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Episode 175: Agency Focus with creative service agency, Havas Boondoggle.

Date: 26 May 2016
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Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding

Snapchat, the fast-growing application known for its disappearing messages, disclosed Thursday it has raised more than $1.8bn in new funding...

2 days ago


Tribune Publishing rejects boosted Gannett bid

Los Angeles Times owner Tribune Publishing on Monday rejected a sweetened takeover offer from newspaper rival Gannett but left the door open to discussions on a potential tie-up...

24 May 2016


Torch Award presented by Jillian Mercado

The winning team of the New York Festivals Torch Awards received its award from IMG model and fashion blogger, Jillian Mercado on 19 May 2016...

19 May 2016


You... Be the Judge! Contest opens in New York

Advertising creatives can enter to be part of the virtual judging panel of the World's Best Advertising competition, through the third annual 'You... Be the Judge! contest'...

11 May 2016


Google News shines spotlight on local coverage

SAN FRANCISCO: Google began Monday shining a spotlight on local reporting mixed in with the deluge of stories at its free online news aggregation website...

10 May 2016


YouTube plans Internet television service: report

SAN FRANCISCO - YouTube plans to launch a service that streams cable television channels to viewers over the Internet for the price of a subscription, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday...

6 May 2016


One Show's Creative Week schedule released

The One Club has released the Creative Week schedule, taking place from 9-13 May 2016 in New York, and Ellie Kemper and Michael Ian Black will host The One Show. Creative Week partners include Pandora, Pinterest and American Printing Co...

29 Apr 2016


Sobriety of oil-addicted nations

The world is just not going to stop neither for a single leader nor for groups of nations..?

By Naseem Javed 20 Apr 2016


Twitter hires new exec in bid to win China advertisers

SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter introduced a new head of operations for what it calls Greater China despite still being banned in the mainland, as it attempts to boost already booming advertising...

18 Apr 2016


How to be a successful smartphone reviewer

In order to become a successful tech reviewer, you must keep up-to-date with the latest technology that hits the market...

By Hicks Crawford 15 Apr 2016


The secondary cell phone market in 2016

When Motorola became the first company to produce a handheld mobile phone in April 1973, Martin Cooper, a Motorola researcher placed the first call to Dr. Joel Engel of Bell Labs...

By Jerry Nelson 6 Apr 2016


Five surefire solutions to low website traffic

For startup websites, finding people who would visit regularly is the biggest obstacle. With the rise of media giants and other fledgling competitors, getting several users to see what your site has to offer seems like a Herculean feat...

By Hicks Crawford 5 Apr 2016


Ericsson responds to consumer's directive for seamless, personalised immersive content experiences

Ericsson will be showcasing new capabilities that will help TV service providers to successfully reposition themselves for the internet era...

4 Apr 2016


CMI becomes media investment management hub for GroupH of WPP

Following its acquisition of Communications Media, one of the largest healthcare media agencies in the US, WPP has announced that Ogilvy CommonHealth Medical Media will become part of CMI...

1 Apr 2016


Mashable raises USD15m to expand video

NEW YORK - The online news site Mashable said on Thursday it raised $15 million in a funding round led by Time Warner's television operations, as part of its efforts to expand video offerings...

1 Apr 2016


Five best ingredients to produce high-quality content

I know all of you have been through this. You've been fighting to produce high quality content that can convert. Writing high-quality content is a choice...

By Hicks Crawford 30 Mar 2016


Yahoo sets deadline for buyers to present preliminary bids: report

SAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo Inc. has given prospective buyers until April to present preliminary offers for some of its assets, the Wall Street Journal reported late on Monday...

30 Mar 2016


Five ways guest posts can build your brand and increase your traffic

If you've been blogging or running an online business, you surely understand the value of online marketing. Guest posting is one of the best online marketing strategies that you can implement to get full benefits to build your brand...

By Hicks Crawford 25 Mar 2016


J Walter Thompson appoints Tamara Ingram as CEO

J Walter Thompson, part of the WPP Group, has appointed Tamara Ingram as its new CEO. Formerly the company's chief client team officer, she replaces Gustavo Martinez, with immediate effect...

22 Mar 2016


ConnectPal, others offer new content monetisation strategies

With more than 3 billion global users, the internet has proven to be the most prevalent and relevant communication tool. The Internet has also changed the way consumers enjoy, share and demand content...

By Hicks Crawford 21 Apr 2016

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