A study released this week by Text100 shows that CES needs a brand-awareness campaign of its own.
Hacks similar to the one that leaked Sony Pictures Entertainment executives' offensive and embarrassing emails and confidential employee information last month are likely to affect 60% or more brands in 2015, according to Forrester analysts.
PRWeek editor-in-chief Steve Barrett predicts the big issues that will dominate the PR and communications agenda next year - with absolutely no mention of "PR gaffes" and "spin".
Global electronics manufacturer Casio has called in Bite to lead its UK PR account and develop a campaign to promote the use of technology in maths teaching.
Social media monitoring company Brandwatch has made its first acquisition with the purchase of influencer analysis provider PeerIndex.
As VP of corporate communications, Michael Busselen will oversee PR, analyst relations, and executive comms for the tech company.
Good Relations has won a competitive pitch to handle Samsung UK's corporate PR brief and b2b projects in the UK and Ireland.
Lee Flanagin held the top comms job for only three months.
LinkedIn's Krista Canfield is moving to Gogobot in a VP role.
Symantec's CCO has left as the company restructures its communications department.
Private equity firm ECI Partners has taken a majority stake in digital corporate comms company Investis to "accelerate its global growth strategy".
Hotwire has been appointed by Tokyo-based IT services company Ricoh to handle its UK PR account, following a six-way pitch.
Nelson Bostock Unlimited has launched a "brand storytelling consultancy" called MediaWorks, headed by former Reuters TV technology correspondent Matt Cowan, to "reflect how both media and communications are evolving".
Waggener Edstrom has relocated the head of its Johannesburg office, Marcus Sorour, to London to take up the role of general manager in the UK.
The agency's London office will lead account work.
All regional PR teams are now reporting to Adam Emery. He started in the role in October.
Thermostat maker Nest Labs, which was bought by Google last year, is looking for a UK consumer technology PR agency.
Ricardo Reyes, former global comms VP for Tesla Motors, is returning to the electric car-maker as its new communications chief.
T-Mobile overhauls PR agency roster; How the GOP will respond to Obama's immigration order; What to expect from Twitter in 2015.
Porter Novelli and Shift Communications are the two new agencies to T-Mobile's roster.
Experts' three steps for communicators: focus on what you are bringing to market, set metrics, and deliver results.
Imagine your car could automatically find a parking space in a busy city or your fridge could give recipes to your smartphone based on its contents. This future is already here.
Technology companies should not wait for an incident to explain the security features of their cloud platforms and what they must do to keep their data safe.
BlackBerry's Fact Check portal shows you don't need to be 'a Walmart' to fight back, say corporate communications experts, though it certainly helps.
Experts disagree on the extent to which a new comms leader at Apple will result in a friendlier, more transparent company.