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By Benjamin Bates | Media & Journalism in Transition

Why is the UK's mobile phone coverage so bad?

A report this week ranked Britain’s 4G service behind Romania and Peru. It’s not quite as simple as that, but patchy signal is still a problem in plenty of the country<p><b>Is the UK’s 4G mobile phone coverage really worse than Romania, Albania and Peru, as a report suggested last week?</b><br>Yes and no. The …

United Kingdom

Germany threatens to fine Facebook €500,000 for each fake news post

Earlier this week, Facebook said that it would be partnering with fact-checking sites like Snopes to help weed out the fake news that has been plaguing the site in recent years. But it seems that Germany is not confident that self-regulation will be enough.<p>The chairman of Germany’s Social …

Facebook

Magazine Newsstand Sales Fall Again

by , Staff Writer @eriksass1, September 6, 2016<p>This year is proving to be another bruiser for print magazine newsstand sales, with both dollar …

Markets

NAA Rebrands As New Media Alliance, Notes Digital Shift

by , Staff Writer @eriksass1, September 7, 2016<p>The Newspaper Association of America is bowing to reality with a new name that drops a longstanding …

Journalism

'Guardian' Admits Paying Media Rebates

by , Staff Writer @eriksass1, August 25, 2016<p>Another British newspaper is shedding a little light on the murky and controversial subject of agency …

Advertising

Media Research Industry Poised To Realign As MRI Parent GfK Goes Into Play

by @mp_joemandese, August 25, 2016<p>With all eyes peeled toward financial questions surrounding one of the largest media researchers -- comScore -- …

Advertising

Your Handy Guide to US Facebook Users

All fields required.<p><b>eMarketer Daily Newsletter</b><br>The latest data, insights and perspectives on digital marketing and media, published each weekday along …

Facebook

Every major cable TV company lost subscribers last quarter

Top pay-TV operators lost 665,000 subscribers in Q2 2016.<p>The second quarter of each year is generally bad for pay-TV companies, but subscriber losses …

Net Neutrality

Publishers Worry Most About Viewability, Attribution

US digital advertising professionals within the publishing industry have been most concerned with viewability, attribution and measurement this year. …

Digital Advertising
21st Century

Enhanced Capabilities Drive Increase In Advanced Linear TV Advertising

<b>New York,</b> August 1, 2016 – Videology – a leading software provider for converged TV and video advertising – today released its Q2 2016 U.S. Video …

Quality Branded Content Outperforms Pre-Roll Advertising

Brands and marketers competing to engage content-hungry consumers need to be creative in the strategies they deploy to appeal to viewers, especially …

Television is Still Top Brass, But Viewing Differences Vary With Age

Age is everything. When it comes to viewing habits, the age of the viewer has a lot to do with linear and digital platform usage. As the industry …

TV

Infographic: The Ridiculous Amount of Content Consumed Every Minute

Infographic: The Absolutely Ridiculous Amount of Content Consumed Every Minute<p>How many Facebook posts did you like today? Can you tally up the tweets …

Content Marketing

A Century of Pulitzer Journalism Speaking Truth to Power

There it is, in the very first sentence of Theodore H. White’s Pulitzer Prize-winning chronicle of the battle between John F. Kennedy and Richard …

Journalism

The dangerous cost of ‘free’ Wi-Fi

So you go to a political convention. Do a little politicking and listen to some speeches. While taking a break from the handshaking and schmoozing …

Wi-Fi
ISPs

NAB: FCC Lacks Authority to Boost Video Described Programming | Broadcasting & Cable

Broadcasters and cable operators are on the same page when it comes to video described programming.<p>That is providing programming for the blind and …

Net Neutrality

It's official: Apple has sold more than 1 billion iPhones

CEO Tim Cook says during a company meeting that Apple sold its billionth iPhone last week.<p>The iPhone isn't even 10 years old, but its impact on the tech industry and on Apple itself has been huge. Now it has reached a new milestone.<p>Apple sold its billionth iPhone last week.<p>CEO Tim Cook announced …

iPhone

5 Charts That Show How Much Social Media Changed Since 2014

5 Charts That’ll Make You Realize How Much Social Media Has Changed Since 2014<p>If you work in media, you know a lot can change in two years.<p>Think back …

Pinterest
Facebook

How Google Designs Great Content, in 5 Steps

As brands put more focus and resources towards creating content, one of the biggest challenges they face is making sure their content isn’t just on …

Google

ANIMATED INFOGRAPHIC: 12 Facts About Hispanic Video Content Consumption

Hispanics love to consume content – from TV series to movies to online videos – regardless of the device used or whether watching at home or …

Infographics

Mobile to become main online video platform

July 19, 2016<p>This year will see mobile devices will overtake ‘fixed devices’ to become the main platform for viewing online video, according to …

Advertising

Printer Friendly

WWW.MEDIAPOST.COM<p>Mobile Supplants 'Fixed' Media As Dominant Source Of Online Video<p>by Joe Mandese, Monday, July 18, 2016 8:18 AM<p>Mobile will replace …

Advertising

Widening the Window: How Additional Opportunities Give a View of a Larger Audience

The ascension of digital media platforms has given consumers a wide array of options for not just how they can view content, but when. Nielsen’s …

Advertising