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Episode 132: Digicape launches iBeacon technology in South Africa.

Date: 22 May 2015
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Design and Package Design jury announced for LIA
Design and Package Design jury announced for LIA

The 2015 London International Awards (LIA) have selected the Design and Package Design jury, which will be headed up by Brian Collins, Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder of Collins...

27 May 2015 09:00

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Majority of mobile data traffic to offload to Wi-Fi networks by 2019
Majority of mobile data traffic to offload to Wi-Fi networks by 2019

According to Juniper Research, UK, the forecast is that mobile data traffic, generated by smartphones, feature phones and tablets, will approach almost 197,000 PB (Petabytes) by 2019...

20 May 2015 13:08

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2015 Music & Sound Jury President, Jury announced for LIA
2015 Music & Sound Jury President, Jury announced for LIA

The organisers of the 2015 London International Awards (LIA) have selected the judge and jury for the TV/Cinema/Online Film - Music & Sound category...

20 May 2015 08:20

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Another judge, panel for LIA
Another judge, panel for LIA

Amir Kassaei, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer of DDB Worldwide, is the Integration Jury President for the 2015 London International Awards (LIA)...

14 May 2015 09:03

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New article highlights integrated marketing communication in branding
New article highlights integrated marketing communication in branding

London School of Marketing has released a new article discussing the importance of integrated marketing communications in branding...

12 May 2015 09:31

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Free template to measure ROI on marketing campaign
Free template to measure ROI on marketing campaign

LONDON, ENGLAND: The London School of Marketing has published a free template to help marketers measure ROI of their marketing campaigns...

8 May 2015 15:06

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New category for LIA awards
New category for LIA awards

London International Awards (LIA) has announced the addition of the 'Verbal Identity' category to its 2015 Design competition...

8 May 2015 10:15

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Airline advertising comes full circle with Naomi Watts
Airline advertising comes full circle with Naomi Watts

The posters which Imperial Airways used to promote its modern aircraft and the exotic destinations in the 1920s and 30s were as cutting edge then as today's interactive billboards...

4 May 2015 13:59

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Lizie Gower heads LIA jury of Production & Post-Production and Music Video
Lizie Gower heads LIA jury of Production & Post-Production and Music Video

The 2015 London International Awards (LIA) have named Lizie Gower, MD & founder of Academy Films, as the Jury President of the Music Video and Production & Post-Production Jury...

29 Apr 2015 13:24

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848 Pencils awarded at D&AD 2015
848 Pencils awarded at D&AD 2015

LONDON, UK: The 53rd D&AD Judging Week has wrapped up at the Truman Brewery in East London this week. 85 countries were vying for a coveted Pencil with South Africa winning 18...

24 Apr 2015 10:08

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All the best from Europe's digital media
All the best from Europe's digital media

LONDON, UK: The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) has presented the annual European Digital Media Awards at a ceremony at Google's London headquarters during Digital Media Europe 2015...

24 Apr 2015 08:08

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British police question Piers Morgan over phone hacking
British police question Piers Morgan over phone hacking

LONDON, UK: British police questioned Piers Morgan in connection with a phone hacking investigation, the television host and journalist said...

24 Apr 2015 06:57

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UK politician accused of unauthorised Wikipedia edits
UK politician accused of unauthorised Wikipedia edits

LONDON, UK: The run-up to Britain's general election took an unexpected turn this week as the chairman of the Conservative Party was forced to deny allegations that he'd made unauthorised edits on Wikipedia...

23 Apr 2015 11:34

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178 Pencils awarded on Results Day Two of D&AD Judging
178 Pencils awarded on Results Day Two of D&AD Judging

LONDON, UK: The second set of D&AD Pencil winners for 2015 have been announced in the Crafts for Advertising, Crafts for Design, Integrated and Innovative Media, Magazine and Newspaper Design, Mobile Marketing and White Pencil categories...

23 Apr 2015 10:31

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D&AD replaces In Book and Nomination Awards with two new Pencils
D&AD replaces In Book and Nomination Awards with two new Pencils

LONDON, UK: To bring clarity and coherence to the existing levels of awards, D&AD will introduce Wood and Graphite additions to the Pencil family. These replace the In Book and Nomination Awards...

