Johnston Press boss Highfield: i can win ad revenues from Times and Telegraph
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Johnston Press boss Highfield: i can win ad revenues from Times and Telegraph

Ashley Highfield, the chief executive of Johnston Press, has hailed the acquisition of i as an opportunity to gain significant national advertising scale and win "some of the pounds from The Times and the Telegraph".

Media industry reacts to closure of Independent print titles
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Media industry reacts to closure of Independent print titles

Media industry figures mourn the death of The Independent but say there was an inevitability about going digital-only after the sale of i to Johnston Press.

ESI Media: Digital-only Independent can thrive because 'we believe in journalism'
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ESI Media: Digital-only Independent can thrive because 'we believe in journalism'

The advertising boss of ESI Media has claimed The Independent can thrive as a strong digital-only brand because of its journalism and that other publishers will be looking to follow suit by shutting their print editions.

Independent newspapers to close in March
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Independent newspapers to close in March

ESI Media has confirmed the Independent and Independent on Sunday newspapers will stop being printed as the titles move to digital-only publications.

Campaign Viral Chart: T-Mobile Super Bowl ad featuring Drake overtakes Heinz to top spot
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Campaign Viral Chart: T-Mobile Super Bowl ad featuring Drake overtakes Heinz to top spot

The extended version of the spot takes the top position in a chart filled with Super Bowl ads.

IPG reports income of $762.2 million for 2015
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IPG reports income of $762.2 million for 2015

Interpublic Group has reported income before income taxes of $762.2 million (£527 million) for 2015, up 5.8 per cent year on year from $720.7 million (£498.3 million).

Libratone launches 360-degree music video for drum and bass act Sigma
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Libratone launches 360-degree music video for drum and bass act Sigma

Libratone has released a 360-degree music video made up of fan footage to promote the brand's new speakers.

The Specialist Works sails off with cruise company Hurtigruten's media account
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The Specialist Works sails off with cruise company Hurtigruten's media account

Independent media agency The Specialist Works has won Norwegian adventure cruise company Hurtigruten's UK media planning and buying account.

Forever Beta boosts creative department with senior team
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Forever Beta boosts creative department with senior team

Forever Beta has hired a senior creative team, which has spent the past five years freelancing at some of London's top agencies, as associate creative directors.

Ad Week Europe to move to Picturehouse Central
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Ad Week Europe to move to Picturehouse Central

Advertising Week Europe will take place at Picturehouse Central in Piccadilly this year, moving from Bafta after three years because it needs 'breathing room'.

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Amazon and BT lead insurgents challenging for BPG Award honours
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Amazon and BT lead insurgents challenging for BPG Award honours

Two Amazon TV shows and a BT's ultra high-definition channel have been shortlisted for the annual Broadcasting Press Guild Awards in a sign that new entrants are challenging traditional broadcasters.

Introverted Perspective: do you need to be outgoing to be creative?
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Introverted Perspective: do you need to be outgoing to be creative?

Do the best creative ideas come from outgoing people, asks Saskia Jones, a digital analytics lead at Bartle Bogle Hegarty London?

Experian app teaches children how to save money
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Experian app teaches children how to save money

Experian, the data company, has launched a mobile app that teaches children money management skills while they earn the things they want.

Could Poke's 'Love Machines' improve your love life?
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Could Poke's 'Love Machines' improve your love life?

Want your emails to have the romance of Byron's poetry? There's an app for that. Well, there will be if Poke gets its way.

Instagram to demo video view count feature
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Instagram to demo video view count feature

Instagram is testing a feature that shows how many times a video has been viewed on the platform.

'I hope we will still be cousins': Levy on Brexit, UK and Publicis restructure
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'I hope we will still be cousins': Levy on Brexit, UK and Publicis restructure

Publicis Groupe's chief executive, Maurice Lévy, has said the group's performance in the UK in 2015 was "better than expected", despite the 4.4 per cent drop in revenues.

Magazine ABCs: ShortList leads men's mags for print/digital
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Magazine ABCs: ShortList leads men's mags for print/digital

ShortList has the highest combined print and digital circulation of any men's magazine in the UK and Ireland at 505,562, according to figures from the Audit Bureau of Circulations.

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Aspirational intelligence: Alan Rickman and David Bowie
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Aspirational intelligence: Alan Rickman and David Bowie

David Bowie and Alan Rickman were both informed by their humble origins but that's not why they were ultimately successful. Today's working-class creatives, however, appear more preoccupied with 'bloking down' and wearing their background as a badge of honour, Paul Burke writes.

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An evening with Bullmore: the 16 best bits

Huddled around the RedSofa at the famous Crypt below Christ's Church in the City on a wintry evening, are some of advertising's finest, from junior planners to CEOs, for an evening of smiles and wisdom...