The spate of savagery spearheaded by Boko Haram in Nigeria barely got a mention in the global media space as compared with the murder of 12 Parisian journalists working for the Charlie Hebdo publication. The fact that these tragedies took place on the same day makes the contrast in media coverage ever more stark.
Issued by Janine Lazarus Media Consultancy 30 Jan 2015 10:31
In the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show on Thursday, 29 January, show host Warren Harding was joined in studio by Melissa Attree (@MelAttree), Director of Content Strategy (@OgilvyCT). We spoke about Melissa's recent BizTrends 2015 article Brands vs Publishers, and how smart brands are starting to work with publishers.
29 Jan 2015 13:50
News24 has just announced that Max du Preez will be writing for their platform as a weekly columnist, starting next week...
29 Jan 2015 11:51
NEWSWATCH: It is reported that Independent Newspapers proprietor Dr Iqbal Survé berated soon-to-be former editor of the Cape Times Alide Dasnois during her disciplinary hearing, reports Times Live...
29 Jan 2015 10:32
The 1958 French film Les Almants (The Lovers) was about a woman involved in adultery. Directed by Louis Malle, the film was a hit in France, but when it crossed the Atlantic to the US, it was met with horror by the authorities who felt the material was obscene.
By Sid Peimer 29 Jan 2015 06:43
On the next Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, Thursday, 29 January 2015, from 9-10am, show host Warren Harding chats to Melissa Attree, Director of Content Strategy at Ogilvy CT (@OgilvyCT), and Candice Winterboer, founder of Alfa Alfa Content Generator.
28 Jan 2015 11:38
The partnership between the South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Primedia Group, via the collaboration between Crime Stop and Crime Line, is continuing to yield successes in the fight against crime.
27 Jan 2015 11:25
Since 2009, Millward Brown experts from around the globe have offered annual predictions for the coming year - forecasting the hottest digital and media trends and providing recommendations to help advertisers move confidently into the coming year. Predicting the future isn't easy, but Millward Brown's media and digital expertise allows us to provide reliable insights into the important emerging trends and their implications for our clients and the world of advertising.
Issued by Millward Brown 27 Jan 2015 11:01