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Joni Ernst Unveils SWAG Act to Cut Wasteful Government Spending on Fidget Spinners, Mascots, Koozies

Oktober 29, 2019No Comments

Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) unveiled her new bill to rein in government agency public relations and advertising spending on mascots, koozies, and fidget spinners on Breitbart News Daily.

Victoria’s Secret Features Transgender Model in NYC and London Store Windows

Lingerie brand Victoria’s Secret featured a transgender model for the first time in the windows of its stores in New York City and London on Friday.

Facebook to Pay $40 Million over Claims It Inflated Video View Counts to Advertisers

Oktober 8, 2019No Comments

Tech giant Facebook will pay $40 million to settle a class-action lawsuit after admitting that it overstated video-viewing metrics over an 18-month period between 2015 and 2016. The overinflated video view counts led advertisers to overpay for ads.

Comcast Joins Antitrust Fight Against Google

Oktober 1, 2019No Comments

One of America’s largest media and communications companies, Comcast, has reportedly joined the regulatory fight against Google’s stranglehold on the online advertising market.

Business Owners: Google ‚Killing‘ Companies Using ‚Shakedown‘ Ad Tactics

September 12, 2019No Comments

As antitrust investigations into Google heat up, business owners are speaking out against one of the company’s ad practices, known as „conquesting.“ Edible Arrangements CEO Tariq Farid says the practice is „killing“ business for his franchisees, and Ba…

Report: Masters of the Universe Attempt to Weaken America’s First Data-Privacy Law

September 5, 2019No Comments

Google and other Silicon Valley tech giants are attempting to water down the first major data-privacy law in the United States, the California Consumer Privacy Act, according to a recent report. Google and the rest of Silicon Valley wants special exemp…

Ad Featuring Mother with a Baby Banned for Perpetuating ‘Harmful Gender Stereotypes’

A television advertisement featuring a mother caring for her baby while men are being adventurous was taken off air after new rules came into force banning portrayals of „harmful gender stereotypes“ in commercials.

Twitter Admits to Sharing Personal Data Despite Users‘ Explicit Refusal

August 8, 2019No Comments

Social media company Twitter has admitted that an internal bug in its ad targeting system means that the site shared user data with advertising partners without consent.

New York Times: ‚Social Engineering‘ on Google Works

The New York Times published an article recently outlining how Google ads can be used to influence and „socially engineer“ users.

UK Bans ‘Harmful’ Gender Stereotypes in Advertisements

LONDON (AP) — Hapless husbands and housework-burdened moms were being banished from British advertising, as a crackdown on “harmful” gender stereotypes came into force Friday.