Category Archives: Media

Facebook Livemap: visualizing globalization through user-generated TV

Facebook keeps on packaging user-generated content to offer new product and create new potential advertising spaces. This time the news is called Facebook Livemap. No big announcements before revealing a collection of user-generated live broadcasts from all over the world. The fact that it is endless and unpredictable makes it addictive. This format is something… Read More »

E’ Google il miglior giornalista 2013? La rete supera la fantasia, e la stampa

“Uno stimolo a cercare una strada che accomuni le esigenze dei nuovi mezzi di comunicazione a quelle del giornalismo più autentico”. Con questa motivazione  la giuria del premio “È giornalismo” 2013 ha conferito il riconoscimento a Hal Varian, Chief Economist di Google, qualche giorno prima del 15esimo compleanno del motore di ricerca e qualche giorno… Read More »

The continuing r-evolution of Google services/tools and its benefits for the marketing industry: Think Insights & Databoard

Marketing paid services are struggling against the fact that Google offers the same tools at no cost. From analytical tools to tag management, from videoconferences to market researches, Google is offering to business a wide range of fundamental marketing (and web marketing) tools and services that improve day by day. For example, Google Tag Manager… Read More »

July 2013: goodbye Altavista and Google Reader

After 14 years, starting from 8th July, the search engine Altavista will be redirected to its current owner Yahoo!. Altavista used to be the top search engine in many countries until Google took over in 2001. SE market nowadays is a restricted oligopoly in comparison with the peak of variety between 90s and 2000s but,… Read More »