Digital News Daily Editions for January 2021
Digital News Daily - Friday, Jan. 15, 2021
NBCU's Peacock Estimated To Hit 52 Million Subs, $2B Revenues By 2024
Fertility App Must Inform Users About Privacy Prosecution, FTC Says
Dentsu Merging iProspect, Vizeum To Form New Full Service Media Agency
iSpot.tv Acquires Ace Metrix To Combine Brand And Business Outcomes Measurement
Amazon Taps Bigalow From Fox, For Devices OTT Partner Marketing
Netflix Leaps Into Big Movie Promotion, Competitive WIth Legacy Film Studios
PRAM Seeks Proposals For New System To Identify Web Users
Advertising Community: America Needs Our Help
How Much Did Brands Support Election Misinformation?
Canvas' Woolmington Reflects On Lessons Learned During Covid Era
FTC Urged To Investigate Amazon Prime Over Cancellation Hurdles
Platform Censorship: He Has Only Himself To Blame
White Ops Finds App Scam Serving Multiple Unexpected Ads
Salesforce Launches Platform To Help Brands Manage Loyalty
Integral Ad Science Acquires Amino Payments
Brands Face Hurdles In Delivering Superior CX: Study
Ad Spend Hallelujah: Forecast Sees Big Growth For Online
Innovid Gets MRC Accreditation For Rendered Display TV Impressions
DoubleVerify Gets MRC Accreditation For CTV
Digital News Daily - Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021
ViacomCBS, Dish Deliver Addressable Within Live Broadcast
Snapchat Will Permanently Ban Trump As Of January 20
AT&T Ends Low-Cost AT&T TV Now
Google To Pause Political Ads Through Inauguration Following YouTube's Ban On Trump
WarnerMedia: Theatrical Movies On Streamers Need New Metrics
Cannes Lions To Resume Live Festival In June
2021 Edelman Trust Barometer Finds World Entering An Era Of 'Information Bankruptcy'
Nearly Half Of Americans Say Pandemic Altered How They View Consumer Technology
Trump The Influencer's Tweet Storm In Last 30 Days Valued At Nearly $2.2M
Trump's Words Led To Censorship Across Internet, Journalists, Publishers Say
Parler Was Suspended Over Posts Inciting Violence, Amazon Tells Judge
Texas AG Demands Answers From Tech Companies That Booted Trump And Parler
Is Twitter A Cautionary Tale On Post-Trump Slump?
Yelp Creates User-Generated COVID-19 Feedback And Ratings For Businesses
Optimizing Influencer Marketing, Social, Content Budgets In 2021
Video, Contextual, 5G Are 2021's Key Mobile Opportunities, Say Buyers, Other Digital Experts
Online Shopping Hit $188.2 Billion During Holidays: Adobe
Digital News Daily - Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021
Buyer Survey: Global Digital Spend To Rise 18% In 2021; Amazon To Hit 11% Of U.S. Digital By 2022
What Will Become Of Trump Brand?
Social Platform GoPoolit Launches
YouTube Suspends Trump
Airbnb Bans Capitol Rioters
Lower TV Upfront Deals In 2021, CTV And Cord-Cutting On Rise
Univision To Launch Ad-Supported Spanish-Language Streamer
FuboTV Buys Sports Betting-Gaming Company Vigtory To Up Engagement
Nielsen Launches Theatrical VOD Measurement, Cites Pandemic's Direct-To-Consumer Shift
CES: NBCU Aims For Big Digital Commerce Marketplace
Klarman Named President Of Fox Nation Streamer
Google Hit With Antitrust Suit By Online Video Platform Rumble
House Democrats Question Broadband Carriers About Pricing, Data Caps
L'Oreal China Taps Publicis For Media Planning And Buying, Cites 'Bespoke Agency Solution'
Mediavine Releases Platform For Server-To-Server Header Bidding
Silver Screen Finds Silver Lining, Nielsen's: Cinema Integrates Improved Currency Into Old Partner
Samsung Dominates Day One CES Buzz
CES: Young Streaming Players Philo, Pluto TV See Growth, But Uncertainty Remains
Amazon, Google, Twitter Talk About Cross-Border Data Transfer Federal Privacy Laws At CES
Should Brands Emulate Political Marketing?
