Category Archives : Internet


Comcast, Netflix and the Implications on the Future of Media

ShareContributed by Peter Prodromou, President, Racepoint Global The prediction of the catastrophic decline of television has always seemed a little shrill and frantic. Pure social media players have spent the past decade maligning this 80-year-old medium, even as networks have managed to drive up ad prices by more skillfully than ever slicing and dicing demographics. Social, […]

RPG Live – Episode 4

ShareRacepoint Group is very excited to present to you another episode of RPG Live, where a group of Racepoint Group employees discuss the latest culturally relevant issues and trends we’re seeing in the news and pop culture, hosted by our own Evan Siff. This week’s guests include Ashley Crutchfield, Colleen McCarthy and Lori Niquette. Please […]

Would you give up the Internet for a year? 36

ShareThis is a guest post by Geri Butner. Follow her on Twitter @geributner. Today, the senior editor of a prominent technology blog announced that he is quitting the Internet for an entire year. Paul Miller of The Verge claims an Internet sabbatical has appealed to him for a while, and now he’s making it a […]

Racepoint Labs: Back to Business Basics with LinkedIn 27

ShareThis is a guest post by Nate Towne. Follow him on Twitter at @Fancy_Lad. LinkedIn: it’s not just for job hunting anymore! Think LinkedIn is only for finding jobs? Think again – this leading online professional network was recently found to be a whopping 277 percent more effective than Facebook and Twitter in generating leads […]

Social crusaders or hipsters on safari? 22

ShareThis is a guest post by Evan Siff. Follow him on Twitter @Stairway2Evan. Social media users are most likely familiar with the name Joseph Kony as of early last week, or perhaps they’ve already watched the 30-minute documentary by Invisible Children that has been reported to be the most viral video of all time. My […]


Pinterest, Schminterest! Part 2 23

ShareThis is a guest post by Nate Towne. Follow him on Twitter @Fancy_Lad. So you’re considering Pinterest for your business are you? Well you’re not alone! As my last Pinterest post propounded, Pinterest has more than four million users and is growing each and every day. It’s the “hot new shiny toy” of the social […]