Unilever, Universal and L’Oreal Make Use of AI Content Marketing Platform

Unilever, Universal and L’Oreal Make Use of AI Content Marketing Platform

AI Content marketing platform Codec has signed 14 new customers including Unilever, Universal Music and L’Oreal. Codec’s platform is said to enable marketers ‘to create better content by giving them an accurate prediction of what audiences care about before they plan’. It provides these marketers with visual insights, detailed views, an understanding of target audience data, […]

DelPlaya Unveil New Programmatic Advertising Private Market Designed to Improve Performance

DelPlaya Unveil New Programmatic Advertising Private Market Designed to Improve Performance

DelPlaya Media, a leading monetization platform for premium publishers, announced the release of the Rincon Private Market, the company’s innovative, new In-App and mobile web video and banner ad marketplace for select demand partners, including advertising agencies and their trading desks. DelPlaya launches the Rincon Private Market following nearly two years of research and development […]

Saavn Launch Programmatic Audio Ads for Mobile Devices in India

Saavn Launch Programmatic Audio Ads for Mobile Devices in India

Saavn announced the launch of programmatic audio advertising in India, the newest addition to Saavn’s extensive suite of advertising technology offerings. This groundbreaking new platform, created in partnership with AdsWizz, automates the real-time buying, targeting, optimization, and reporting of audio ad inventory into a few simple steps. Major brands across India, including Saavn’s current base […]

Fairfax uses eye tracking study to provide digital ad effectiveness

Fairfax uses eye tracking study to provide digital ad effectiveness

Fairfax Media has launched a campaign off the back of its latest Eye Tracking Research Study aimed at showcasing how readers are interacting with digital advertising formats across desktop and mobile formats. The eye tracking study was undertaken by Gateway Research and looked to review how readers engaged with the SMH desktop and smartphone offering. […]

YuMe Turns Mobile Advertising on its Axis with New Vertical Video Format

YuMe Turns Mobile Advertising on its Axis with New Vertical Video Format

YuMe, a leader in brand video advertising software and audience data, announced the availability of an immersive mobile vertical video ad format for brands and advertisers. YuMe’s new customizable vertical video ad format enables video ads to fit more naturally within the mobile experience as full-screen video that is viewed in portrait mode. One of […]

Augmented Reality Could Add £1bn to UK’s Retail Market

Augmented Reality Could Add £1bn to UK’s Retail Market

The UK’s retail market could be boosted by as much as £1bn a year, if consumers were given access to visualisation technology that allowed them to virtually place products in their own homes before committing to costly purchases, research has found. Virtual and augmented reality platforms are widely tipped to be the standout technologies of […]

imageSurge Transforms An Ordinary Brick-And-Mortar Storefront Window Into A Mobile Commerce Platform

imageSurge Transforms An Ordinary Brick-And-Mortar Storefront Window Into A Mobile Commerce Platform

imageSurge Inc., a pioneer in the development of Intelligent Brick-and-Mortar Storefront solutions and NRF’ Digital Commerce Start-Up of the Year 2016 Finalist, announced the launch of its iShopWindow brick-and-mortar mobile commerce platform. Based on imageSurge’s “through glass” touch-interactive technology, the iShopWindow brings unprecedented capabilities to the street-side foot traffic consumer while delivering a direct mobile […]

New start-up uses soundwaves to send targeted mobile ads

New start-up uses soundwaves to send targeted mobile ads

Malaysian sound tech firm VAV has secured $557,000 in funding to expand its audio-based mobile targeting platform. The startup uses inaudible sound waves to transmit digital content to smartphones, which it bills as a new way for businesses to engage consumers. For example, a broadcasting company can embed VAV’s inaudible audio signal into their program […]

L’Oréal’s Kérastase and Withings Partner to Create Smart Hairbrush

L’Oréal’s Kérastase and Withings Partner to Create Smart Hairbrush

L’Oréal-owned Kérastase has partnered with Nokia’s digital health firm, Withings, to create a smart hairbrush. The brush features sensors that score the quality of hair and monitor the effects of different hair care routines. The brush is accompanied by a mobile app to provide additional insights. The brush, made in collaboration with L’Oréal’s research and […]