Digital News Daily - Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021
Disney+ Tops Netflix As #1 U.S.-Downloaded Entertainment App, HBO Max Achieves #8
Corporations Pause On Political Donations Could Hit TV Hardest
Major Companies Suspend Political Donations
Media Cos. Stop Political Donations To Congressional Reps Who Voted Against Certification
PGA, R&A Shun Trump Golf Courses
Salesforce 'Takes Action' To Block RNC Emails That Deny Election Results
Nielsen Hit With COVID-19 Issues Surrounding Local TV Data, MRC Accreditation On Hiatus
Comscore To Intro Cookie-Less Targeting Solution
Univision Taps Donna Speciale As Ad Sales Chief
Automakers Affected By Politics, But The 'Show' Must Go On
Data Firm Fires Its CEO Over Alleged Participation In Capitol Seizure
Parler Sues Amazon Over Takedown
Everalbum Will Delete Facial Recognition Data To Settle FTC Complaint
Facebook Taps R/GA's Bell To Lead Its 'Creative Shop'
Fiverr Announces First Super Bowl Spot
DoubleVerify Launches Tiers For Suitability, Brand Safety
Verve Group Acquires Nexstar's Digital Video Ad Technology
Mailchimp Acquires Chatitive, Two-Way SMS Platform
Big Digital Ad Platforms Weathered 2020, Poised To Accelerate In 2021
When Angry Anchorman Attacks, No Brand Is Safe
Digital News Daily - Monday, Jan. 11, 2021
Parler Goes Dark For Now, Twitter Braces For Possible Protest At HQ
FCC Chief Abandons Plan To Regulate Social Media Platforms
How To Use Zero-Party Data To Actually Give Consumers Control Of Media
OpenAP Launches SSP, Omnicom First To Begin Trading
MRC Accredits MMI For Display Measurement And Bot Fraud
Report: Fox News Presentation Aimed To Reassure Advertisers
McCann Promotes Macdonald To Chairman & CEO
Judge Sides With YouTube In 'Censorship' Suit By LGBT Content Creators
ANA Issues New Tools To Help Marketers 'Master Their Tech Stack'
New Niche-Streaming Hub Struum Is Sign Of Increasing Aggregation Ahead
Roku Buys Exclusive Rights to Quibi Library, Will Stream Content Free
Harte Hanks Names Industry Veteran Joyce Karel To Chief Commerical Officer
HBO Max To Stream 'Sex And The City' Reboot
Analyst Downgrades Twitter After Trump Locked Out On Twitter, Facebook
Amazon Agency Podean Taps Merkle Vet To Lead Media
The HaHa Ratio: Anti-Trump Advertising Followed the Emoji Metric
Alleged Pro-Trump Rioter Fired By Direct Marketing Company
Sen. Hawley's Media Images Don't Look Good For A Presidential Campaign
Digital News Daily - Friday, Jan. 8, 2021
'Extended' Peacock Free Trial Included In NBCU, Charter Carriage Renewal Deal
Will Mobile Companies Circumvent Apple's New Privacy Settings?
Comscore Recapitalizes: Removes All Debt, Secures Extended Data Rights From Key Suppliers
Automaker TV Spending Soars In December
Facebook Locks Out Trump For Rest Of Presidency
TV News Networks Cut Ads During Nonstop Capitol Coverage
TV Networks Soar In U.S. Capitol Siege Viewing
TV, Social Media News Advertisers Cope With A Post-Siege World
Lincoln Project Joins Chorus Of Those Demanding A Second Impeachment
Pinterest A Safe Haven For Brands As They Reportedly Cut Budgets Amidst Turmoil
TV Station Group Tegna Sees Record Political Ad Revenues In Q4
FreeWheel, Tegna Extend Automated Transactions Partnership
Tapjoy Settles With FTC Over In-Game Rewards
Customers For Life: LTV Is Now The Top Ecommerce Metric, Study Shows
As Cookie Nears End, Interest Piques For Clickstream Analytics
Roku Is Looking To License Content: Can Producing Original Shows Be Next?
