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Letter from Barcelona: 'The Experience Economy' at Mobile World Congress

Letter from Barcelona: 'The Experience Economy' at Mobile World Congress

The chief digital officer, APAC, for McCann Worldgroup walks the show floor and sees the future of connected brands

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Evgeny Lebedev gets a close shave from Elton John for Comic Relief

Evgeny Lebedev gets a close shave from Elton John for Comic Relief

Evgeny Lebedev, owner of the Evening Standard, the Independent and London Live, has had his beard and eyebrows shaved by Sir Elton John for Comic Relief.

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Now TV launches 'magic ads'

Now TV launches 'magic ads'

Now TV, the online TV streaming service by Sky, has created "magic ads" to show off its new branding and push the services it provides.

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SunLife sponsors ITV's Big Star's Little Star

SunLife sponsors ITV's Big Star's Little Star

SunLife, the financial services company, is to sponsor 'Big Star's Little Star', the ITV entertainment show.

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William Eccleshare to return to the UK as chief of Clear Channel International

William Eccleshare to return to the UK as chief of Clear Channel International

William Eccleshare, the chief executive of Clear Channel Outdoor, is returning to the UK to take the role of chairman and chief executive officer of Clear Channel International.

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Tony Hall paves way for a more personalised 'MyBBC revolution'

Tony Hall paves way for a more personalised 'MyBBC revolution'

Tony Hall, the director general of the BBC, has set out his vision for a more personalised BBC in the digital era, which he says would let the "audience become schedulers" and has dubbed the "myBBC revolution".

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Rapp Media strengthens senior team with staff changes

Rapp Media strengthens senior team with staff changes

Rapp Media has promoted business director Paul Holman and has made a series of appointments to strengthen its senior team.

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PHD co-founder Jonathan Durden reflects 25 years on

PHD co-founder Jonathan Durden reflects 25 years on

Who knew that a global phenomenon could be spawned from such humble beginnings? PHD co-founder Jonathan Durden takes a trip down memory lane.

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#MediaWeek30 set for bumper issue and party on 29 April

#MediaWeek30 set for bumper issue and party on 29 April

Media Week's 30th celebrations are taking shape, offering the chance for the UK's vibrant commercial media businesses to get involved.

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Noel Penzer leaves AOL UK for Time Out Group

Noel Penzer leaves AOL UK for Time Out Group

Noel Penzer, the managing director of AOL UK, is leaving the digital company to take up the new role of managing director of Time Out Europe.

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NRS Padd: OK! Magazine, Tesco and What's on TV enjoy readership sector highs

NRS Padd: OK! Magazine, Tesco and What's on TV enjoy readership sector highs

OK! Magazine, Tesco Magazine and What's on TV all enjoyed sector leading readerships in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to this week's National Readership Survey (NRS) figures for magazines.

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Capital One Cup Final in Twitter Amplify campaign

Capital One Cup Final in Twitter Amplify campaign

Capital One is going to provide football fans with live replays during and after its cup final on Sunday as part of a Twitter Amplify campaign.

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TV viewing declined 4.5% in 2014

TV viewing declined 4.5% in 2014

Total TV viewing declined by 4.5 per cent in 2014, as heavy viewers watched less telly, and viewing on computers and mobile devices failed to compensate for the decline on the main set.

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Campaign Viral Chart: Adidas takes top spot

Campaign Viral Chart: Adidas takes top spot

The Adidas ad encouraging people to do their best to win at their sport has reached the top of the chart.

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PHD retains Sainsbury's £60m media business

PHD retains Sainsbury's £60m media business

Omnicom's PHD has retained Sainsbury's £60 million media planning and buying business after a competitive pitch against Group M agencies Maxus and MediaCom, and Publicis Groupe's ZenithOptimedia.

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Mazda backs ad-funded documentary on Sky 2 with Richard Parks

Mazda backs ad-funded documentary on Sky 2 with Richard Parks

Mazda, the car manufacturer, has funded a documentary about an eight-hour endurance race run by Mission Motorsport, the wounded veterans' charity.

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OMD launches Newsroom

OMD launches Newsroom

OMD UK has launched the Newsroom, a real-time insights and ideas team, as part of a series of initiatives.

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Carat UK and Carat Global join forces in London

Carat UK and Carat Global join forces in London

Carat is merging its Carat UK and Carat Global Management businesses to form one UK hub.

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BBC urged to axe licence fee

BBC urged to axe licence fee

Broadcasting levy proposed by MPs would benefit commercial media companies.

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PHD celebrates 25th anniversary with yearbook microsite

PHD celebrates 25th anniversary with yearbook microsite

PHD is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a "25 yearbook" microsite featuring people who have worked at or with the agency.

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