The PMAin Affiliate- 9 readers -
  • 14 Of 2014′s Best Information Designers and Animators

    … as animations than as still graphics. by Jake O’Neal. by Jake O’Neal. 11. Full animation is a difficult discipline as it requires great timing, an ear for good audio, and still needs a good sense of design. Jot Reyes excels at all of these with Hollywood quality special effects to boot. 12. Philipp Dettmer is another superb animator…

    Drew Skau/ Visual.lyin Twitter- 34 readers -
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