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Twitter admits phone numbers meant for security used for ads

None of the user data was shared with partners outside the company.

Twitter beats on revenue, sees rise in daily users viewing ads

This quarter Twitter reported monetizable daily active usage, a metric it created to measure only users exposed on a daily basis to advertising on the site.

Facebook will ban ads that tell people in US not to vote

The new 'don't vote' policy is in its developmental stages and Facebook is seeking advice from voting organisations.

Super Bowl ads speak more to women, female empowerment

Super Bowl ads this year aim increasingly at women, with more messages of female empowerment, as marketers seek to navigate a polarized political environment for the biggest US sporting event.

How to create a blog that doesn’t suck and generates income

Blogging can be a lucrative side income if you do it right, follow some basic rules and invest a small amount of your time and money into it.

Facebook removes fake accounts that originated in Iran

Facebook stressed that it found no ties to the Iranian government and doesn’t know for sure who is responsible.

Google and Mastercard cut a secret ad deal to track retail...

Most of the two billion Mastercard holders aren’t aware of this behind-the-scenes tracking.

Facebook pushes online ads, then spends its cash on billboards

Facebook recently ran an outdoor campaign to promote its new approach to user safety and privacy.

AT&T promises fewer ads, tailored programming after merger

A major aim is to reduce the number of commercials now that customers are accustomed to ad-free services such as Netflix Inc

Trump’s campaign says it was better at Facebook, and Facebook agrees

Trump has run 5.9 million different versions of ads during the presidential campaign and rapidly tested them to spread those that generated the most Facebook engagement.

Ads pulled from Ingraham show after she mocked Parkland survivor

At least six companies said on Thursday they were dropping advertisements from Laura Ingraham's Fox News show after the conservative pundit mocked a teenage survivor of the Florida school massacre on Twitter and he responded with a call for a boycott.

Facebook cuts ties to data brokers in blow to targeted ads

Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it would end its partnerships with several large data brokers who help advertisers target people on the social network, a step that follows a scandal over how Facebook handles personal information.

Twitter bans cryptocurrency ads on fraud fears

Twitter on Monday announced a ban on ads for initial offerings of cryptocurrency or sales of virtual currency tokens, sending the value of bitcoin diving below US$8,000.

Facebook runs UK, US newspaper ads apologising for data scandal

The ad reflects public statements Zuckerberg made last week after the row prompted investigations in Europe and the United States, and sent Facebook's share price plunging.

YouTube halts Logan Paul ads, sets stricter terms for stars

YouTube says the celebrity exhibited a pattern of behaviour in his videos that makes his channel unsuitable for advertisers and potentially damaging for other creators.

YouTube toughens rules regarding which videos get ads

Channels at YouTube will need to have at least 1,000 subscribers and 4,000 hours of watch time within the past year to be eligible for ads.

Firefly sorry for ‘sexist’ ads

Firefly apologises for using visuals in its advertisements that caused discomfort to some.