Facebook Now Gives Advertisers A Bang For Their Buck

Tech | Paola Asencio

Time to clear the air about CPC

Does ISIS' Newest Spokesman Have An AMERICAN Accent?

World | Ivan Plis

Guy sounds like he was born in the Midwest

Creepy promo for new video game turns your Facebook profile against you

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
WatchDogs preview

Exposes scary amount of real user data

Obamacare: It's not a PR problem, it's a marketing problem

Opinion | John Tantillo

The administration seems unconcerned with meeting people’s needs.

Marketers know what you will do before you do - TheDC

Business | Matt Pitchford
Shoppers

Latest technology tries to place ads right where you will look first

Ohio boy strikes gold with manly scented candles - AP

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Business savvy 13-year-old markets ‘mancans,’ and scents include bacon, leather glove, and pizza

Top 10 Super Bowl beer commercials [VIDEO] - TheDC

Entertainment | The Daily Caller

Here, we pay homage to the ten best beer commercials of late

FoodPolitik: Bag the feel-good environmentalism - TheDC Opinion

Opinion | Richard Berman

Think taxing plastic bags saves the environment? Think again

Congress passes bill to rein in loud TV ads - AP

US | Steven Nelson (admin)

Taking aim at a national annoyance, Congress has sent President Obama legislation that lowers the volume on loud TV commercials

TV still the favored medium for political ad spending - LAT

Politics | Julia McClatchy (admin)

The Internet revolutionized political fundraising, but when it comes to spending those dollars, media strategists are voting old school

Facebook advertisers can glean private data - NYT

Tech | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Online advertising offers marketers the chance to aim ads at very specific groups of people — say, golf players in Illinois who make more than $150,000 a year and vacation in Hawaii

Gap scraps iconic logo - Advertising Age

Business | interns

Across the internet detractors have been picking apart the new look, with the most common sentiment being that it looks like something a child created using a clip-art gallery

Dems scale back ad buy in Pennsylvania - Weekly Standard

Politics | Pat McMahon

In a sign that the Democrats think Joe Sestak could lose, they have decided to reduce the amount of money that they are spending on TV ads

Louisiana Democrat blocks Obama appointment - The Hill

Politics | Pat McMahon

Mary Landrieu is holding up the debate on OMB nominee Jacob Lew over the administration’s oil moratorium

Relief well to be completed in gulf - NYT

Energy | Jeff Winkler (admin)

Although tests of BP’s Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico appear to show that it is fully sealed

House Dems seek to stop $10B BP tax credit - The Hill

Politics | interns

Eliot Engel and Raul Grijalva introduced separate bills Friday that would prevent BP from claiming a nearly $10 billion tax credit

Why Robert Dudley's BP could be even riskier - Businessweek

Business | interns

New CEO plans to adopt high-risk strategy that turned Hayward into a pariah

Oil in Gulf nearly invisible to satellites - The Guardian

US | interns

Images from the Gulf of Mexico suggest a once vast expanse of oil is breaking up rapidly

White House sends political team to Florida - Politico

Politics | Pat McMahon

Backlash was growing in the Sunshine State, even among Democrats, due to the perceived indifference to the Gulf oil spill

More doctored BP photos come to light - WaPo

US | Jeff Winkler (admin)

On Wednesday, for the second time this week, a blog has identified an altered photograph about BP's oil spill response on the company’s website