Listeners say commercial radio news still vital and trusted

Listeners say commercial radio news still vital and trusted

Commercial radio news provides a vital and valued service to listeners, reinforcing radio’s position as the most reliable and trusted medium in an era of proliferating fake news, according to new research to be launched in Parliament on November 21. Breaking News: How listeners value commercial radio news, explores the views of commercial radio listeners on […]

BT launches Taboola Feed to bring infinite scroll content recommendations

BT launches Taboola Feed to bring infinite scroll content recommendations

Taboola, the leading content discovery platform, announced a partnership with BT, a leading publisher for news and sports. BT has implemented the Taboola Feed on both mobile and desktop pages driving recirculation of organic publisher content, while also serving sponsored editorial content. BT audiences will now see Taboola Feed – a continuous-scrolling feed of ‘cards’ […]

Buzzfeed rolls out breaking news app

Buzzfeed rolls out breaking news app

Buzzfeed has launched a News app in the UK, Australia and Canada that will use push notifications to alert users to breaking stories. The media group has doubled its efforts in recent years to stand up to national titles, as well as the likes of Vice, when it comes to driving its own news agenda […]

Apple pushes new native ad format for Apple News sponsored posts

Apple pushes new native ad format for Apple News sponsored posts

Apple is introducing native ads to Apple News. Bought through iAd, as with all News ads, the new native format will appear alongside regular articles in the content feeds. They’re identical to any other story – displaying an image, title and short excerpt, all in the app’s default font – except for a small ‘sponsored by’ tag. Interestingly, including the advertiser name’s in […]

A New Day For Print Newspapers?

A New Day For Print Newspapers?

Take a look at the sales figures of any national newspaper and it doesn’t look good. What you see could be described as a steady decline to oblivion, what some would call the death of print. So, what better time to launch a new daily national newspaper? The New Day is not only politically neutral […]

AOL to serve ads and news to TalkTalk

AOL to serve ads and news to TalkTalk

AOL UK will be the exclusive content supplier to TalkTalk’s online consumer portal and serve ads using its ad tech platform. The companies have announced a new syndication deal in which AOL will now power the news and TV guide sections of talktalk.co.uk, with content from The Huffington Post as well as AOL’s news, travel […]

Twitter Unveils ‘Moments’ Curated News Service

Twitter Unveils ‘Moments’ Curated News Service

Twitter has announced a new curated news feature called ‘Moments’ which aims to connect users with up to the minute current events from around the world by gathering together the most relevant tweets into a specialised feed. The feature is the result of the company’s Project Lightning, which was revealed earlier in 2015, and will […]

Kemistry works up London Evening Standard TV brand

Kemistry works up London Evening Standard TV brand

Kemistry is developing the branding for London Live, a TV channel operated by the London Evening Standard which is set to launch next year. Kemistry says it is aiming to give up-and-coming graphic artists a platform to show their work within the identity, with the branding allowing a different artist each year to show their […]