Songs have long been powerful vehicles for social change, either through the messages contained in their lyrics, or as high-profile celebrity fundraisers...
Public voting is now open until April 28 for the 30 African creatives selected to compete at the Digital Lab Africa (DLA) Online Pitch Competition...
Angola will get to watch the best MMA on TV in a deal TV Zimbo has signed with EFC Worldwide...
Animation du Monde 2020 returns to DISCOP Abidjan in Ivory Coast - entries now open...
BBC Arabic will now be accessible to 42 million viewers in North Africa...
More than half million of Nigeria's rural population will have internet through the use of Television White Space Technology...
Huawei has announced that it will launch its 5G network for the first time in Egypt during the African Cup of Nations...
African Development Bank approves strategy for Central Africa "crucial for the economic integration of the region"...
"Africa has what the world wants but requires a 30-year instead of a 5-year view..."
BBC and Channels Television launch new current affairs programme called 'Gist Nigeria' on Channels TV in Nigeria...
Nigeria's Arcadia Premium Television will make its debut on StarTimes channel 176...
To many, arenas are the place to go to see your favourite band or sporting team play. However, increasingly arenas are becoming the 'hidden gem' of the business events world...
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Harry Kalmer recently travelled to Denmark and while studying the Danish approach to prepare students for a career in the creative industries, he realised how SA's education compares to the world's best...
Harry Kalmer 4 Jul 2018
The Wan-Ifra European Digital Media Awards 2018 winners were announced at a special ceremony at the end of the first day of the Digital Media Europe Conference in Copenhagen...
11 Apr 2018
The International Public Relations Network (IPRN) surveyed its members to uncover ways brands can leverage their relationships with bloggers and influencers all around the world...
10 Apr 2018
Danish designer and CEO and creative director of the design company, Johannes Torpe Studios has been announced as one of the speakers at this year's Design Indaba Conference 2018...
Juanita Pienaar 5 Feb 2018
The inaugural South African leg of the international Creative Business Cup competition has been won by Smir Deigns, which produces pet-friendly soft furnishings, scatter cushions and synthetic rugs...
12 Sep 2017
South Africa launch the Creative Business Cup concept and invite early-stage design businesses, based in Gauteng with good market potential, to take part in the competition...
29 Jun 2017
The nine winners of this year's Wan-Ifra's European Digital Media Awards will now go forward into the annual World Digital Media Awards...
2 May 2017
Copenhagen, Denmark – Snaplytics, the SaaS company offering Snapchat marketing insights, has released a comprehensive survey of Snapchat data to better understand how brands are using the site to communicate with their followers...
14 Feb 2017
IFS's Digital Transformation Survey has unveiled how senior decision makers in 20+ countries view the need for digital transformation...
13 Jul 2016
Kantar, a data investment management division of WPP, has acquired a majority stake in its partner in Denmark and Sweden, Millward Brown Denmark...
13 Jan 2016
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK: Always envious? Got a non-existent social life and struggle to concentrate? All this might be down to Facebook if you believe a study showing those who go a week without using the social network feel happier than others...
12 Nov 2015
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK: Hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, in partnership with the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), the Global Media Freedom Conference 2015...
17 Apr 2015
New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...
5 Mar 2015
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK: Armed Danish police on Sunday raided an Internet cafe in a major operation in Copenhagen near the spot where officers killed the suspected gunman behind fatal shootings...
17 Feb 2015
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK: Danish police have charged two journalists and a leading magazine publisher over alleged payments to a rogue IT expert in return for celebrity credit card data.
15 May 2014
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK: A Danish bank worker who was fired for using Facebook to tell late-running customers to "go to hell" has won a dispute with her former employer, her union said on Tuesday (10 September).
11 Sep 2013
SAN FRANCISCO, US: The 4th edition of The Bees Awards - 1st international social media marketing awards - has announced their 2013 nominations.
21 May 2013
NEW YORK, US: The Midas Awards, for the World's Best Financial Advertising, announced the award winners for the 2012 competition. This year's Midas Grand Jury awarded one Grand Midas, 26 Gold Ingots, 46 Silver Ingots, and 63 Finalists. The 2012 Midas Awards competition received entries from 28 countries and is reputed to be the only international competition that recognises excellence in financial services communications on a global scale.
21 Dec 2012
PARIS, FRANCE: Across major cities in Europe, Nikon builds huge sculpted 'hands' in a pose, as though holding a Nikon camera.
7 Nov 2012
LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc, a leader in measuring the digital world, today released an overview of internet usage in Europe, showing that 395.7 million Europeans went online in May 2012 for an average of 27.6 hours each.
6 Jul 2012
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK: McDonald's had been communicating its value programme 'Coinoffers' via mainly TV, radio and out-of-home posters to teenagers and young adults for many years. 'Coinoffers' was a campaign that revolved around a smartphone app for iPhone and Android that scanned custom QR codes around the country.
4 Apr 2012
CANNES, FRANCE: The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking place from 17-23 June, has announced the members of a further four juries: Creative Effectiveness, Design, Film, and PR Lions. South Africa is represented on the Design jury (Shelley-Ann Atkinson, Grid Worldwide Branding & Design) and on the Film jury (Catherine Ireland, Amplified).
30 Mar 2012
CUPERTINO, US: Apple has announced it has sold three million of its new iPad, since its launch on Friday, March 16. The new iPad features a new Retina display, Apple's new A5X chip with quad-core graphics, a 5 megapixel iSight camera with advanced optics for capturing photos and 1080p HD video, and the same all-day 10 hour battery life*.
22 Mar 2012
CUPERTINO, US: Apple has announced the new iPad, the third generation mobile device, will arrive at Apple's retail stores and the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com) on Friday, 16 March in the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Switzerland and the UK; along with Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.
15 Mar 2012
NUREMBURG, GERMANY: In 2011, demand for mobile phones once again increased in Europe, largely as a result of the rising popularity of smartphones. According to GfK, 3.2% more mobile phones were sold in 2011, in particular the sales of smartphones increased by 67%.
15 Feb 2012
NEW YORK, US: Global consumer confidence increased one index point last quarter to 89, while Europe led confidence declines in 24 of the region's 27 measured markets, according to fourth quarter 2011 global consumer confidence findings from Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy.
8 Feb 2012
LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc, a leader in measuring the digital world, has released an overview of Internet usage in Europe, showing that 379.4 million Europeans went online in November 2011 for an average of 27.8 hours per person.
25 Jan 2012