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Episode 142: Graham Warsop on his IMC keynote speech: Marketing - where to from here?

Date: 30 Jul 2015
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New Blackberry acquisition extends mission-critical business communication
New Blackberry acquisition extends mission-critical business communication

BlackBerry's newly acquired AtHoc platform will integrate with BlackBerry's enterprise portfolio and trusted global network, offering customers new capabilities for safety, security and mission-critical business communication...

24 Jul 2015 14:35

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Boris Dzhingarov
Insulating your business against the future

If you've read the classic business philosophy book Black Swan, you'll know that's it's impossible to predict the future. Well, you probably didn't need Nassim Taleb's book to tell you that...

By Boris Dzhingarov 24 Jul 2015 06:37



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Google soars as earnings wow Wall Street
Google soars as earnings wow Wall Street

NEW YORK, USA: Google shares rocketed 16 percent to all-time highs on Friday following an earnings report that wowed Wall Street with strong mobile advertising gains and a bullish outlook for its YouTube business...

20 Jul 2015 16:17

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Virtual reality star Oculus buys hand-tracking startup
Virtual reality star Oculus buys hand-tracking startup

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Virtual reality star Oculus on Thursday announced a deal to buy an Israel-based startup specialising in technology that can track hand movements...

17 Jul 2015 15:51

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Boris Dzhingarov
Best small business services for 2015

Thinking of starting a small business now? It's not too late neither is it too early, all you need is the right idea. You don't need to be a bank before you can start your own business; you need the drive and the obsession...

By Boris Dzhingarov 17 Jul 2015 15:40

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One Show announces PR categories, quarterly submissions
One Show announces PR categories, quarterly submissions

NEW YORK, USA: The One Club has announced that it has introduced a quarterly entry system for The One Show, as well as a set of public relations categories...

17 Jul 2015 15:12

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Harper Lee novel sets one-day record at Barnes & Noble
Harper Lee novel sets one-day record at Barnes & Noble

NEW YORK, USA: Harper Lee's novel "Go Set a Watchman" set a record for first-day sales in the adult fiction category at Barnes and Noble, the largest US bookstore chain announced on Wednesday...

16 Jul 2015 15:23

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Fake 'Bloomberg' report spikes Twitter shares
Fake 'Bloomberg' report spikes Twitter shares

NEW YORK, USA: A fake news report purportedly from Bloomberg about a possible $31bn takeover of Twitter spurred a five percent surge in the social network's shares on Tuesday before it was denied.

15 Jul 2015 09:14

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Microsoft plans celebratory debut of Windows 10
Microsoft plans celebratory debut of Windows 10

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Microsoft on Monday announced plans for a celebratory debut this month of Windows 10 operating software designed to spread the US software titan's offerings across a broad range of devices.

14 Jul 2015 15:18

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Ellen Pao out as Reddit CEO
Ellen Pao out as Reddit CEO

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Ellen Pao, who made headlines with a high-profile Silicon Valley gender discrimination lawsuit, was ousted on Friday after a brief but stormy tenure at the helm of online bulletin board Reddit.

13 Jul 2015 15:22

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GALA releases video series on advertising laws
GALA releases video series on advertising laws

NEW YORK, USA: The Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance ("GALA") has released a video series on complying with advertising laws around the world...

13 Jul 2015 09:07

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Facebook hands some news feed controls back to users
Facebook hands some news feed controls back to users

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Facebook unveiled a new tool on Thursday giving users more control of what they see in their news feeds, allowing them to override the choices made by algorithm.

10 Jul 2015 09:13

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Loyalty and reward program data capture solutions for retailers
Loyalty and reward program data capture solutions for retailers

Data capturing is one of the most cumbersome tasks for any retailer! And as such the retail industry is passing through a transitory phase; where things are evolving dynamically and customers are demanding the best.

By Ritesh Sanghani 9 Jul 2015 15:13

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Microsoft cuts 7,800 jobs, reorganises phone unit
Microsoft cuts 7,800 jobs, reorganises phone unit

WASHINGTON, USA: Microsoft announced plans on Wednesday to cut 7,800 jobs along with a reorganisation of its Windows Phone unit which has struggled in the mobile market.

