Data protection concerns have taken center stage since the Cambridge Analytica scandal. So how can marketers make sure they are ‘deserving’ of their audiences’ data? In this article, we explore why clear communication and transparency are key.
In a data-driven world, personal information is of high value to both the brand and the individual. Unfortunately, cybercriminals also have their eyes on this most lucrative of assets too. From hospital records through to bank details, some of the most important features of
What’s more interesting and relevant to us here at a global communications agency is how technology has changed the way the sector operates. The answer comes down to two simple words: analytics and channels.
Six months remain until the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force, transforming the way organisations collect, store, and process the personal data of individuals in the European Union forever. Hefty fines and repercussions await those failing to comply, but what opportunities will
Emerging technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning, and Virtual Reality (VR) have propelled businesses into a new era of digital connectivity. Unlike previous centuries, oil is not the resource powering this economic transformation. Instead, copious reserves of personal
Mobile data usage should be carefully considered if marketers want to win consumer trust, a recent Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) seminar on the subject concluded. Last month’s session, Mobile Data: Cross-screen, Location, Privacy and more, took a close-up look at the trends and emerging technologies
Last month the 64th International Festival of Creativity, Cannes Lions, once again made its presence known on the French Riviera. Regarded as the go-to festival for the media industry – with attendees ranging from marketing and media executives to well-known faces including Ed Sheeran, Fatboy Slim
Always a highlight of the advertising year, The Festival of Media is an international celebration of excellence in media, attended by almost 250 global brands, as well as agencies, media owners, and adtech companies. With awards recognising everything from the Best Use of New Technology
This time last week, the advertising technology community descended for dmexco 2016 – the self-proclaimed ‘hotspot of the digiconomy’. The annual conference sees ad tech experts from across global markets gather to debate and decide the industry’s future. So what were the big topics of dmexco 2016? GingerMay
“Data really powers everything that we do.” Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn. Data has become the fuel of marketing, allowing brands to deliver relevant, personalised, consumer experiences, and to make best use of their budgets by targeting the right audiences, in the right place, at