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Twitter buys minority stake in Aleph

Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) has picked up a minority stake in Aleph Group Inc...

13 Jan 2022

GLOBAL

All the Epica Awards Grand Prix winners
All the Epica Awards Grand Prix winners

The Epica Awards awarded eight Grand Prix winners, with the McCann Worldgroup named Network of the Year and &Co./NoA, from Denmark...

13 Dec 2021

GLOBAL

Total number of mobile phone users hit nearly 5.3 billion
Total number of mobile phone users hit nearly 5.3 billion

The number of people using mobile phones hit nearly 5.3 billion in July or 67% of the world's population...

2 Sep 2021

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Mobile games generates $49bn in revenue in 2019

In 2019, the mobile gaming industry generated around 60% of the worldwide video games revenue...

31 Dec 2019

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SA's VMLY&R wins Silver at 2019 Epica Awards

The 2019 Epica Awards winners have been announced with South Africa's VMLY&R's "Don't Tell Me What To Do" campaign for Edgars winning Silver in the Branded Content - Music Video category...

22 Nov 2019

GLOBAL

#EpicaAwards2019: Day three results
#EpicaAwards2019: Day three results

Three days of Epica jury proceedings in Amsterdam have come to an end...

21 Nov 2019

GLOBAL

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Mobile leads clicks, not conversions - finds new AccuraCast research

Digital marketing agency AccuraCast's new research indicates that while advertising on mobile may lead to more clicks, it still falls behind when it comes to conversion...

25 Sep 2019

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Report shows average of 800 hours spent using mobile internet this year
Report shows average of 800 hours spent using mobile internet this year

An average of 800 hours will be spent using mobile internet this year - that's equivalent to 33 days without sleep or pause, according to Zenith's Media Consumption Forecasts...

5 Jul 2019

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Swedish Ericsson and Apple settle patent disputes

Swedish telecoms giant Ericsson has reached a global licensing agreement with Apple that settles several earlier patent disputes...

22 Dec 2015

SWEDEN

The Pirate Bay's Co-founder, Peter Sunde was arrested in Sweden over the weekend and will now have to serve his eight month sentence for copyright infringement. He had been on the run for two years. Image: Wikipedia
Pirate Bay co-founder arrested in Sweden

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - The co-founder of file-sharing website The Pirate Bay, Peter Sunde, was arrested in southern Sweden after two years on the run, Swedish police have confirmed.

2 Jun 2014

SWEDEN

Eminem is the most-played artist on Spotify's free streaming music network. Image:
Eminem tops Spotify's 40m listener list

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: US rapper Eminem is the most played artist on the world's biggest music streaming service Spotify, the Swedish company said, announcing it had reached ten million premium users.

22 May 2014

SWEDEN

One of Volvo's new concept cars, the coupe, which may be launched in the next few years. Volvo is launching a technology to allow deliveries to cars instead of homes. Image: Volvo
Volvo to turn cars into boxes for online shoppers

STOCKHOLM - Swedish auto maker Volvo said on Thursday it was developing a system to enable online shopping deliveries direct to customers' cars rather than their homes.

24 Feb 2014

SWEDEN

Ericsson and Samsung have settled a global patent dispute that has dragged on for years. Image: Stuart Miles
Ericsson and Samsung settle patent dispute

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: Swedish telecommunications equipment manufacturer Ericsson said on Monday, 27 January, it had signed a deal with South Korean electronics company Samsung settling a global patent dispute.

28 Jan 2014

SWEDEN

TeliaSonera sales slump on competition, shift to data
TeliaSonera sales slump on competition, shift to data

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: Swedish-Finnish telecom operator TeliaSonera on Friday reported a slight decline in first quarter profit and sales amid strong competition and falling revenue from traditional voice traffic and texting.

23 Apr 2013



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