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Guardian Labs and Vodafone launch 'Alternative Europe' guide
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Guardian Labs and Vodafone launch 'Alternative Europe' guide

Guardian Labs has collaborated with Vodafone UK to create 'Alternative Europe', a crowdsourced guide to Europe's less obvious city destinations.

What's next for Twitter to become more ad-friendly?
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What's next for Twitter to become more ad-friendly?

After a mixed set of results for the social messaging network in the second quarter of 2015, Wunderman's senior client director says its event targeting platform is a positive step forward.

Arif Durrani to leave Haymarket for Bloomberg Media
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Arif Durrani to leave Haymarket for Bloomberg Media

Arif Durrani will be leaving Haymarket to join Bloomberg Media as commercial editor for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

DreamWorks to launch first dedicated channel in Thailand
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DreamWorks to launch first dedicated channel in Thailand

DreamWorks Animation is to debut its DreamWorks channel in Thailand alongside local pay TV operator CTH and HBO Asia.

National Geographic launches noughties global campaign
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National Geographic launches noughties global campaign

National Geographic Channels International has launched a global TV campaign for a new series about the noughties.

Power users should offer Twitter something in return
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Power users should offer Twitter something in return

Twitter's new chief executive must value relationships as well as traffic, says Martin McNulty, the chief of digital marketing agency Forward3D.

Bauer Media UK raids Argos and Viacom to strengthen digital division
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Bauer Media UK raids Argos and Viacom to strengthen digital division

Bauer Media UK has made four appointments for the newly created roles of chief technology officer and heads of social, analytics and search for Xcel Media, its digital arm.

Campaign Viral Chart: Sky Sports ad with Thierry Henry is most shared
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Campaign Viral Chart: Sky Sports ad with Thierry Henry is most shared

A Sky Sports ad starring Thierry Henry, the former France and Arsenal footballer, sharing the history of England's top football league, has taken the top place in the chart.

Pearson to sell Economist Group stake
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Pearson to sell Economist Group stake

Pearson is in talks to sell its 50 per cent stake in the Economist within days after its sale of the Financial Times to Nikkei, with a major investor already confirming its interest in increasing its stake.

Dave's Crackanory returns with funding from Audible
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Dave's Crackanory returns with funding from Audible

Audible, Amazon's audio book arm, is sponsoring the third series of Dave's Crackanory, featuring Christopher Lloyd, Sarah Millican, Tamsin Greig, Greg Davies and Simon Bird.