THIS WEEK: Big Data For Media Week

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.newsmediaweekcovergraphic

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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Facebook Messenger Takes Lead Over WhatsApp for Favorite Millennial Messaging App

 

Facebook owns both Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, the top two messaging apps in the world. While Messenger is the most popular overall, according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016. GWI asked Millennial Internet users who have used specific messaging apps in the past month, two which 47% said Facebook Messenger, 41% said WhatsApp, 24% said Skype, 13% said Line, 12% said Snapchat, 10% said Google Hangouts, 10% said Viber, and 8% said WeChat.

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on13-top-mssg-apps which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, http://www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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News Outlets Taking Advantage of Millennial’s Twitter Use

 

Among Millennials who use Twitter around the world, the most popular activities in the last month include reading a news story (35%) and logging in to see what is happening without posting (32%), according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016.   Other popular Twitter activities including tweeting a friend, watching a video and favoriteing a tweet (30% each), retweeting a friend and using a hashtag (28% each) and looking at the trending topics (27%).12-twitter-use

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, www.NewsBizBlog.org

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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Facebook Video Proving To Be One of the Most Used Features for Millennials

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Among Millennials who use Facebook around the world, the most popular activities in the last month include clicking the like button (65%), watching a video (54%) and messaging a friend (51%), according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016. Reading an article (49%) and reading a news story (48%) are also popular, followed by commenting on a friend’s photo or video (46%), logging in to see what is happening without posting (44%) and commenting on a friend’s profile status (43%).

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, http://www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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Facebook Trumps All Other Social Media Usage Frequency

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Facebook frequency of visits far exceeds its closest rivals, YouTube, Instagram and Twitter, according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016. 53% of Facebook’s Millennial users say they visit more than once a day, while 36% visit YouTube, 33% visit Instagram and 26% visit Twitter on a more-than-once per day basis. Comparatively, 32% visit YouTube daily, and 24% visit Facebook daily.

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, http://www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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Everything You Need to Know About Big Data Media Week 2017

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Among the essential Big Data strategies you will learn are:

 

+ How media companies are making money and building products with audience data
+ How artificial intelligence will transform your media company now and in the future
+ How to structure and manage your data department
+ Entry level and sophisticated case studies meant to inform and inspire every media company

We have a stellar cast of speakers for this transformative event:

+ Shailesh Prakash, CTO of the Washington Post, who has built powerful, engaging products to leverage the Post’s content.
+ Karen “Carrie” Lomas, executive at IBM Watson, who will talk about the future of artificial intelligence for the media industry.

Click here for full programme details. Full questions or help with registration, please contact myself or Katy Schaff (katy.schaff@inma.org).
The week consists of three components:
· 5th Annual Big Data For Media Conference at Thomson Reuters in Canary Wharf, London, 23-24 February.
· Data Analytics Study Tour of London data innovators, 20-21 February (almost sold out!)
· Big Data Idea and Strategy Exchange, Financial Times, London, 22 February(almost sold out!)

We are looking forward to seeing you there!

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Youtube Surpasses Facebook in Visitation but Still Leads in Membership

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Millennials are prolific social media users, with almost all of the generational group online around the world members of seven different networks and actively use about four of them. Facebook is by far the top social media platform, and Facebook-owned Instagram making large gains over the past few years, according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016. Meanwhile, Google-owned YouTube’s visits exceeds all social media use, with 89% of the Millennial Internet users saying they used the platform in the past month. Comparatively, 86% of Facebook members and 81% of Facebook visitors say so.

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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