IBM was one of the first big U.S. tech firms to pay the price for the NSA scandal – although nobody has ever proven a link between the company and the agency, IBM joined Cisco in seeing a sudden collapse in Chinese sales after the Snowden […]
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The X Factor ITV ad campaigns compared: a tale of missed chances?
The X Factor's ad breaks are the battleground for the bid to become the leading UK internet TV platformWould-be music stars will battle it out to become chart-toppers in the final of ITV's The X Factor on Saturday.But what is one of Britain's TV shows is also the vehicle for a quite different fight
The Sports Journalists' Association (SJA) named Wimbledon winner Andy Murray as its sportsman of the year at a London ceremony last night.He was, says the SJA, "the outstanding winner" in a vote conducted among Britain's sports writers, editors, broadcasters and photographers" by receiving three-qua
The stories covered by mainstream media are much less revealing than the stories they do not. Self-censorship exposes disturbing truths about media outlets and the societies they serve.One example is the failure in Scotland by its established media to report on stories that confirm the existence of
Download Beyoncé's New "Visual Album" (It's Called BEYONCÉ, Obviously)
Just when you thought it was safe to go to bed on a quiet Thursday night, Beyoncé has released her new album. It appears to be called BEYONCÉ — either that or it has no title at all — and is being dubbed as a "visual album," which continues 2013's trend of pop stars deliver
If you blinked — or were off the Internet for four hours or so tonight — you might have missed that Twitter quietly altered its block feature. You might also have missed them reversing course after a swift and steady user backlash.Read more...
Today in a Montana court, Jordan Linn Graham — the 22-year-old woman who shoved her husband of a week off a cliff in July — shocked onlookers by pleading guilty to second-degree murder in a plea deal with the prosecution. Read more...