How Much Would It Cost To Be Batman?

It would cost $682 million for a real-life Batman to fund his world-saving lifestyle, thanks to the price of high-tech cars, gadgets, his mansion and training, a new infographic says. The infographic, created by MoneySupermarket.com, looks at how much it would cost to run Batman’s empire. The main conclusion? It’s not easy on the wallet. In …

Which Olympic Event is Winning on Social Media?

Buzz surrounding the Olympics continues as fans gear up for the most social and digital game ever — but what exactly are they talking about? Your Twitter feeds have likely been filled with common terms like “London,” “gold,” “torch,” or “athletes,” among other sporty words. According to Networked Insights, who created the infographic below, most …

2012 Olympic performance: PwC Report and Infographic

As we get closer to the start of the 2012 Olympic Games in London at the end of July, so interest is rising in the likely medal tallies of different countries. As a contribution to this debate, PwC has conducted an analysis of the key factors of past Olympic performance and used this to produce …

The Social Media ROI Cookbook: Six Ingredients Top Brands Use to Measure the Revenue Impact of Social Media

Today, customers move constantly between the online and offline worlds, using a range of devices — such as smartphones and tablets — that didn’t exist a few short years ago. Thousands of applications and dozens of social media platforms collect and transmit an unprecedented amount of structured and unstructured data, and API changes are a …

The Evolution of Olympic Communication

We recently took a look at how the exponential growth of social media since the last Summer Olympics in 2008 will reshape this year’s Games in profound ways. But tracing the evolution of Olympic communication back more than 2,000 years proves just as fascinating. Forget livestreams, score alerts and Twitter — back in the day, Olympic results were delivered …

The iPad Mini is Inevitable: this Chart Explains Why!

We’ve been seeing an increasing amount of chatter around the notion of an iPad Mini, a seven-inch version of the Apple tablet that would compete directly with the Google Nexus 7 (the 16 GB version of which just sold out online) as well as the dominant small tablet, the Amazon Kindle Fire. One of the …

Maximizing Your Tweets

Buddy Media recently published a report titled “Strategies for Effective Tweeting: A Statistical Review.”  The report is based on the data compiled from their analysis of user-engagement from over 320 Twitter profiles managed by various brands.  Based on their data they make several recommendations for how best to maximize the use of Twitter as a …