Amazon Seems Quite Proud Of The Media Empire It Is Building

The company reported its first-quarter earnings today. View this image › Gus Ruelas / Reuters / Reuters Before even getting to how the rest of its core business is growing, Amazon would like to take a second to talk about how much it is investing Read More …

HBO Go Users Must Wait Extra Day for John Oliver’s ‘Last Week Tonight’

John Oliver on Sunday’s premiere episode of HBO’s "Last Week Tonight."Image: HBO HBO The marketing behind John Oliver’s new HBO show Last Week Tonight has been a self-awareness blitz: Yes, it’s a weekly news anthology in a time of up-to-the-minute updates and commentary, and yes, Read More …

Job Openings in Marketing at HBO, Adidas and More

About 500 teens and young adults ages 16 to 21 take part in Fort Meade’s annual Youth Job Fair on March 1, 2012 at McGill Training Center.Image: Flickr, Nate Pesce Are you searching for your next great career opportunity in the digital space? The Mashable Read More …

John Oliver On Native Advertising

There’s a dangerous trend on the Internet. More and more news agencies are blending commercials into their content. Buzzfeed started the trend by promoting ‘sponsored’ nonsense lists, but now serious news outlets are following. John Oliver covers this new phenomenon on his HBO late night show.   

Time Warner Chief Looks Toward Netflix Model For HBO GO

On the company’s second-quarter earnings call, CEO Jeff Bewkes acknowledged that HBO GO has stiff competition in Netflix — and that the former will likely take a page from Netflix’s book in the future. Kevork Djansezian / Reuters Rick Wilking / Reuters   Time Warner Read More …