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Cannes Lions Kicks Off With Nick Jonas, no less

     After the long flight sans Internet, Adweek has arrived in Cannes, and Cannes Lions—the most prestigious advertising awards ceremony in the world—is already underway. The first shortlists have…

June 19, 2011, 5:03 AM EDT

The Can't-Miss at Cannes Panels everyone will be talking about

Creative leaders and communications experts from around the globe will gather on the French Riviera beginning June 19 for the 58th annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the most…

June 17, 2011, 12:49 PM EDT

The Can’t-Miss at Cannes These are the panels everyone will be talking about

Creative leaders and communications experts from around the globe will gather on the French Riviera beginning June 19 for the 58th annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the most…

June 15, 2011, 7:06 AM EDT

Virginia Heffernan Gets a New Job at the Times

Virginia Heffernan, formerly a columnist for The New York Times Magazine, has found a new home at the paper. Starting Monday, she will “write regularly for the Opinion pages,” Heffernan…

March 30, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

Can Brands Finally Break In to Your Texts?

Let’s say you and your friends are among the 1.8 million people in this country who watch the MTV reality series America’s Best Dance Crew. And let’s say that during…

March 28, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

Fred Wilson's Passion Play

Group messaging—which, for all intents and purposes, amounts to texting with multiple people at once—has been the big story of this year’s South by Southwest Interactive Festival.Hoping to witness some…

March 15, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

Sendai Calling: Social Media in Real Life

The day the Sendai earthquake hit Japan, Cameron Sinclair was up until 3 a.m. Sinclair is the CEO (chief eternal optimist) of Architecture for Humanity, a nonprofit architectural design firm…

March 13, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Can Broadcastr Take Over the World?

The revolution will be Broadcastd. At least, that’s the way Andy Hunter and Scott Lindenbaum, co-founders of the audio file-sharing service Broadcastr, see it.  “Hopefully it doesn’t sound insane,” Hunter…

March 10, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Pulitzer Winner Broder Dead at 81

David Broder, The Washington Post’s Pulitzer Prize-winning political columnist, died Wednesday of complications from diabetes. He was 81. Broder, who was known as the “dean” of the Washington press corps,…

March 9, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

As 'South-by' Nears, Social Media Sites Put On the Ritz

The race to win the group messaging wars ahead of this year’s South by Southwest Interactive festival continues: On Monday, Kik, a group messaging service that operates on multiple platforms,…

March 7, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

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