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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Facebook Calls Truce With Publishers as It Unveils Facebook News A truce between Facebook and the publishers of news websites has been hashed out as the social media giant’s latest attempt at digital publishing has been unveiled. Facebook News can…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Snap Posts Gains in Users, Revenue Recent changes to the website and the launch of new advertiser tools are the reasons for Snap Inc.’s report on another quarterly increase in users and revenue, according to The Wall Street Journal. The…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Instagram Further Tightens Third-Party Access to User Data Instagram’s new Basic Display API (application-programming interface) will eventually replace its current “Basic Permission,” which lets applications read users’ profile information and media. The Basic Display API will now provide the option…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Twitter Used Phone Numbers Provided for Security to Target Ads Twitter has confessed to “unintentionally” using phone numbers and email addresses that it collects for “two-factor authentication” for ad targeting. The social media site also claimed it has addressed the…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Marfeel Reduces Ad Load Times To 2.4 Seconds On iOS Mobile Devices MediaPost exclusively carried the news regarding Marfeel’s introduction of a new solution that reduces load time by a significant amount. The new technology can get load times down…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Snapchat Enables Three-Minute Ads and ‘Goal-Based’ Bidding In an effort to woo entertainment companies, Snapchat is making some changes to video formats it will allow advertisers to use. It is extending to three minutes the upper length of ads it…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Nielsen Takes Minority Stake in Brand-Safety Firm OpenSlate Brand-safety measurement got a boost when Nielsen Holdings PLC acquired a minority stake in a company that provides data on the nature or quality of video programming. The actual size of Nielsen’s…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… What You Should Know About Apple’s iPhone Event Most of the tech world was paying attention to Apple’s annual demonstration of its new or improved gadgets. Amongst the news items, Apple CEO Tim Cook finally put a price on Apple…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Google’s Proposed Privacy Standards Are Also Friendly for Programmatic Advertising Tracking technology used by advertisers has enabled marketers to personalize ads to mobile and web users. Additionally, this method of advertising has generated companies like Google and Facebook a high…

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A look at how last week’s news affects mobile publishers… Facebook Ad Prices Surge Due to Barrage by Presidential Hopefuls New rules to weed out presidential hopefuls running for the Democratic nomination in the U.S. has been a boon to Facebook. Ad prices to reach the targeted audience that lean…

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