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Lauren Johnson / Adweek:
Promo for Zedd's new album on Tinder lets you swipe right on a fake profile for the artist to get a discounted download price of $3.99   —  Tinder Gets Into Music by Offering Zedd's New Album for $3.99  —  As Tinder continues to ramp up its marketing appeal for brands …
May 24, 2015, 8:30 AMIn context
Michelle Castillo / Adweek:
Snapchat debuts 10-second video ads for Discover publishers that cost two cents per view   —  Snapchat Debuts Video Ads for 2 Cents a View  —  Snapchat wants companies to know its not just for millennials: Advertisers can find a home there as well.  At the Daily Mail/Elite Daily Digital …
May 8, 2015, 12:55 AMIn context
Justin Lafferty / SocialTimes:
Facebook Tests Feature Letting Users Pick Pages, Friends They'd Want To See Atop News Feed   —  Facebook is testing a feature on mobile that allows users to select friends and pages whose posts they'd want to see atop News Feed.  —  For some mobile users, a box with an animated puppy shows up …
May 2, 2015, 11:05 PMIn context
Christopher Heine / Adweek:
Foursquare launches Pinpoint, an ad platform that uses Foursquare's location data for targeting across mobile devices and web   —  Foursquare Unleashes Location Data for Cross-Mobile Ad Targeting  —  Foursquare has taken its share of lumps from industry watchers in recent years about its slow user growth …
Apr 14, 2015, 4:45 PMIn context
Lauren Johnson / Adweek:
Interview with Kim Kardashian on her hit game, aspirations in tech, and plans to create more apps   —  After Conquering Reality TV, Kim Kardashian Is Taking the Mobile World By Storm  —  Kim Kardashian West first grabbed our attention in October 2007 with the premiere of E!'s Keeping Up With the Kardashians.
Mar 3, 2015, 5:00 AMIn context
Garett Sloane / Adweek:
Facebook mobile ad revenue accounts for 69% of total ad revenue in Q4, up from 53% Q4 2013; 1.19B mobile MAUs   —  Facebook Just Shared Insane Q4 Mobile Numbers and Ad Sales  —  Its smartphone promos alone did $2.5 billion  —  Facebook's mobile sales continue to skyrocket …
Jan 28, 2015, 6:05 PMIn context
Richard Horgan / FishbowlNY:
A False Start for The Verge's Super Bowl Ad   —  For the briefest of moments today, a few lucky folks caught a premature glimpse of something major: The Verge's 30-second Super Bowl XLIX ad.  —  The page was quickly taken down, but not before we here at FishbowlNY read the “DNP” headline …
Jan 20, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Garett Sloane / Adweek:
Snapchat is asking brands for $750,000 a day for its new ads, higher than YouTube's $500,000/day rate for a masthead   —  Snapchat Is Asking Brands for $750,000 to Advertise and Won't Budge  —  Brands balk at paying top dollar for one day of disappearing ads
Jan 14, 2015, 4:35 PMIn context
Garett Sloane / Adweek:
Twitter Debates Whether to Hit Autoplay on Videos to Compete With Facebook   —  Brands would love it, but would users protest?  —  Twitter is weighing a difficult decision, one that not only could disrupt the traditional order of things at the social network but also may well be the key …
Dec 16, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Michelle Castillo / Adweek:
BitTorrent to distribute its first original web series “Children of the Machine” next fall   —  BitTorrent Goes Legit With Its First Original Web Series  —  Peer-to-peer file sharing platform BitTorrent wants to change what the public thinks it does.
Nov 30, 2014, 1:00 PMIn context

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