H.B. Duran

H. B. Duran is a journalist, screenwriter and artist with a passion for the film and video game industries. She has been a writer for AList since 2016, currently specializing in marketing activations and data reports.
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HBO Pop-Up Invited Bumble Users To Watch Movies In A $30M Home

HBO reminded younger viewers about its movie offerings by hosting a “stay home to the movies”…

YouTube Red Gets Its First Theatrical Release; Twitter Cracks Down On API

This week in social media news, YouTube Red makes its theatrical debut, Twitter explains its API…

Wikipedia, Ziploc Join Branded Fashion Trend

Ziploc and Wikipedia have joined the growing list of seemingly random brands entering the fashion space,…

Amazon Tests Video Ads In Mobile Search, Displays Strength As Ad Seller

Amazon has begun testing video in mobile search results, in clear competition with the two biggest…

‘The Nun’ Ad Removal Reveals Cracks In YouTube’s Review Process

YouTube removed a jump scare ad for The Nun after users complained and it was determined…

Olay Partners With Influencers For ‘Face Anything’ Campaign

Olay launched its new Face Anything campaign on Monday with a message of being true to…

Friend List Feeds Retired From Facebook; Twitter Says Its Rules Are A ‘Living Document’

This week in social media news, Facebook adds extra Page verification, nixes Friend List feeds and…

Roku: Data-Driven Selling, Programmatic Are The Future Of TV

Roku reported healthy growth during its Q2 earnings on Wednesday, touting the importance of OTT and…

Royal Caribbean’s Branded AI ‘SoundSeeker’ Sets Travel Brag Posts To Music

Royal Caribbean International has released an AI tool called SoundSeeker that turns vacation photos into musical…

Snap Q2 Earnings Tout Ad Revenue Growth And Programmatic Prowess

Snap, Inc. reported healthy ad revenue growth for the second quarter, placing a strong emphasis on…

On Brand: Unilever’s Aline Santos On The Importance Of Brand Purpose

When 2.5 billion consumers use and trust your products each day, it is a brand’s responsibility…

Twitter Cut Off From Facebook Updates; YouTube Quietly Launches Stories

This week in social media news, Twitter users can no longer fill Facebook feeds simultaneously and…

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