Should every social media manager be under 25? Yes, argues a young writer for Nextgen Journal with no experience in the role and still struggling to achieve financial independence from her (clearly over 25) parents.
Transparency kudos to Nextgen Journal for also posting this well written rebuttal by Mark Story, someone with actual experience in the field.
Valve’s Gabe Newell has a pretty negative take on Windows 8 and is hedging appropriately.
Kristen Stewart apparently cheated on her boyfriend and Twilight co-star, Robert Pattinson and the entertainment world is all a twitter as a result. More interestingly, did you know that Ms. Stewart is the current highest paid actress in Hollywood?
Ever wonder about the economics and strategy behind reality television? Gawker released a fascinating Q&A with a reality TV casting producer.
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Yahoo partners to publish digital motion comics as part of their original content slate.
CBS and ABC continue their catty battle over ABC’s alleged copying of a CBS show. Have to admit it though, Dancing on the Stars does sound more interesting than the currently airing version of the show.
Highlights of recent news to get you ready for the upcoming business week:
Purportedly leaked document outlines Microsoft’s plans for the next Xbox, the Xbox 720, and spells out plans for Microsoft’s living room dominance over the next ten years. In support of the originally posted document’s authenticity is the fact that it was recently removed at the request of a law firm known to work with Microsoft on patent issues.
Each day we post links to our favorite news items related to the digital distribution trade, as well as a few tidbits about the assets being distributed. We categorize them accordingly. This is… Pushing Content:
Origin executive says he doesn’t agree with the Steam model of periodic steep discounting on digital game offerings. EA, the gaming company behind Origin, is apparently determined to win another prestigious award in 2013.