Study finds ‘laddish’ ads are a turn-off for men - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/03/study-finds-laddish-ads-are-turn-men
83 million fakes on Facebook! New ad doubts as company reveals figure - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/83-million-fakes-facebook-new-ad-doubts-company-reveals-figure
Clear Channel discusses how the Olympics has affected non sponsors in OoH - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/clear-channel-discusses-how-olympics-has-affected-non-sponsors-ooh
Latedeals.co.uk relases ‘Around the World in 80 Ways’ infographic designed by Code Computerlove - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/latedealscouk-relases-around-world-80-ways-infographic-designed-code-computerlove
Panasonic to showcase London 2012 photography on Ocean Outdoor’s Two Towers East - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/panasonic-showcase-london-2012-photography-ocean-outdoors-two-towers-east
Three more gold medal stamps from Royal Mail celebrating Team GB Olympic success - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/03/three-more-gold-medal-stamps-royal-mail-celebrating-team-gb-olympic-success
More digital agency acquisitions to come says Results International’s Keith Hunt as he praises WPP’s Fortune Cookie buy-out - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/03/more-digital-agency-acquisition-come-says-results-internationals-keith-hunt-he
Channel 4 appoints FreeWheel to manage digital advertising - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/03/channel-4-appoints-freewheel-manage-digital-advertising
Daily Star cover price up 5p to 35p - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/03/daily-star-cover-price-5p-35p
Stickyeyes open London office following 200% increase in new business in Q1 - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/stickyeyes-open-london-office-following-200-increase-new-business-q1
Napster appoints CCgroup and Escapade for UK PR - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/napster-appoints-ccgroup-and-escapade-uk-pr
Engine appoints Stevie Spring as non-executive director - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/engine-appoints-stevie-spring-non-executive-director
LoveThis find Facebook users recommend just 13% of likes - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/03/lovethis-find-facebook-users-recommend-just-13-likes
Whiz kid with $42 million pay packet moves over as Zynga shares plummet - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/42-million-year-whiz-kid-moves-over-zynga-shares-plummet
Associated Newspapers to enable smartphone users to buy direct from print and web portfolio - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/associated-newspapers-enable-smartphone-users-buy-direct-print-and-web-portfolio
O2 parent starts marketing Skype rival - http://www.marketingmagazine.co.uk/news/1144085/O2-parent-starts-marketing-Skype-rival/
Oddbins escapes legal action from 2012 organisers - http://www.marketingmagazine.co.uk/news/1144147/Oddbins-escapes-legal-action-2012-organisers/
Mail launches mobile commerce app - http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/news/mail-launches-mobile-commerce-app/4003088.article
Wiggins gold will spark sponsorship boom - http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/news/wiggins-gold-will-spark-sponsorship-boom/4003086.article
HMV boss steps down - http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/news/hmv-boss-steps-down/4003077.article
Facebook Photos Get Blurry With This Privacy Plug-In - http://mashable.com/2012/08/03/facebook-social-protection-mcafee/
Taco Bell Employee Brags on Twitter About Urinating on Food - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/taco-bell-employee-pees-on-food/
Google is Losing Top Talent; Twitter is Growing It - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/google-twitter-talent/
Rare YouTube Easter Egg Shows TV-Style ‘Snow’ Error Message - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/youtube-easter-egg-error-message/
Here’s How to Appear Higher on Google Search Results [INFOGRAPHIC] - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/higher-google-search-results/
