Iger returns in Disney’s hour of need, AT&T’s wireless offer for frontline health care workers, and Pinterest’s heartwarming video

PR Daily

AT&T gives frontline nurses and physicians free wireless. The telecommunications company is offering first responders and emergency health care workers three months of free wireless service: Thank you @JohnKrasinski for letting us share @SomeGoodNews tonight with you!

In PR? This is all you need to know for 2016

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Industry Insights & Trends Hotwire Communications Meredith Fineman On fleek PR in 2016 PR predictions PRTech public relations Qualcomm Wireless Reach Survios Virtual realityAhhh, the new year. A time for resolutions, preparations, and perhaps my favorite: bright-eyed predictions.

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Storytelling at a Massive Scale

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Industry Insights & Trends Musings 3M Global PR Qualcomm Wireless Reach storytellingTelling an early-stage startup story is fairly easy… Co-founders Jane and John Smith raised $20 million for their AI-powered application that does X, Y, and Z. They employ a team of 50, have 1,000 customers, and have earned more than $2 million in revenue to date. You get the point — there’s a template of sorts for […].

COVID-19 Marketing

HMA Public Relations

Featured Fun Fact Friday advertisement campbells soup commercials COVID-19 marketing Marketing McDonalds thank you meal verizon wirelessIt's #FunFactFriday! Today, we're taking a closer look at the ways organizations have changed their messaging to align with COVID-19 marketing measures.

Tips for marketing to the change-averse consumer

Agility PR Solutions

The wireless phone industry was rapidly taking off, and the first generation iPhone had launched not long before. In this age, it was still difficult for sales representatives to convince customers to add mobile internet to their monthly wireless plans. It was 2008.

How A Fake Taxidermist Is Keeping AT&T On Its Toes

Waxing UnLyrical

Meet @ATT_Fake_PR (formerly @ATT_Wireless_PR). Vest-less Now, I am not, and have not been, an AT&T customer (I’m quite happy with Verizon Wireless). You’ve been using Twitter quite delightfully to poke fun at AT&T’s wireless service.

What are telco marketers learning about customer value creation?

Agility PR Solutions

The world’s leading wireless network operators and communications service providers possess a vast abundance of ever-multiplying customer data—and they’re now hardwired to turn this under-performing asset base into a new form of “data currency” that can create customer value, generate new revenue streams and be used for competitive advantage.

Stronger PR reporting is hidden in keyword data

PR Daily

Let’s say someone is searching for “Best Wireless Headphones.” They likely have a high intention to purchase, solve a problem, or make a decision related to wireless headphones. A look at how you can improve your return on investment by focusing on the right data.

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Has Apple Lost Its PR Magic?

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

That’s why it was a shock last week when Apple pulled the plug on its highly anticipated AirPower wireless charging pad. We continue to believe that the future is wireless and are committed to push the wireless experience forward.”.

RadioShack stays mum amid reports of its demise

PR Daily

that RadioShack is in discussions with wireless phone provider Sprint to sell off half its stores and close the rest. The locations sold to Sprint would operate under the wireless carrier’s name, meaning RadioShack would cease to exist as a stand-alone retailer,” the report states.

56 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Vice President, Communications , CTIA/The Wireless Association, Washington, DC. Director, Public Affairs , CTIA/The Wireless Association, Washington, DC. Communications Associate , CTIA/The Wireless Association, Washington, DC. Looking for a new career opportunity?

Could your corporate culture use a tuneup?

PR Daily

Take some cues from communicators at Verizon Wireless, OpenTable and Newell Brands. Look around your office. Do you notice employees doing the following? Groaning at an invitation to your next town hall? Struggling to remember the name of the person who sits next to them?

Give your content the edge: Over-index on humanity!

PR Warrior

Twitter bio: “Magenta-wearing, customer-loving @ TMobile USA CEO focused on ending wireless pain points & scaring our competitors! When it comes to creating content for your brand, one of my favourite tips I give over and over again is … OVER-INDEX ON HUMANITY.

Holiday Gift Guide for Digital Marketers and Entrepreneurs

Social PR Chat

A professional notebook with built-in wireless charging capability that will keep them connected and organized at all times. I love that your able to have a great notebook while at the same time having a wireless charger in one.”.

Bose stays silent after lawsuit claims it sold consumer data

PR Daily

The lawsuit is asking for undisclosed damages to be paid to consumers who purchased the following Bose products: SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II, QuietComfort 35, QuietControl 30, SoundLink Color II, SoundSport Wireless and SoundSport Pulse Wireless.

In #PR This is all You Need to Know in 2016

PR Expanded

Just ask Qualcomm Wireless Reach. Mobile, Wireless, and Cordless take all, as the future is about streaming (rise of Netflix, Spotify, etc.), The following article originally appeared on the AirPR blog. . Ahhh, the new year.

No. 1 press interview tip: The microphone is always on

PR Daily

While being videotaped for a documentary on HBO, he went to the bathroom while still wearing the wireless microphone. Durst, suspected of three murders, mumbled to himself, while in the restroom and still wearing a wireless microphone, "What the hell did I do?

Personal Tech PR Must-Haves

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

So we are loving the HooToo TripMate Elite Versatile Wireless N Travel Router because it solves a few problems. It’s a portable Wi-Fi router , so if a hotel room only allows one gadget over wireless, you can connect the HooToo using Ethernet, then connect with multiple gadgets.

