Summary: Direct Marketing news has a fascinating post about a new way for users to interact with video advertisements. Instead of simply clicking the ‘Skip Ad’ button, as most of us are accustomed to, PK4 Media is proposing...Show More Summary
Today we learned that Justin Smith, EVP, ECD and Chief Innovation Officer at Detroit’s Doner, will be leaving the agency at the end of the month. Smith, who specializes in film production, interactive advertising and software development,...Show More Summary
The Apple Watch isn’t due until at least March, but someone’s already created an interactive prototype so you can try it for yourself in the browser. The demo, which was built by the company behind news app Pipes as an advertisement, lets you interact with an emulated Apple Watch right in your browser without any downloads or tricky configuration. Show More Summary
Cool interactive map that lets you check out actual broadband speeds vs the advertised speeds by zip code: New York, NY More speed tables after jump Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA Source: National Broadband Map
With the expected launch of the Apple Watch a few months away, mobile advertising company, TapSense, has announced the launch of a programmatic ad platform for the wearable from Apple Inc. The platform will combine interactive ads with ‘hyper-local’ targeting … Continue reading ?
Adults in Canada spend more than 50% of their total online time with their mobile devices, new research released in December 2014 by PHD Canada says. The study was commissioned by the Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada (IAB Canada) and found that Canadians spend spend, on average, 27 hours and 49 minutes per week on [...]
Native advertising company Sharethrough launched “Native Cards” today, a new form of native advertising that adds interactivity and media to ads in card format on websites or apps. The cards will allow advertisers to display content on a site that fits the look, feel, and content style of a particular site or app. Visitors can click […]
&c= " target="_blank"> &c= " border="0" alt="" /> Advertise here via BSA The Internet is all about people. Websites are designed as information hubs and interactive applications catering directly towards people. So it should be natural to assume that designers and developers want to fix up troubling issues within the user experience. Show More Summary
In February 2014, Vivek Shah, president of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) trade group, tweeted an astounding fact: “We have reached a crisis point: 36 percent of traffic today is generated by machines, not humans.”
If you haven’t heard of Delivery Agent, you’ve probably interacted with it if you watch television without knowing it. Product placement and advertising are part of television’s DNA but t-commerce is a growing industry and Delivery Agent’s focus, since 2005, is on making it simple, connected, and intuitive. Show More Summary
Video ad startup Viewbix is announcing that it has raised $3 million in additional funding. The company basically wraps videos in a custom player — so if you’re an advertiser, the player can include your branding, as well as the ability to collect contact information and more. Read More
This week, TBWA is hiring a digital media manager and a content manager. Meanwhile, See’s Candies is looking for a copywriter, and Fuse Interactive is on the hunt for an art director and a copywriter. Get the scoop on these openingsShow More Summary
Malware is software built for one reason and one reason only—to disrupt or damage your computer systems. This is why it is important not to click on suspicious links, or to download software or any other material with which you are unfamiliar. Pretty straight-forward, universal knowledge, right? Not really. Of course, even those who are […]
Recently Honda produced a new interactive video ad that serves as a prime example of creative advertising within social media.
&c= " target="_blank"> &c= " border="0" alt="" /> Advertise here via BSA Google’s newest creation is slowly being lowered on fiber-optic cables à la Frankenstein’s Monster. Google Inbox is meant to redefine how Gmail users interact with and archive their messages. Show More Summary
Back in May, Shazam revealed a partnership with cinema ads network National CineMedia (NCM), one that would extend advertisers’ reach within movie theaters. Today, the program is being rolled out nationally across more than 20,000 screens in the US. Show More Summary
Advertise here with BSA This week we’re bringing the world to you! With huge advances in mapping technology and data visualization especially from Google’s initiative, more websites and apps are fusing creative ways of using...
The OpenDirect API has been released through the collaboration of the Interactive Advertising Beureau (IAB) and multiple large tech services to expedite the process of buying and selling online ad space. The IAB allows advertisers and agencies to consent to ad reservations, now consolidated under a single RESTful API for maximum efficiency.
Avalos v. IAC/Interactive Corp., No. 13-CV-8351 (S.D.N.Y. Oct. 30, 2014) Meltech, a web design and modeling company, sued defendants for allegedly unauthorized use of photos of models in fake online dating profiles on dating sites (e.g., Match.com, Chemistry.com, and OkCupid.com). Show More Summary
There are many options to choose from when investing in mobile advertising. With mobile still being the newest of channels in the digital advertising age, the rate of success continues to vary across most methods of mobile advertising. And although advertising on social media is an effective method of mobile communications with consumers, countless brands […]