9 Jul 2015 11:03

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DSE 2016 applications for speaker deadline extended
DSE 2016 applications for speaker deadline extended

ATLANTA, USA: Digital Signage Expo (DSE) has announced that it has extended the deadline for speaker proposals to 10 July, for its 2016 educational conference taking place from 15 to 17 March 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center...

8 Jul 2015 14:10

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Microsoft tweaks streaming music plan for Windows 10
Microsoft tweaks streaming music plan for Windows 10

NEW YORK, USA: Microsoft has rebranded its subscription-based music services as part of a ramped-up effort to compete with the likes of Apple, Google Spotify and others.

8 Jul 2015 13:59

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Daymond John announced as keynote speaker at 2015 LIA's Creative LIAisons
Daymond John announced as keynote speaker at 2015 LIA's Creative LIAisons

Daymond John, founder and CEO of FUBU, has been announced as the keynote speaker at the 2015 London International Awards' Creative LIAisons program...

7 Jul 2015 11:24

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Six crowdfunding myths debunked
Six crowdfunding myths debunked

Since this is a relatively new approach, it tends to gain skepticism and subsequent criticism. The truth, however, may be very different from what we know or hear...

By Rochelle Ceira 3 Jul 2015 13:57

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Entries open for World's Best Financial Advertising Awards 2015
Entries open for World's Best Financial Advertising Awards 2015

NEW YORK, USA: The Midas Awards 2015 competition honouring the World's Best Financial Advertising? is now open for entry. This is the only awards show to recognise excellence in financial marketing and advertising on a global scale.

3 Jul 2015 10:15

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Yahoo tests using Google search skills
Yahoo tests using Google search skills

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Yahoo said on Thursday that it is testing letting Google put its online search skills to work at some of its online properties.

3 Jul 2015 10:01

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Facebook tests video ads in budding YouTube challenge
Facebook tests video ads in budding YouTube challenge

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Facebook on Thursday confirmed that it is dabbling in video ads and sharing revenue with content creators, in a move that would compete with Google-owned YouTube.

3 Jul 2015 09:44

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Facebook's Zuckerberg wants to figure out social equation
Facebook's Zuckerberg wants to figure out social equation

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg figures there could be a formula that explains how people think...

2 Jul 2015 08:11

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Appeals court affirms e-book ruling against Apple
Appeals court affirms e-book ruling against Apple

NEW YORK, USA: A US appeals court on Tuesday upheld a 2013 ruling that Apple led an illegal conspiracy to fix prices of e-books in violation of anti-trust laws.

1 Jul 2015 10:48

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What, how and why you need Android for sustainable business growth?
What, how and why you need Android for sustainable business growth?

Fortunes of Android mobile OS have never looked back since its introduction in Sept 2008; instead it has witnessed tremendous growth...

By Chirag Shivalker 30 Jun 2015 10:41

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Boosting healthcare advertising with the Young Global Awards
Boosting healthcare advertising with the Young Global Awards

NEW YORK, USA The Global Awards for the World's Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising have announced the second annual Young Globals Student Competition and Internship Programme...

30 Jun 2015 09:07

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Gannett completes split of newspaper, broadcast units
Gannett completes split of newspaper, broadcast units

WASHINGTON, USA: US media giant Gannett said on Monday it completed its breakup which separates its newspaper division, including flagship USA Today, from broadcast and digital businesses.

30 Jun 2015 08:01

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Apple bets on radio splash in streaming bid
Apple bets on radio splash in streaming bid

NEW YORK, USA: In its bid to become a power in music streaming, Apple is devoting its vast resources to create what it hopes will be a first truly global radio station.

29 Jun 2015 08:50

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Breakup for online dating app Tinder and parent
Breakup for online dating app Tinder and parent

WASHINGTON, USA: The popular online dating app Tinder is breaking free as part of a spinoff, announced on Thursday by parent company IAC/InterActive Corp.

26 Jun 2015 07:44

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Microsoft makes Word available on Android phones
Microsoft makes Word available on Android phones

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Microsoft on Wednesday followed through on a promise to release versions of its widely used Word, Excel and PowerPoint programs for smartphones running on Google-backed Android software.

25 Jun 2015 16:18

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BlackBerry and Cisco sign broad patent cross-licensing agreement
BlackBerry and Cisco sign broad patent cross-licensing agreement

BlackBerry and Cisco have announced that they have entered into a long-term patent cross-licensing agreement covering their respective products and technologies.

25 Jun 2015 15:52

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