SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Tuesday began letting marketing messages slip past ad-blocking software on desktop computers.
The Times reported a net loss for shareholders of $211,000, compared with a profit of $16 million in the same period a year ago. Overall revenues edged up three percent to $219 million, but ad revenues slid 11.7 percent to $131
Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N) will announce an agreement on Monday to buy Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) for about $5 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter.
WASHINGTON: Facebook said Wednesday it would give friends and family more prominence on user feeds, a move that may hurt media outlets that rely on the social network to draw readers.
SAN FRANCISCO: Advertising agencies are for the first time turning to Instagram more frequently than Twitter for social media ad campaigns, a survey released Thursday showed, a further indication of weakness in an ad sales operation that has been one of the few bright spots for Twitter.
CULVER CITY, USA: Feel like slipping between the floral bedsheets on which Don Draper had a threesome? Fancy taking a spin in his convertible or popping the question with Betty’s “silver-colored” engagement ring?
MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra will be earning nearly INR 100 crores in 40 days thanks to 24 advertising campaigns in her pocket.
LONDON: The European Union’s highest court has upheld a tough EU law that will standardize cigarette packs, ban menthol flavoring and restrict e-cigarette advertising.
SHANGHAI: Businesses around the world are set to spend more on internet advertising than on television commercials for the first time in 2017, forecaster ZenithOptimedia said on Monday.
PARIS: The quandary for those who run social networks is how to monetise activity on them without antagonising and thus losing users through distracting ads?