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rlaxx TV launches beta web application and Android app
21-12-2021 | 09:12:00
The ad-financed streaming service (FAST+AVOD) rlaxx TV is putting on a final sprint just before the end of the year and is launching both its web application as well as an app for Android devices.


WPP’s media services company Mindshare rebrands
17-12-2021 | 08:01:26
Mindshare, the media services company that is part of WPP, has refreshed its brand identity as the next step in its transformation.


GroupM names Colan McGeehan Chief Marketing and Business Officer for North America
15-12-2021 | 15:41:14
GroupM, WPP’s media investment group, has announced that Colan McGeehan has been named the group’s North America Chief Marketing & Business Officer.


Hearst Magazines names Shashvat Sinha Senior Vice President of Product and Technology at CDS Global
10-12-2021 | 07:42:50
In his new role, Sinha will be responsible for product management, technology strategy and technical project delivery for CDS.


fuboTV completes acquisition of French live TV streaming company Molotov SAS
09-12-2021 | 07:10:38
The synergies between fuboTV and Molotov’s technology and teams are expected to enable both companies to continue on paths of accelerated growth in their respective home countries and leverage their capabilities to improve both business models with greater scale.


VICE News unveils first ever global desk to cover extremism
07-12-2021 | 11:13:42
VICE News announced the launch of The VICE News Extremism Desk, a first-of-its-kind, multi-platform desk covering terrorism, ethnonationalism, white supremacy, Neo-Nazism, militias, and dangerous religious hate groups.


Conviva teams with Experian to expand audience measurement capabilities for streaming publishers
07-12-2021 | 11:01:33
The combination of Conviva’s first-party, census-level streaming data and Experian’s unparalleled demographic data empowers publishers to easily provide advertisers with the most detailed and accurate audience insights available.


Hearst UK appoints Kenya Hunt as new Editor-in-Chief of ELLE UK
03-12-2021 | 11:22:53
Hearst UK, the premium content and experience business, has appointed Kenya Hunt as the new Editor-in-Chief of ELLE UK, overseeing its print, digital and experiential outputs.


Tesco launches media and insight platform to help brands engage with customers
01-12-2021 | 13:57:02
Tesco has launched ‘Tesco Media and Insight, powered by dunnhumby’, a new platform to help suppliers and agencies engage more effectively with customers and understand their evolving needs.


ViacomCBS And Gray Television renew CBS Television Network affiliate agreement
29-11-2021 | 12:00:00
As part of the agreement, Gray's CBS affiliates will continue to be locally available to subscribers on Paramount+ and widely distributed across vMVPD platforms.


Google and Essence launch contextual advertising powered by machine learning with Guardian Australia
26-11-2021 | 12:18:10
Production of hundreds of ads was automated, with each ad customised for contextual relevance on individual article pages.


Hearst UK appoints Kelly Warnell as Head of Entertainment and Technology in Commercial Client team
26-11-2021 | 12:14:58
As part of Hearst UK’s increased investment and ownership of entertainment and technology content, Kelly’s appointment will see her driving revenue through a wide range of audience platforms, including digital, performance, event, content, creative solutions and print offerings.


Financial insights and media company Investor Scene launches in Canada
25-11-2021 | 14:20:45
Investor Scene, a financial insights and media company, has announced their emergence from stealth mode with 221,000 unique visitors in the last 120 days and an email and text subscriber base of 64,754.


ViacomCBS completes acquisition of majority interest in Fox TeleColombia and Estudios TeleMexico
24-11-2021 | 15:13:00
Fox TeleColombia & Estudios TeleMexico will bolster ViacomCBS' Spanish-language content production capabilities and expand ViacomCBS International Studios', VIS.


ViacomCBS announces new global deal with Twitter
23-11-2021 | 15:17:48
ViacomCBS Inc. and Twitter have announced a new, multi-year global agreement to deliver premium digital content around ViacomCBS' biggest live events, hit shows and iconic franchises from the company's  portfolio of entertainment, news and sports brands.


Dentsu reveals its 2022 media trends in new guide for marketers
22-11-2021 | 15:26:05
Futurist experts, specialists and leaders from Carat, dentsu X and iProspect have joined forces to identify and explore the biggest media trends to watch out for in the coming year.


Yahoo and BuzzFeed expand partnership across programmatic, identity and content
20-11-2021 | 13:49:36
With the partnership, BuzzFeed will leverage Yahoo’s unified advertising technology stack, and provide Yahoo with preferred programmatic access to deals via the Yahoo SSP.


ITV and Virgin Media O2 announce  long term commercial partnership
18-11-2021 | 13:26:59
The new agreement, which lasts over five years and signals a new commercial relationship between the two companies, includes full integration of the ITV Hub platform onto Virgin TV set-top boxes.


Dentsu International appoints Rohan Philips President of global product for all media agencies
18-11-2021 | 13:22:02
Based out of Singapore, Philips takes on the responsibility of developing the 2025 product strategy and roadmap for dentsu clients worldwide, with imminent rollouts through its network of global media agencies: Carat, iProspect and dentsu X.


DoubleVerify launches publisher solution in Europe
17-11-2021 | 15:22:56
DoubleVerify, DV, a software platform for digital media measurement, data and analytics, has announced that the DV Publisher Suite is now available to European publishers.