Lakestar Media have moved!

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Just under 2 years ago, Lakestar Media made the move from Manchester city centre to Old Trafford, and now, we’re back! We’ve now taken up residence on the 18th floor of City Tower in Piccadilly Plaza and we couldn’t be happier. With ample space for expansion, a more functional working environment, ideal meeting rooms, an… Read more »

Lakestar Media acquired by McCann Worldgroup

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It’s official! Lakestar Media have been acquired by McCann Worldgroup in a move that will benefit all within both businesses. Our digital marketing agency really is moving up in the world and we can see nothing but great opportunities for the future. Speaking about the acquisition, our Chief Executive Officer Neil McKay has said, “This… Read more »

Google face antitrust ultimatum from European Commission over search manipulation concerns

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Everyone who’s anyone will have acknowledged the immense power that Google holds in the World Wide Web and the influence that it has, with many airing concerns that it manipulates results in order to push its other services and products. Evidence to this effect can even be seen in a previous Lakestar blog post. And… Read more »

Lakestar’s Got Talent!

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I’m sure anyone who’s anyone (who watched Britain’s Got Talent) will have seen the amazing ‘Strictly Wheels’ act at the end of the show, complete with a standing ovation, a few tears in the audience and a rapturous applause. It was an act that started out slowly and delicately but with the music kicking in,… Read more »

Facebook purchase Instagram in billion dollar deal, but why?

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Billion dollar Facebook deal shows increasing promise in digital property and apps, but not everyone is happy…   Instagram goes mainstream; hipsters angered; and app designers simultaneously slap their foreheads whilst muttering “Why didn’t I think of that?” But, what exactly does this mean?   As I’m sure you’ve heard (because social media is pretty… Read more »