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hello world. my name is Ryan Alexander Boyles. often, it's pronounced the RAB. i'm into declarative living. i am a connector. this is my life-stream / tumblr / blog. call it what you will. find my sxsw posts. any questions, ask me anything! btw, here is a standard disclaimer.


The San Francisco tech firm says 1.1 million Tumblr users posted content with VMA-related keywords yesterday, while 1.3 million folks on Twitter did the same. Those figures may surprise marketers who view Twitter as the undisputed, dominant, social-media companion for TV watchers.

Christopher Heine, Adweek

I’m not surprised one bit

sometimes parents just don’t understand. 

and then sometimes the kids don’t either.

getting jiggy with it, indeed.


The current instagram vote standings for Best Hero for the 2013 @MTV #MovieAwards

Listen to our sneak peek commentary plus the exclusive interview with the CEO of the company behind all of the social tv magic for the MTV Movie Awards.


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(via 22 SXSW 2013 Exclusive Interview with Sam Decker – Founder/CEO of Mass Relevance)

In this episode of the Second Screeners show, we dive into the Social TV scene at SXSW 2013 Interactive Festival, feature our exclusive interview with Sam Decker – Founder/CEO of Mass Relevance, chat about the 2013 MTV Movie Awards, and more!

SXSW Interactive 2013

Ryan gives us the full report on the Social TV scene at this years South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive .

Mark Cuban on Social TV Engagement for “Shark Tank”

Ryan tells us all about what Mark Cuban had to say about the best way for “Shark Tank” to engage with it’s viewers in the Social TV space.

Exclusive Interview with Sam Decker – Founder/CEO of Mass Relevance

We share the exclusive interview with Sam Decker, the Founder and CEO of Mass Relevance that Ryan conducted at this years South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival.

This is a great interview that shares Sam’s perspective on the past, present, and future of Social TV.

2013 MTV Movie Awards

Mass Relevance is partnering with MTV to allow viewers to play a major role in this year’s awards ceremony!