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
- Southern Comfort kicks off direct pitch
Southern Comfort is looking for a creative agency to handle its below-the-line and experiential advertising in the UK.
- AOL UK goes fully programmatic
AOL UK is claiming an industry "milestone" after making all of its online advertising available to be traded programmatically this week.
- Kitcatt Nohr promotes Annette Blunden to deputy MD
Kitcatt Nohr has reshaped its client services department and promoted its head of client services, Annette Blunden, to the newly created position of deputy managing director.
From The Telegraph
- Watchdog 'desperate' for ministers to crack down on nuisance calls and spam texts
Victims of spam message companies could find it easier to win compensation under plans backed by the Information Commissioner's Office
- Gamers 'hear screams and explosions' after long sessions
One survey respondent heard a voice whispering 'death' for days
- Max Mosley sues Google over sex party photographs
Former motor-racing chief Max Mosley claims the internet giant is breaking the law by continuing to link to pictures from a 2008 court case