Snap’s ‘Spectacles’ are now available to everyone

PR Daily

Spectacles sync to your wireless phone and allow you to record 10-30 seconds of video, essentially enabling users to record and share more cool content on the platform. Snapchat’s parent company, Snap, is beefing up buzz by offering “Spectacles” to all.

Hotspot blocking continues to trouble Marriott critics

PR Daily

The question at hand is what measures a network operator can take to detect and contain rogue and imposter Wi-Fi hotspots used in our meeting and conference spaces that pose a security threat to meeting or conference attendees or cause interference to the conference guest wireless network.

7 sins of startup marketing

PR Daily

We worked with a startup providing services to wireless carriers at a time when mobile device hardware was advancing rapidly. When trying to help a new company get off the ground, there are a few cardinal mistakes that will thwart later growth. Consider these tips.

How to benchmark storytelling, expertise and the latest digital media strategies

PR Daily

Leaders from Fortune 500 companies and other prominent organizations will gather to hear case studies from organizations including McDonald’s and Verizon Wireless. You’re a senior communications pro.

How To Add “Borrowed Interest” To Your PR Campaign

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

One of the most successful social impact partnerships – now a classic – is the one between Verizon Wireless and several domestic abuse prevention agencies. What makes a winning public relations program?

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3 Ways IT and Marketing Can Improve the Use of Big Data

PR 20/20

An example of big data in action is Walt Disney’s use of the wireless tracking “MagicBands” in their parks. The term “Big Data” has come into play more and more since 2011. But just what is it, and how is it used?

How to deliver your virtual presentation during COVID-19

PR Daily

Take a moment to run a speed test or arrange for a wired connection (a DSL line, for instance) rather than a wireless one. Ken Molay , the founder of the consulting firm Webinar Success , says he will always trust wires more than wireless signals, which can have dropouts.

12 tips to make webinars more engaging and entertaining

PR Daily

The Sennheiser OfficeRunner wireless headset is a wise choice.). Stand up when you present, bring visceral energy and emotion, and get everyone out of there in under an hour. Most webinars are dreadfully boring.

GM heads off security issues with Onstar service

PR Daily

All a hacker must do to control the wireless functions of GM’s Onstar system is hide a small and relatively inexpensive Wi-Fi hotspot device somewhere on the car’s body. As more devices become connected to the Internet, you’ll hear about new industries dealing with hacking scandals.

Hot Startups Join Axis Innovation at NYSE

Flack's Revenge

Beam Semiconductor : Develops active phased array wireless transceivers to support multi-gigabit per second data rates.

What Multi-device Consumers Mean for PR Professionals

TrendKite

Analysts project that more than 30 billion devices will be wirelessly connected by 2020. According to Cisco, there are already more mobile devices on earth than people.

Robocalls’ downside: The deluge is washing away consumer trust

PR Daily

Chris Oatway, associate general counsel for Verizon Wireless, calls the fight with spammers an “arms race” and says the company is investing more than ever in technologies to detect, identify and trace junk calls.

3 ways to make captivating videos

PR Daily

Instead, invest in decent shotgun and wireless lavalier microphones, and remember that the closer the microphone is to your subject, the better your audio will be. Throughout the world, businesses are embracing video in their PR and marketing strategies—and with good reason.

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Verizon settles with FCC in customer-tracking probe

PR Daily

For Verizon Wireless, the term “supercookie” has nothing to do with Girl Scouts. Instead, it means paying $1.35 million in fines. This week, the Federal Communications Commission announced the findings of its investigation into Verizon’s use of supercookies to track users’ online actions.

3 things to ponder as you grow into your PR career

PR Daily

Add to that the fact that I’ve been able to build a team of PR and communication rock stars who compete and win against the larger wireless companies. Career success can be nebulous, come in fits and starts, and require plenty of patience.

Announcing the finalists for the 2015 Media Relations Awards

PR Daily

Verizon Wireless, Verizon Wireless Chicago Destination Store Grand Opening. We asked to see your plans, pitches and earned media coverage.

Why COVID-19 should prompt questions about cybersecurity

PR Daily

These connections, however, are shared across many wireless devices that are known to have security vulnerabilities. As more team member prepare to work remotely, cybersecurity concerns should be taken seriously. Here’s what communicators should be sharing with their networks.

Storytelling or Story-selling? The Hollywood Blockbuster

The Stalwart Blog

Self-aware of its own flagrant use of product placement, the film mocks the corporate sponsorship dynamic as the dinosaur park strikes a deal to name its most recent attraction “Verizon Wireless Presents The Indomonius Rex”.

6 Ways To Use PR To Build Brand Marketing

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Some of the most successful PR campaigns look to change behavior to promote the public interest, like the wireless industry’s #itcanwait campaign against texting and driving.

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How Amazon lost and Rhino Security Labs won the media with Amazon Key

Axia PR

Cybersecurity company Rhino Security Labs exploited an authorization point in the wireless connection to take the entire device offline. 2 companies respond in very different ways to a PR crisis. In October 2017, Amazon debuted Amazon Key, its answer to the ongoing problem of porch theft. Home delivery of everything from groceries to jewelry has become ubiquitous as Amazon’s market share grows and influences American shopping patterns.

Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint rip AT&T for fake 5G

PR Daily

It read, in part: The potential for 5G is awesome, but the potential to over-hype and under-deliver on the 5G promise is a temptation that the wireless industry must resist.

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