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Rose Anderson
Inside the NYF Radio Program Awards with Rose Anderson

A Q&A with Rose Anderson, VP and executive director of New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards on how the World's Best Radio Programs competition has transformed over the past few years, the return on investment for entering, and how technology has changed radio and its impact on content...

27 Mar 2017

UNITED STATES

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

UNITED STATES

Google Play enters free streaming with radio
Google Play enters free streaming with radio

NEW YORK, USA: Google Play on Tuesday expanded to Internet radio, becoming the latest streaming player to provide free content despite controversy among artists...

25 Jun 2015

UNITED STATES

International radio executives ready to honour World's Best Radio Programs award winners
International radio executives ready to honour World's Best Radio Programs award winners

At the New York Festivals Radio Award Ceremony, being held on 22 June 2015, award-winning radio executives will present award segments as they honour the World's Best Radio Programs award winners...

18 Jun 2015

IRAN

Washington Post reporter faces spy trial in Iran
Washington Post reporter faces spy trial in Iran

TEHRAN, IRAN: The detained Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian faces trial for espionage and three other charges including "collaboration with hostile governments", his lawyer told AFP on Monday...

21 Apr 2015

UNITED STATES

When fake news goes viral, blame the media: study
When fake news goes viral, blame the media: study

WASHINGTON, US: It's true. Don't believe everything you read on the Internet...

17 Feb 2015

UNITED STATES

New appointments to NYF Radio Awards Advisory board
New appointments to NYF Radio Awards Advisory board

NEW YORK CITY, US: NYF's World's Best Radio Programs Appoints Phil Critchlow and Valerie Geller to 2015 Advisory Board...

10 Feb 2015

UNITED STATES

New York Festivals World's Best Radio Programs 2015 competition open for entries
New York Festivals World's Best Radio Programs 2015 competition open for entries

NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals World's Best Radio Programs is now accepting entries for the 2015 competition...

8 Jan 2015

UNITED STATES

NAB Show press registration opens
NAB Show press registration opens

LAS VEGAS, US: NAB Show press registration is now open...

2 Dec 2014

UNITED STATES

NYF 2014 International Radio Program Awards: World's Best Radio Programs finalists
NYF 2014 International Radio Program Awards: World's Best Radio Programs finalists

NEW YORK CITY, US: RTÉ Ireland takes the lead, followed by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, and TBI Media United Kingdom.

19 May 2014

UNITED STATES

African winner in 2014 IWMF Courage in Journalism Awards
African winner in 2014 IWMF Courage in Journalism Awards

As the International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) celebrates its 25th year honouring courageous women journalists around the world, it has announced the recipients of its 2014 Courage in Journalism Award.

16 May 2014

UNITED STATES

Fact-checking journalism gains momentum
Fact-checking journalism gains momentum

WASHINGTON, US: The facts are the focus as part of a trend in journalism spreading from the United States to many places around the world.

14 Apr 2014

UNITED STATES

Online news attracts star power and big money
Online news attracts star power and big money

WASHINGTON, US: The news media is generating some big news of its own, as a growing number of star US journalists move online, bringing followers and financial backers with them.

26 Mar 2014

UNITED STATES

NYF: Five more Executive Jury appointments
NYF: Five more Executive Jury appointments

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

UNITED STATES

New York Festivals: Third round, Executive Jury appointments
New York Festivals: Third round, Executive Jury appointments

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

UNITED STATES

New York Festivals: Breaking moulds, and closing entries soon
New York Festivals: Breaking moulds, and closing entries soon

NEW YORK CITY, US: The closing date for entries into New York Festivals World's Best Advertising competition is getting closer.

17 Jan 2014

UNITED STATES

IMA Web Interactive Media Awards deadline extended
IMA Web Interactive Media Awards deadline extended

NEW YORK CITY, US: Final 2013 Awards deadline extended to January 15

10 Jan 2014

UNITED STATES

UN committee votes day to protect journalists
UN committee votes day to protect journalists

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

UNITED STATES

All the LatAm 2013 winners
All the LatAm 2013 winners

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

UNITED STATES

Facebook feeds news outlets the social network chatter
Facebook feeds news outlets the social network chatter

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

UNITED STATES

2013 NYF International Radio Programs & Promos Awards
2013 NYF International Radio Programs & Promos Awards

NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals International Radio Awards honouring "The World's Best Radio Programs & Promos," will host the 2013 New York Festivals International Radio Awards Gala on 17 June.

13 Jun 2013

UNITED STATES

NYF recognises the World's Best Radio Programmes
NYF recognises the World's Best Radio Programmes

NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals International Radio Programs & Promos Awards will recognise the World's Best Radio Programs at the 2013 awards ceremony taking place on 17 June at Manhattan Penthouse in New York City.

4 Jun 2013

UNITED STATES

New Yorker launches online anonymous tip system

NEW YORK, US: The New Yorker magazine has unveiled a new online system for anonymous whistleblower tips, based on technology developed by the late Internet activist Aaron Swartz and a former hacker.

17 May 2013

UNITED STATES

NYF 2013 International Radio Programs & Promo Awards: 'World's Best Radio Programs' finalists

UNITED STATES

Google boss sees autocrats' pushback against internet
Google boss sees autocrats' pushback against internet

WASHINGTON, US: Life in authoritarian states is likely to get tougher before it gets better as their citizens gain more access to the internet, says Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt.

2 May 2013

UNITED STATES

NYF International Advertising Awards: 2013 shortlist
NYF International Advertising Awards: 2013 shortlist

NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards for World's Best Advertising has announced the 2013 Shortlist for a number of its competitions.

26 Apr 2013

UNITED KINGDOM

D&AD Awards: The nominations
D&AD Awards: The nominations

LONDON, UK: Here are the nominations for the D&AD Awards. See this year's In Book winners and Nominations below. Yellow Pencil winners will be revealed on Wednesday 12 June at the Awards Ceremony.

22 Apr 2013

UNITED STATES

Search for bravest women journalists
Search for bravest women journalists

WASHINGTON, US: The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking nominations for its 2013 Courage in Journalism Awards and Lifetime Achievement Award.

22 Feb 2013

UNITED STATES

International AME Awards announces 2013 Shortlist
International AME Awards announces 2013 Shortlist

NEW YORK, US: The AME Awards for The World's Best Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness has announced the Shortlist for the 2013 competition. The Grand Jury of interactive and multidisciplinary marketers, planners, and creatives selected the Shortlist from entries submitted from 27 countries worldwide.

14 Feb 2013

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