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Engage:BDR raises $26.25M to fund its NetZero publisher payments

Engage:BDR announced today that it has raised $23.25 million in new funding. CEO Ted Dhanik told me that this includes both debt and equity funding, and...

Spirable refuels with $7.4M to serve more personalized video ads in...

London based adtech startup Spirable has closed a £6M Series A. The round was led by Smedvig Capital, with existing backers Frontline Ventures, Downing...

Experian makes strategic investment in location data company PlaceIQ

PlaceIQ is announcing a strategic investment from credit reporting company Experian. CEO Duncan McCall said the investment is part of a growth round that PlaceIQ...

8 million Android users tricked into downloading 85 adware apps from...

Dozens of Android adware apps disguised as photo editing apps and games have been caught serving ads that would take over users’ screens as...

Instagram ad partner secretly sucked up and tracked millions of users’...

Hyp3r, an apparently trusted marketing partner of Facebook and Instagram, has been secretly collecting and storing location and other data on millions of users,...

Sex tech companies and advocates protest unfair ad standards outside Facebook’s...

A group of sex tech startup founders, employees and supporters gathered outside of Facebook’s NY office in Manhattan to protest its advertising policies with...

Near raises $100M for an AI that merges online and offline...

One of the holy grails in the world of advertising and marketing has been finding a way to accurately capture and understand what consumers...

UK Facebook users now have a tool to report scam ads

Facebook has launched a tool for UK users to report ads they suspect of being scams. The feature can be accessed by clicking the three dots in...

WPP sells 60% of market research giant Kantar to Bain, valuing...

Some M&A is afoot in the world of market research and analysis, underscoring just how much of our media consumption and consumer habits revolve...

File storage app 4shared caught serving invisible ads and making purchases...

With more than 100 million installs, file sharing service 4shared is one of the most popular apps in the Android app store. But security researchers...