NBC Declines YouTube Partnership For 2014 Winter Olympics


NBC will be streaming many of the highlights of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, but they won’t be using YouTube’s services this time around. Sports Business Daily reported that NBC, which holds the United States Olympic broadcasting rights, chose not to partner with YouTube and is looking to develop its own content […]

Tina Fey Wants You To ‘Stop Being So F*cking Boring’ on Twitter [VIDEO]


There are many reasons I love Tina Fey. For one, she rocks the glasses-wearing- awkward-girl look like a pro. She loves cheese. She firmly believes in the power of a good bottle — or two — of wine. But the reason I really love her is she is not afraid to speak her mind. In […]

Digital Beats Out TV: NBC Airs Two Show Pilots Online Before They Hit Television


In an attempt to target the online video audience, NBC is offering the pilots of their two new series, the sitcom “The New Normal” and J.J. Abrams’ new offering, “Revolution,” through multiple online platforms like Hulu, iTunes and Amazon Video. They’re betting that releasing the pilots online will generate buzz before their television debut in […]

Twitter’s Olympic Fail Fiasco: Apologies Aren’t Enough


When NBC disappointed many by not streaming the London 2012 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony and limiting the games to subscribers, The Independent’s Los Angeles correspondent, Guy Adams, couldn’t take it anymore. He tweeted on his @guyadams Twitter handle: “The man responsible for NBC pretending the Olympics haven’t started yet is Gary Zenkel. Tell him what […]

4 Worst Blunders of the 2012 London Olympics in Social Media and the Internet


It’s been a few days since the opening of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London and already we’ve got quite a few social media gaffes — some of them even before the arrival of the Olympic flame at the stadium. Whatever happens at these Olympics, these fails will always make us scratch our heads. Here […]

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