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 […]

Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide CCO Tham Khai Meng to Teach Berlin School Masterclass

Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide CCO Tham Khai Meng to Teach Berlin School Masterclass

The Berlin School of Creative Leadership and the Astro-4As Malaysia has announced that Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide chief creative officer Tham Khai Meng will conduct a masterclass in Kuala Lumpur for executives attending the Advanced Leadership and Navigator programs from September 10th -15th 2015. In making the announcement, the Berlin School’s president Michael Conrad and […]

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 […]

Cheil Worldwide appoints McKinney CEO Brad Brinegar to additional role of CEO of Cheil in North America

Cheil Worldwide appoints McKinney CEO Brad Brinegar to additional role of CEO of Cheil in North America

Cheil Worldwide, the marketing solutions company headquartered in South Korea, has announced the appointment of Brad W. Brinegar to the new position of CEO of Cheil in North America, effective immediately. In his new role, Brinegar will lead the charge on setting the vision for the Cheil network in North America. He will be responsible […]

Leak suggests Uber is racking up losses of millions of dollars a quarter

Leak suggests Uber is racking up losses of millions of dollars a quarter

Controversial car sharing start-up Uber is never far from the headlines these days as irate cabbies take to the streets to complain about the threat to their livelihood but its financial affairs have remain largely hidden from view, until now. Gawker has published financial documents purportedly obtained from Uber which show the firm is racking […]

Celcom bolts non-stop with Usain!

Celcom bolts non-stop with Usain!

After successfully using Usain Bolt to introduce Celcom’s fast 4G LTE network back in 2013, advertising agency M&C Saatchi has decided to continue its collaboration with the world’s fastest man to launch the telco’s new “Non-Stop Internet” network. The 360-campaign kicked off with a TV commercial three weeks ago that featured a baton being passed […]

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, […]