Rupert Murdoch sells cut-price MySpace, gets green light to bid for BSkyB

Ruperr Murdoch’s 81st year could be more significant than any of the others in the media industry veteran’s long and contentious career as boss of News Corporation. Today he’s agreed to sell his social media site MySpace (acquired for $580m ...

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The jewels in the crown – the world’s top indie agencies are Wieden+Kennedy, Droga5 and Germany’s Jung von Matt

Which, strangely enough, were the three top agencies in the Cannes awards list of top indie agencies. I was actually going to put Mother third in this list despite a disappointing Cannes (the judges obviously didn’t get Ikea, reasonably probably) ...

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Google turns fire on Facebook (again) with ad-friendly Google+

So why should Google+, Google’s latest social media whizz work where Google Buzz and numerous other attempts to rival Facebook failed? According to Google engineering V-P Vic Gundotra current online sharing (ie Facebook) is “awkward” and “broken” and Google aims ...

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