Virgin Media ad starring Usain Bolt banned

Virgin Media ad starring Usain Bolt banned

A Virgin Media TV ad starring superstar runner Usain Bolt has been banned for having insufficient information.

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Virgin Trains spends £8 million on advertising to refocus on its brand

Virgin Trains spends £8 million on advertising to refocus on its brand

Virgin Trains has pumped £8 million into an integrated campaign, as part of a new strategy to refocus on its brand.

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Virgin Media ad starring Usain Bolt banned

Virgin Media ad starring Usain Bolt banned

A Virgin Media TV ad starring superstar runner Usain Bolt has been banned for having insufficient information.

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My Media Week: Robin Clarke

My Media Week: Robin Clarke

This week, Robin Clarke, MD, Sports at Starcom Mediavest Group, plots 2015 strategy with clients Heineken and Betway ahead of another giant sporting year and makes a very important purchase - his son's first pair of football boots.

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Guardian Labs launches online hub Fixology for Direct Line

Guardian Labs launches online hub Fixology for Direct Line

Guardian Labs and Direct Line are launching an online hub called Fixology, which offers advice on everyday problems.

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Ofcom rejects London Live's bid to cut programming

Ofcom rejects London Live's bid to cut programming

London Live's application to reduce the amount of local programming it broadcasts has been rejected by regulator Ofcom on the grounds it "would result in a departure from the character of the licensed service."

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Philips launches campaign for app-controlled lightbulbs

Philips launches campaign for app-controlled lightbulbs

Royal Philips has released a campaign to push its new range of digitally-connected lightbulbs.

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Netflix gears up for European launches

Netflix gears up for European launches

Netflix, the video streaming service, is set to launch across six European countries this week. Starting with France, services will roll out on successive days in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium and Luxembourg.

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Yahoo appoints Tom Toumazis as head of partnerships in EMEA

Yahoo appoints Tom Toumazis as head of partnerships in EMEA

Yahoo has appointed former Walt Disney and Endemol leader, Tom Toumazis, as head of partnerships EMEA, as part of its attempts to boost its commercial prowess in the region.

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Ads fail to represent parenting properly, claims new research

Ads fail to represent parenting properly, claims new research

Ads are presenting an unrealistic representation of modern day parenting, claims new research by Parentdish.

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Notonthehighstreet.com launches brand campaign

Notonthehighstreet.com launches brand campaign

Notonthehighstreet.com, the online retailer, sets out its stall as a brand in a quirky new TV campaign.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook bemoans 'terrible' TV stuck in 1970s

Apple CEO Tim Cook bemoans 'terrible' TV stuck in 1970s

Apple chief executive Tim Cook told American viewers last night that TV was like a "time capsule" taking consumers back to the clunky functionality of the 70s, while hinting that Apple has big plans to develop its own TV offering.

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News UK's Style magazine attracts £1m worth ads for Fashion Week

News UK's Style magazine attracts £1m worth ads for Fashion Week

As further evidence of London Fashion Week's boost to media, The Sunday Times' Style magazine is set to publish its biggest ever issue on Sunday (14th September), running at 172 pages and more than £1 million worth of ad revenues.

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Watch: Comedian Ross Noble opens up about the pitfalls of making 'rubbish ads'

Watch: Comedian Ross Noble opens up about the pitfalls of making 'rubbish ads'

Magician Dynamo and comedian Ross Noble talk to Campaign about their shows on UKTV and why it's not "ideal" to star in "rubbish" ads.

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