Addictive Mobility and Adobe Audience Manager Power High-Value Audience Activation Across the Mobile App Ecosystem in Canada

Addictive Mobility and Adobe Audience Manager Power High-Value Audience Activation Across the Mobile App Ecosystem in Canada

Addictive Mobility, a leading mobile ad tech solution provider and Adobe Audience Manager, the industry’s leading data management platform (DMP), have successfully completed a platform integration that will allow brands to extend high-value audience segments from cross-device channels to the mobile environment. Adobe Audience Manager, a core solution within Adobe Marketing Cloud, consolidates audience information […]

New app industry survey: 86% of marketers will use remarketing in next year

New app industry survey: 86% of marketers will use remarketing in next year

Apsalar, the Mobile ROI platform that helps mobile-first marketers drive extraordinary growth, and Thomvest Ventures, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm, released the results of a global survey of enterprise mobile app marketers, focused on how these business leaders are investing their marketing dollars. The survey, conducted in July/August 2016, queried app marketers from around […]

McDonald’s, Unilever and Gatorade among the first to run Snapchat API campaigns

McDonald’s, Unilever and Gatorade among the first to run Snapchat API campaigns

McDonald’s, Unilever and Gatorade are among the first advertisers to purchase Snapchat ads via third parties in what appears to be a test of the app’s programmatic potential. Rather than rush to explore that potential, the mobile messaging app is carefully testing automated ads with a select number of brands. These include Gatorade and Nissan […]

Brands need to respect consumer journey and control in mobile advertising

Brands need to respect consumer journey and control in mobile advertising

Building better mobile advertising experiences comes down to understanding the consumer journey, being contextually relevant, and respecting their ability to opt in and out of engagement. That’s the view of Exponential head of mobile for APAC and South Africa, Nicole Liebmann, who presented on how to optimise mobile advertising at the vendor’s recent customer breakfast […]

Razorfish Hires Harvard Physicist Kevin Mercurio as COSMOS Data Scientist

Razorfish Hires Harvard Physicist Kevin Mercurio as COSMOS Data Scientist

Razorfish, a world leader in helping global brands drive customer obsessed business transformation, today announced it has hired Kevin Mercurio as director of data science for the COSMOSTM platform, a new position. Based in the agency’s New York office, Mercurio will report to Chief Intelligence Officer Samih Fadli. The hire follows the recent launch of […]

The Year of the Mobile Will Never Come

The Year of the Mobile Will Never Come

Sorry people. But the year of the mobile is never going to come. But not for the reasons you think. Let me explain, and then feel free to disagree. Ever since I first became interested in these things, the famous and fabulous Mary Meeker has publisher her overview of the world’s internet. It’s an amazing […]

Blis partners with Mobiclicks to bring its location advertising tech to Africa

Blis partners with Mobiclicks to bring its location advertising tech to Africa

Blis, a global pioneer in advanced location data technology, has formed a strategic partnership with leading African mobile marketing and media specialist, Mobiclicks. The partnership will enable Blis’ industry-leading, mobile location-based advertising products and solutions to be available in sub-Saharan media markets for the first time, helping Blis to service its growing roster of global […]

Where Facebook is looking to put a lot more ads

Where Facebook is looking to put a lot more ads

Josh Edelson | AFP | Getty Images Facebook is already dominant in mobile advertising, and the company has the opportunity to become even more so through its messaging services — What’s App and Facebook Messenger.  The company sees natural fits for brands on its messenger apps, Facebook executives said during a press question-and-answer session during […]

Real-Time Data Used to Calculate the Brand Power of Athletes

Real-Time Data Used to Calculate the Brand Power of Athletes

Brandtix is the first global sports index platform that provides analytics on a players’s brand value, based on up-to-date athletic performance and social media presence. The website and app were developed by a team of experienced sports marketers to help agents, sponsors, broadcasters, and clubs make informed endorsement decisions. Brandtix combines real-time, incremental analytics pulled […]