Pre-school game apps target children with ads, says C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital

Pre-school game apps target children with ads, says C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital

Consumer and public safety groups have sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission, calling on the agency to investigate the pre-school app market, after a new study revealed that 95% of such apps include at least one form of advertising. First published in the Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, the study by researchers at […]

YOC launches Sticky Scroller mobile ad

YOC launches Sticky Scroller mobile ad

Berlin-based mobile-first ad technology company YOC is expanding its product portfolio to include the YOC Sticky Scroller. The high-quality advertising format has a reactive scrolling function and gives the user the possibility to control the advertising content through scroll activities. Advertisers can purchase the ad format directly via the proprietary VIS.X programmatic platform. With the […]

GroupM State of Video report considers key video trends affecting advertisers

GroupM State of Video report considers key video trends affecting advertisers

GroupM, WPP’s media investment group, released its second annual ‘State of Video’ report offering intelligence on consumer video consumption, advertising platforms and demand. Among a series of GroupM reports on the future of advertising, the new publication is co-authored by GroupM’s Futures Director, Adam Smith, and Senior Advisor, Rob Norman. It provides in-depth commentary on […]

Desktop trumps mobile when consumers make big purchases on eCommerce platforms

Desktop trumps mobile when consumers make big purchases on eCommerce platforms

While mobile applications’ immense growth in traffic and purchase volume has eclipsed that of desktops in the eCommerce space in the Asia Pacific, the latter remains relevant in the region, especially for larger transactions. A large part of desktops’ relevancy can be traced to innovations like browser extensions because it adds convenience to users’ shopping journey. Consumers […]

Pinterest introduces carousels to its ad formats

Pinterest introduces carousels to its ad formats

 Pinterest has introduced a new ad format for businesses to promote their goods and services through. Now, advertisers will be able to take advantage of carousel ads. With Pinterest’s ‘Promoted Carousel’ ads, businesses can use up to five images within one ad on Pinterest, enabling them to show off more of what they have […]

Cyber Communications Inc. teams with CHEQ to offer autonomous brand safety for its Advertisers and Publishers

Cyber Communications Inc. teams with CHEQ to offer autonomous brand safety for its Advertisers and Publishers

Cyber Communications Inc., announced cybersecurity company CHEQ as their official partner, offering advertisers and publishers its AI-driven autonomous brand safety solution. Through the partnership with CHEQ, CCI will enable its clients to preemptively tackle brand-safety, ad-fraud and viewability in real-time. CHEQ’s autonomous solution takes brand safety to the next level by enabling advertisers to proactively prevent negative […]

Adtrak helps Powerday to find its voice

Adtrak helps Powerday to find its voice

Waste Management specialists, Powerday, has become one of the first to incorporate voice search on its website thanks to the cutting-edge work of digital marketing agency Adtrak. London-based operation worked closely with Adtrak – one of the largest digital agencies in the UK and an expert in providing digital marketing solutions– to modernise and enhance […]

Rabbit Hole teams with Coldplay to launch interactive digital timeline celebrating the band’s 20-year history

Rabbit Hole teams with Coldplay to launch interactive digital timeline celebrating the band’s 20-year history

Following the recent announcement of Coldplay’s new career-spanning documentary film, ‘A Head Full Of Dreams’, design & brand consultants Rabbit Hole are unveiling a re-launch of the globally-renowned band’s interactive digital timeline, which charts Coldplay’s rise to fame, from humble beginnings in London in 1998, to their current status as one of the world’s biggest […]

Royole unveils Flexpai foldable, three-screen smartphone

Royole unveils Flexpai foldable, three-screen smartphone

Royole, a little-known US handset maker, has unveiled the world’s “first commercial foldable smartphone” at an event in Beijing. The FlexPai features a fully flexible 7.8-inch fully flexible display that can be arranged as two split screens, plus a third ‘edge screen’ or one larger one. It can be used folded or unfolded, which the […]