1. YouTube 2012: The Year of the DIY Lip-Sync Video

    December 18, 2012 12:05 AM EST On YouTube, 2012 was the year of the D.I.Y. lip sync video, fueled by parodies of "Gangnam Style" and "Call Me Maybe." Unlike years past, when lip-syncing meant watching a lonely girl sing into a hairbrush in her bedroom, the v ...

  2. The Year In Social Media: The Rise of the Challengers

    December 14, 2012 8:10 AM EST Facebook, Twitter and YouTube continued to rule the social media landscape in 2012, but other networks made inroads as well, giving the incumbents a run for their money. The upstarts include Instagram, Pinterest, SoundCloud, Google+ and the reinca ...

  3. The Beat 7/16: Chris Brown Rules, Justin Bieber Sued, J.Lo Leaves

    The Beat 7/16: Chris Brown Rules, Justin Bieber Sued, J.Lo Leaves

    July 16, 2012 7:17 PM EDT 0 0 0 Check out the premiere episode of The Beat, hosted by Jonathan Brooks. starships , jonathan brooks , cookie monster , featuredVideo2 , D'Angelo , Billboard , Call Me Maybe , Justin Bieber , fortune , Old School New Rules Videos Justin Bieber Ch ...

  4. Spotify, BandPage Win, Slick Rick Performs at SoundCtrl's FlashFWD Awards

    May 18, 2012 2:00 PM EDT SoundCtrl's FlashFWD Awards were presented at the Gramercy Theater Tuesday as part of Internet Week. (Photo Courtesy: NickyDigital.com) At 7pm on a rainy Tuesday evening right in the middle of Internet Week NY , tech entrepreneurs and music e ...