Facebook is to allow paid political messages that sidestep ads loophole, as the upcoming US presidiental election this year puts more scrutiny on digital ad campaigns.
German-based digital bank N26, which is backed by Tencent and Facebook and PayPal investor Peter Theil, is to close 200,000 UK current accounts in April 'due to Brexit' - despite launching two years after the EU referendum.
Go Ultra Low, the joint government and industry campaign to promote the uptake of electric vehicles, has launched its new Electric Vehicles Voice App developed by Wavemaker.
A quarter (25%) of marketing, media and design professionals are planning to seek employment outside the UK as a result of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, according to new research.
Manchester-based creative and digital agency, Access will be continuing its acclaimed work with the Welsh Government following its successful application to be a roster agency for the provision of digital services.
As concern over the environment grows, there has been a marked shift in public behaviour, as people from being consumers to becoming ethical brand citizens. Davina O'Donghue, Senior Research Director at RDSi looks at how brands can best respond to meet these developing needs.
First Direct and Nationwide top the UK’s first retail banking customer experience (CX) index published today by Kantar, the world’s leading data, insights and consulting firm.
A new, in-depth piece of research conducted amongst UK CIOs and senior IT professionals has revealed that the cybersecurity skills gap has reached a crisis point.
The UK Conservative party has come under criticism and received a warning from Twitter for misleading the public for renaming its social media account "factcheckUK" during the leaders' debate.
A UK report looking into Russian interference into the 2016 EU referendum will not be published until after the election, despite claims that it could be released before.
In a fresh push to boost the integrity of the platform, Facebook has shut down Iranian and Russian accounts running election misinformation networks. The change will affect both Facebook and Instagram, as the social media giant prepares for the lucrative US election campaign. Facebook is also increasing transparency of who advertises and what their messages are by changing how its ad library works. Democracy campaigners hope these changes in the US part of the platform will soon be echoed across Europe.
A leaked audio recording of Mark Zuckerberg reveals that the Facebook founder and CEO fears US presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren is an “existential” threat to his company.
The US military has apologised for sending a tweet that appeared to threaten people visiting Area 51 over the weekend after a Facebook event went viral.
Thomas Cook has ceased trading with immediate effect, as the package holiday giant succumbed to rising competition and consumers booking more online.
The UK Prime Minister has reportedly asked civil servants to collect "targeted and personalised" data on users of the government website, sparking an investigation from the UK communications watchdog.
UK organisations are not innovating fast enough, and business leaders cite public nervousness as their main barrier to adopting emerging tech, according to new research.
Monday is the best day for email open rates, while Saturday is the worst, according to a new in-depth report looking at email marketing across industry sectors.
Huawei’s next generation of smartphones will not be able to use Google apps and services under the current US trade ban, Google has said.
Mainstream TV channels could soon be allowed to show more adverts as part of government efforts to help them in their battle with online rivals.
Twitter is reportedly running ads from China's state-backed media outlet Xinhua attacking the Hong Kong protesters.