Cal O'Connell

Cal O'Connell

Cal is the Video News Editor at Webcertain. He presents the daily Global Marketing News Bulletin as well as working behind the scenes as a video editor and production member. With 6 years experience as a professional filmmaker and videographer, Cal provides Webcertain with the ability to create video content for its ever-expanding catalogue of video content. Outside of the company, Cal enjoys writing and directing short films and is currently in the process of making his first feature.
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Bing Apps To Support AMP Initiative

Global Marketing News – 29th September 2016 Bing has announced that its popular mobile app will now support Google’s AMP initiative. Google has launched a new service across India that it says aims to “deepen its reach across the country”. … Read More

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Twitter Transparency Report For First Half Of 2016

Global Marketing News – 26th September 2016 Twitter has released its biannual transparency report, teens in America are using Gmail more than social media, and Flipkart continues to hold off Amazon India. Visit Webcertain.tv to watch the full bulletin or to watch a wide … Read More

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New Social Network Nextdoor Launches In The UK

Global Marketing News – 21st September 2016 A new social network named Nextdoor has launched in the UK, AdBlock Plus has admitted that it is struggling to hold Facebook adverts at bay, and Alibaba has committed to partnerships throughout the … Read More

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Bing Surges In Popularity In The UK

Global Marketing News – 16th September 2016 Bing now powers 20% of searches in the UK, YouTube is to launch a new player, and Nordic mcommerce is on the rise. Visit Webcertain.tv to watch the full bulletin or to watch a wide range of … Read More

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Baidu Changes Ad Policy Yet Again

Global Marketing News – 31st August 2016 Following its many shake-ups to online ads over the last few months, Baidu has announced yet another change to its advertising policy. A proposed EU ruling would give more power to publishers dealing with internet giants, … Read More

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Google To Punish Pop-Ups, Yandex Use AI To Block Ads

Global Marketing News – 25th August 2016 Beginning on the 10th of January next year, Google will punish sites that carry intrusive or ‘hard-to-dismiss’ pop-up adverts, by ranking them lower in the search results. Yandex is to begin using artificial intelligence to filter out … Read More

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Amazon Prime Video Launches Buy-As-You-Watch Feature

Global Marketing News – 17th August 2016 Amazon Prime Video launches buy-as-you-watch feature Amazon has teamed up with a Japanese entertainment company in order to offer its customers an innovative new feature. The television production arm of Yoshimoto Kogyo is … Read More

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New Online Payment Method Launched in Middle East

Global Marketing News – 12th August 2016 New Online Payment Method Launched in Middle East Leading Arab payment service, Payfort, has announced an instalments service that will be available through Egypt’s largest private bank, the Commercial International Bank, or CIB. … Read More

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Android Dominates The Indian Market

Global Marketing News – 9th August 2016 Android dominates the Indian market According to a study from Strategy Analytics, Android now controls 97% of the smartphone market in India. Within the country, just under 31 million phones were shipped during … Read More

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Amazon Turns Its Attention To China

Global Marketing News – 4th August 2016 Amazon turns its attention to China Amazon has launched a Chinese language version of its Japanese website, in order to attract more customers in the country. Along with lower shipping rates to the … Read More

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