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Survivors UK to launch online male rape awareness campaign

Survivors UK to launch online male rape awareness campaign

Survivors UK, the charity supporting male survivors of rape and sexual abuse, is launching an online campaign to encourage men to speak out about abuse as a part of the healing process.

 
 
Trinity Mirror considers appeal of £1.2m phone-hacking charges

Trinity Mirror considers appeal of £1.2m phone-hacking charges

Trinity Mirror is considering an appeal after a High Court judge ordered the publisher to pay "very substantial" damages to celebrities Sadie Frost, Paul Gascoigne and others for phone-hacking.

 
 
Five black Pencils awarded at D&AD 2015

Five black Pencils awarded at D&AD 2015

Just five of the coveted black Pencils were awarded for creative excellence at last night's D&AD awards ceremony.

 
 
Networking is never easier than in the queue for the toilet

Networking is never easier than in the queue for the toilet

This year's theme for the annual Wacl training event Gather was "together". Alice Driscoll, the deputy managing director at Jam, lists ten things she picked up.

 
 
Blinkx losses sound alarm bells for those in online advertising

Blinkx losses sound alarm bells for those in online advertising

News that Blinkx, the video advertising company, posted a pre-tax loss of $25 million this week for the year to the end of March 2015, should raise alarm bells for those in the online advertising business.

 
 
MEC appoints first head of programmatic strategy

MEC appoints first head of programmatic strategy

MEC has appointed Martin Beauchamp, a solutions engineer at AppNexus, as its first head of programmatic strategy.

 
 
Magnum and Asos competition ad banned

Magnum and Asos competition ad banned

The ASA has banned an ad from Unilever and Asos, which promoted a competition that offered 25 winners a £5,000 Henry Holland dress, for being misleading.

 
 
Dave Bedwood to leave M&C Saatchi

Dave Bedwood to leave M&C Saatchi

Dave Bedwood, a creative director at M&C Saatchi, is to leave the agency in June.

 
 
Coco de Mer launches X-rated ad with Rankin and TBWA

Coco de Mer launches X-rated ad with Rankin and TBWA

Coco de Mer, the lingerie and sex-toy retailer, has collaborated with TBWA\London and Rankin, the fashion photographer, to produce an X-rated campaign.

 
 
Things Campaign learned from speed dating with startups

Things Campaign learned from speed dating with startups

Collider, the company that invests in and supports startups, held a speed dating session with Ogilvy & Mather Group UK in London yesterday.

 
 
Betfair to call £15m European media review

Betfair to call £15m European media review

Betfair, the gambling site, is preparing a review of its £15 million media planning and buying business, currently handled by Arena.

 
 
Isobar picks up Chambord social and digital brief

Isobar picks up Chambord social and digital brief

Chambord Black Raspberry Liqueur, the Brown-Forman Beverages drink, has appointed Isobar as its UK social and digital agency following a competitive pitch.

 
 
Campaign Viral Chart: Huggies 3D-printed ultrascan makes top spot

Campaign Viral Chart: Huggies 3D-printed ultrascan makes top spot

Huggies has topped the chart by creating a 3D-printed ultrascan of a foetus for a blind mother.

 
 
What I learned at Digital Shoreditch

What I learned at Digital Shoreditch

Adrian Gans, VCCP's innovation director, gives his impressions from the first week of Digital Shoreditch, a two-week event that unites technology, creativity and entrepreneurs.

 
 
Collaborate on mobile and learn from annoying mistakes, IAB Mobile Engage hears

Collaborate on mobile and learn from annoying mistakes, IAB Mobile Engage hears

Mobile advertising is being held back due to a disconnect between creative agencies, media agencies and clients, the IAB's Mobile Engage conference heard today.

 
 
'Creativity and data is recipe for success in mobile ad'

'Creativity and data is recipe for success in mobile ad'

The right balance of data and creativity will lead to a successful mobile ad, the Internet Advertising Bureau UK Mobile Engage conference has heard.

 
 
Mobile media is changing behaviours, says Twitter's Dara Nasr

Mobile media is changing behaviours, says Twitter's Dara Nasr

Mobile media is changing behaviours and there is a great opportunity for brands in this space, Twitter's UK sales director told the Internet Advertising Bureau UK Mobile Engage conference today.

 
 
Instagram expresses creativity, says Creative Shop's Rob Newlan

Instagram expresses creativity, says Creative Shop's Rob Newlan

Instagram is not used as a form of escapism but to express creativity, Rob Newlan, the director of Creative Shop for Instagram and Facebook EMEA, has said.

 
 
Media leaders react to Verizon buying AOL

Media leaders react to Verizon buying AOL

Verizon Communications has guaranteed the headlines with its $4.4 billion purchase of AOL, but what has the company with 100 million mobile customers gained?

 
 
Tim Armstrong: 'Huffington Post will always be a cornerstone of AOL'

Tim Armstrong: 'Huffington Post will always be a cornerstone of AOL'

Tim Armstrong, chief executive of AOL, has strongly denied reports there are plans to spin-off the Huffington Post following the group's sale to telecoms giant, Verizon.

 
 

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