Politics

Andy Vogel of NewBase: US net neutrality repeal will cost UK advertisers too

Despite 83 per cent of Americans supporting net neutrality maintaining the status quo, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has undone the 2015 rules that prevented internet providers from using a tiered/paid system to block or slow specific websites. Now, because ...

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Now Accenture wins Vatican media communications

We’ve noticed that Accenture Interactive is taking over (bits of) the corporeal world, now it’s expanding its horizons to matters spiritual with the new task of launching Vatican News, described as “part of the Vatican reform aimed at finding new ...

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Now Boz the Monster is revealed – It’s you Foreign..

There are the usual Christmas ads spoofs on YouTube but a bit listless this year – maybe this epoch in adland is coming to a close. Some people criticised John Lewis for scaring children with monsters under the bed. Imagine ...

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Monarchy is worth £67.5bn to UK says Brand Finance

Consultancy Brand Finance has been looking at the “brand value” of the UK monarchy – not their personal finances – and deduced that the capital value of the UK monarchy as a business is a hefty £67.5bn, making an annual ...

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Tom Denford and David Indo from ID Comms: China’s unique digital giants

On this week’s #MediaSnack Tom and David take a look at what it takes to market successfully in China and a landscape dominated by Tencent, Alibaba and Baidu. These three giants are frequently compared to Western platforms like Google, Facebook ...

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M&C’s MacLennan tries to end Tindall diversity controversy

M&C Saatchi international boss Moray MacLennan has announced that CCO Justin Tindall (left), who famously announced that he was “bored of diversity” in a Campaign article, won’t be fired. Because he didn’t say he was “bored with diversity.” Which is ...

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Mother founder Calcraft takes hot seat at Dentsu Aegis UK

Country managers are popping up all over the holding company landscape and they seem to be a different breed, for good or ill. Dentsu Aegis has sprung what’s probably the biggest surprise so far by choosing Mother founder Stef Calcraft ...

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