Archive for July, 2010

Ventura company catches next wave of online advertising

Saturday, July 31st, 2010

A Ventura company is working to change how display ads are bought and sold online, and in the process hoping to change how the city is viewed by tech companies.

Online hustle’: Carson High grad uses Internet to build wealth

Saturday, July 31st, 2010

Wade Wolford, 18, stands next to his Mitsubishi Lancer, his sixth car in two years, which he bought by bartering online. Before graduating from Carson High School this year, Wade Wolford, 18, was named most likely to become a billionaire.

Online ad veteran joins aiMatch

Saturday, July 31st, 2010

RALEIGH, N.C. Jon Curnow has joined aiMatch to spearhead the company’s product development efforts.

Fairfax, APN ink advertising deal

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Fairfax Media Ltd and APN News and Media Ltd have agreed to an advertising partnership.

Microsoft plans to protest Yahoo Japan-Google partnership

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Microsoft said it plans protest a search and advertising partnership struck by Yahoo Japan and Google by telling regulators in Japan that the deal is anticompetitive and would lock up the market on search and online advertising. Google – Yahoo – Microsoft – Search – Search Engines

Feds Pushing for Stronger Privacy While You Shop Online [Privacy]

Friday, July 30th, 2010

# privacy Congress is getting behind a policy “rethink” regarding online privacy, including the implementation of an FTC-enforced “Do Not Track” list. Such a list would allow shoppers to opt-out of advertising and behavioral tracking that follows customers from item to item. More??

Google Launches New Ad Format for Online Merchants

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Google launched a new advertising format for online merchants. The new format is based on the product extensions on Google.com, but in Product Search, users will see products and prices without having to click on a “plusbox” to expand the ad.

Online advertising in Ireland approaches 100m

Friday, July 30th, 2010

CWJobs.co.uk is the leading specialist IT recruitment website enabling both permanent and contract more… IEEE is the world’s largest technology professional organization.

Online advertising stands to gain if Congress lifts online gambling restrictions in the U.S.

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

The digital advertising rebound may soon have an ace up its sleeve. Congress is on track to retract its ban on internet gambling. The taxes from such a move could send the government as much as $42 billion over the next 10 years. Digital publishers stand to gain a lot from those winnings as well.

Vietnam cracks down on online games

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

Advertising banned and access to games restricted after cases of robbery and murder Vietnam has banned the advertisement of online games and restricted access after several cases in which young people have committed murder or robbery to get money to play, an official said today. The ministry of information and communications’ decision to crack down on online games follows a public outcry about …