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Eddie Chan

Brace yourselves: (former?) video titan takes aim at Netflix

Sep 16 2011

The field of players battling for customers in the fast-growing online video market may soon get another big-name entrant: Blockbuster, reinventing itself under new owners Dish after a disastrous run, looks ready to launch its long-awaited move into instant video streaming next week, another shot at grabbing customers frustrated with Netflix.

Disney’s channel chief latest Mouseketeer to hit the road

Sep 15 2011

The head of Disney Channels Worldwide, Carolina Lightcap, resigned from the company on Thursday after less than two years in the job overseeing the Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior cable networks.

Facebook’s ads: now 68 percent more likely not to be forgotten

Sep 14 2011

According to Facebook’s head of advertising products Gokul Rajaram, you would be exactly 68 percent more likely to remember the pitch if the ad was "social".

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