Are Humans or Technology Breaking Olympic Records? - http://mashable.com/2012/08/03/technology-olympic-records/
Turn Your City Into a Monopoly Board With Foursquare-Based Game - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/turf-real-life-monopoly/
Is an iPhone 5 at the Olympics? - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/iphone-5-at-the-olympics/
10 Email Extras You Should Be Using for Increased Productivity - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/awesome-email-apps/
5 Reasons to Join a Niche Online Community - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/online-communities-business-2/
LinkedIn Now Has 175 Million Members - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/linkedin-now-has-175-million-members/
Facebook Stock Price Drops Below $20 - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/facebook-stock-price-drops-below-20/
Millionaire Fashion Designer Wants Your Funding - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/whitney-port-crowd-funding/
2012 Olympics: The U.S. Searched Online for Soccer First [INFOGRAPHIC] - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/2012-olympics-search-online/
UK tech start-up scene boosted by new investments - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19091635
BSkyB has too much power over rivals, Competition Commission rules - http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2012/aug/02/bskyb-power-rivals-competition-commission
Boot up: Microsoft ditches Metro brand after complaints, Facebook drops below $20 a share, and more - http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/blog/2012/aug/03/microsoft-ditches-metro
Competition Weighs Down HTC In Q2: Sales Drop 27% To $3B; Operating Profit, EPS Down By 57% - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/03/competition-weighs-down-htc-in-q2-sales-drop-27-to-3b-operating-profit-eps-down-57/
Dear Facebook, It Could Really Be This Simple - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/02/zucks-karmas-bitch/
How Facebook Could Save Its Shattered Share Price - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/02/saving-facebook/
Oops! American Express Never Agreed To Be Part Of Google’s Big Wallet Upgrade (Update: Google Responds) - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/02/oops-american-express-never-agreed-to-be-part-of-googles-big-wallet-upgrade/
WordPress Launches Retina Support For Gravatar And All Hosted And Self-Hosted WP Sites - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/02/wordpress-launches-retina-support-for-gravatar-and-all-hosted-and-self-hosted-wp-sites/
Volkswagen Street View Quest: Pin It to Win It - http://www.digitalbuzzblog.com/volkswagen-street-quest-pin-it-to-win-it/
London: Sunshine and showers; Max. 22 degrees, 73% humidity
Guildford: Sunshine and showers; Max. 20 degrees, 73% humidity
The largest cheese platter was a 40 cheese platter weighing 2,474 lb 11 oz (1,122.5 kg) and was prepared at the World Cheese Awards at the NEC in Birmingham, UK on the 24th November 2010.
I threw a stick in the sea and a round floating object brought it back to me.
I said there’s a good buoy
The first ever Newsround was on the 5th August 2011…and was just four news stories, with no fun features!
Weather of the Day was introduced on the 20th September 2011.
Facts of the Day were introduced on the 20th September 2011 too…the first ever fact was ‘There are more chickens than people in the world’.
From the 28th & 29th September 2011 ‘Recipe of the Day’ and ‘Offer of the Day’ made a single appearance.
‘On this Day’ / ‘Year of the Day’ ran from the 30th September 2011 to the 18th November 2011.
The first ‘Picture of the Day’ was introduced on the 30th September 2011 too…it was ‘Sofa of the Day’.
Quote of the Day made a single appearance on the 4th October 2011.
Question of the Day was introduced on the 6th October 2011 and ran until the 22nd December 2011.
Facts of the Day were replaced on the 18th October 2011 with Facts about…….
(Bad) Joke of the Day was introduced on the 14th November 2011.
Record of the Day was introduced on the 3rd January 2012.
Facts about….were replaced again with Facts of the Day on the 12th March 2012.
The Current format of the Weather, Record, Joke, Facts and Picture ran from the 3rd January to the 3rd August 2012.
