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Kerry Flynn / Digiday:
Roku adds Infowars six months after other platforms ban channel   —  Roku may have given itself a brand safety issue.  The streaming service has added Infowars, the live show hosted by conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, as a channel.  Jones was in the news on Jan. 11 for losing a legal battle …
Jan 15, 2019, 11:05 AMIn context
Sahil Patel / Digiday:
Twitter renews its ad-selling partnership with BuzzFeed for its live morning show, “AM to DM”, for a year; BuzzFeed says full episodes average 400,000 views   —  Twitter has renewed BuzzFeed's live morning show, “AM to DM,” for a full year.  —  The daily morning show …
Jan 7, 2019, 5:16 PMIn context
Kerry Flynn / Digiday:
Friends and colleagues remember Colin Kroll, cofounder of Vine and HQ Trivia, as an inspiring and talented visionary who built products that made millions happy   —  In his childhood, Colin Kroll imagined being able to interact with all the TV shows he watched.
Dec 22, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Kerry Flynn / Digiday:
Inside Reddit's brand and agency roadshow to lure more ad dollars   —  Last month, Reddit sales executives visited OMD's New York office.  Armed with a new sales deck that described ad products like sponsored posts with video, examples of how they've driven business results for clients and data …
Nov 19, 2018, 2:35 AMIn context
Sahil Patel / Digiday:
Programming on Facebook Watch has evolved as it focuses on sports, news, and high-profile stars/creators and funding for shows by digital publishers dries up   —  Facebook says it wants Facebook Watch programming that's unique to its platform — with big names and built-in distribution, if possible.
Nov 4, 2018, 9:10 AMIn context
Lucia Moses / Digiday:
Publishers are wary of Apple News given the company's secretive culture, disdain for advertising and the fact that big traffic doesn't translate to more money   —  You can't blame publishers for being wary when a giant Silicon Valley tech platform comes to them promising big new audiences and (someday) a way to make money off them.
Oct 3, 2018, 4:20 AMIn context
Sahil Patel / Digiday:
A year after introducing a native video player, Reddit says the player has surpassed 1B views per month, with it serving over 50% of all video views   —  The first billion is the hardest.  A year after introducing a native video player and giving its users the ability to record and post …
Oct 2, 2018, 11:15 PMIn context
Sahil Patel / Digiday:
Free ad-supported streaming services from Roku, Pluto TV, Xumo, and others attract viewers and appeal to TV manufacturers, which receive recurring ad revenue   —  Subscription services might dominate the over-the-top video market today, but free, ad-supported platforms are beginning to find …
Oct 2, 2018, 9:50 AMIn context
Jessica Davies / Digiday:
Multiple publisher sources claim Google Ad Manager has been down for several weeks; Google confirms issues but says the problem had been global for only 3 days   —  Publishers have struggled to get visibility on who is buying their inventory for the last two weeks, due to what many claim to be an unusually long Google Ad Manager outage.
Sep 20, 2018, 2:10 AMIn context
Kerry Flynn / Digiday:
HQ Trivia co-founder Colin Kroll becomes CEO, replacing Rus Yusupov, who will take a creative role, as the company previews a new Wheel of Fortune-like game   —  HQ wants to prove it's more than a one-trick pony.  Almost a year ago, the mobile app, launched by Vine's cofounders within …
Sep 18, 2018, 4:08 PMIn context

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