‘It’s so much easier than TV’: as listener numbers surge, radio talks up its ad agility- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

With ad spend retracting across the board, radio is determined to retain its partners says Katie Bowden, the commercial agency director at Global – the UK’s largest commercial radio company. “Initially, there was shock and uncertainty,“ she says of the pandemic rendering many campaigns obsolete and pushing Global and other major players, such as Bauer […]

Key numbers from the Q1 updates for advertising’s major holding groups- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

All of the major holding companies in advertising, bar Dentsu, have now updated the market on their performances in the first corona-hit quarter of 2020. Here’s what you need to know. WPP 7.9% fall in like-for-like revenue in March 2020, in China revenue was down almost 30% the same month while in the UK it […]

Telstra reveals facility outage numbers from bushfire crisis – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Few assets, such as this mobile facility at Surf Beach in NSW, were fire-damaged. (Credit: Telstra) Telstra has revealed that 329 network facilities suffered over four-hour outages due to bushfires over six weeks last summer, though only around five were the direct result of fire damage. Over 70 percent of the outages were in NSW […]

Crooks play Microsoft numbers game in fresh 1800 scam – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

It’s not a particularly new scam, but it is clever, and apparently brutally effective. Devious crooks have gazumped a look-a-like 1800 telephone support number for Microsoft in Australia, registered the line for themselves and have been feasting on inbound victims thinking they checked the number is legitimate. The scam appears to be so successful it […]