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Podcasts emerge as valuable PR tool

The rising popularity of podcasts offers a new channel for public relations (PR) specialists according to a recent report. With over 4.2 million podcasts on various subjects, they have become a significant resource for PR initiatives.

Podcasts provide a fresh, interactive way of communication, surpassing traditional PR methods such as press releases and conferences. The …

Pedersen RetiEspaña Acquisition

Rud Pedersen acquires majority in RetiEspaña

Rud Pedersen Group, a renowned strategic communications and public affairs consulting firm, recently acquired majority ownership in RetiEspaña, a governmental relations specialist based in Madrid. The group’s founder, Morten Rud Pedersen, increased his stake to 51% resulting in the rebranding of RetiEspaña to Rud Pedersen España.

Despite the recent changes, RetiEspaña remains quite significant, with …

Tested Applications

AI applications tested for various tasks

An exploratory trial recently put four AI applications to the test in various tasks: creating press releases, brainstorming innovative ideas, pinpointing journalists for a project pitch, and analyzing data. These AI models for evaluation included OpenAI’s ChatGPT, Microsoft’s Copilot, Google’s Gemini, and Anthropic’s Claude.

The results were fascinating. ChatGPT shone in generating human-friendly text, press …