A screenshot from the Grand Prix-winning VR video.
#CannesLions2016: Entertainment Lions winners!

The 2016 Cannes Entertainment Lions award ceremony resulted in 61 awards in total.

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Screengrabs from the two Grands Prix winners.
#CannesLions2016: Entertainment Lions for Music winners!

The 2016 Cannes Entertainment Lions for Music award ceremony resulted in 32 awards in total.

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#MannesInCannes: Half-time catch up

I come up for air/ the jury is pissed/ there's a favourite!

By Tseliso Rangaka 19 hours ago

Local Media Excellence Awards honour top journalists
Local Media Excellence Awards honour top journalists

The annual Local Media Excellence Awards for 2015, held at Leriba Hotel and Spa in Centurion, were presented under the auspices of the Forum of Community Journalists (FCJ).

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Four things you can learn from Afrillennial smartphone preferences
Four things you can learn from Afrillennial smartphone preferences

There's more to the youth's product choices than meets the eye and one industry that has the most tell-tale signs about the youth market is the mobile industry.

23 hours ago

Marlon Davids appointed as MD of e.tv channels
Marlon Davids appointed as MD of e.tv channels

eMedia Investments has appointed Marlon Davids as the MD of e.tv. He has been Acting Managing Director since April 2016.

Issued by e.tv 23 hours ago

Brightest Young Minds (BYM) Summit now on
Brightest Young Minds (BYM) Summit now on

The annual Brightest Young Minds (BYM) Summit, currently on until 26 June 2016 will empower 100 young people, between the ages of 20-32, with the training, support and learning they need to enhance their employment and self-employment prospects and come up with innovative solutions to the various developmental challenges faced by Africa.

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Short film conceived, directed and edited by machines at NDS, Cannes
Short film conceived, directed and edited by machines at NDS, Cannes

At the 26th edition of Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors' Showcase Premiers, at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, NDS 2016 Showreel and a behind-the-scenes video showed how Saatchi & Saatchi and Team One pulled off a short film conceived, directed and edited by machines.

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Tips on how YouTube videos can drive consumers to purchase your product
Tips on how YouTube videos can drive consumers to purchase your product

Today's consumer need to stay informed about your product offering and what the benefits of purchasing those products are. You need to find consumers where they are and progressively this is the digital realm - online.

By Nicola Graves 23 hours ago

Brazil ready for Olympics with new ambush marketing laws
Brazil ready for Olympics with new ambush marketing laws

Brazil recently amended its 2009 Olympic Act to protect official event sponsors from ambush marketers. The changes took effect on May 10, 2016, ahead of the Rio 2016 Games.

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[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 178: Short course - Building and maintaining a sustainable business
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 178: Short course - Building and maintaining a sustainable business

On Thursday, 23 June 2016, Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding (@bizwazza) looked at 21C business solutions, a training and education company who will be piloting an eight week short course at Vega School in Cape Town from 2 July to 20 August 2016.

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#YouthMonth: From humble beginnings to the cover of Forbes Africa
#YouthMonth: From humble beginnings to the cover of Forbes Africa

Not many 28 year olds have achieved what Nigeria's Obinwanne Okeke has. Not only does he run a successful company spanning five African countries, but he has graced the cover of Forbes Africa, in their "30 under 30 people to watch in 2016" feature.

By Nicci Botha 3 days ago

The firefighters: the nexus between personal and national reputation
The firefighters: the nexus between personal and national reputation

The deployment of South African firefighters in Canada impacted positively on the country's brand and reputation. Our firefighters, with the expertise to work with the Canadians to fight massive and unrelenting fires, highlighted an area of South African competence, excellence and competitiveness. The team was celebrated and welcomed warmly in Canada by citizens, domestic and international media. Their unceremonious departure from Edmonton equally attracted significant media attention and public comment.

By Manusha Pillai 20 Jun 2016