Google’s DoubleClick Failure Causes Ad-Free Morning On Major Sites

by Ginny Marvin
Google’s DoubleClick For Publishers display ad serving platform went dark this morning for more than an hour. DoubleClick’s platform is used by scores of major publishers. Gigaom reported ads failed to serve on its own website and others such as Forbes, VentureBeat and Buzzfeed during the outage, likely resulting in millions of lost ad revenue.Read the full article