Six practical recommendations for charity chief executives who want to advance their organisation's digital outputYou don't need to look very far to find charities using digital in increasingly creative and innovative ways. From last week's Macmillan/RNLI/Mencap charity shake off (as captured in Kirsty Marrin's Storify) to the British Red Cross' more serious First Aid app,...
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Ok, ok, quiet down everyone. All those who have predicted the demise of television advertising raise your hand. You know who you are, the ones who have forecast doom and gloom for television advertising in the digital age for years now. You've been predicting that social media, mobile advertising, online advertising and digital advertising in general will spell the end of...
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Gone digitalIn June 2009, television stations nationwide switched to the digital broadcasting format. Analog TVs need a digital-to-analog converter box to watch free stations. Digital televisions have an internal digital tuner that will allow the con...
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Byron YorkThe bipartisan Gang of Eight has released its new comprehensive immigration proposal. Before the bill was made public, supporters said it would require the government to maintain 100 percent surveillance of the U.S. border with Mexico and catch 90 percent of those who try to cross it illegally. They spoke very clearly: 100 percent surveillance and 90 percent...
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CBS Corp. has acquired a 50 percent stake in the TV Guide Network for about $100 million, giving the big broadcaster a larger toehold in cable television.
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A Venezuelan television channel that takes a critical stance toward President Hugo Chavez is accusing the government of excluding it from a new digital television system, and it warns that action could force it off the open airwaves.
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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A Venezuelan television channel that takes a critical stance toward President Hugo Chavez is accusing the government of excluding it from a new digital television system, and it warns that action could force it off the open airwaves.
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The Institute for Supply Management's index of the non-manufacturing services sector, which covers about 90 percent of the economy, jumped to 56 percent in February, up from the previous month's 55.2 to mark the best reading since February 2012, when the index registered 56.1 percent. Economists polled by Reuters were only expecting 55 percent, so the new reading beats the...
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The economic crisis is the main culprit, forcing major players RAI and Mediaset to lower rates and sending ripples across the sector.
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Italy's largest energy company, Eni SpA, says that its first-quarter profits dropped 57 percent, partly because conflicts in Nigeria and Libya led to lower production.
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