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How My 98-Year-Old Grandfather Embraced The Internet

And what I've learned as a result.

Hillary Reinsberg • 4 years ago

Why The "Twilight" Series Is About To Get A Reboot On Facebook

Expect to see more and more videos exclusively on Facebook as the social network tries to tap into its biggest fan communities.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

More Than "A Selfie On Stage": The Rise Of The YouTube Tour

Digitour, which produces live events featuring social media stars, says it's on track to sell 300,000 tickets next year. Other want in on the booming business.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

Old Media Is Buying Up The Biggest YouTube Networks

AT&T's deal to buy Fullscreen is the latest in big media companies snapping up YouTube networks.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

Seventeen Features A YouTuber On Its Cover

Old media tries to catch up. Other industries are also realizing that YouTubers are the best way to reach teenagers.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

Apple Wants Women To Want Smartwatches

Companies are making smartwatches and wearables that are smaller and more fashion-conscious in the hopes of targeting women. "The industry hasn't traditionally focused on women as the foremost consumer at all."

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago
Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

Does The Internet Still Need Comments? Yes, But A Different Kind

The most important kind of comments aren't really comments at all. The new comment currency.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

How To Go Viral On Instagram

An Instagram impresario explains: It's all about the comments.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago
Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago
Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

This Video Is All You Need To Understand The Internet In 2014

The most popular guy on YouTube broadcasting himself playing the Kim Kardashian game.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

The Fine Brothers Would Like To Be The John Hughes, JJ Abrams, Joss Whedon, And Warner Brothers Of YouTube

The YouTube creators behind "Kids React" are bringing their brand to Nickelodeon and other mainstream channels. "It's not just a person sitting in a room, it's a full company."

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

Can Sarah Palin's $100-A-Year Channel Succeed? The Future Of Media Would Like To Know

If people are willing to pay up for niche channels, Palin might be online video's next guinea pig.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

YouTube's Biggest Star Is An Unknown Toy-Reviewing Toddler Whisperer

Is it possible an unknown, one-woman toy-reviewing YouTuber called "Disney Collector" is making more money than most CEOs?

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago
Jaimie Etkin • 5 years ago

Attack Of The Frankenbots: Meet My Bizarre Twitter Impersonators

An investigation into a new, poetically odd kind of Twitter spam.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

This New App Makes The NYC Subway Map Move

And it's so cool. Point your phone at a boring old subway map and everything starts moving.

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago

Here's What Female And Male Journalists Actually Make

Nearly 900 journalists (anonymously) responded to BuzzFeed's salary survey. Men and women appear to start their media careers on the same footing, but what happens at more senior levels?

Jessica Testa • 5 years ago

A Year After "Lean In," The New Mantra Is "Breathe In"

In the public discourse about women and career, the prevailing new wisdom says not "lean in," but instead "chill out."

Hillary Reinsberg • 5 years ago