Discovery+ Promo Campaign Is 'Scorched Earth' Strategy
Narrative Working With Experian To Supply Insights To Data Streaming Clients
Digital News Daily - Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021
Twitter And Facebook Lock Trump Accounts After Mob Invades Capitol
Who's On First? Why Mobile Increasingly Isn't My 'Second Screen'
Better Late Than Never (Not Really): Social Networks Shut Down Trump
More Disney Fallout: Disney+ Content, Marketing Chief Ricky Strauss To Exit
Nielsen's Gracenote To Provide Real-Time Sports Data For Smart TV, Connected Auto Systems
Facebook Pages Redesign Eliminates 'Like' Button To Focus On Followers
Digital Projected To Reach Nearly 40% Of Media Industry Content Spending
WhatsApp To Share Data With Facebook As A Condition Of Use
TV Set Maker LG Electronics Buys Controlling Stake In TV Data Company Alphonso
NBC's Linda Yaccarino Tapped As Ad Council Chair
Cable One's Sparklight Launching IPTV App To Run On Streaming Services
TV Station Group Tegna Sees Record Political Ad Revenues In Q4
Network Ad Spending To Rebound On Easy 2020 Comps
Media Channel And Market Predictions For A Hopeful 2021
Job Seekers Settle Battle With Amazon And T-Mobile Over Age-Targeted Facebook Ads
Roku Is Looking To License Content: Can Producing Original Shows Be Next?
Hootsuite Acquires Sparkcentral, Integrates Messaging Channels
Moving Beyond The Limitations Of Loyalty Programs
Business Leaders Call For Calm At Capitol, Action On Trump
Stephanie Buscemi To Leave Post As Salesforce CMO
Researchers Crack Google's reCAPTCHA Code
Digital News Daily - Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021
Facebook Reinstates Political Ads Pause In Georgia, As Critics Slam It For Allowing False Ads
Fakers Beware: Social Media Can -- And Should -- Knock Out Lies Quickly
Trump Bans U.S. Transactions On Eight Chinese-Connected Apps, Including Alipay, WeChat
Google Must Face Claims That It Overcharged For Pay-Per-Click Ads
Comcast Urged To Abandon 'Inconceivable' Plan To Impose Data Caps During Pandemic
Roku Hits 51.2M Active Monthly Users In December, Streaming Hours Rise 55%
CBS' Grammy Awards Rescheduled Due To COVID-19
GroupM, Dentsu To Handle Media For JPMorgan Chase
Dentsu Reorganizes Far-Flung Sports Marketing Operations
Discover, Honda, MassMutual, Scotiabank Sponsor NHL Divisions
Microsoft Teams Video Conferencing Lands On Dell Monitors As CES 2021 Goes Virtual
TV Season Really Starts In January: Optimism, Disappointment And Makegoods
How Much Is Too Much? Election Provides Valuable Marketing Lessons
Helpmonks Debuts Combined Live Chat-Email Platform
AutoVitals Acquires BayIQ, Provider Of Loyalty, Email Tools To Auto Repair Market
Moore Acquires Amergent, Donor Management Firm
Bringing Back Music Videos: Q&A With Vevo's Kevin McGurn
Macy's Closes Chicago Flagship
Ahead of Ulta Initiative, Target Sells Skincare Retailer
Digital News Daily - Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021
Programmatic CTV Ad Spending Projected To Expand More Than 50% This Year
FuboTV: Winner Or Loser? Strong Q4 Projections May Not Get Analysts On The Same Page
Brand Safety, Cyber Security Will Catch Ad Industry By Surprise In '21, TAG CEO Says
Slack Hit By Global Outage, Company Working To Resolve Issues
Kantar Partners With Adthena For Its Search Data, Insights
2 Billion Active On-Demand Video Services To Create Next-Gen Performance Marketing
Liberty Global Taps Cadent To Expand Automated Addressable Across Europe
Tegna Renews Nielsen For Local TV Ratings In 34 Markets
Roku Close To Deal To Acquire Quibi Content: Report
Google Question Hub Launches In U.S.
TV News Nets May Shift Places In Post-Trump Era
Holding Company of the Year: Dentsu
Independent Agency of the Year: PMG
Search Agency of the Year: Merkle
Media Executive of the Year: Philippe Krakowsky
Media All-Star: Peter Sedlarcik
Media All-Star: Gene Turner
Media All-Star: Russell Zingale
Marketing All-Star: Ciara Dilley
Marketing All-Star: Lori Krauss
Marketing All-Star: Claudine Patel
Facebook's Ad Integrity Chief Leaves
Digital News Daily - Monday, Jan. 4, 2021
Why 2020 Was A Year Of Both New And Old Normals
Discovery+ Announces U.S. Distribution On Major Platforms, Vodafone European Deal
ViacomCBS Strikes Cable Network Carriage Deal With Hulu + Live TV
Global OTT Subs To Grow 65%, To 1.9B, By End Of 2025
Media Agency of the Year: Mindshare