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Garett Sloane / Adweek:
Foursquare's New Ads Tap Twitter And Require $100K Commitment   —  Foursquare has a new ad product that invites users to tweet marketing messages when they check into businesses.  The product is called Tap to Tweet and will be available in early April, Adweek learned via a memo obtained from an industry source.
Mar 27, 2014, 6:30 PMIn context
Sam Thielman / Adweek:
Netflix Knocks a Dollar Off Its SD Streaming Service for New Users   —  Netflix has cracked down on password sharing this year (the streaming service has a $12-per-month plan if you want to stream on four devices simultaneously), but it looks like there's a new tier to its pricing plan …
Dec 30, 2013, 4:25 PMIn context
Garett Sloane / Adweek:
Apple pushes iTunes Radio ad sales, builds real-time bidding exchange for in-app ads   —  Apple Is Building an RTB Platform to Sell In-App Ads  —  Apple leadership has given the iAds team a new mission: always be selling iTunes Radio.  And while the sales team is busy pushing Apple radio inventory …
Dec 16, 2013, 3:45 PMIn context
Adweek:
FCC Chair Delays Wireless Spectrum Auction to 2015   —  Few are likely to fault new Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler for deciding to delay the planned auction of wireless spectrum voluntarily relinquished by TV broadcasters until the middle of 2015.
Dec 6, 2013, 5:00 PMIn context
Garett Sloane / Adweek:
Outbrain Adds $35 million in Latest Fundraising   —  Viral content maker brings total raised to $100 million OOutbrain just picked up $35 million to keep churning out its signature viral advertising links.  The company, known for sponsoring the links that appear on websites like ESPN …
Oct 22, 2013, 7:20 PMIn context
Christopher Heine / Adweek:
Foursquare Ads Are Now Available for All Businesses   —  Foursquare is rolling out its self-service ads for all companies after letting some 800 merchants test the platform in the last two months.  The New York-based social-mobile firm has 1.5 million businesses using its free platform …
Oct 15, 2013, 1:15 PMIn context
Mike Shields / Adweek:
Pressure Mounts on Yahoo's De Castro COO needs to deliver results or could face ouster by end of the year   —  Yahoo finally got its latest ad savior yesterday when the company officially announced that former AOL executive Ned Brody will become svp of Americas, reporting directly to chief operating officer Henrique De Castro.
Sep 5, 2013, 6:00 AMIn context
Katy Bachman / Adweek:
Acxiom Gives Consumers Control of Their Data   —  Hoping to keep regulators at bay, Acxiom, one of the world's largest data brokers, today launched a portal that shows consumers the data that the company has on them and lets them make changes or opt out.  —  Consumers that enter aboutthedata.com …
Sep 4, 2013, 5:15 PMIn context
Mike Shields / Adweek:
AOL's Adap.tv Has a Major Problem With Suspect Inventory, Say Buyers, Researchers   —  Some contend that bots, nonviewable ads pervade exchange, though Adap.tv vehemently denies it When it comes to online ad exchanges, the rule is, buyer beware.  The same might be said for companies that acquire them.
Aug 15, 2013, 9:05 PMIn context
Katy Bachman / Adweek:
House Lawmakers Urge FTC to Crack Down on Patent Trolls   —  Opening up a new front in the war on patent trolls, a group of lawmakers—led by Reps. Judy Chu (D-Calif.) and Blake Farenthold (R-Tex.)—urged the Federal Trade Commission to get into the fight.  In a letter to FTC chairwoman Edith Ramirez …
Jun 7, 2013, 1:15 PMIn context

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