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Yahoo boss positive about future of Internet advertising

November 12, 2008 by


Chief of Yahoo Jerry Yang believes that online advertising will emerge stronger in the wake of a recession. At the IAB Engage conference in London today, Yang called for advertisers to continue spending in an economy where consumers are still “engaging with big brands.” During his speech Yang highlighted search marketing as a key tool […]

Mind changing

October 28, 2008 by


Image by alles-schlumpf via Flickr We all know the Internet is changing business media, but according to scientists, the Internet is changing the way our brains work. Gary Small, a neuroscientist in the USA, has found that the Internet and mobile devices are training our brains to filter information much quicker – changing our behaviour […]

Russia blocks Google acquisition

October 24, 2008 by


Image via CrunchBase Regulators in Russia have blocked Google‘s $140 million acquisition of Zao Begun which provides search and contextual advertising for both text and video. A statement from Google commented: “We are very disappointed to hear that FAS has come to this decision. We strongly believe that this acquisition will enable us to significantly […]

Next Mashup* event 7 days away

October 16, 2008 by


Image by mrwilleeumm via Flickr The next Mashup* event takes place in St Pauls, London in a weeks time on October 23rd.  The evening session features guest speaker Charles Cohen who will look at how companies prosper and implement the right digital strategy. Mashup* host some very successful events which pull in entrepreneurs, CEOs, investors […]

Online ad spend up 21% to £1.68bn

October 7, 2008 by


Image by unknowndomain via Flickr According to the latest figures from IAB, UK spend on online advertising was up 21 per cent to nearly £1.7 billion. The research also revealed a 28 per cent growth for paid search which now accounts for over half (58 per cent) of total online spend. Display advertising increased 16 […]

Welcome to internet media news!

August 7, 2008 by


Image via Wikipedia Welcome to Internet media news – an online news portal which reports on some of the “goings on” taking place in UK Internet media . The news portal will provide the latest comment on the changes occurring across the business and consumer media sectors and how companies are growing their online presence.