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Managing influencers: What goes into managing the world’s top YouTubers?

August 19th, 2021

OP Talent represents some of the world’s top YouTubers and is pro at managing influencers. Its founder tells us it takes more than a...

True Geordie: The Live life

August 19th, 2021

What happens when a massive YouTuber and a massive betting agency join forces?

Tin Can | South Korea | Start-up

June 30th, 2021

Media tech start-ups from around the world tell their stories, including AI content generation and an anonymous social audio platform

Fighting disinformation: Taming the trolls

August 10th, 2020

From coronavirus consipiracies to fascistic rhetoric, disinformation is going global with the help of social platforms. How much of it can democracy withstand?

Nina Jankowicz: “The US is still playing whack-a-troll”

August 4th, 2020

Nina Jankowicz is an American expert on the intersection of technology and democracy with a speciality in Eastern Europe, as well as the Disinformation...

What broadcasters need to know about TikTok

June 25th, 2020

TikTok is the social media playground du jour, but the social app could also be big business for broadcasters

Overcoming ad aversion

January 16th, 2020

Audiences are willing to watch advertising, but you have to choose your moment

Taha Yasseri, Oxford Internet Institute: “We can have value judgement only when we are isolated from social information”

November 4th, 2019

Dr Taha Yasseri from the Oxford Internet Institute discusses the influencer economy and how ‘group think’ affects us more than we like to admit

Streaming the world’s grooviest sport

October 20th, 2019

Whether you call it a ‘Frisbee’ or a ‘disc’, ultimate is moving out of its counterculture roots and into the sports mainstream. The AUDL,...

Who to trust? Skepticism doesn’t stop our online news hunger

June 19th, 2019

A recent EBU report said broadcast is Europe’s most trusted news source. But trust doesn’t mean what it used to