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TOWIE star criticised by ASA for tweet

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Watchdog rules that promotional tweet for hair salon by Gemma Collins should have been labelled as advertisingThe Only Way Is Essex actor Gemma Collins has become the latest celebrity to break rules for not telling the public her tweets were ads, while Nike has lodged an appeal to overturn the...
TOWIE star criticised by ASA for tweet

BBC Sport - Football - Man Utd striker Wayne Rooney shortlisted for PFA award

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BBC Sport - Football - Man Utd striker Wayne Rooney shortlisted for PFA award

Manchester City to offer David Silva new contract

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• Midfielder's contract expires in two years• Spaniard says 'everything could change'Manchester City will start talks with David Silva regarding a new contract at the end of the season, though the Spaniard has signalled the deal may not be a foregone conclusion.Silva signed a four-year contract when he joined City...
Manchester City to offer David Silva new contract

Celebs must clearly identify sponsored tweets, UK body says

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Here’s a warning to brands using celebrities as Twitter advertising vehicles – UK regulators say such tweets must be clearly identified as marketing. Two English football players have fallen foul for these tweets for Nike… My resolution – to start the year as a champion, and finish it as a...
Celebs must clearly identify sponsored tweets, UK body says

Nike's Twitter ad campaign banned

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The UK's advertising watchdog issues its first Twitter-related ban after posts by Wayne Rooney and Jack Wilshere....
Nike's Twitter ad campaign banned

Wayne Rooney scores a Twitter own goal

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Wayne Rooney's 'Twitter advert' goes against the whole spirit of the platform and has understandably angered his fans, even in his finest hour, writes Emma Barnett....
Wayne Rooney scores a Twitter own goal

Wayne Rooney reprimanded for advertising Nike on Twitter

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Footballer Wayne Rooney has been reprimanded by the advertising watchdog after using his personal Twitter account to promote sports brand Nike....
Wayne Rooney reprimanded for advertising Nike on Twitter

Paddy Power and Blippar bring the Queen to life on £10 notes…just in time for Euro 2012

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We’re no stranger to augmented reality (AR) app Blippar here at The Next Web, and the London-based startup has been racking up the brand partnerships in recent times. The latest hook-up is an interesting one for sure, with betting company Paddy Power jumping on the AR bandwagon just in time...
Paddy Power and Blippar bring the Queen to life on £10 notes…just in time for Euro 2012

Nike Has Twitter Campaign Banned In The UK

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British footballers Jack Wilshere and Wayne Rooney recently tweeted about their resolution to #makeitcount, a new Nike campaign slogan.  However, in the process of making it count, they forgot to make it sponsored: The advertising watchdog Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) took heed to the... Please visit Marketing Land for the...
Nike Has Twitter Campaign Banned In The UK

Why does Twitter have such a fatal attraction for footballers?

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With England under-21 player Marvin Sordell described by his manager as suffering an 'addiction' to Twitter, what is it about footballers and social media?What is it with footballers and Twitter? This is a relationship that has already passed through the giddiness of instant passion, past the deeper notes of gathering dependency and...
Why does Twitter have such a fatal attraction for footballers?

Nike becomes first UK company to have Twitter campaign banned

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Wayne Rooney and Jack Wilshere tweets broke rules for not clearly stating they were advertsNike has become the first UK company to have a Twitter campaign banned, after the advertising watchdog decided that its use of the personal accounts of footballers Wayne Rooney and Jack Wilshere broke rules for not...
Nike becomes first UK company to have Twitter campaign banned

Denise Coates: the hidden 24/7 woman behind Bet365

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The founder of the highly profitable online bookmaking empire is arguably Britain's most successful self-made businesswomanThe most visible face of online bookmaker Bet365, at least to Premiership football fans, is the actor Ray Winstone, who appears on half-time adverts during televised matches with updates on up-to-the-second odds - for example...
Denise Coates: the hidden 24/7 woman behind Bet365

Nike continues its tech offensive, launching an e-commerce football app with Pro Direct Soccer

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Nike has teamed up with online football retailer Pro Direct Soccer to create an e-commerce football app, which also integrates a broad range of football-related content. As with any app worth its salt, ‘social’ plays a key part in Pro Direct Soccer Zone. Twelve (Nike-sponsored…) footballers have their own profiles...
Nike continues its tech offensive, launching an e-commerce football app with Pro Direct Soccer

Nike Twitter campaign banned over 'unclear' footballer tweets

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Watchdog rules that company did not make plain that messages posted by Wayne Rooney and Jack Wilshere were advertsNike has become the first UK company to have a Twitter campaign banned, after the advertising watchdog decided that its use of the personal accounts of footballers Wayne Rooney and Jack Wilshere...
Nike Twitter campaign banned over 'unclear' footballer tweets

UK advertising watchdog: Twitter promotion by Nike should be banned for lack of transparency

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Just when celebrities thought it was safe again to tweet about the companies that sponsor them, UK advertising watchdog the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) steps in and says “No.” In January, we told you about what came to be known as “Snickers-gate”, which was a situation that the ASA caused...
UK advertising watchdog: Twitter promotion by Nike should be banned for lack of transparency

How many Twitter followers do they really have?

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UK firm develops software to unmask fake Twitter accountsLady Gaga has almost 30 million, Wayne Rooney nearly five million and David Cameron a more-than-respectable two million plus. But how many of their Twitter followers actually exist?A British start-up company has pledged to root out and expose the phantom, fake and...
How many Twitter followers do they really have?

Sir Alex Ferguson thinks Manchester City clash in April will be crucial

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• Manchester United lifted by players returning from injury• Tottenham match 'always a tremendous highlight'Sir Alex Ferguson believes Manchester United's visit to Manchester City on 30 April will be pivotal in deciding who wins the Premier League. Ferguson pointed to the return of key players from injury as a boost...
Sir Alex Ferguson thinks Manchester City clash in April will be crucial
Nike Twitter campaign banned in the UK after Wayne Rooney tweet breaks advertising rules

Wayne Rooney posters strike gold for Sunday Times

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News International ads for paper's Rich List win Cannes outdoor advertising prize, as Google continues successful runA campaign for the Sunday Times Rich List featuring Wayne Rooney, the Rolling Stones and the stars of Dragon's Den has picked up a top award in the outdoor advertising category at the Cannes...
Wayne Rooney posters strike gold for Sunday Times

Twitter helps save South African carjacking victim

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Man locked in his own car boot sends text message to girlfriend, who uses Twitter to spread word and track down vehicleIt has fuelled political revolutions and offered the likes of Stephen Fry, Wayne Rooney and Lady Gaga a direct line to their fans.Twitter might not, however, be the first...
Twitter helps save South African carjacking victim

World Cup 2010: Wayne Rooney backed to control temper - Football - BBC Sport

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World Cup 2010: Wayne Rooney backed to control temper - Football - BBC Sport
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