More than 25 percent of total global ad spending will be digital this year, according to a prediction from a market researcher.
Spotify's 30 million nonpaying listeners will start seeing prompts to watch a commercial in exchange for 30 minutes of ad-free mobile music, plus "video takeover" spots on their computers.
The nearly $100 billion app market may not be dominated by tablets, but slate owners spend more on average for content than their smartphone counterparts.
As clashes mar tech's epicenter, entrepreneurs find that fleeing San Francisco for up-and-coming startup hubs can offer unique advantages.
The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.
The streaming music service joins with Bandpage to let musicians sell experiences to fans like private concerts, duets, and pre-show parties.
In return for free, "no-rush" shipping, Prime users can score a $1 toward an Amazon Instant video.
Amazon had a troubling loss last quarter and it predicts rougher waters ahead. So why aren't investors more concerned? Because CEO Jeff Bezos is at the helm.
The Fire Phone is a portable point-of-sale system for the Amazon faithful due to its Firefly feature.
The Swell podcast-streaming app, which learns what you like and don't like, reportedly will be shut down as part of the $30 million deal.