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Americans Consume 15.5 Hours Of Media Per Day By 2015: Report
2013-11-08 11:39:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Americans are expected to consume 15.5 hours per day of media on mobile devices and at home by 2015, according to a new report by the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, and the University of Southern California. That volume of content is roughly equivalent to seven million-million gigabytes of information, or a daily consumption of nine DVDs worth of data per person per day. The...

2013-11-07 23:24:42

Partnership allows brands, publishers and agencies to better understand what drives audience engagement with competitors’ social channels. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Shareablee, a social business intelligence platform, today announced a partnership with comScore, a leader in measuring the digital world, to provide clients with social media benchmarking and competitive intelligence insights. Shareablee helps marketers maximize the value of their social media audiences with...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'