US domestic media advertising revenues will go up from $132.5 billion in 2012 to $148.8 billion in 2017, meaning a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.3%, says BIA/Kelsey, adviser to companies in the local media industry.
Israeli mobile security start-up Skycure has exposed a vulnerability that could allow hackers to control and spy on iPhones. If this vulnerability is exploited, hackers would access a user’s private information, including passwords, while the spying process would remain completely unnoticeable, given an impression of a secure connection.
San Diego State University is organizing a fund raising campaign aiming to get $1.5 million for a public relations center honoring a retired professor contribution to the PR field. The Glen M. Broom Center for Professional Development in Public Relations is designed as part of San Diego State’s School of Journalism & Media Studies, where Broom is a professor emeritus.