Tuesday, August 29, 2017
  • Facebook Refuses To Carry Ads From Fake News Sources

    Continuing its crackdown on "fake news," Facebook will no longer let publishers advertise on its network if they are found to be spreading such … Read the whole story

  • Adland Growth Comes To A Grinding Halt

    With the major Adland holding companies now all reporting first-half results, Pivotal Research senior analyst Brian Wieser has calculated that combined, the firms' second-quarter … Read the whole story

  • Google To Refund Advertisers From Fake Traffic On DoubleClick, Adds Safeguards

    Google reportedly said it will begin issuing refunds to advertisers, but at a fraction of the cost of the ads served to invalid traffic. … Read the whole story

  • Google Chrome To Allow Users To Mute Video Ads

    "This will give you more control about which website is allowed to throw sound at you automatically," Francois Beaufort, Chromium evangelist at Google, wrote … Read the whole story

  • iProspect Taps GroupM's Philips As Chief Product Officer

    Dentsu Aegis Network has named long-time WPP executive Rohan Philips global chief product officer of its iProspect unit. Philips, who most recently was vice … Read the whole story

  • Former AAF President Howard Bell Has Died At 91

    Bell served as the founding president of what is considered the modern AAF, from 1967 until 1991. He is also credited with developing the … Read the whole story