Advrty releases an immersive advertising platform for virtual reality

Advrty releases an immersive advertising platform for virtual reality

Ad tech company Advrty introduced the beta release of their patent pending VR platform for native advertising. The company makes immersive ads seamlessly integrated into three-dimensional worlds of VR games and applications. The platform enables advertisers and brands to meet their consumers in new and innovative, context-driven experiences. The technology will be presented at Pocket […]

Coca-Cola Launches World’s First Vending Machine which Accepts Dialect as Payment

Coca-Cola Launches World’s First Vending Machine which Accepts Dialect as Payment

During this summer the Coca-Cola bottles’ labels promoted over 90 different holiday destinations. To activate this locally, Coca-Cola in Sweden chose to highlight some of the Swedish destinations on the labels. Sweden is renowned for its many different local dialects, with clear phonetic and grammatical characteristics that can be irreconcilable, even for Swedes. And so, […]

Facebook brings print catalogues to mobile with collection ads update

Facebook brings print catalogues to mobile with collection ads update

Facebook has expanded the capabilities of its ‘collection’ ad format, which enables retailers to display their products in a carousel under a video or image-based ad. Collection, which was launched back in March, has been given the addition of a new creative format called lifestyle templates. This feature enables retailers to bring digital versions of their […]

Inneractive Launches Video Advertising Monetization Platform (VAMP)

Inneractive Launches Video Advertising Monetization Platform (VAMP)

Inneractive, a programmatic trading technology platform and a wholly owned subsidiary of Fyber N.V., announced that they have launched their Video Advertising Monetization Platform (VAMP) to bring power back to publishers. VAMP enables publishers to discover the optimal mix of ad units, run innovative video ad formats with high levels of viewability and user engagement, […]

BT launches Taboola Feed to bring infinite scroll content recommendations

BT launches Taboola Feed to bring infinite scroll content recommendations

Taboola, the leading content discovery platform, announced a partnership with BT, a leading publisher for news and sports. BT has implemented the Taboola Feed on both mobile and desktop pages driving recirculation of organic publisher content, while also serving sponsored editorial content. BT audiences will now see Taboola Feed – a continuous-scrolling feed of ‘cards’ […]

Teads rolls out display formats to advertisers

Teads rolls out display formats to advertisers

Native advertising company Teads has entered the display ad market, making it the ‘first viewable marketplace’ with a premium video and display ad cross-device inventory. Teads’ suite of inRead display products are placed into editorial content and are promised to be ‘viewable by design’. Products include Scroller, Canvas, Swing, Slideshow and Carousel. With the introduction of display […]

Marmite ‘TasteFace’ Takes Facial Recognition to the Next Level

Marmite ‘TasteFace’ Takes Facial Recognition to the Next Level

Marmite, Unilever’s famous spread, has launched a new digital experience that analyses your emotions whilst you taste Marmite, to discover, in real-time, whether you are likely to be born a lover or a hater. The technology has been developed by digital creative agency AnalogFolk. Visit tasteface.marmite.co.uk on your mobile and try some Marmite. TasteFace and […]

eHarmony skills coming to Amazon’s Alexa

eHarmony skills coming to Amazon’s Alexa

Whether you are lounging at home or getting ready to start the day, eharmony brings a new element of excitement to online dating with a skill for Amazon Alexa. eharmony users will be able to enable the eharmony ‘Skill’ for Alexa, hear their matches and messages by voice and then ask Alexa for more info on […]

SpotX launches ‘made for video’ header bidding solution

SpotX launches ‘made for video’ header bidding solution

Video ad serving platform SpotX has unveiled a header bidding suite built specifically for video, featuring a server-side wrapper, empowering media companies with a range of options to maximize the number of demand sources competing for their inventory. The new offering represents an advancement of the company’s shift from tag-based integrations. SpotX said the new suite of […]

Audi A8 ties with HERE location technology

Audi A8 ties with HERE location technology

Audi has worked with HERE Technologies to integrates an array of advanced navigation and location technology from HERE to provide guidance throughout the day. Smartphone and web companion applications sync journeys and routes from the device to the car before the driver sets out. The smartphone app gives you first mile guidance to the parked […]