It’s National App Day (and time to rethink app advertising)

By Alex Springer, Director, Sales and Solutions Architects, Impact EMEA

It’s National App Day (and time to rethink app advertising)

Happy National App Day—that traditional time of year when we pause (briefly, between swipes) to reflect on just how much the world and its purchases have gone mobile. For everything from entertainment to fitness to fertility, we now look to apps to meet our most basic needs.  We spend 87% of our mobile time in-app, and when we […]

Gismart invests $500,000 in music-making company Jambl

Gismart invests $500,000 in music-making company Jambl

Gismart, a leading developer and publisher of entertainment-focused apps and games, today announced a $500,000 investment into Jambl, a Berlin-based music startup aspiring to become the largest social media platform for beat making music creators. The investment has been made within the framework of Gismart’s recently announced investment programme for talented teams with promising mobile […]

Google launch “Allan’s Story” showcasing how Zlto, a South African Start Up, is using the Web to address youth unemployment

● The video will launch across Google platforms on Monday 9th December ● This short cinematic video explores how Zlto is using the Web to help young people find work

Google launch “Allan’s Story” showcasing how Zlto, a South African Start Up, is using the Web to address youth unemployment

South Africa has the world’s highest recorded youth unemployment rate. Many young people are unable to access job oppounities due to a lack of nancial resources and necessary work experience.  Allan van der Muelen, the co-founder of start-up Zlto, is changing this. Zlto is a web-based digital rewards plaorm that incentivizes young people to gain work […]

Spotify Launches Wrapped Campaign, Digs into Past Decade of Music and Podcasts

Spotify Launches Wrapped Campaign, Digs into Past Decade of Music and Podcasts

People around the world have come to anticipate Spotify Wrapped as a chance to remember the cultural moments, the streaming trends and the memes that have kept society in sync over the last 12 months. While this year’s campaign will hold true to that sentiment, Spotify is turning it up and closing the decade at […]

TabMo launches ‘OmniGuaranteed’, the first cross-device advertising solution for programmatic guaranteed

Rubicon Project, Smart AdServer and Soundcast sign up as the first supply partners

TabMo launches ‘OmniGuaranteed’, the first cross-device advertising solution for programmatic guaranteed

Mobile advertising company TabMo has launched OmniGuaranteed, a new tool that will enable advertisers to use one platform to undertake programmatic guaranteed media trading across multiple channels for the first time. Rubicon Project, Smart AdServer (Smart RTB+), Soundcast and Ströer Digital are the first supply partners to adopt the technology. Buyers and publishers using their […]

60% of Brits see themselves using voice tech more at work

New research reveals voice assistants and data from phone calls are set to transform the workplace

60% of Brits see themselves using voice tech more at work

Nearly nine in ten (89%) UK workers want to unlock the automation, productivity and compliance benefits of their ‘voice data’ from work calls, with adoption of voice tech in the business world predicted to follow rapid consumer adoption of hands-free assistants, new research from voice data capture platform Dubber has revealed.  The use of smart […]

The BBC’s Own It app aims to support children’s emotional wellbeing and resilience online

The BBC’s Own It app aims to support children’s emotional wellbeing and resilience online

Young people getting their first phone have a new way to help them have a happier, healthier, more positive life online, with the new BBC Own It app. Aimed at supporting children’s emotional wellbeing and resilience online, the app is a first-of-its-kind in empowering – rather than monitoring – children aged 8-13 years with their […]

Arla Finland announces AI app for animal welfare – “We wanted to create the world’s most transparent milk origin journey”

From today, consumers have the opportunity to view varied and up-to-date information on the welfare of cows. Arla Iris is the name of an app developed by Arla Finland that uses artificial intelligence technology. The app will be piloted on Tikka, an organic farm in Kurikka. Arla Single Estate Organic Milk will be the pilot product.

Arla Finland announces AI app for animal welfare – “We wanted to create the world’s most transparent milk origin journey”

This is reportedly the first time in the world that artificial intelligence is used to give consumers up-to-date information on animal welfare. Arla Finland’s CEO Kai Gyllström explains that the purpose of the new innovative app is to meet consumer expectations. – It is important for people to be sure that the living conditions of dairy farm cows are […]

69% of digital media will be programmatic in 2020 – Zenith’ Programmatic Marketing Forecasts

Programmatic adspend to exceed US$100bn for the first time in 2019

69% of digital media will be programmatic in 2020 – Zenith’ Programmatic Marketing Forecasts

  While programmatic continues to rise, its adspend growth is slowing due to industry challenges of privacy and supply-chain that must be addressed to resume faster growth   Brands need to develop new targeting techniques using first-party data and customer data platforms in response to the ongoing death of the cookieUK-specific:   We forecast continued […]