from India Insight:

Social media the new mantra for Indian gurus

April 28, 2016


Followers of yoga guru Baba Ramdev in 2014 could be forgiven for mistaking him for a media executive. He was sitting on a stage in a big hall in New Delhi, prepping volunteers for India’s parliamentary election that April. He urged support for Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Narendra Modi, including what he called a “dharma war” that would rally troops on social media.

from Breakingviews:

Cox: Time has come for Zynga to sell the farmville

By Rob Cox
March 3, 2016

The author is Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

Twitter lacks love more than numbers in its flock

February 11, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own. 

from Viewsroom:

Facebook, Twitter and Apple

February 1, 2016

The social media giant rode mobile ads to riches, while Jack Dorsey's company watched bosses head for the exits. And Apple may be stuck in iPhone purgatory. All on the Viewsroom tech edition.

from Breakingviews:

Tech crunched between clashing U.S.-EU privacy law

November 10, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Financial Regulatory Forum:

IA BRIEF: The state of adviser social media compliance in the U.S.

August 10, 2015

In the past year compliance professionals have been preoccupied with preventing cybercrime, and rightfully so, with recent high-profile cyber attacks and increased regulatory attention. However, the compliance implications of social media in the financial services sector remain an evolving trend as well, with high importance. A recent investment adviser survey offers a glimpse at the state of the current adviser programs while exposing new risks.

from American Insights:

Twitter’s luffing sales also reflected in user doldrums

May 12, 2015

Twitter's stock took a pounding last week because of weaker-than-expected earnings and a warning from the company about the next quarter. But it should not be a great surprise, given the recent Reuters/Ipsos poll on social media use.

from Breakingviews:

Thruppence: Can Snapchat unmask dodgy borrowers?

May 11, 2015

The authors are Reuters Breakingviews columnists. The opinions expressed are their own.

from Blogs Dashboard:

Fashion Lookout: NYFW Spring 2015 Coverage, Social Media

September 9, 2014


from jharonnemartis:


September 9, 2014

New York Fashion Week featured a new runway star – glamorous, trendy and not affiliated with any one designer. Social media arrived as a marketing tool, with the potential to boost the bottom line of design firms that get it right. We look at two players to see who might pull ahead in the race for online dominance.