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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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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Verizon Buys Yahoo’s Search Advertising Arm

Global Marketing News – 27th July 2016 Verizon buys Yahoo’s search advertising arm Verizon Communications has bought Yahoo’s search advertising operations for 5 billion US dollars. Marissa Mayer, chief executive of Yahoo, said that Yahoo had changed the world and … Read More

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Baidu Investigated For Sneaking In Gambling Ads

Global Marketing News – 22nd July 2016 Baidu investigated for sneaking in gambling ads Baidu is facing an investigation into overnight gambling promotions. Regulators in China are looking into the search engine company, after online gambling sites allegedly registered corporate … Read More

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Burberry Is A Mobile Success Story

Global Marketing News – 19th July 2016 Burberry is a mobile success story Burberry has announced that nearly 60% of all its online traffic comes through mobile devices. The luxury fashion retailer said that visitors from tablets and mobile phones … Read More

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Baidu To Withdraw Some Ad Types

Global Marketing News – 14th July 2016 Baidu to withdraw some ad types Alibaba and Baidu are expecting a cut in earnings, due to increased taxes on search advertising in China. New rules to regulate paid searches from September were … Read More

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Baidu Sets Its Sights Beyond Asia

Global Marketing News – 6th July 2016 Baidu sets its sights beyond Asia Robin Li, the CEO of China’s most popular search engine Baidu, has said that the company intends to enter the US and European markets. Its rival Google … Read More

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New Data Surveillance Laws Approved In Russia

Global Marketing News – 1st July 2016 New data surveillance laws approved in Russia New data surveillance legislation has been approved by the Russian government. The new legislation states that online services, such as email and social network companies, need … Read More

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Instagram To Embrace Translation Technology

Global Marketing News – 28th June 2016 Instagram to embrace translation technology Instagram is due to implement translation technology into its service in the coming months. The feature will be available in the options tab under each image, and will … Read More

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Baidu Announces Cut In Quarterly Projection

Global Marketing News – 20th June 2016 Baidu Announces Cut In Quarterly Projection Baidu has announced a cut in its quarterly revenue projection, apparently due to the recent scrutiny it has come under regarding its paid search results. In the … Read More

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Amazon Invests $3 Billion In Indian Market

Global Marketing News – 10th June 2016 Amazon invests $3 billion in Indian market Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos, has announced that the company has made a 3 billion US dollar investment in the Indian market. Launched only 3 years ago, … Read More

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