Monday, September 26, 2016

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    • Google's New Move: The Way The Cookie Crumbles?TechCrunch

      Google says in coming months it will expand Brand Lift from measuring online video to cover TV and let businesses ad Google Maps data and photos to their ads. TechCrunch says Google is  "moving away from cookies and using logged-in data to track and market to users across multiple devices, apps and sites." Google's Matt McGowan calls the move a "depreciation" of the cookie tracker. ...Read the whole story

    • Nearly One In Three No Longer Use Smartphones To CallThe Telegraph

      Almost one in three respondents in a Deloitte survey claimed they had not made any standard voice calls on their handsets in the last week. In 2012, 4% of Britons said they had not used their mobile phones to make a call. By last year, a quarter said they were not making calls, while this year the figure was 31%. Smartphone addiction is on the rise, however. ...Read the whole story

    The Zuckerberg In The Henhouse

    Facebook should have a thumbs-up, thumbs-down and crossed-fingers button for all the times it has offered something to advertisers, publishers and users that was either short-lived or not true in the last 10 years. So permit ...More