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  1. The World

    March 31, 2014

    Erdogan wins latest battle - but war not over yet

    Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) and his wife Emine Erdogan (L) greet supporters. (Getty) Recep Tayyip...

  2. MBA blog

    March 30, 2014

    What I wish I knew before I joined the MBA programme

    Time in the MBA sure flies! It’s exciting to see that as our class nears the finish line, next year’s class is queued up...

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  1. Digital and Social Media Marketing 2013

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  1. March 29, 2014

    Twitter wins court fight in Turkey

    Twitter has claimed a victory for freedom of expression in Turkey after a Turkish court ruled it could show a tweet accusing...

  2. March 27, 2014

    Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s shallow version of democracy will falter

    By definition, municipal elections are about choosing local leaders. Yet Turkey’s local elections this weekend will be about...

  3. March 27, 2014

    Turkey blocks access to YouTube

    Turkey’s embattled government has blocked access to YouTube, hours after the release on the platform of a leaked tape in...

  4. March 27, 2014

    YouTube stars are little known but make serious money

    The stars of YouTube are markedly different from the media personalities of previous generations. While they are watched by...

  5. March 18, 2014

    Viacom and Google settle YouTube lawsuit

    Viacom and Google have settled a $1bn copyright infringement suit tied to Google’s YouTube digital video service, ending a...

  6. March 18, 2014

    Music revenues decline as digital fail to grow fast enough

    Global recorded music industry revenues fell 4 per cent last year, dashing hopes that fast-growing digital services such as...

  7. March 17, 2014

    YouTube taps fast-growing Saudi Arabia interest

    Google has launched a campaign to develop online videos in the fast-growing market of Saudi Arabia, where residents watch...

  8. March 12, 2014

    Google gives UK ‘super flagger’ status to raise YouTube concerns

    Google has given British security officials special permissions for its YouTube video site, allowing them to have content...

  9. March 10, 2014

    Music company Kobalt valued at $250m after stake sale

    Kobalt, the fast-growing music services company that represents songwriters such as Paul McCartney, has been valued at $250m...

  10. March 10, 2014

    Maker Studios stakes its claim on new frontier of Hollywood

    History is repeating itself in Hollywood. A century after hardy entrepreneurs from the east coast moved to southern...

  11. March 6, 2014

    Erdogan weighs Turkish ban against Facebook and YouTube

    Recep Tayyip Erdogan has suggested Turkey could ban Facebook and YouTube after elections this month, in his latest response...

  12. February 25, 2014

    Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan slams ‘treacherous’ recording

    Turkey’s political crisis intensified on Tuesday after the prime minister lashed out at a “treacherous” tape-recording...

  13. February 10, 2014

    Five apps for unfocused minds

    What do the men and women who govern us do all day? They sit in front of their screens and gawp at Twitter, Facebook, Gmail,...

  14. February 6, 2014

    Leaked Ukraine recording reveals US exasperation with EU

    The White House pointed the finger at Moscow after leaked recordings of its top diplomats discussing Ukraine emerged on...

  15. January 20, 2014

    Bosses in drag can set a good tone at the top

    In the dreary annals of presentations about corporate values, ABN Amro chairman Gerrit Zalm’s recent performance for the...

  16. January 12, 2014

    Beats seeks to unseat Spotify with music service

    Beats Electronics, the audio equipment maker started by Jimmy Iovine and Dr Dre, the hip-hop star, has launched a new...

  17. December 11, 2013

    YouTube advertising revenue surges 50% to $5.6bn

    Advertisers will spend a projected $5.6bn on YouTube in 2013, an increase of more than 50 per cent on the previous year,...

  18. October 24, 2013

    YouTube plans Spotify rival service

    YouTube is poised to launch a tiered music subscription service that will stream audio and video, increasing the competition...

  19. October 23, 2013

    Numericable aims to use fibre to secure data-hungry customers

    It has been a bruising few years for France’s telecoms companies as convergence – the packaging of television, internet and...

  20. October 14, 2013

    A telekinetic surprise for ‘Carrie’

    Client: Metro Goldwyn Mayer/Sony Screen Gems Agency: Thinkmodo Territory: Global Verdict: 4/5 Patrons at a New York coffee...

  21. September 26, 2013

    Perform Group execs invest in online music venture

    Three executives behind Perform Group, the sports media company whose shares have doubled since listing in 2011, have made...

  22. FT Tech Hub

    September 23, 2013

    Kids’ favourite website? It’s not Facebook

    Every six months Mediacom, the media buying agency, surveys 1,000 kids in the UK and asks the name of their favourite...

  23. September 12, 2013

    Not-so secret lives of vloggers

    Alex Day is a celebrity; of sorts. The 24-year-old musician from Essex is recognised in the street. Fans are always nice to...

  24. September 11, 2013

    Google teams up with Harvard and MIT to develop education site

    Google has partnered with EdX, the platform founded by Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, to develop an...

  25. September 2, 2013

    Vevo moves into Germany without YouTube

    Vevo, the music video site set up by two of the world’s largest music companies, is about to take a step into the unknown by...

  26. August 15, 2013

    Tastemade raises $10m in funding round led by Raine

    Raine, the merchant bank backed by some of the biggest names in Hollywood and Silicon Valley, has led a round of investment...

  27. August 13, 2013

    Software that hijacks visits to YouTube uncovered

    Online investigators have uncovered a new type of software that is hijacking web users’ visits to the YouTube website and...

  28. August 7, 2013

    Creative thinking out loud

    Len Kendall is at his desk in Chicago thinking through the sales strategy for his start-up CentUp, a business that...

  29. July 31, 2013

    ‘The Croods’ drives DreamWorks earnings

    DreamWorks Animation beat expectations in the second quarter thanks to a better than expected box office performance from...

  30. July 16, 2013

    Chaebol under fire amid South Korean scandals

    The audio file is uncomfortable listening. Uploaded on YouTube, it captured a young salesman at Namyang Dairy Products, one...

  31. July 12, 2013

    Google invests in YouTube studio in LA

    In a vast, hangar-sized studio in Los Angeles once owned by the billionaire industrialist Howard Hughes, two women dressed...

  32. July 9, 2013

    ECB looking to push out the boundary for Ashes series

    England and Australia join battle on Wednesday for the start of the Ashes, one of the oldest rivalries in sport, but lurking...

  33. FT Alphaville

    July 8, 2013

    Godwin's Law, lucrative firing precedent edition

    Quite a silly reason to let someone go, this: Jefferies Group LLC was ordered by a Hong Kong judge to pay its former Asia...

  34. FT Tech Hub

    July 2, 2013

    As Hulu bids come in, keep an eye on Vevo

    Bids are expected by the end of this week for Hulu, the online video site owned by Disney’s ABC, News Corp’s Fox and...

  35. June 24, 2013

    Huggies bonds with expectant dads

    Agency: Ogilvy & Mather Argentina Territory: Argentina Verdict: 4/5 “Pregnancy was always about her,” croons the voiceover...

  36. beyondbrics

    June 22, 2013

    Why the Brazil protest happened - in six minutes

    Want to understand why Brazil protests happened? The main points are summarized in this in six minute video by a young...

  37. June 14, 2013

    Football’s new channels are turning heads

    Olajide Olatunji, aka JJ, was just another gaming-obsessed teenager, driving his parents mad with frustration by spending...

  38. June 11, 2013

    A tech arms race is pitting states against their citizens

    A generation ago, autocrats could still hope to maintain control of information within their countries and to limit the...

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