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
- DFS pitches direct and data accounts
Furniture retailer DFS is to pitch its direct marketing, data analytics and planning and content strategy accounts through the AAR, with a shortlist currently being drawn up.
- Partners Andrews Aldridge restructures creative with hires and promotions
Partners Andrews Aldridge has restructured its creative team with three new hires and two promotions, including the introduction of deputy creative directors.
- We Are Social hires creatives behind Monarch's Oculus Rift campaign
We Are Social has hired WDMP's creative team, Tom Bellamy and Alena Miklasova, the duo responsible for the latest Monarch Airlines campaign featuring Oculus Rift technology.
From The Telegraph
- Which flagship smartphone is the most durable?
New research and rigourous breakability testing of four leading smartphones has revealed the handset most likely to survive a tumble and immersion in water
- Joke bomb threats on Twitter: The most terrifying teenage trend?
As a 14-year-old girl is arrested for a 'joke bomb threat', other teens jump on the bandwagon and send their own prank tweets to airlines. Radhika Sanghani asks why
- Can Yahoo! compete in the content battle?
Original and viral video content will be the driving force behind Yahoo!'s reported revamp