News roundup

Like magpies searching out shiny objects, we have found some interesting articles from the last week and put them all in one place for you. Enjoy! 

Awards season is upon us…

…and while there might not be Oscars out there for ads, there is plenty marketers can learn from Oscar winners about accepting awards graciously.

Gender pay gaps revealed

WPP has published a report revealing discrepancies between how much women are paid as opposed to men across various agencies.

Is the clock ticking for social media platforms?

The idea of social media having an expiry date is explored.

Backward is the new forward

While most technology is constantly evolving and moving forward, Nokia has decided to reboot one of its iconic earlier models, calling on the power of nostalgia.

Technology’s upcoming effect on politics

Politics is interesting and tense enough now as it is, but this Forbes article explores how it could change in the next 20 years, taking technology into consideration.