And that’s your final Facts of the Day J
Marin Software announces appointment of former Yahoo UK director Jon Myers - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/marin-software-announces-appointment-former-yahoo-uk-director-jon-myers
LOCOG intellectual copyright claims ‘a bit much’ and unlikely to stand up in Scotland, QC claims - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/locog-intellectual-copyright-claims-bit-much-and-unlikely-stand-scotland-qc-claims
STV and DisneyPixar launch multi-platform promotional campaign for new-release Brave - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/stv-and-disneypixar-launch-multi-platform-promotional-campaign-new-release-brave
Radox set to promote its new positioning in ad by WCRS - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/radox-set-promote-its-new-positioning-ad-wcrs
TranslateMedia translates iconic British ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ poster - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/translatemedia-translates-iconic-british-keep-calm-and-carry-poster
Opel brief McCann’s Birmingham with developing European digital platform - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/opel-brief-mccanns-birmingham-developing-european-digital-platform
ITV’s Fru Hazlitt warns marketing comms sector that if it doesn’t integrate it will cease to exist - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/itvs-fru-hazlitt-warns-marketing-comms-sector-if-it-doesnt-integrate-it-will-cease
Chris Moyles’ Radio 1 breakfast ratings dip below 7m - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/chris-moyles-radio-1-breakfast-ratings-dip-below-7m
Competition Commission clear Sky Movies of undue dominance - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/competition-commission-clear-sky-movies-undue-dominance
XFM boss quits for second time - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/xfm-boss-quits
The London Evening Standard releases four special editions to keep on top of Team GB Olympic triumphs - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/london-evening-standard-releases-four-special-editions-keep-top-team-gb-olympic
Twitter suspends moves to out Northcliffe Media imposter - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/02/twitter-suspends-moves-out-northcliffe-media-imposter
Survey by Virgin Media Business shows mobile workers think blanket connectivity will shorten working days but will not improve work/life balance - http://www.thedrum.co.uk/news/2012/08/01/survey-virgin-media-business-shows-mobile-workers-think-blanket-connectivity-will
Absolute Radio drums up extra listeners - http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/news/absolute-radio-drums-up-extra-listeners/4003072.article
Kiss wins over London’s Heart at breakfast - http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/news/kiss-wins-over-londons-heart-at-breakfast/4003071.article
Nike avoids Olympic sponsorship restrictions - http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/news/nike-avoids-olympic-sponsorship-restrictions/4003068.article
UK more responsive to Olympic sponsor mobile ads than US - http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/news/uk-more-responsive-to-olympic-sponsor-mobile-ads-than-us/4003064.article
PG Tips adds logo to C4 quiz show mug - http://www.marketingmagazine.co.uk/News/MostEmailed/1143972/PG-Tips-adds-logo-C4-quiz-show-mug/
Developer Claims Facebook Tried to Destroy His Business - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/developer-claims-facebook-tried-to-destroy-his-business/
Facebook: Better for the Planet than Google - http://mashable.com/2012/08/01/facebook-carbon-footprint/
How Does 3D Printing Work, Anyway? [INFOGRAPHIC] - http://mashable.com/2012/08/01/how-does-3d-printing-work/
Tetris Fans Will Love This Alarm Clock - http://mashable.com/2012/08/01/tetris-alarm-clock/
3 Game Changers in Online Marketing - http://mashable.com/2012/08/01/digital-marketing/
Sign and Send Contracts From Your iPhone For Free With HelloSign - http://mashable.com/2012/08/01/hellosign-iphone-app/
Nokia Releases Nail Polish Line to Match Phone - http://mashable.com/2012/08/01/nokia-nail-polish/
Does It Hurt When You Watch the Olympics? [COMIC] - http://mashable.com/2012/08/01/nbc-olympic-coverage-comic/
Which US Olympians Have the Most Social Media Influence? [INFOGRAPHIC] - http://mashable.com/2012/08/02/us-olympians-influence/
BBC digital stations 1Xtra and Radio 4 Extra set record - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19084838
Microsoft Outlook: how Hotmail lost its cool - http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/aug/01/microsoft-outlook-hotmail-lost-cool
HireVue Acquires CodeEval, A Programmer Evaluation Tool For Recruiters - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/02/hirevue-acquires-codeeval-a-programmer-evaluation-tool-for-recruiters/
Do.com Adds Contacts and Deal Tracking For Facebook Style Task Management - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/01/do-com-adds-contacts-and-deal-tracking-for-facebook-style-task-management/
In Case Anyone Cares, Here Are A Bunch Of Early Samsung Slider Concept Designs - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/01/in-case-anyone-cares-here-are-a-bunch-of-early-samsung-slider-concept-designs/
YouTube Gets An Investigative News Channel - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/01/youtube-gets-an-investigative-news-channel/
London: Sunshine and showers; Max. 21 degrees, 77% humidity
Zeals: Heavy rain with sun; Max. 17 degrees, 81% humidity
The Atacama Desert in Chile covers only 40,600 miles2 (105,200 km2) and is the world’s smallest desert.