About James Warrington

Reporter covering media, telecoms and marketing. Get in touch at james.warrington@cityam.com

June 2019 articles

Marketers threaten to cut social media spend unless tech giants crack down on online harm
Marketers threaten to cut social media spend unless tech giants crack down on online harm
Social media firms risk losing advertising revenue from UK businesses unless they do more to protect users on their platforms, [...]
June 14, 2019
UK mobile operators ‘must be cautious’ over Huawei
UK mobile operators ‘must be cautious’ over Huawei
UK mobile operators should show “all due caution” before using Huawei’s equipment in their 5G networks, culture secretary Jeremy Wright [...]
June 13, 2019
Independent and Evening Standard could face probe over Saudi stakes
Independent and Evening Standard could face probe over Saudi stakes
The Independent and the Evening Standard could face an inquiry over public interest concerns after a mysterious Saudi investor took [...]
June 13, 2019
Cityfibre chooses cable manufacturer Prysmian for full-fibre rollout
Cityfibre chooses cable manufacturer Prysmian for full-fibre rollout
British broadband operator Cityfibre has tapped telecoms cable giant Prysmian to supply equipment for its full-fibre network. Read more: Cityfibre [...]
June 13, 2019
Surge in demand for UK tech visas as digital sector draws in top talent
Surge in demand for UK tech visas as digital sector draws in top talent
The number of applications for UK tech visas has soared 45 per cent in the last year as the booming [...]
June 13, 2019
Chinese ambassador warns UK ban on Huawei would send ‘very bad signal’
Chinese ambassador warns UK ban on Huawei would send ‘very bad signal’
China’s ambassador to the UK has warned a ban on tech firm Huawei would send a “very bad signal” and [...]
June 13, 2019
Podcast listeners outspend their peers, report finds
Podcast listeners outspend their peers, report finds
Podcast listeners outspend their peers by as much as 179 per cent, a new study has revealed, in a sign [...]
June 13, 2019
Sky puts Netflix in its sights as it doubles investment after Chernobyl success
Sky puts Netflix in its sights as it doubles investment after Chernobyl success
Sky has unveiled plans to double its investment in original programming as it looks to build on the success of [...]
June 12, 2019
Unilever invests in influencer marketing platform Creator IQ
Unilever invests in influencer marketing platform Creator IQ
Unilever Ventures has partnered with TVC Capital to invest $12m (£9.4m) in influencer marketing platform Creator IQ as it looks [...]
June 12, 2019
Publishing platform Minute Media raises $40m in funding round
Publishing platform Minute Media raises $40m in funding round
Digital publishing platform Minute Media has raised $40m (£31m) in a funding round as it looks to ramp up its [...]
June 12, 2019