SlideApp , a lock screen app that awards Android users for reading content, has announced its series A round of funding worth 3.6 million USD. The funding was led by Songhyun Investment, a leading South Korean VC firm. The app had previously raised $1.2 Million USD as seed funding. “We […]
Thomson Reuters has announced that it intends to purchase up to 3 million of its common shares through private...
The BBC has announced the sale and sublet of its Media Village site in west London, which will now be known as White...
WPP has acquired a majority stake in Two Circles Limited, a data-driven sports marketing agency based in London. Following...
WPP has announced that its wholly-owned operating company Grey Healthcare Group (“ghg”), a leading healthcare communications services company, has acquired a minority interest in PARx Solutions, Inc. (“PARx”). PARx has built a platform designed to support physicians and pharmacies as they manage prescription prior authorization requirements that are put in […]Read more ›
At F8 2014, Facebook launched the FbStart program to help early stage mobile developers build, grow and monetize their apps through mentorship and benefits provided by Facebook and its partners. In its first year, the program distributed more than $100 million in benefits to more than 3,800 startups around the […]Read more ›
Dentsu Aegis Network has announced that it has acquired John Brown Media, one of the world’s leading branded content agencies. John Brown Media’s rich depth of experience in creating and publishing content will enhance Dentsu Aegis Network’s existing content capabilities, creating a highly differentiated and innovative integrated content offering for clients […]Read more ›
At the height of music streaming, one of the industries biggest players, Spotify, has reported over $250 million in losses over the past two years. What has been the cause of this, and what does the landscape look like? Brand Agency’s Junior Strategist, Camille Whitehead, explores Spotify’s predicament. Turns out […]Read more ›
News Corp has announced that that it has begun repurchasing shares of Class A Common Stock under its previously disclosed buyback program. This marks the first time the company has bought back stock under the program since the “new” News Corp was established as a separate, publicly-traded company in mid-2013. […]Read more ›
The New York Times Company has announced adjusted diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $.11 in the first quarter of 2015 compared with $.07 in the first quarter of 2014. There was a first-quarter 2015 diluted loss per share from continuing operations of $.09 compared with diluted earnings […]Read more ›