Facebook has tripled its detection and elimination of "fake" likes, which can artificially inflate a brand's prominence on the site and deceive users, the company said on Friday.
By Zach Miners | 18 April, 2015 04:25
Twitter, in an effort to attract new users, is turning its home page into a portal for news and content around dozens of topics.
By Zach Miners | 16 April, 2015 04:55
Few would deny the life-simplifying appeal of a one-stop shopping experience, and that's just what AOL aims to offer brands in the world of programmatic advertising. The company's new One by AOL platform, unveiled on Tuesday, promises a consolidated and holistic view of brands' marketing expenditures and performance across all screens, including TV.
By Katherine Noyes | 15 April, 2015 02:18
Verizon customers can now opt out of having a unique identifier placed on their phones that critics have labelled a 'supercookie' because it's almost impossible to remove.
By Zach Miners | 01 April, 2015 09:43
Haven’t seen many posts from some friends lately on Facebook? Perhaps you need to reach out directly to them.
By Zach Miners | 26 March, 2015 08:32
Google reportedly is creating a service to let people pay their bills from their Gmail accounts.
By Zach Miners | 25 March, 2015 09:23
Facebook has been in discussions with nearly a half a dozen media organizations about hosting their content on the social media site, according to The New York Times.
By Fred O'Connor | 25 March, 2015 02:58
Twitter has started to let videos play automatically in some people's feeds, in a test that could allow it to make more money from video advertising.
By Zach Miners | 24 March, 2015 10:17
A leaked report by staff at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission paints an ugly picture of Google as a bullying monopolist and adds credence to complaints from rivals who have long criticized its business practices.
By Zach Miners | 20 March, 2015 12:45
Facebook has added a new feature to its advertising platform that lets marketers target people living abroad.
By Zach Miners | 18 March, 2015 10:21
Google has joined forces with the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) to get more small businesses online.
By Adam Bender | 11 March, 2015 14:37
Next time you start a conversation on Facebook about that new shirt or watch you bought, you might be unwittingly delivering juicy feedback to the retailer.
By Zach Miners | 11 March, 2015 06:17
Australian startup Bluedot Innovation has won a partnership deal with the mobile commerce platform for Taco Bell, Sonic and other major US brands.
By Adam Bender | 09 March, 2015 12:20
Woolworths and eBay announced a delivery pickup service for customers to collect their online eBay purchases at their local supermarket.
By Adam Bender | 24 February, 2015 10:36
Yahoo, one of Silicon Valley's aging giants, wants to show it's got the goods for today's mobile app developers.
By Zach Miners | 18 February, 2015 10:59
Twitter is acquiring Niche, a New York startup that matches social media stars with advertisers, helping Twitter tap into the lucrative world of Internet celebrity.
By Zach Miners | 12 February, 2015 12:46
Attackers who have slipped malicious advertisements onto major websites over the last month have potentially compromised large numbers of computers.
By Jeremy Kirk | 04 February, 2015 12:55
The Melbourne Cricket Ground will deploy a stadium Wi-Fi network and IPTV system as part of a major technology upgrade announced with Cisco, IBM and Cockram Construction.
By Adam Bender | 04 February, 2015 12:23
Eyeo, the maker of the AdBlock Plus browser extension, is being roasted for accepting money to "whitelist" some ads, letting them pass through the software's filter mechanism -- but there's an easy way to tweak it to block all ads.
By Loek Essers | 04 February, 2015 03:57
Sydney startup Newzulu will continue its global expansion after successfully raising $11.5 million in capital, the crowd-sourced media company announced.
By Adam Bender | 03 February, 2015 14:49
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