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Telenet and Media Distillery join forces to improve viewing experience
12-09-2018 | 07:39:05
Telenet and Media Distillery are announcing an innovative partnership at the IBC trade show, using artificial intelligence to improve the television viewing experience for users of digital video recorders and replay services


Facebook and rivals in regulatory hot seat over data privacy and disinformation, says GlobalData
04-09-2018 | 10:59:16
Facebook and other top digital platforms are commanding the unwelcome attention of regulators following a series of missteps centered on consumer data privacy.


MediaMonks Opens MediaMonks Labs
30-08-2018 | 11:05:00
MediaMonks Labs is helmed by MediaMonks' former Head of Games Sander van der Vegte


adidas ‘Create the New’ with consolidated global media brief awarded to MediaCom
29-08-2018 | 18:21:00
For the first time in their history adidas has consolidated its global media business


O'sonyq named new Juventus official sports drink
28-08-2018 | 09:31:43
A three-year agreement has been signed with the Dutch company, a new innovation in the field of 100% natural sports drinks.


Winners of Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 selected by jury
17-08-2018 | 07:51:34
High quality, well thought through, convincing – these are the projects that fill the jury for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design with enthusiasm


Sanoma Media Netherlands CEO Marc Duijndam leaves company
15-08-2018 | 07:56:00
Marc Duijndam, the CEO of Sanoma Media Netherlands and a member of Sanoma’s Executive Management Team, has decided by mutual agreement to leave Sanoma with immediate effect.


Dentsu’s CCI to bring SpotX Video Ad serving platform to domestic broadcasting stations in Japan
14-08-2018 | 13:33:00
Dentsu’s Cyber Communications Inc. , CCI, Representative Director and President Akio Niizawa and SpotX, Inc. CEO and President Mike Shehan, have announced their partnership to bring SpotX’s video ad serving platform solutions to domestic broadcasting stations in Japan.


20 projects for young audiences selected for Cinekid's Junior Co-production Market 2018
14-08-2018 | 13:13:03
Cinekid for Professionals has selected 20 children's film and television projects-in-development for its Junior Co-production Market (JCM), to be held 25-26 October 2018 during the Cinekid Festival in Amsterdam.


VR Coaster, Holodeck VR and MackMedia unveil world's first 'Roam & Ride' Virtual Reality Attraction
14-08-2018 | 07:03:00
VR Coaster, Holodeck VR and MackMedia have announced that the Holodeck platform has been selected to create the world's first 'Roam & Ride' VR attraction.


WPP wins Unilever’s Sunlight business across Africa
07-08-2018 | 09:18:51
WPP has been awarded the stewardship and activation of the Sunlight brand across Africa following a competitive pitch process.


Volareo innovation set for launch
03-08-2018 | 07:35:38
Volareo, the Dutch innovation and first in the World open source smart speaker based on blockchain is officially launching on the 15th August.


WPP invests in new campus for its agencies in Prague
03-08-2018 | 07:25:00
WPP is to create a campus in Prague, bringing together 12 of its agencies under one roof.


WPP increases investments in India
03-08-2018 | 06:05:45
WPP has announced investments in its business in India, in line with its long-term growth objectives in this important market.


DFFRNT Media develops new app for Beekse Bergen
02-08-2018 | 10:31:42
DFFRNT Media, with more than 20 years of experience in the digital, media and entertainment field has developed an unique app with Beekse Bergen.


Four WPP agencies appointed to Shell's creative agency roster
02-08-2018 | 06:16:43
Shell has placed four WPP agencies on its eight-strong global "Creative Agency of the Future" roster.


KLM adds Google Pay support to its Android App
02-08-2018 | 06:11:47
Starting today, KLM is making it easier for KLM app users to purchase airline seats and store boarding passes with the Google Pay app.


Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano reveal 4 track Affective EP and accompanying mini movie
01-08-2018 | 10:56:00
Dutch dance music superheroes Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano present something truly special this summer: a superb 4-track EP released over the course of four weeks.


