‘Breaking Bad’ App Turns Your Name Into Chemical Element

For five seasons, each episode of AMC’s Emmy Award-winning series Breaking Bad has begun with a title sequence that includes the symbols for bromine and barium, Br and Ba. And now, thanks to AMC’s Breaking Bad Name Lab app, the show’s fans can generate images Read More …

T. Rex on American Ninja Warrior

As a genius marketing tool to spread their show’s presence online more,American Ninja Warriorhad a very special athlete try out their difficult obstacle. T-Rex. This video has gone viral with over 250,000 views!  

Game Of Thrones Pugs Parody

To celebrate the release of the fourth series of Game of Thrones on their medium, Blinkbox commissioned this adorable spoof video starring pugs. The Pugs of Westeros features doggy versions of all your favorite Game of Thrones characters, and has instantly gone viral with over half a million views! Read More …

More Americans Getting News From Mobile and Social as Print, TV Decline

  The amount of time Americans spend on mobile devices and social networking sites is accelerating rapidly — and their news consumption habits are shifting accordingly. In a Pew Research Center survey of 3,003 U.S. adults, 17% said they accessed news on cell phone or Read More …

Every Sip, Toast and Chug on ‘Mad Men’

While you’re waiting for Don Draper to sling back more old fashioneds in season six of Mad Men, here’s a way to stay entertained: watching the entire cast drink a fatal amount of alcohol in less than five minutes. Slacktory compiled every on-screen drink of Read More …

AMC Launches Zombie President Protest Campaign

Things are getting dead serious in the battle between AMC and Dish Network, emphasis on dead. In its latest publicity stunt to protest Dish Network’s drop, AMC has created an advertising campaign and multi-state bus tour for A. Zombie, an independent candidate for President who’s Read More …

Screen Time: How Much is Too Much for Your Kids?

A decade from now it will seem ordinary for a two-year-old child to be an iPad whiz or for a newborn to practice tummy time in front of a bright screen. We know this because the next generation of kids will be the first ever Read More …

Nike’s Dramatic New World Cup Ad Will Give You Chills

Nike made a new World Cup ad. It’s really, really well done. But does it top 2010’s iconic spot? That we doubt. The new spot, embedded above and produced by Wieden+Kennedy, focuses on Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo, Brazil’s Neymar Jr. and England’s Wayne Rooney. It shows Read More …

Snark Aside, ‘Sound of Music’ Gives Live TV a Jolt

Though criticism and snark ran high on social media for NBC‘s costly The Sound of Music Live!, the network’s three-hour musical spectacle attracted a lofty 18.5 million viewers. Thursday night’s ratings have viewers and television-industry professionals wondering whether NBC or other networks can and will Read More …

Want to Get Stalked Online? Then Sign Up for This Ad Campaign

Most consumers appear to be wary of giving out too much information to online marketers, but cable network A&E is betting that a minority will submit to being stalked online for fun. A&E this week rolled out a campaign for the upcoming mini series Coma Read More …