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Film and Publication Board recognises authority of Press Council to regulate online press content
Media 10th Jul 2015

FPB, Film and Publication Board, Press Council, PCSA, online press content, IAB SA, SANEF

The Film and Publication Board (FPB) has, in principle, recognised the authority of the Press Council of South Africa (PCSA) to regulate online press content published by PCSA members.
These are the words people can’t resist in a headline
Media 6th Jul 2015

media, headlines

Sharethrough says they have narrowed down a thousand words in the English language that are proven to elicit higher emotional engagement.
How media outlets are making online video work
Media 1st Jul 2015

media, online video

Experts from Spiegel Online, France24, and BBC News highlight the highs and lows of coming up with online video formats that work.
Google introduces News Lab, a project to birth journalists on steroids
Media 25th Jun 2015

journalists, Google, News Lab

Google has announced a new project called News Lab, designed to give journalism more power. The site is a new effort by the company to empower innovation in which technology and media work far more closely and efficiently together.
Just a few days left to save 34% off the full MIPCOM 2015 rate!
Media 23rd Jun 2015
MIPCOM, the world’s entertainment content market, gathers the TV industry’s leading players for 4 dynamic days of networking, conferences, exhibition, keynotes and screenings.
Demand for online video soars in SA
Media 22nd Jun 2015

online video

South Africans are racing to adopt video and are watching more and longer rich media clips on smartphones, new research shows.
What does Apple News mean for SA publishers?
Media 12th Jun 2015

Apple, Publishing, media, tools

Apple introduced its latest app, Apple News on Monday 8 June 2015, in California, however it will officially launch with iOS 9 later this year.
Reuters to offer free content to Web publishers
Media 11th Jun 2015

media, Reuters, Web publishers

Reuters announced Tuesday a plan to offer free content — including pictures, video and text — to online publishers en masse for the first time in the news agency’s 160-year history.
The death of online communication
Media 11th Jun 2015

media, FPB, Film and Publication Board

The death of online communication in South Africa is looming.
Follow Up: IAB formally engages FPB on online censorship
Media 8th Jun 2015

iab, FPB, Film and Publications Board, online censorship

The Interactive Advertising Bureau South Africa (IAB) has formally engaged the Film and Publications Board (FPB) with regards the latter’s recently gazetted Draft Online Regulation Policy.