Our CEO participated in a dmexco panel, and despite some negativity about the challenges that the industry faces, is optimistic.
We had a very successful Cannes Lions. These are our key learnings for brands to get the most out of their experience, especially with on-site meetings.
We did a little research, and these are hands down the best parties and events to attend at Cannes Lions 2017 so far—for everyone from innovators to pubs.
Did fake news have a material effect on the recent US election? It’s the subject du jour, with recent discussion about the creation and distribution of fake news from industry leaders like Jeff Jarvis, Ev Williams, Fred Wilson to media companies such as Bloomberg, WSJ, NYTimes. There is no shortage of insightful opinions. All sharing the hope of bringing awareness, conversation and eventually a process to solve the fake news problem. To me, asking whether companies such as Facebook, Twitter, or Taboola are media companies or technology companies is just a question of semantics. The debate shouldn’t be what industry you align with as a company. The real issue at stake is – are we accountable for what we distribute? Let me divide the conversation into two separate parts. Both equally important, but very different. Part One: Should intentional confusion (Fake News) be allowed? Short answer: no. Let’s define it. […]