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
- Ascot hires Antidote to build year-round appeal
Ascot, the horse racing course, has appointed Antidote as its creative agency after competitive pitch.
- Morrisons hires Tribal Worldwide
Morrisons has hired Tribal Worldwide, London as its digital agency of record, ahead of the launch of its first e-commerce service next year.
- TMW promotes Buckley and Morgan to 'future proof' digital offering
TMW has promoted its director of social engagement, Chris Buckley, to the new role of director of digital engagement, and Vikki Morgan, formerly the head of community, to the new position of head of social.
From The Telegraph
- Artist creates realistic Morgan Freeman painting using iPad Air
An artist has spent 200 hours painting a strikingly detailed picture of actor Morgan Freeman using a finger painting app on his iPad
- HP to cut 1,124 UK jobs
American technology giant's British staff face an uncertain festive period as Meg Whitman swings the axe.
- Solar-powered bins which text when full installed in central London
Four of the bins, which have eight times the capacity of a regular bin and text the local authority when full, trialled by Westminster City Council