The New Video King: Facebook (Sorry YouTube)

This genius rapper and YouTuber has been a massive inspiration, an eloquent communicator and has caught my attention time and time again. What’s also becoming interesting to me is that even though YouTube should have been the primary platform for Read More …

Ogilvy’s Vertical: Viewing the World Right-side Up Report

An absolute fascinating read and data crunching from Ogilvy & Mather’s social team, with Kristen Rodriguez and Robert John Davis, Executive Director of Strategy for Content and Social. Highlights: Mobile devices will account for 58% of online video watching worldwide Read More …

Watch: Queen Elizabeth II in Metamorphosis Slideshow

Happy 90th Birthday to Queen Elizabeth II: This has been shared over a million times on Facebook and the genius behind it seems to be a popular Facebook group called Slideshow Metamorphosis. Here are other celebrity case studies: Johnny Depp, Read More …

4.11 This Week in Numbers

From Polygraph: To begin answering these questions, we Googled our way to 8,000 screenplays and matched each character’s lines to an actor. From there, we compiled the number of words spoken by male and female characters across roughly 2,000 films, Read More …

GIF: Urbanization DC and Pearl River Delta

Watch where urbanization sprawls in and around the U.S.’s capital between 1984 and 2010, via NASA Earth Observatory: Any surface that water cannot pass through—for instance, rooftops, roads, parking lots, and sidewalks—is considered impervious. The maps above show the extent Read More …