The Festival of Media Global Awards' highly-anticipated shortlist for 2014 is more global than ever before, with the top brands on this year's list coming from the US, the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates, Sweden, and India.
7 Mar 2014 10:13
NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals World's Best Advertising competition has appointed five prominent worldwide creative officers and executive creative directors to the 2014 Executive Jury.
14 Feb 2014 09:37
WASHINGTON, US: Facebook on Thursday unveiled its new app called "Paper," which serves as an online newspaper for viewing and sharing articles and other content from a smartphone.
4 Feb 2014 08:28
NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals World's Best Advertising competition has announced five additional appointments to the 2014 Executive Jury.
27 Jan 2014 08:19
CLEVELAND, US: The 2014 Tabbies Call for Entries is now available at the TABPI website.
17 Jan 2014 06:47
NEW YORK CITY, US: The closing date for entries into New York Festivals World's Best Advertising competition is getting closer.
17 Jan 2014 06:17
Chrysler convinces NBC to convert over 175 local ad breaks into a single two-minute national break during the Super Bowl XLVI. (Video)
14 Jan 2014 10:42
WASHINGTON, USA: The New York Times and Guardian newspapers have called for clemency for US whistle-blower Edward Snowden for his revelations on US government spying.
3 Jan 2014 07:32
NEW YORK CITY, US: The technology news blog AllThingsD has relaunched under the name Re/code under a partnership with NBCUniversal, after splitting with News Corp's Wall Street Journal.
3 Jan 2014 07:05
NEW YORK CITY, US: Rupert Murdoch's publishing group News Corp has announced it had acquired the 'social news agency' Storyful, which seeks to merge journalism with social media.
27 Dec 2013 07:01
WASHINGTON, US: The news project to be launched by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar with investigative reporter Glenn Greenwald got a name on Thursday along with its first tranche of funding, $50m.
23 Dec 2013 06:51
NEW YORK CITY, US: UN committee on Tuesday voted to create an international day to protect journalists as media activists condemned the mounting number of reporters killed on duty.
28 Nov 2013 09:24
NEW YORK CITY, US: Forbes Media, publisher of Forbes magazine, has hired investment bankers to explore a potential sale, the company's chief executive said on Friday.
18 Nov 2013 06:44
WASHINGTON, US: E.W. Scripps is ending its newswire launched in 1917 and will refocus on new media platforms, underscoring the troubles facing the newspaper industry.
14 Nov 2013 12:55
NEW YORK CITY, US: News Corp, the publishing and newspaper segment of the recently split media empire of Rupert Murdoch, announced a modest profit Monday in its first post-breakup results.
12 Nov 2013 08:24
WASHINGTON, USA: The founder of eBay, Pierre Omidyar, said on Wednesday, 16 October, he will back a project with investigative reporter Glenn Greenwald which "elevates and supports" journalists and "allows them to pursue the truth."
17 Oct 2013 07:47
NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals for the World's Best Advertising is now accepting entries for their 2014 competition and has launched a new award - 'Agency of the Year by Region'.
16 Oct 2013 07:35
In this in-depth Q&A with Rose Anderson, NYF Television & Film Awards executive director, she looks at (among other issues) what makes the Awards what they are, how they impact on the sectors they cover and why it reflects its 'one world' approach.
14 Oct 2013 11:56
MIAMI, US: The Festival of Media LatAm Awards 2013 winners were announced on Friday evening at an awards ceremony with over 360 guests.
1 Oct 2013 08:35
SAN FRANCISCO, US: Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer on Wednesday said she feared winding up in prison for treason if she refused to comply with US spy demands for data.
13 Sep 2013 08:18
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Facebook on Monday, 9 September, began feeding select news outlets real-time social network chatter about hot topics to weave into story coverage, wading deeper into Twitter territory.
10 Sep 2013 11:09
WASHINGTON, US: The hackers who penetrated the computer network of The New York Times last year have resurfaced with an attack on "an organisation involved in shaping economic policy," experts have warned.
19 Aug 2013 08:17
NEW YORK, US: The 2013Midas Awards is now open for entries.
10 Jul 2013 11:04
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL: comScore, Inc, a leader in measuring the digital world, has released the latest insights on the display advertising market in Brazil based on data from its comScore Ad Metrix service.
25 Jun 2013 10:50
WASHINGTON, USA: Internet giants Facebook and Microsoft say they received thousands of requests for data from US authorities last year but are prohibited from disclosing how many related to national security.
19 Jun 2013 07:08
WASHINGTON, US: Google captured more than half of the US$8.8bn spent on mobile Internet advertising worldwide last year and is expected to boost its share in 2013, market watchers say.
18 Jun 2013 06:50
LYON, FRANCE: Euronews, one of the leading international news channels in Europe, has concluded an agreement with GLWiZ, international WebTV provider, to connect with Persian-speaking (Farsi) communities all over the world.
18 Jun 2013 06:45
NEW YORK, US: News Corp shareholders have approved a plan to split the Rupert Murdoch-led conglomerate into two independent firms, one focusing on entertainment and the other on newspaper operations.
13 Jun 2013 10:36
SAN FRANCISCO, US: The fourth edition of The Bees Awards - 1st international social media marketing awards - has announced their 2013 winners.
31 May 2013 08:47
NEW YORK, US: News Corp's board last week approved the break-up of the conglomerate into two independent companies, separating the high-flying entertainment assets from the struggling newspaper operations.
29 May 2013 11:48
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