» ad:tech New York is off to a start. Make a note of this afternoon’s keynote presentations, both which feature the FTC’s Jon Leibowitz among others sounding off on issues like consumer privacy and questions of data ownership. [ad:tech] » This is how affiliate marketers speak. [Internet Marketing Grind] »… Read more“”

» Facebook is chucking a music platform out into the world later this month. [Ars Technica} » Turns out thirtysomething Stanford grads from Cali might be the biggest segment of entrepreneurs on LinkedIn. [BetaBeat] » Is change afoot in the Daily Deals space? [Adotas] » Someone has filed a lawsuit… Read more“”

You’ve no doubt heard that the folks at Billboard, who comb over sales figures, music reviews, and other data to rank music in charts, are now dipping a toe in the social media pool. Only, a cursory glance at their Social 50 reveals that it’s not really all that different… Read more“”

– Neil Berman offers a little industry gold: “Jumping into an email marketing program without doing the necessary planning is a little bit like waking up married in Vegas.” [MediaPost] – Google celebrates the 71st anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with today’s logo. Their last notable logo foray included… Read more“”