Monday, December 6, 2021
ESG and PR: a huge opportunity?
ESG stands for Environmental, Social and Governance issues. Many would argue this is the only story that matters – the story about how we are running successful corporations but also conserving our planet for future...
A new report says that 50 new PR firms launched during COVID
Launching a new business is never easy. There are pull and push factors behind why people give it a go. A new report highlights the launch of 50 new PR agencies since January 2020. The PR...
Who’s telling the climate change stories?
The UK comes in second after Australia in the total number of articles published about climate change since 2004, the Media and Climate Change Observatory (MeCCO) reported. MeCCO is led by researchers at the University of...
Users will be able to read auto-generated podcast transcripts.
Spotify the podcasting giant is making some changes to how users consume podcasts. In the next few weeks, users will be able to read auto-generated podcast transcripts. The idea is still being trialled so it...
Twitter Blue: paving the way for a subscription service?
Twitter Blue service has shown up on app stores. Could the social media giant be getting ready to launch a subscriptions service in the coming days? App stores list the paid-for service, but none of its...
“Britain’s Not Boring And Here’s A Story”
And the winner is…well, a total of 10 filmmakers who are part of Netflix’s fund for aspiring filmmakers. It’s all part of the Documentary Talent Fund launched by Netflix earlier. The filmmakers will each get...
Can AI solve defamation?
Defamation and hate speech are the big banes of our times. Don’t you just wish that someone, anyone, could work on technology that could help newsrooms cope with it better? Well, CaliberAI is that company. Neil...
UK's most read newspaper is..
The Mirror newspaper recently broke the story about their own readership. The paper reported that 32 million adults across the UK read the mirror across all digital platforms. This was according to Comscore, an industry...
GB News launch
A new TV news channel will appear on the airwaves on 13 June at 8pm BST. It’s called GB news. The channel has a line-up of well-known faces from the news industry and is headed by...
It's a bright spring day outside the International Siddhashram Shakti centre in Harrow, London. But inside the prayer room, there is darkness. As devotees come one by one to a Covid-safe worship centre to mark...