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Greg Sterling / Marketing Land:
Could “Liking” A Brand On Facebook Waive Your Legal Rights?   —  There is a very disturbing trend in the world of corporate terms and conditions.  Consumers (and small merchants) are increasingly being forced by fine-print clauses into binding arbitration to resolve disputes with companies.
Apr 17, 2014, 11:40 PMIn context
Greg Sterling / Marketing Land:
IAB: 2013 digital ad revenue hits $43B, passing broadcast TV, with mobile revenue doubling   —  IAB: $43 Billion In 2013 Digital Ad Revenue, Mobile Doubles  —  The IAB has just released its annual report on US digital advertising.  The trade association said that Q4 2013 revenues hit $12.1 billion …
Apr 10, 2014, 12:05 PMIn context
Greg Sterling / Marketing Land:
FTC: Brand-Incentivized Pins On Pinterest Potentially “Deceptive,” Require Disclosure   —  Eric Goldman alerted us this weekend (via Twitter) to an FTC ruling that may have a significant impact on the way that brands interact with users on Pinterest.  The FTC determined (see embedded letter below) …
Mar 31, 2014, 9:05 PMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Marketing Land:
Gmail Promotions Tab Gets Visual Punch: Google Testing Image-Driven Grid View   —  It's like Pinterest for your inbox.  Today, the Visual Web is coming to email with Google's latest test of a grid view in the Gmail Promotions tab.  The grid presents marketing emails in a “pin-like” …
Mar 25, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Martin Beck / Marketing Land:
Google Search Can Now Take Photos, Videos, On Your Android Phone   —  So you want to take a quick photo or video with your Android phone?  It just got a bit easier, at least for those who like to tell their phone what to do.  —  Google updated its Android Search app today …
Mar 19, 2014, 7:35 PMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Marketing Land:
Google Calls It Quits On Brand Banner Ad Test In Search Results   —  Google has ended last fall's test involving large brand banner ads on Google.com.  Amit Singhal, Google's head of search, confirmed the experiment was over in his keynote at SMX West in San Jose, California yesterday.
Mar 12, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Matt McGee / Marketing Land:
Twitter shares first “impressions” metrics for Oscars: 3.3B tweets viewed worldwide in 12 hours   —  Twitter Moves Beyond The Tweet, Shares First “Impressions” Metrics For Oscars  —  As the race for second screen dominance continues, Twitter is changing how it reports its own TV-related reach.
Mar 4, 2014, 9:15 PMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Marketing Land:
Ellen Was On Stage At Oscars With Samsung, Backstage With iPhone   —  Samsung's a big sponsor of the Oscars, to the degree that it even had this year's host Ellen DeGeneres doing a record-breaking star-studded selfie with a Galaxy phone.  But behind the scenes, there's an iPhone being used.
Mar 3, 2014, 1:15 AMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Marketing Land:
Tinder: Now Doing 750 Million Swipes & 10 Million Matches Per Day … Hot dating app Tinder is doing 750 million “swipes” per day that lead to 10 million introductions, up from 5 million matches in December.  —  The latest stats came from Tinder founder and CEO Sean Rad, speaking at Upfront Summit …
Feb 27, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context
Greg Sterling / Marketing Land:
Pew's “The Web at 25”: 87% of Americans use the Internet, social media ranked easy to quit   —  Survey: Of Major Technologies, Social Media Is The Easiest To Give Up  —  Based on a new survey of just over 1,000 US adults, the Pew Research Center has released findings commemorating the 25th anniversary of the web.
Feb 27, 2014, 2:15 PMIn context

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