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#WorldCup 2014 Big for Advertisers, Brands Seeking Global Reach

BIZMOLOGY — According to Fortune, more than 3.2 billion people are watching the 2014 FIFA World Cup, with advertisers spending an estimated $2.3 billion. For advertisers and brands seeking a […]


Can econometrics be used to predict the 2014 FIFA World Cup winner?

BIZMOLOGY — Can econometrics — the branch of economics that uses mathematical methods to describe economic systems — predict the likely winner of the 2014 FIFA World Cup? That’s the […]


Turner Broadcasting entices NCAA fans with live streaming

BIZMOLOGY — Video may have killed the radio star, but it’s live sporting events that could save cable TV. Case in point: Turner Broadcasting is using “March Madness Live,” a […]


US talent agencies venture outside Hollywood for growth

BIZMOLOGY — Changes in the entertainment world are signaling seismic shifts for top talent agencies, according to a State of the Agency report from Variety. While the report is from […]


Editor’s Choice: End of film

BIZMOLOGY — According to a recent Los Angeles Times article, “End of film: Paramount first studio to stop distributing film prints,” the studio’s Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues was the last movie […]

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Technology transforming the restaurant industry

BIZMOLOGY — More and more restaurant servers are carrying wireless devices to enter orders and close out tabs. But the day is rapidly approaching when restaurant guests cut out the […]

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Twitter’s data business might be its secret sauce

BIZMOLOGY — Twitter took advantage of new SEC rules to keep its IPO plans and its finances secret for as long as possible. After the big S-1 reveal last week, […]


Major talent agency IMG Worldwide on the auction block

BIZMOLOGY — First-round bids for sports, fashion, and media talent agency IMG Worldwide are due on Monday, according to a report in today’s New York Times that sources “people familiar […]

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Sony may find online TV partner in Viacom

BIZMOLOGY — As the way we view TV continues to change, relationships between cable companies and content providers have struggled in recent years. However, a possible partnership between two media giants may be evidence […]

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Texas Roadhouse rolls in the dough with value marketing

BIZMOLOGY — The Texas Roadhouse restaurant chain has been rockin’ and rollin’ up some revenue. The full-service chain, with more than 400 company-owned and franchised locations in 48 states, saw […]