NEWSWATCH: Former The Huffington Post SA editor-in-chief Verashni Pillay has been successful in her appeal against a hate speech ruling by the press ombudsman.
23 hours ago
Being in the advertising industry, digital is often referred to as a media type: "Let's complement our above-the-line media with digital.” I can't help but chuckle a little inside every time I hear this phrase. The whole concept of above-the-line, below-the-line and through-the-line is a little grey to me; consumers don't compartmentalise their decision-making journey and neither should we as marketers. That is an article on its own; Google's Micro-Moments is a good read but that aside, let us get into the point at hand.
The Film and Publication Board (FPB) will host a stakeholder and media dialogue at the Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre, tomorrow 23 August 2017, under the theme ‘Sexual violence and its prevalence in the media.' The dialogue will be focusing on how exposure to violence, sex and sexual violence in the media impacts on societal norms and values.
1 day ago
Staff at the Gupta-owned ANN7 and The New Age have been told that their jobs are safe following the announcement that Oakbay are offloading their media interests.
Genevieve Quintal 1 day ago
The media is at the forefront of generating awareness over environmental issues. It is easy to name influential films like An Inconvenient Truth or note advances made by The Guardian's environmental reporting. But what is often missing from this discussion is the environmental costs of producing media in the first place.
Pietari Kaapa 18 Aug 2017
Finalists have been announced in the Loeries' Media Innovation category.
17 Aug 2017
The SABC 8 followed in the footsteps of former public protector Thuli Madonsela on Tuesday when they received an award for bravery.
Aron Hyman 17 Aug 2017
Thursday, 17 August marked the second annual Loeries Masterclasses featuring industry leaders and experts speaking on a range of topics targeting various audiences within the creative industry.
Jessica Tennant 17 Aug 2017
The fifth deal in Meltwater's ongoing M&A streak adds machine-learning, data-science experts to in-house machine learning team
Meltwater 16 Aug 2017