In the U.S., the amount of time spent streaming videos online is growing at a much faster rate than the number of video viewers, according to Nielsen. Over the last three years, time spent watching video from home and work computers has more than doubled while the number of unique viewers increased 26 percent over the same period.

Advertising in video-on-demand (VOD) programming offers specific advantages for brand marketers to effectively engage consumers, according to the Phase II study of the Advanced Advertising Media Project (AAMP) — an industry-wide research initiative to measure the impact of advertising within free

Lopez Negrete Communications has been named Best Hispanic Agency Using Social Media to Reach Latinos by LATISM.

Online and mobile tools will help holiday shoppers keep the economic Grinch at bay, according to Deloitte’s 26th annual holiday survey of consumer spending intentions and trends.

The Department of Commerce's Economics and Statistics Administration (ESA) and National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) released a report, “Exploring the Digital Nation,” that analyzes broadband Internet adoption in the United States.

With brand marketers more frequently and more broadly leveraging cutting-edge rich media for their interactive campaigns, the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has updated its Rich Media Creative Guidelines for the first time since 2008.

Nielsen recently analyzed an online CPG campaign geared towards women 25-54 that ran across three ad networks and a women’s interest site. The study showed the campaign successfully reached its intended audience only 27 percent of the time and instead was most often viewed by older demographics outside of the desired group.DOWNLOAD Report Here.

CafeMom announced it will launch an original channel on YouTube in January 2012. The effort is part of YouTube's new original channels initiative -- a project focused on providing innovative, engaging content to the video site's worldwide audience.

Shopper Sciences, a retail marketing and shopper insights consultancy, and a unit of IPG’s Mediabrands, released a study that details how shoppers will be using digital media to make purchase decisions this holiday season.

CNN en Español reinforced its multi-platform content strategy with the launch of, where users can find the latest breaking news, the network’s best videos, exclusive interviews and news stories from around the globe, all with the high standards that CNN and its team of journalists

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has taken another step forward to increase marketplace efficiency with the release today of the “Data Segments & Techniques Lexicon,” a new practical tool that provides media planners with a framework for clearer communication with publishers and data

Univision Interactive Media, Inc. announced that it has been recognized with both the Silver and Bronze Awards in the Interactive Applications Promotion Campaign Category at the 2011 PromaxBDA Latin America Awards Competition.

Broadcast Interactive Media (BIM), a best-in-class provider of mission critical revenue generation tools and data services for local media, announced today that Telemundo Station Group has selected BIM as its Web site technology provider.

Accenture examines the unique positioning of the communications service provider within the digital ecosystem and outlines an approach that providers should consider pursuing to take advantage of the opportunities presented by their vast web of consumer touchpoints. DOWNLOAD Report Here.

These days, Social/Local/Mobile seems to be driving much of the conversation about online opportunities. But at the end of the day, there is only one constant common denominator across the Web: the consumer. An understanding of this consumer and how they are influenced by social, mobile and local experiences online is vital to big brands looking to reach them on the Web. DOWNLOAD Findings Here.