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Addition to the Bank Holiday shopping li...

The latest ad from CHI and Partners for Samsung has been causing a stir online, and is tantamount to torture. We’re shown stunning televisions displaying beautiful images, making us want to steamroll into the nearest electrical store and buy a fresh one.

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The future's bright, the future...

The UK Audit Bureau of Circulation began taking iPad and iPhone app use into account for newspapers and magazines, 12 months after the US equivalent got wise to the new requirement. More proof to suggest we all need to be thinking mobile media.

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Increasing influence with ease: From Fac...

Smoking Gun PR takes a closer look at the changes to Facebook Places, and Foot Feed, the new location based social media app

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News In Tweets

Brief facts and figures leading to more complex stories

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The Great Manchester Debate

More scandal over the BBC’s move out of London, and Manchester City Council’s recently announced cuts. Can it really be put down to political one-upmanship? Yes, we think it probably can.

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Avoiding crisis PR….just!

Smoking Gun PR is in its element handling a media crisis management situation for its clients so it caught our eye today when Lidl courted a PR disaster.

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Blagger’s Blog— Stacey speaks, e...

Smoking Gun’s weekly media news roundup, this week with Now magazine lambasted on air, Southwest Airlines impromptu PR glory, Amazon’s new Twitter tactics, and all-change at the Mail.

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Blagger’s Blog— Google is revolt...

This week’s industry roundup from Smoking Gun— also known as Blagger’s Blog; staff at Google protest Chinese censorship search build, Lenny Henry’s viral video, plus plenty more media news.

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Blagger’s Blog— Influencers, FT ...

Our weekly roundup of media and comms news— influencers under investigation, FT boss pays money back, Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t care about news.

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Blagger’s Blog— FT pay, Alex Jones c...

Our weekly roundup of media news, with journalists protesting over pay, Alex Jones being removed from social media and Ryanair’s rep worsening.

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Blagger’s Blog— Smartphone Brito...

Our weekly media news roundup, AKA Blagger’s Blog— Britain is addicted to online, North Face heads to the mountains with store in tow, Google developing censored search for China.

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Blagger’s Blog— Race for Life bi...

Our weekly roundup of media news and goings on, with Fairfax disappearing from the Australian press, Kleenex cleaning up at event PR, one of the worst tweets ever issued, and plenty more besides.

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