From New Media Age
- Lord Stephen Carter admits Digital Britain report overlooked consumer issues
Lord Stephen Carter has acknowledged a lack of content about consumer issues such as privacy, internet neutrality and behavioural targeting within January's interim Digital Britain report
- BBC appoints first online access champion
The BBC has appointed its first online access champion in a bid to get more people to use its online services
- Pirate Bay founders receive jail sentence
A Swedish court has ruled the founders behind file sharing site The Pirate Bay guilty of assisting copyright infringement
From Marketing Direct
- Watch: Smart Data Live 2015: 'Data is not very sexy, but it's incredibly important'
The AOP (Association of Online Publishers) and the PPA (Professional Publishers Association) partnered last week to hold Smart Data Live!, a half day forum discussing how to make the most of audience data.
- Rei Inamoto and Kate Stanners among judges for D&AD Awards
AKQA's Rei Inamoto, Saatchi & Saatchi's Kate Stanners and Ogilvy & Mather's Gerry Human are among the jury foreman for this year's D&AD Awards.
- BJL appoints Tony Evans as planning director
BJL has appointed Tony Evans, previously the head of planning for Cheil Worldwide, to its board in the new position of planning director.
From The Telegraph
- Sainsbury's strikes deal with Sir Terry Leahy-backed Eagle Eye
The supermarket is teaming up with a company backed one of its oldest foes to bring virtual vouchers to its tills
- Japan and America agree to put giant fighting robots into battle
Japan's Suidobashi accepts MegaBots' challenge of a duel, paving the way for robot wars on a grand scale
- Apple Pay: Everything you need to know
Apple Pay is said to be launching in the UK on July 14. Here's what you need to know about how and where to use it