New Digital Age highlights some of the best stories you should read across the media, marketing, and advertising press.
Twitter will experiment with allowing companies to showcase up to 50 products for sale on their profiles.
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Warm words? Meet cold hard data. As marketers flocked to social media yesterday to #BreakTheBias, a plucky little bot was quietly tweeting out the actual pay divide at each company.
Hacking group Lapsus$, who claimed responsibility for a data breach of Samsung last week, has reportedly hacked Vodafone and is threatening to leak 200 gigabytes worth of the telecommunication giant’s source code.
The Tor-friendly site follows moves by Facebook and BBC who also had their platforms restricted on state-owned media.
The second largest spender among online-born businesses was Compare the Market at £60.3m, followed by Vinted, Google and Deliveroo.
Advertisers lift annual TV investment by £1bn, breaking the previous record in 2016.
The 8.5% increase in headcount followed 6% decline in 2020.