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Apple Announces Record Pre-Orders For iPhone 5 (TechCrunch)
Apple today announced that it managed to rack up 2 million pre-orders for the iPhone 5 in 24 hours, two times as many as it managed for the iPhone 4S last year.
GE Gets Nostalgic With BuzzFeed Sponsorship, Social-Media Push (AdAge)
GE is joining the trend of large marketers who are using nostalgia to appeal to consumers, by bringing back old ad icons, logos or memorabilia related to the brand. BuzzFeed, via a new sponsorship with GE, wants patrons of its listicles and other shareworthy content to discover just that using a new app called "The BuzzFeed Time Machine."
10 Raw Videos That Changed The World, On The Anniversary Of Occupy Wall Street (SocialTimes)
Today marks the one-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street. One year ago, protesters took to Zuccotti Park to fight for social and economic equality. Social media and web video were driving forces in catapulting the Occupy Wall Street movement into international headlines.