Online Media Daily
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
  • Digital Expansion: Walmart Buys Search Firm Kosmix

    Continuing to build its digital presence, Wal-Mart announced the acquisition of search technology firm Kosmix. Led by founders Venky Harinarayan and Anand Rajaraman, Kosmix ... Read the whole story

  • Kerry-McCain Bill Must Reexamine Privacy Issue

    One of the most pressing issues to be tackled is the act of behavioral targeting. To many, the use of BT by marketers and ... Read the whole story

  • Envivio Files For $69 Million IPO, Targets Sales, R&D

    Broadband video provider Envivio has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to raise up to $69 million in an IPO. The company's technology ... Read the whole story

  • Internet Users View Ads As Distraction

    What does it take to get Internet users to click on ads? With the average click-through rate at .09%, new research AdKeeper suggests designing ... Read the whole story

  • EarthQuake's Davidman Forms Fearless With Ad Giants

    Fearless Group, the new New York-based agency, has at least one longtime digital guru on board: Robert Davidman. He joins other ad heavyweights Robin ... Read the whole story

  • FTC Targets Fake Acai Berry Testimonials

    In a new initiative against "fake news" sites, the Federal Trade Commission has filed eight lawsuits against online marketers that allegedly posted fictional testimonials ... Read the whole story

  • Solve Sends Toyota Messages In CAPTCHA-Like Ad Unit

    On Tuesday, Solve Media plans to launch a new feature called Insights in its flagship advertising product Type-In, an updated version of a CAPTCHA ... Read the whole story