INNOVATION | Networking in the ‘Girls’ Lounge’

I have to admit when I first read the title of NY Times article, Networking in the ‘Girls’ Lounge’, I was a bit taken aback. Find out why.

SPONSORED | RockingUrTeens

RockingUrTeens is a CIC whose vision is to connect teens for a positive and vibrant future. They do this through Teen Conferences across the UK. 2016 events take place on 8th March (Teen Girls ) and 17th November (Teen Boys).

NEWS | YouTube is now more popular than Google.com on desktops

Google and YouTube are battling it out to be the second most visited site on the internet. December 2015 monthly desktop visits outstripped the search giant’s by 5.3%. But neither came close to beating Facebook.

SPONSORED | Magnet Look

Meet fast-growing fashion and beauty brand called Magnet Look. First up? A soft launch event at The Heron Tower. Afternoon includes a community meet-and-greet, moderated industry panel and tour of Spitalfields Style Market.

NEWS | Paying for YouTube

YouTube fans may cry "Foul!" as make-up and beauty gurus transition off platform and offer pay-as-you-go beauty tutorials. But is paying for YouTube really a new phenomenon?

NEWS | YouTube introduces paid video service

Google Inc.’s YouTube, which has signed up partners for a new paid video service, may find out by early next year whether its own Internet stars really are as valuable as those in Hollywood via @business (Bloomberg Business)

INSIGHT | 10 Stats…Programmatic

Not sure what to make of programmatic? 10 key stats for 2015 that help size the industry, explore the advertiser-publisher ecosystem and confirm the +31% cost-per-click premium publishers can achieve when using PMPs.

EVENT | 360 PR MUSIC LAUNCH

Elexu is pleased to announce the launch event for our partner 360 PR MUSIC TV. 360 PR is a new and ambitious music company that is helping aspiring hip-hop artists to promote their talents by reaching out and engaging with fans.

ELEXU PARTNER | Rocking Ur Teens

Rocking Ur Teens is a Community Interest Company whose vision is to connect teens for a positive and vibrant future. The first conference takes place on 12 March 2015, hosted by Thomson Reuters at their Canary Wharf offices.

MEDIA & TECH | Power to the Creators

“We don’t see anything more exciting in the media industry than what is happening with online video, over-the-top video and television increasingly migrating online,” said Jesse Jacobs, president of the Chernin Group.

NEWS | YouTube Network Fullscreen Sells for $200-300 Million

A Huge YouTube Network That Manages The Platform's Biggest Stars Sells Itself At A $200-$300 Million Valuation

BEST OF THE WEB | The Art of Failure

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. If Sir Winston Churchill was right, then why are so many of us afraid to fail?

BEST OF THE WEB | Interactive Movie Trailers

Watch as this summer's blockbusters go interactive. Action, adventure, sci-fi...we've got it all. Elexu's crack team have curated the very best of the season's trailers, teasers and featurettes and added fun interactive features.

ELEXU SPOTLIGHT | Acrojou

THE WHEEL HOUSE. A performance which unfolds inside and around a stunning rolling house. Performance crafted from circus, story and soul.

COMPETITION | Hey Hollywood [CLOSED]

Win one of six (6) fabulous prizes from Hey Hollywood Here I Come, including a One-Day Acting/Screenwriting Bootcamp and 10-week Making It In Hollywood webinar series.

ELEXU PARTNER | Hey Hollywood

Helping actors from all over Europe and the world get their chance to wow the cream of the TV and film industry with auditions in front of 30 top LA agents and casting directors.

PRODUCT | Dip your toes this summer...try interactive video

Try interactive video this summer. ElexuTV features premium interactive content from an outstanding array of creatives, agencies and filmmakers...all expertly curated into fun, dynamic channel experiences.

PRODUCT | Elexu's Interactive Network - It's TV...Only Better

Delight, incent and reward – with content from Europe’s first interactive multi-channel network (iMCN). Whether watching VOD or accessing a live broadcast, Elexu’s groundbreaking platform delivers robust interactive entertainment.

ELEXU PARTNER | Talking Edge Studios

Talking Edge have developed a unique e-commerce application for booking, managing and hosting client videos. The platform can also be licensed for video production companies and corporate communication departments.

NEWS | Elexu Opens SEIS Round

For the first time, Elexu has opened up to external investors through the launch of its SEIS/EIS investment round, as a preliminary step towards its objective of an early stage IPO (Initial Public Offering).

INSPIRATION | Connected TV

3 out of 5 Broadband households now have a connected TV. Find out how the Internet-enabled TVs improve the viewing experience of traditional televisions.

COMPETITIONS | Rocking Your Role [CLOSED]

Win a place on Jenny Garrett's upcoming leadership programme! The next Female Breadwinners Leadership Success Programme takes place in London.

ELEXU PARTNER | Positive Women

Positive women is a UK based charity formed in 2005. We aim to help the child headed homes and women in the country of Swaziland for a better future.

NEWS | Amazon Streams into Your Living Room

Amazon launches its own device for streaming online video to the TV. Amazon’s leap to television will redefine our big screen possibilities. Think Netflix, iTunes, and now Amazon instant video.

