This Week at Fifty & Five 5.17.13

This week brought us the annual Google I/O conference which was packed with new announcements from Google in terms of what is coming soon. Keep an eye out for Google Play Music All Access. There is a rumor that has been confirmed. Yahoo has agreed to purchase Tumblr for $1.1Billion ($1,100,000,000). Follow us on Twitter […]

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This week brought us the annual Google I/O conference which was packed with new announcements from Google in terms of what is coming soon. Keep an eye out for Google Play Music All Access. There is a rumor that has been confirmed. Yahoo has agreed to purchase Tumblr for $1.1Billion ($1,100,000,000). Follow us on Twitter to get updates on this record setting purchase in real time. We ran across a very interesting infographic that describes how men and women use social media. The big winners look to be Pinterest and Youtube. Coming soon to your Twitter feed: Sports highlights courtesy of an agreement with ESPN and Twitter. Old Spice is at again with another creative ad that was launched on Youtube this week. Take a look and let us know what you think. Do you watch any shows from TNT and TBS? If so, you are in luck. These two networks will be the first to live stream their content 24/7. Start date is scheduled for some time this summer. Finally, for our viral video of the week we have another gem for you. As part of a gas tank prank, The Tonight Show captured some karaoke video gold this week. Take a look!

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Lucas Vandenberg
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