Facebook's apology ad tries to remind you of the good times
Less 'destroyed your democracy for lulz' and more "Happy birthday!"
Snapchat's sponsored filters are now a lot more like ads
You'll probably accidentally tap on them, and that's by design.
Facebook will label political ads and note who paid for them
The platform will start doing so this spring.
Apple's Spike Jonze-directed HomePod ad makes lofty promises
For $349 we wouldn't expect anything less.
Burger King tries to explain net neutrality with fast food
It does a bad job, but it makes fun of Ajit Pai so it’s still good.
Chrome will block the most annoying ads starting February 15th
Say goodbye to auto-playing music.
Facebook found essentially no Russian effort to sway Brexit vote
It found just three politically-divisive ads purchased by Russian groups.
House intel committee will release Russian-funded Facebook ads
But likely not before a Congressional hearing on November 1st.
Facebook moderators were reportedly not prepared to catch Russian ads
They're trained to spot offensive ads or scams, not content influencing public opinion.