Coronavirus and ad culture – now is the time to pull together- Tempemail

It’s no surprise that like so many businesses across the world, we’ve been impacted by Covid-19, and the shockwaves from the pandemic look set to rock our entire industry for many months to come. In the face of such a challenging economic outlook, we’ve been forced to make difficult shifts Continue Reading

Pizza Hut brand boss: ‘Now is not the time to pull back on media spend’- Tempemail

Big-name brands such as Coca-Cola and John Lewis have been making significant cuts to their UK marketing budgets as part of their coronavirus cost-cutting plans, but for Pizza Hut’s marketing director now is not the time to pull back on brand investments. With around 400 branches in the UK and Continue Reading

Pizza Hut’s CMO: ‘Now is not the time to pull back on media spend’- Tempemail

Big-name brands such as Coca-Cola and John Lewis have been making significant cuts to their UK marketing budgets as part of their coronavirus cost-cutting plans, but for Pizza Hut’s marketing director now is not the time to pull back on brand investments. With around 400 branches in the UK and Continue Reading

Citrix bug forced Defence to pull recruitment database offline – Strategy – Networking – Security- Tempemail

Concerns over a critical Citrix vulnerability that first emerged in December forced the Department of Defence to pull its Defence Force Recruiting Network (DFRN) offline for ten days last month. But the database containing the personal details of recruits, which has since been given a clean bill of health, was Continue Reading

Microsoft and Epic are the latest to pull out of GDC due to coronavirus fears

The big picture: There have been quite a few cancellations affecting the tech and gaming world as of late due to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Sony, Facebook, EA, Kojima Productions, and Unity have all announced they are skipping the Game Developers Conference (GDC) due to coronavirus concerns. Microsoft Continue Reading

HQ Trivia hosts final drunken quiz after investors pull plug: ‘My dogs are going to starve!’ | Technology- Tempemail

Online quiz app HQ Trivia, which at its peak was played by more than 2 million people a day, has hosted its last game – with inebriated hosts awarding a total prize pool of US$5. Described as a “final drunken hurrah”, the app’s last broadcast was watched by 28,000 people Continue Reading

Adam Savage taps Boston Dynamics robot to pull custom rickshaw

In brief: Adam Savage of MythBusters fame may have just found the best use yet for Boston Dynamics’ robotic dog, Spot (ok, probably not, but it’s still neat nevertheless). In a video published to YouTube on Thursday for Tested, Savage said he spent roughly five days building the carriage for Continue Reading

Intel and Vivo pull out of the Mobile World Congress 2020 | Tempemail

Image sourced from RTE.com Intel, Vivo and NTT Docomo join Amazon and Sony as the latest global tech companies to pull out of the Mobile World Congress 2020 in Barcelona, Spain, amidst fears surrounding the Coronavirus outbreak. They now join the likes of LG, ZTE, Erricson and Nvidia who have Continue Reading