22 Apr 2015 11:23

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Collaboration - a game changer
Collaboration - a game changer

Comment8, a UK internal communications consultancy, hosted its third annual iCollaborate conference in London, focussing on key trends impacting practitioners...

By Daniel Munslow 22 Apr 2015 08:45

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IABC EMENA conference tackles leadership communication
IABC EMENA conference tackles leadership communication

LONDON: The IABC EMENA, the counterpart of the Africa region of the IABC, hosted their annual conference titled "Power to the People", addressing the key trends in communication...

By Daniel Munslow 15 Apr 2015 09:08

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The future of mobile exam preparation, Q&A with George Burgess
The future of mobile exam preparation, Q&A with George Burgess

Inspired by the global mindset of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs while at Stanford, Burgess explains what Gojimo means for the industry, and why SA...

By Jessica Taylor 2 Apr 2015 07:00

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Hit show Downton Abbey to end
Hit show Downton Abbey to end

LONDON, UK: The hit British show Downton Abbey is to end after six series...

30 Mar 2015 08:37

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Kom Clarkson, ve vant you in sunny Russia...
Kom Clarkson, ve vant you in sunny Russia...

NEWSWATCH: Sacked Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been invited to Russia to present a motoring show there, and Piers Morgan (who has also had a Clarkson klap) has some advice for the motor mouthpiece...

27 Mar 2015 07:31

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Ronald Ng 2015 Digital Jury President at 2015 LIA
Ronald Ng 2015 Digital Jury President at 2015 LIA

Ronald Ng, Chief Creative Officer of DigitasLBi North America, will preside over the Digital Jury for the 2015 London International Awards (LIA)...

26 Mar 2015 08:51

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Clarkson slips a gear
Clarkson slips a gear

NEWSWATCH: The BBC has fired Jeremy Clarkson from top-rated petrol-head show, Top Gear, reports The Daily Beast ...

26 Mar 2015 06:52

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Matt Eastwood, John Mescall are LIA 2015 Jury Presidents
Matt Eastwood, John Mescall are LIA 2015 Jury Presidents

LONDON, UK: Matt Eastwood, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer of JWT, and John Mescall, Global Executive Creative Director of McCann Worldwide have been appointed as the London International Awards (LIA) 2015 Jury Presidents...

19 Mar 2015 09:07

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The Gunn Report honours the very best of advertising 2014 with book and showreel
The Gunn Report honours the very best of advertising 2014 with book and showreel

LONDON, UK: The Gunn Report, the global index for creative excellence in advertising, has published its 2014 Book and Showreel, a round-up and showcase of the world's best advertising performance...

18 Mar 2015 08:17

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Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation
Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015 09:17

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Jesse Coulter heads up LIA Branded Entertainment jury
Jesse Coulter heads up LIA Branded Entertainment jury

LONDON & NEW YORK: The 2015 London International Awards (LIA) Branded Entertainment Jury President is Jesse Coulter, Co-Chief Creative Officer of CAA Marketing, a division Creative Artists Agency (CAA)...

26 Feb 2015 07:52

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Pistorius advert gets most complaints ever in Britain
Pistorius advert gets most complaints ever in Britain

LONDON, UK: An advertisement making light of the trial of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius received by far the most complaints ever in Britain, the advertising watchdog said on Friday...

23 Feb 2015 07:20

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Journalism award for the Al Jazeera Three
Journalism award for the Al Jazeera Three

LONDON, UK: The UK's prestigious Royal Television Society has presented its Judges' Award to Al Jazeera's Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy...

20 Feb 2015 14:03

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D&AD extends entry deadline for 2015 Professional Awards
D&AD extends entry deadline for 2015 Professional Awards

LONDON, UK: The 2015 D&AD Global Advertising and Design Awards have extended the entry deadline to Wednesday, 25 February 2015...

19 Feb 2015 11:29

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Scotland declares online 'independence' from Britain
Scotland declares online 'independence' from Britain

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND: Five months after Scotland voted against independence from the rest of the United Kingdom, the Scottish government has seceded - at least online...

19 Feb 2015 10:56

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