Consumers won’t return to normal, brands shouldn’t either: Talon Outdoor talks future of OOH- Tempemail

The impact of social distancing and isolation measures on the out-of-home (OOH) sector could be long-lasting. However, new learnings are coming into place and brands are coming together to ensure their OOH campaign messaging is attuned for these unprecedented times. Tempemail spoke to Talon Outdoor’s group strategy director, Sophie Pemberton, Continue Reading

Jerry Daykin: Marketers – stop blocking the best parts of the internet or they won’t exist anymore- Tempemail

It’s hard to turn on the TV these days and not see something about covid-19. As a marketing man, it’s almost oddly reassuring when the break kicks in and the ads give us a reminder of the normal world we knew just a few weeks ago. I could say the Continue Reading

Major US internet firms won’t cancel services over next 60 days – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Major US internet providers – including Comcast, AT&T and Verizon Communications – agreed not to terminate service for subscribers for the next 60 days if they are unable to pay their bills due to disruptions caused by the coronavirus. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said after calls with more than 50 Continue Reading

Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang won’t deliver his annual GTC keynote this year

What just happened? A few days ago, Nvidia revealed that it would be shifting its annual GPU Technology Conference to an online-only event due to coronavirus (COVID-19) fears. Details were still scarce, but the company did at least promise that CEO Jensen Huang’s yearly keynote would take place via a Continue Reading

Vodafone-TPG $15bn merger won’t face ACCC appeal – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Vodafone and TPG’s $15 billion merger has cleared another hurdle with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission deciding not to appeal last month’s Federal Court ruling. The ACCC unsuccessfully tried to block the merger from proceeding, arguing Australia would be better off with more mobile carriers, not fewer. But the Continue Reading

Star Wars director confirms Apple won’t let movie bad guys use iPhones

WTF?! Have you ever noticed how bad guys in movies never use iPhones? It’s not a coincidence. Director Rian Johnson has revealed that while Apple allows its products to appear in films, the company has rules about how they’re used, and that includes keeping them out of the hands of Continue Reading

Apple and TikTok won’t testify in a March congressional hearing about their ties with China

In brief: Republican Senator Josh Hawley thinks Big Tech is “totally untrustworthy” as it hides deep connections with China. He invited Apple and TikTok to a congressional hearing scheduled for March 4, but neither of the two want to participate. TikTok is still in hot water due to its suspected Continue Reading

Sideloaded Google apps won’t run on newer Huawei gear – Security- Tempemail

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei. Google is warning users with newer Huawei devices who yearn for apps like Gmail, YouTube, Maps, Hangouts and the Play Store not to “sideloade” these from unofficial and potentially insecure sources, saying the company won’t allow its services to run on uncertified devices. The online advertising Continue Reading