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Are The Effects Of Cord-Cutting Slightly Exaggerated?

The rate of cord-cutting in the US has been exaggerated, according to a report by VAB. In the survey, ‘A Culture of Extremes: Exposing the Myths About Video Viewing Behavior’, VAB argued that pay-TV remains the leading video distribution... Read More

Facebook is adding its brand to Instagram, WhatsApp

Facebook is putting its heavy stamp on a pair of key acquisitions, with plans to add its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, according to The Information. The rebranding will result in “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from... Read More

Facebook warns advertisers about ‘Clear History’ tool

Facebook is preparing advertisers for the “clear history” tool that will let people erase their personal data from the social network, affecting ad targeting. On Tuesday, Facebook announced the long-awaited “clear history” feature would... Read More

WhatsApp wants users to upgrade app urgently

WhatsApp has urged its 1.5 billion users to upgrade the app after the Facebook-owned platform discovered a vulnerability that allowed a spyware to be installed on users’ phones via the app’s phone call function.  The... Read More

#TheWeekThatWas @latenightparent

Join Ted Hicks & Rich Valdez as they moderate the #LNPShow that discusses today’s current events, social topics & raising kids in this current time.    What we’re NOT talking about: The NY... Read More

28% Watch Their Phones While They’re Watching TV, Finds Facebook

Many people aren’t really watching TV when they watch TV. They’re watching their phones, instead. According to a global study conducted by Facebook and market research company Eye Square, 28% of TV time is actually spent staring at a... Read More

#ThePerfectMark @latenightparent

Join Ted Hicks & Rich Valdez as they moderate the #LNPShow that discusses today’s current events, social topics & raising kids in this current time. Guest: Joe Fitzpatrick of The New England Sports Village joins us to chat about... Read More

Can Digital Compete with TV-Like Numbers?

We may all be addicted to our phones, and we surely have NO IDEA how that is changing our cognitive functions, our relationship to our community, let alone how it will reshape our relationship to content in a long-term way. But here is something we do... Read More

[email protected] – the digital high school basketball network

According to the New York Post, Carmelo Anthony plans on doing his part to give high school basketball players a bigger platform. Overtime (a Brooklyn-based basketball network) will be receiving $23 million in Series B funding from Anthony, MSG... Read More

#Complexifier @latenightparent

Join Ted Hicks & Rich Valdez as they moderate the #LNPShow that discusses today’s current events, social topics & raising kids in this current time.  Politics as Usual? Blackface is a National problem. Sexual Assault and... Read More

Facebook paid teens to spy on them online

Would you openly allow Facebook to spy on you in return for $20 a month or more? That’s a genuine question you’ll need to ask yourself after a detailed report published on Tuesday by TechCrunch shed light on the company’s latest data-gathering... Read More

#OneNightInJanuary @latenightparent

Join Ted Hicks & Rich Valdez as they moderate the #LNPShow that discusses today’s current events, social topics & raising kids in this current time.   Guest: With rising attendance levels, TV ratings and revenues come a new set of... Read More

Facebook is planning to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger

Facebook plans to make it possible for WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram users to send messages to one another without switching apps. The three standalone apps will remain separate, but they’ll be brought together under a single messaging... Read More

#GimmeSomeTruth @ejchristian7 w/ @latenightparent

Join Ted Hicks as he moderates the #LNPShow that discusses today’s current events, social topics & raising kids in this current time.   Guest: Earnest “EJ” Christian @EJChristian7 of Earnestly Speaking Media joins... Read More

#NotOnXmas @latenightparent

Join Ted Hicks & Rich Valdez as they moderate the #LNPShow that discusses today’s current events, social topics & raising kids in this current time. Discussion Items: Holiday Stress Is It Time to Say Goodbye to Facebook? Pres.... Read More

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