YouTube will do away with unskippable 30-second ads next year
Plenty of shorter unskippable ads will remain, but these TV-style commercials are going away.
Facebook enlists help to verify ad data after inaccurate reports
After overestimating key stats, the company is making some changes.
Super Bowl LI commercials were heavy on tech and politics
While some companies merely promoted products, others had a more political message.
Facebook starts testing ads in Messenger
Users in Australia and Thailand will see them in the coming weeks.
Google took down nearly 2 billion 'bad ads' in 2016
That's more than twice as many as the year before.
Windows 10 is spamming Chrome users with a Microsoft shopping app
How long before Microsoft charges for an ad-free version of its operating system?
Instagram's latest Stories feature is ads
Thankfully they'll be skippable.
Facebook hopes to run ads in the middle of videos
It'll help producers make real money from their clips.
Uber wants you to give its app a 'Rogue One' makeover
"It's a (cheap marketing) trap!"