NEW YORK: Online media outlet BuzzFeed has pulled out of an advertising deal reported to be worth $1.3 million with the Republican National Committee over objections to the party’s presumptive nominee Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON: The use of ad-blocking software for mobile devices has nearly doubled in the past year, raising questions about the viability of online media business models, a study showed Tuesday.
BEIJING: A Chinese detergent commercial showing a black man stuffed into a washing machine and transformed into a fair-skinned Asian provoked outrage this week, but the company behind the clip says it is foreign critics who need to lighten up.
KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers Sindh has strongly reacted to the advertisement published in newspapers by Sindh police and termed it a ‘conspiracy against peace’, ARY News reported.
CALIFORNIA: Google Inc’s shares soared as much as 16.8 percent on Friday, crossing the $700 mark and adding nearly $68 billion to its market value, as strong growth in YouTube viewership allayed concerns about Facebook Inc’s push into video.
LONDON: Britain’s advertising watchdog banned an Israeli government tourism advert for suggesting that the Old City of Jerusalem was part of Israel on Wednesday.
CALIFORNIA: For years, Google has been the undisputed leader in online advertising, but Facebook is gaining quickly in the fast-evolving market.
SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook Inc is acquiring video advertising company LiveRail in the Internet social network’s latest step to make video ads a bigger part of its business. Facebook did not disclose a price for the San Francisco-based company, which was founded in 2007 and has
CALIFORNIA: Facebook Inc is expanding the internal user profiles that underpin its targeted advertising system, for the first time including personal information based on activities that did not occur within the boundaries of its social network. While Facebook has long maintained internal profiles of users based