NEWS | 3D Printers - Next Big Thing

3D printing is one of the few new technologies that have the potential to radically change our lives. The tech has allowed businesses to build prototypes in hours instead of days. 3D printing is now making its way into your home.

ELEXU PARTNER | Reflexion Associates

Jenny Garrett is a sought after executive coach and trainer, founder of Reflexion Associates leadership consultancy and author of Rocking Your Role, The How-to Guide to Success for Female Breadwinners.

ELEXU PARTNER | Extraordinaire TV

With a diverse client mix from broadcasters and creatives to SMEs and multinationals, Extraordinaire earns its reputation as a producer of high quality video, including YouTube fan fave, The John Dugal Travel Show.

NEWS | $10 million for filmmakers

Vimeo celebrates the one-year anniversary of its Vimeo on Demand platform with a global expansion of support for creators selling their work directly online.

(A)MUSINGS | TV vs. the Tablet

Recent innovations to TV and mobile are fuelling a war. And guess where it's being fought? On the frontlines by tech-savvy consumers - one living room at a time. But why should you have to choose?

PRODUCT | iVO - Video That Converts

iVO lets you integrate engaging, real-time interactions into online video. Capture high-value prospect information such as product interest, email and phone data direct through the video interface.

NEWS | Elexu 2014 Innovation Partner

Celebrating the cutting edge of design, business and technology, Rewire London names Elexu Innovation Partner for 2014. With London a centre for digital entrepreneurship, Elexu are proud to be at the heart of European innovation.

INSPIRATION | Connect through Augmented Reality

There is a movement afoot, one that will redefine user interaction. It's called Augmented Reality and here's why it's not just for geeks and Trekkies anymore.

NEWS | The 2014 DoGooder Video Awards

Shining a light on the best in video for social good -- Cause video has a clear role to play in advancing social change and creating real impact. The Awards recognize video that has the power to move people and transform lives.

ROUNDUP | SEIS Funding For Tech

If you're at the helm of a UK start-up (or have aspirations to be), you're no doubt aware of HMRC's Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS). If not, read this week's roundup to find out why you should be.

(A)MUSINGS | Why Elexu exists

At Elexu it's very easy to get lost in what we do – for example, building an even better version of our interactive video platform. But WHAT we do is nowhere near as important as WHY we do it. Find out more.

ELEXU PARTNER | Bracket Creative

Bracket offers creative collaboration services that combine ideas synthesis, project strategy and planning. They develop and build teams, helping clients to see their projects through to delivery.

INSPIRATION | Video tells a better (brand) story

Why the story you tell is more important than the functionality you sell. Consumers crave connection and authenticity from brands. It’s not so much the products, as the stories and right choice of media that motivate.

ELEXU PARTNER | Rewire London

Rewire London is a conference with a difference. Based in the heart of London's Tech City, it's a celebration of those at the cutting edge of emerging developments in design, business and technology. Attendees are active participants in shaping the outcome of the day, encouraged to run and join in on sessions and share knowledge.

(A)MUSINGS | Does any real work get done Christmas week?

Received wisdom is you can’t get any work done between Christmas and New Years. Turn convention on its head and learn how to get more done at Christmas. More of the right kind of work, that is.

ELEXU PARTNER | NNU Immigration

NNU Immigration is a client-focused law firm with expert local knowledge and a global reach. The principal attorney, Nita Upadhye, is the President of the American Women Lawyers in London, an influential professional organization.

CAMPAIGNS | #UniteThisXmas

What happened to the twee Christmas ads of yesteryear? They went social, viral and ironic. KFC, along with their UK creative agency BBH, deliver a holiday spoof complete with gospel choir, Twitter contest and iTunes tie-in. Cheers!

ELEXU PARTNER | SPACE

SPACE is England's largest provider of studios for visual artists. With a community of over 700 studio artists ranging from the emerging to the established, SPACE's aim is to provide the best quality studio space and creative support.

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Digital Producer - Interactive TV & New Media

Elexu is seeking a Digital Producer. The ideal candidate is London-based and comes from an agency or brand background with experience in digital entertainment, digital marketing, and online communities.

Music’s changing future

Channels may be widening but some will certainly be left behind. A story on the steep increase in digital music distribution and its consequence on traditional record store sales.

Smart TVs increase in demand

Smart TVs set to cross 50 million in sales. For now, TV may remain king of the living room but its position at the heart of the digital home is quite a bit less certain.

Elexu Foundation

The Foundation's mission is to democratize opportunity for all. We call this “Empowering People.”

Piracy threat looms again

Twilight’s success revives concerns about online piracy. Film industry in dire need of broader channels for distribution and monetization. Social Interactive TV may be the answer.

Creative Live 3 - Featuring The Ignition Boys + DJ Sai

Saturday, 23 February 2013. The Social. Music - Film - Photography. Performances from 6pm. DJ from 11pm. £2 with VIP Code. 18+ with ID

The famous face of charity

Amid concerns over her health, speculations grow as to whether the Duchess can continue her charitable activities. What happens when a charity loses its most famous face?