Article: Ad Safety Boils Over in the UK. Will Brands Be Next to Act?

Simmering dissatisfaction with the ability of major ad platforms to prevent advertising from appearing alongside controversial content has reached a boil in the UK. The Guardian and the UK government were the latest entities to cut back their digital.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerMar 20th, 2017

B&O puts its smallest speaker in your pocket for $169

What's next for high-end audio company Bang and Olufsen following last year's handheld BeoPlay A1 speaker? Making a smaller model, of course. The Beoplay P2 fits in the palm of your hand and perhaps more closely resembles an earbud.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News35 min. ago

DJI adds much of Iraq and Syria to its list of no-fly zones for its drones

 Drone maker DJI has updated their software to turn huge expanses of Syria and Iraq into no-fly zones. DJI usually prevents users from navigating their drones over sensitive areas like military bases and airports, but its new no-fly zones cover.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News44 min. ago

Google Trips gets more features for an even smoother vacation

Google just added several new features to its Trips travel-assistant app to help you get the most out of your next vacation. They include easier sharing, a way to make last-minute changes, and automatic adding of bus and train data. The post Google T.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 3 min. ago

Someone threw these cute chickens on a train carriage then fled into the night

Is Borat still inspiring people to do dumb sh*t more than ten years on?  When an unknown passenger threw two chickens on to a packed train in Sydney, Australia, before fleeing on Wednesday, it seemed a lot like an act of absurdist comedy. But it.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

2017 NAB Show Attendance Tops 103,000

Over one million square feet occupied.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

Article: Smart TVs Selling Briskly in China

Buyers in China have embraced smart TVs, purchasing them at nearly five times the rate of traditional TVs in 2016. And the future looks even brighter......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: Programmatic Ad Spending Soars in Finland

Programmatic digital display ad spending in Finland totaled €36.3 million ($40.3 million) in 2016, up 97% over 2015, comprising over a quarter of total digital display ad spending......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: Twitter Gains More Followers

Twitter’s latest quarterly results indicate the social network has found its footing once again. While revenues declined for the first time ever, the company added 9 million more users......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: Brands Recognize Realities of the Customer Journey

The store experience is a significant focus for retailers, which are looking to leverage digital tools and technologies to make in-store shopping more personalized and relevant......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: Four Insights from WeChat"s 2017 User and Business Ecosystem Report

WeChat’s dominance of the messaging app space in China should not be news to anyone. By the end of 2016, WeChat reported having 889.3 million monthly active users, a figure that puts the service—if not in the same league—at least in.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: Recommended Reading: April 27, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: FCC chief lays out net neutrality plans; 24/7 live video is coming to Twitter; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: UK Consumers Open Minded About Machine Learning

Machine learning takes the heavy lifting out of interpreting and responding to the vast swathes of digital data available in the world today. In Great Britain, consumers are already well aware of the applications of this type of technology, and many.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: Personalized Advertising Gets Low Marks from UK Parents

Marketers seeking UK mothers online might want to think again when considering personalized or retargeted ads. A recent poll of UK users of online parent site Mumsnet showed respondents had little love for being pursued so directly......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: Marketing in China: Taking on Ad Fraud Gains New Urgency

Calvin Chan, COO of AdMaster, and Peiyu Ren, the advertising technology company's vice president of product, discuss the worsening digital ad fraud condition in China, and what all players—marketers, ad tech service providers and publishers.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Samsung"s new app aims to tackle driver distraction

Samsung's new In-Traffic Reply app for Android hopes to prevent accidents caused by tech-related distractions while driving. Despite all of us being told (many times over) that we need to keep our eyes on the road and our hands on the wheel whe.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 43 min. ago

Worldwide Telecommunications Services Forecast, 2017–2021

This IDC study provides our forecast of the worldwide telecommunications market for the 2017–2021 period."The worldwide telecommunications market will continue to experience flat growth in connectivity over the next five years as the mobile and bro.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

Here"s how the FCC wants to roll back net neutrality and what it means for you

FCC chairman Ajit Pai announced today the next big front in the ongoing debate over the future of the internet. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced today the next big front in the ongoing debate over the future of the.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News8 hr. 11 min. ago

Will the High-Tech Cities of the Future Be Utterly Lonely?

adeelarshad82 writes from a report via The Week: The prospect of cities becoming sentient is "fast becoming the new reality," according to one paper. Take Tel Aviv for example, where everyone over the age of 13 can receive personalized data, such as.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 51 min. ago

Please bring "The Office" back and have Michael Scott do a TED Talk

It's been nearly four years since The Office ended, and we're still not over it. We'll never be over it. How are we supposed to forget the legendary pranks Jim played on Dwight? How can we eat chili without pausing for a brief moment of silence for K.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 51 min. ago

DJI"s smallest drone to date could be revealed next month

The even tinier follow-up to the popular Mavic Pro could be unveiled at a May 24 event. DJI is hosting an event on May 24, with all signs pointing to its smallest drone to date touching down amidst the gathered media (not literally, we imagine).....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News9 hr. 51 min. ago