Cult Futures: the Creatology Report launches- Tempemail

Cult Futures is the new insight and incubation program launched last month by Cult, one of the world’s fastest growing independent creative agencies. The Creatology Report, the program’s first research piece, explores how brands and businesses can thrive creatively as old and new media collide in a world knocked off Continue Reading

How advertisers will need to adapt to impending regulations on Twitch and TikTok- Tempemail

New legislation set to be introduced this year will change the way advertisers can target people on platforms like TikTok and Twitch. Sarah McDonald from law firm Wiggin explains what it means. Even before social distancing measures were introduced to combat the spread of Covid-19, the virtual world was a Continue Reading

Ad Council drops star-studded music video to combat youth suicide- Tempemail

Coinciding with Mental Health Awareness Month, the Ad Council has approached the issue of youth suicide with a star-studded music video, in a bid to help those who might be struggling during lockdown. The ‘Whatever Gets You Talking’ campaign is in response to a recent Ad Council study that found Continue Reading

Should advertisers be looking to Amazon during the pandemic?- Tempemail

James Turnbull joins Rob Webster, co-founder of Canton Marketing Solutions to examine how brands should look to Amazon to further their marketing aims. Amazon has been arguably the largest of the lucky companies to actually have increased their value during the pandemic so far. Peak sales recently hit $11,000 a Continue Reading

Victoria University successfully adapts radical Block Model for online delivery – Training & Development- Tempemail

The latest academic results from Victoria University suggest the institution’s radical (and at times controversial) ‘Block Model’ has successfully integrated with remote teaching initiatives during the COVID-19 pandemic. Students at the university only take one course at a time during an intensified and condensed period known as block, as opposed Continue Reading

Marketers: use first party data or die- Tempemail

Everyone’s been saying it: customer data platforms, advertising and publisher data platforms, agencies. First-party data is now very important in digital marketing. Lotame says first-party data is “the most valuable [type of data…] first party data is king.” Segment says it is detailed, accurate, respectful and a unique asset. Sovrn Continue Reading

Telstra braces for fault ticket backlog – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Telstra’s field service team is bracing for a backlog of ‘assurance’ work – and impatient customers – as COVID-19 restrictions are eased, after weeks of not being able to receive jobs. Field service principal Digby Wilson told an SAP forum at the end of April that field services work – Continue Reading

Nvidia turns to driver-assistance market as robo-taxis stall – Benchmarking Change- Tempemail

 Nvidia Corp, whose semiconductors power data centers, autonomous cars and robots, said on Thursday it plans to enter the market for technology that helps cars with automated lane-keeping, cruise control and other driver-assistance features. The move, announced as part of the chip company’s annual conference, which was held online this Continue Reading

Lonely Mountains: Downhill review – adrenaline-pumping adventures in nature | Games

Newly released on Nintendo Switch, Lonely Mountains: Downhill has been catching attention on other consoles and PCs since last October. But it is now, stuck indoors in an urban flat, that I have really needed this game about solitary mountain bike adventures in nature. It is an intriguing hybrid of Continue Reading

Stay Ahead of Threats With Hacker-Powered Retesting- Tempemail

Vulnerabilities that go undetected can pose a serious threat to your business. Identifying critical bugs is only the first step in reducing such risk. As organizations receive vulnerability reports and work on deploying fixes, they need proof that the issues have actually been fixed and that they have not introduced Continue Reading