Facebook growth beginning to stall, the future lies in Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger, says GlobalData
01-08-2018 | 10:33:31
Following recent news of Facebook's lower-than-expected Q2 earnings, Lynnette Luna, Principal Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view on Facebook's current challenges.


3DAbout.me launches iDfits foot scanning app
24-07-2018 | 11:28:00
Tech startup 3DAbout.me has launched a 3D foot scanning app dubbed iDfits.


Sanoma records good performance in second quarter of 2018
24-07-2018 | 07:56:07
Media and learning company Sanoma has released its half year report for the period between January 1st and 30th June 2018 recording good performance in the second quarter supported by phasing of business in Learning


Sellbranch expands their offering with the acquisition of Widespace
20-07-2018 | 13:20:00
European Ad sales specialist Sellbranch has announced the strategic partnership with Widespace, the Swedish supplier of an AI driven technology to build brands and reach audiences in a brand safe mobile environment.


Ternio names Keith Johnson as Vice President of Product
18-07-2018 | 10:09:53
Ternio, a blockchain business bringing transparency to programmatic digital advertising, today named Keith Johnson as Vice President of Product


SpotX appoints Marco Ruivenkamp as Managing Director, Benelux
18-07-2018 | 09:03:34
SpotX, the video advertising and monetisation platform, today announced the appointment of Marco Ruivenkamp to the role of Managing Director of SpotX and smartclip, Benelux.


NY Interconnect Hires Media Vets to Complete Executive Leadership Team
17-07-2018 | 08:21:00
New York Interconnect (NYI) announced the appointment of Charlie Holmes to Senior Vice President of Sales, Bill Little to Chief Financial Officer, Karen Au Claro to Chief Legal Counsel, and Betsy Rella to Vice President of Research and Data


GroupM and Zer form partnership by launching Ingage
06-07-2018 | 07:42:15
WPP's GroupM, and Zer, a Koç Group Company, have formed a partnership to launch digital media agency Ingage


Sorrell's S4 Capital and WPP both interested in buying MediaMonks
04-07-2018 | 07:29:06
Speculation surrounding the first potential acquisition for Sir Martin Sorrell’s S4 Capital is reaching fever pitch with attention focused on Dutch digital production specialists MediaMonks


Interpublic Group Agrees to Acquire Acxiom Marketing Solutions
03-07-2018 | 13:30:28
Interpublic Group announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Acxiom Corporation under which IPG will acquire the Acxiom Marketing Solutions business unit in a cash transaction valued at 2.3 billion dollar


Cinekid Script LAB celebrates 5th edition with 12 projects
03-07-2018 | 11:06:02
Cinekid welcomes sixteen writers for the fifth edition of Cinekid Script LAB, a six-month project-driven initiative that focuses on the development of scripts for children's films


Mischa Rozema and PostPanic launch branded content film
26-06-2018 | 08:33:00
A Report Of Connected Events is a branded content film written and directed by Mischa Rozema and produced by PostPanic. Celebrating the power of storytelling, it was commissioned by Nuna9 on behalf of their client, Liberty Global


Pinterest selects VidMob
26-06-2018 | 08:13:40
VidMob has been selected to join the Pinterest Marketing Partner program in the newly launched Creative specialty. Pinterest launched this program to help companies maximize opportunities


Ipsos report shows how to conquer the Western European market with voice technology
15-06-2018 | 07:05:31
Ipsos analyzed almost 75,000 US user reviews of the first generation Echo to determine to what extent voice technology should improve in order to conquer the Western European market


WFA launches Guide to Progressive Gender Portrayals in Advertising
14-06-2018 | 11:39:00
A Guide to Progressive Gender Portrayals in Advertising; the Case for Unstereotyping Ads has been unveiled at the WFA’s Global Marketer Week in Tokyo.


WPP AGM trading update
14-06-2018 | 06:45:05
In the first four months of 2018, the Group’s like-for-like revenue less pass-through costs was up marginally.


Hillenaar Outdoor selects Ayuda
12-06-2018 | 12:36:38
Ayuda Media Systems (Ayuda) announced today at the 2018 FEPE conference that Hillenaar Outdoor has selected Ayuda’s platform as the backbone for all ad operations