Results for December 2004
  • Spam In 2004: Less Porn, More Phishing
    Porn ebbed while phony inheritance notifications rose, according to America Online's second ...
  • Fastclick To Go Public
    Online advertising network Fastclick, Inc. on Wednesday filed with the U.S. Securities ...
  • FTC Rejects Pleas for Exemptions From Spam Law
    In the one year that Can-Spam's been the law of the land, ...
  • Content Cedes To Commerce In November
    Consumers spent a smaller share of their Web-surfing time at content-related sites ...
  • FTC Defines Commercial E-Mail
    The Federal Trade Commission last week released new rules defining whether an ...
  • Yahoo! Nabs JibJab: Political Satire Meets Product Placement
    JibJab Media, created by political satirists Gregg and Evan Spiridellis, gave Yahoo! ...
  • AdZone: Online Budgets Up In October
    Total online advertising expenditures rose in October to $741 million, up from ...
  • WhenU: We Fight Fraud
    Adware company WhenU took another step this week to boost its consumer ...
  • Judge Strikes Maryland Spam Law
    A state judge in Maryland recently invalidated the state's anti-spam law on ...
  • MSN Unveils Desktop Search
    Microsoft debuted a test-version of a new desktop search product Monday that ...
  • Google-Geico Trial Begins Today
    Geico's patent infringement lawsuit against search giant Google is expected to begin ...
  • Report: Google Gets 54 Cents a Click
    Marketers who purchased sponsored listings on Google paid an average of 54 ...
  • Yahoo! Expands Local Search
    Yahoo! this week moved to expand its local search offerings by allowing ...
  • Contextual Marketing Space Lures New Entrant
    The already crowded contextual marketing field will become even denser today with ...
  • Musician's Group Questions Pew Survey
    The Recording Artists Coalition, which represents musicians signed by major studio labels, ...
  • Search Revenues Rise For E-Marketers
    Marketers who purchased listings on search engines saw revenue nearly triple in ...
  • Lycos Europe Folds Anti-Spam Plan
    Just three days after launching the anti-spam initiative "Make Love Not Spam" ...
  • Anti-Spam Plan Flounders
    "Make Love Not Spam," Lycos Europe's new anti-spam initiative that officially launched ...
  • Survey: Consumers Prefer CDs To MP3s
    Portable MP3 players might be all the rage these days, but the ...