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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
Seb Joseph / Digiday:
Facebook to debut new brand-safety measures, so advertisers can see where their in-stream video ads appear, including those in Watch and Instant Articles   —  Facebook is giving advertisers visibility into which publishers their ads might appear on as part of wider push for brand safety on the platform.
Sep 10, 2018, 4:15 PMIn context
Kerry Flynn / Digiday:
How Timehop, running out of money, ditched programmatic ad partners, built its own ad server, boosted CPMs from $2 to $14, and increased revenues 10x YoY   —  Timehop had three months of runway in the bank when it decided its current advertising solution wasn't going to cut it.
Sep 2, 2018, 6:15 AMIn context
Sahil Patel / Digiday:
CoinDesk has formed a new business unit called CoinDesk Productions to develop long-form documentaries and TV shows “rooted in crypto and blockchain technology”   —  CoinDesk is well-known as a news site covering everything happening with the blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
Aug 30, 2018, 2:45 PMIn context
Lucia Moses / Digiday:
Publishers are losing a key ally at Facebook as its Head of News Products, Alex Hardiman, is leaving to join The Atlantic as chief business and product officer   —  One of Facebook's big hires to improve its relations with publishers is leaving for The Atlantic.
Aug 29, 2018, 11:40 AMIn context
Lucia Moses / Digiday:
The Associated Press signs deal with blockchain startup Civil, licensing its content to Civil newsrooms and collaborating on blockchain tech for news   —  Civil Media Company is a startup that aims to support a network of high-quality news outlets through the sale of cryptocurrency.
Aug 28, 2018, 2:40 PMIn context
Lucia Moses / Digiday:
Chartbeat study: only a third of 159 publishers that adopted Google's AMP in 2017 saw clear statistical evidence of a traffic increase   —  Google unveiled its open-source Accelerated Mobile Pages format in 2016 to improve the mobile web by making pages load faster (and match Facebook's own fast Instant Articles format).
Aug 24, 2018, 10:01 AMIn context
Sahil Patel / Digiday:
Sources: Awesomeness' value plunge was caused by the loss of $150M-$180M in Go90 revenue and an ownership structure that made unilateral decisions difficult   —  Subscribe to Digiday's weekly video briefing email, written by senior reporter Sahil Patel, for more exclusive coverage and analysis around …
Aug 4, 2018, 7:10 AMIn context
Sahil Patel / Digiday:
Snapchat has been showing non-exclusive video shows from publishers like BuzzFeed, Wired, GQ, and Complex Networks in its Discover feed since June   —  Complex Networks' “Sneaker Shopping,” which follows host Joe La Puma as he goes shopping with celebrities ranging from Kevin Hart to Marshawn Lynch …
Jul 24, 2018, 8:25 PMIn context

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