Digital News Daily Editions for August 2020
Digital News Daily - Friday, Aug. 7, 2020
Trump Officially Orders TikTok, WeChat Bans In 45 Days
FCC Commissioner Questions AT&T And Verizon About Location Data
Major Restructuring At NBCU As Telegdy Departs And Berwick, Strauss Ascend
Streaming Video Ad Attempts Down 28% In Q2; Time-Spent Growth Robust But Slowing
Google Helps Advertisers Create, Buy Ads On Pandora, Spotify, Other Platforms
ViacomCBS Revenue Sinks 12%, Streaming, Digital Video Revenues 25% Higher
Nielsen Q2 Revenues Sink 8% Due To COVID-19 Pandemic, Slower Declines Expected
Zuckerberg No Fan Of TikTok Ban
Google 'Spying' On People's App Use, Lawsuit Claims
Facebook Knocks Apple's App Store Policies
Peacock Secures 'Harry Potter' Franchise Rights
Roku Sees 42% Revenue Growth, Monthly Accounts Now Total 43 Million
Facebook Finally Removes Trump Misinformation
Bye-Bye Loyalty: Data Reveals Start Of Messy Holiday Shopping Season
'New Nielsen' Unlocks Marginal Value: Mostly From 'Connect' Not 'Media'
How Travel Ad Spending Correlates With COVID-19 Cases
Big-Name Entertainment Investments Continue To Pour Into Gaming
IAB Privacy Lab Launches In Partnership Between IAB Europe And IAB Tech Lab
Marketer Interest In 'Ad Blocking' Surges, 'Ad Viewability' Too
Disney's Exodus From Facebook Benefited Amazon
Pandemic Hurts Gen Z, Millennials Financially
Digital News Daily - Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020
Embattled TikTok Embraces American Democracy
Firefox Takes New Step To Stop Tracking By Ad Tech Companies
Trump Admin Asks Judge To Throw Out Lawsuit Challenging Attempted Social Media Crackdown
Microsoft Agrees To Transfer TikTok Code, Algorithms From China
FTC Lacks Authority To Police Platforms' Content Moderation Policies, Simons Says
Google Unveils Gaming Metrics, Features, Ad Units For Advertisers, Publishers
Sinclair Revenues Up 66%, But Sports Revenue Remains Weak
Discovery's U.S. Ad Revenues Down 14%, Global Ad Revenue Sinks 37%
Facebook Takes On TikTok With Reels Expansion
Brainworks Releases COVID-19 Online Screening Using Ambient Biometrics, Advertising To Come
Trump Likes To Claim 'Everyone Knows.' The Marketing Catch: Everyone Doesn't
Will Microsoft Pay $30 Billion For TikTok?
App Testing Startup HeadSpin Returning $95M To Investors
Google Winding Down Music Service
Digital News Daily - Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020
Disney Now Bowing 'Mulan' For $30 On Disney+; Launching International Streamer
ByteDance Founder Defends TikTok Sale
NBCU Starts Layoffs; WarnerMedia Said To Be Next
National TV Advertising Market Trims Losses To 9% In June
AMC Networks Records 15% Decline In National TV Ad Revenues
U.S. Podcast Advertising To Top $1 Billion Next Year
Facebook Sued Over 'Russia State-Controlled Media' Label
Google Not Yet Invited To Join Ad Industry Group To Solve A Problem It Helped To Create
New Bill Would Restrict Companies From Collecting Or Selling Faceprints
Twitter Can't Shake Advertiser's Suit Over 'Bot' Accounts
Mailchimp Allocates $1M For Developer Integration Fund
ShopRite, Price Rite Sign Programmatic Agreement
Incoming Traffic, Website Turmoil During COVID-19 In First Half Of 2020
Instagram Emerges As Platform For Sober News And Advocacy
Why Tech Industry Keeps Failing Diversity Test
China Sees Bad Omen In Looming TikTok Ban
An Analytics Wake-Up Call for the Post-Covid-19 Economy
Google Fitbit Acquisition Under EU Investigation
Digital News Daily - Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020
ViacomCBS Launching Unified Video Ad Platform EyeQ This Fall
Twitter Could Take $250M Hit From New FTC Allegation of Data Misuse For Ad Targeting
Trump: Microsoft Should Pay U.S. Per TikTok Deal
Ad Industry Launches New Organization, Will Push Google And Apple On Tracking
Trump Rescinds Renomination Of Republican FCC Commissioner
FCC Seeks Comments On Trump Request To Crack Down On Social Media
Prime-Time Non-Sports Marketers Might Bet On Sports Programming This Fall
Consumers Are Increasingly Being Victimized Online, Study Finds
The XFL Bought By Dwayne Johnson Group For $15M, Avoids Bankruptcy
Eight New Shark Week Sponsors Include Jeep, Heineken, Nationwide, Burger King, Home Depot
Top Reasons For In-Housing Programmatic Vary By Market
Why Brands Should Invest In Gaming
With The Clock Ticking, Why Does Microsoft Want TikTok Anyway?
COVID And Beyond, Don't Underestimate Mobile Video's Advertising Potential
Getting Straight With GDPR Two Years In
Digital News Daily - Monday, Aug. 3, 2020
Microsoft Still Pursuing TikTok Acquisition
Cable News Nets Continue To See Higher Viewing In July, Strong COVID-19 Interest
U.S. Ad Economy Outpaces GDP During Q2 And First Half
Mindshare Leads Media Agencies In First-Half Growth, Holding Cos. Drop As Much As 23%
In Addressable, Breaking Up Is Hard To Do
Deal Keeps HBO App On Amazon Fire TV Devices, For Now
Trump Still Blocking Critics On Twitter, Watchdog Says In New Lawsuit
Charter's Spectrum Networks Launches Local News App
Apple Unfazed By Pandemic, Posts $59.7 Billion In Quarterly Revs
Amazon Delivers Record-Breaking Quarter As Customers Shelter At Home
Facebook Adding Music Videos To Arsenal
Pinterest, TikTok Eyed As Beneficiaries Of Facebook Boycott
Neustar Launches Post-Cookie Marketing Measurement Tool
IBM Platform Helps Brands Find Social Influencers Matching Their Values
Baidu Reaches Into Microsoft Native Advertising To Secure Brands Ad Space In U.S. Market
IPG's 'Floor 9' Podcast: A Primer On The Burgeoning Metaverse (Proto-Verses, Too!)
Pinterest Monthly Users Hit Milestone As 'Pinners' Come Back To Advertisers
Did Tech Leaders 'Gaslight' Congress, This Week?
Twitter Takes Precautions To Prevent More Security Blunders
Researchers Find Over 10 Billion Exposed Records In Unsecured Databases: Report
How In-House Became The Norm For Programmatic Media-Buying