Blockchain has been heralded as a potential panacea for the ad industry’s fraud problem, but how much of a practical solution is it?
As ecommerce exposes more brands to review fraud, we look at the size of the problem and how to mitigate it.
12 months out from the Tokyo Olympics, we take a look at how the Games are affecting Japan’s advertising market — and ask which brands stand to make the most from the sports extravaganza.
From inverted Christmas trees to kung fu chefs, we take a look at the marketing teams working to promote some of the biggest luxury hotels in Asia.
Hitting big numbers is no longer enough, it’s all about making the right links with influencers who both connect and convert.
As data privacy restrictions start to change in Asia, we explore how brands can up their first and second-party data game to establish trust and privacy, and also build a competitive advantage.
Portrayals of persons with disabilities are overwhelmingly absent from advertising in Asia. But what barriers stand in the way? And will anything change following the Tokyo Paralympics?
Have you looked into 'audio logos'? Is your brand optimised for 'rank zero'? Do you know how to avoid a Disney-Google style voice ad firestorm? If not, read on. Voice search is officially here.
With authorities in China already starting to discourage effeminate behaviour in the media, we analyse whether the country's boy idols can keep delivering visibility and sales for brands.
With so much buzz around neural machine translation being the key to smashing language barriers and speeding up entry into new markets, we explore how useful it really is to brands.
China is frequently accused of lacking innate creativity, and homegrown campaigns rarely do well at Cannes. But are China's next generation of digital-obsessed creative hotshots cultivating—or killing—great imaginative work?
In an ever-shifting social media landscape, we explore the current value of social interactions and how brands can use them to more effectively engage with their audiences.
As China and the USA compete to become the world’s first AI superpower, we explore who is ahead and how multinationals with offices in both countries avoid in-fighting when it comes to sharing technology and ideas.
Will 2018 be the year that better governance and technology bring forth workable solutions to the problems facing digital media measurement in Asia?
BRAND HEALTH CHECK: Disney’s US$52 billion deal with Fox is set to alter the media landscape worldwide. We look at what this means for the health of the Disney brand in Asia.
As more marcomms companies emulate startups by introducing unique and interesting work “perks” for their Asian employees, we look at which perks offer staff real benefits.
In-app advertising now accounts for the majority of all mobile ads in Asia-Pacific. But various challenges mean marketers need to be more creative than ever to compete.
The proliferation of smartphones and affordable wearables means marketers can take controversial methods of measuring ads’ impact out of the laboratory and into the street.