The Times celebrates its best scoops in its 230-year history with new campaign

The Times celebrates its best scoops in its 230-year history with new campaign

News UK is resurrecting iconic stories from The Times’ 230-year history as part of a campaign designed to reinforce the value of the newspaper’s journalism. The three-month campaign, created by WPP’s Team News through Wunderman UK, targets current trialists of The Times and The Sunday Times, and is intended to improve retention rates by showcasing […]

National Day SG50 breaks One Direction’s record for most tweeted event in Singapore

National Day SG50 breaks One Direction’s record for most tweeted event in Singapore

Singapore’s National Day has broken the record for the highest number of tweets around a single event in the country, which celebrated its 50th birthday. More than 230,000 tweets about #NDP2015 and all things related to the National Day Parade were posted for the city-state’s super-hyped celebrations. The climax of SG50 beat the last record […]

Google, Facebook & Twitter join forces to remove child abuse images

Google, Facebook & Twitter join forces to remove child abuse images

Internet giants Google, Facebook and Twitter have teamed up with the Internet Watch Foundation, an anti-child abuse charity, to pull indecent images from the web which have been identified by unique ‘hash’ codes. Not to be confused with a hashtag these codes are actually a photo-tagging system used to identify lists of inappropriate images for […]

Smartphones overtake laptops as number one internet device

Smartphones overtake laptops as number one internet device

A third now see their smartphone as the preferred device to access the internet, while 4G subscriptions grew tenfold over the course of last year. Smartphones have now overtaken laptops as the most popular device for getting online, with record ownership and use key drivers. This is according to Ofcom’s 2015 Communications Market Report, published, […]

Style bible i-D launches online channel Amuse

Style bible i-D launches online channel Amuse

I-D, the fashion title owned by Vice, has set up an online luxury lifestyle channel called Amuse. The video and editorial platform is aimed at a “young and culturally conscious international audience”. Xerxes Cook, the founding editor of Purple Travel and Postmatter, has been named the editor-in-chief at Amuse. Tash Tan has been appointed the […]

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