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  • 5 things to know: YouTube’s ad scandal, Facebook Watch deals and more

    … This week’s things to know include how brands are responding to YouTube’s latest ad scandal, Facebook’s changing deals for Watch and more. Advertisers react to YouTube’s latest ad controversy YouTube is enmeshed in another ad scandal, with advertisers like Mars, Lidl and Adidas pulling their ads off the platform over videos of children there…

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  • 5 things to know from this week: Walmart vs. Amazon, ads.txt adoption and more

    … This week’s things to know cover Walmart’s fight against Amazon, ads.txt, the European Union’s ePrivacy law and more. Walmart continues battling Amazon Walmart is attempting to draw in affluent customers in an effort to capture market share from Amazon, which has struggled to attract and retain luxury brands. Walmart’s approach: Marketing…

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  • 5 things to know from this week: The Weinstein effect, Amazon’s ad business and more

    … This week’s things to know cover how the Harvey Weinstein revelations have affected agencies, Amazon’s ad business, publishers’ sentiments about the duopoly, consultancies and programmatic ads in Snapchat shows. Agencies feel the Harvey Weinstein effect The discovery that filmmaker Harvey Weinstein systematically harassed and sexually assaulted…

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  • Best of the week: Safari update underscores Apple’s ambivalence about advertising

    … This week, our top stories covered Apple’s Safari update, the Uber-Fetch lawsuit and more. As always, a complete list of these articles appears at the bottom. Apple restricts ad tracking in Safari update Apple updated the operating system of its Safari browser on Sept. 19 so users can’t be tracked by third parties for more than 24 hours after…

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  • Best of the week: Spotify’s winding pivot to video

    … This week, our top stories focused on Spotify’s struggles with video, Dmexco and more. As always, a complete list of these articles appears at the bottom. Spotify pauses its video endeavors Since announcing plans to venture into the streaming video business in May 2015, Spotify has struggled with its video efforts. Spotify did not renew…

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  • Best of the week: Brands add mainstream news outlets to their blacklists

    … This week, our top stories covered changes to brands’ blacklists, Snapchat’s Official Stories expansion and more. As always, a full list of these articles appears at the bottom. Brands blacklist mainstream news outlets Brands blacklisting spoofed domains and problematic sites like Breitbart is nothing new. But now, they’re preventing their ads…

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