Ads are coming to Amazon Echo skills
VoiceLabs' Sponsored Messages could appear in streaming music, radio streams and flash briefings.
Instagram influencers fanned the flames of Fyre Festival hype
When shilling for an event goes wrong.
Burger Clan and the weird history of awkward video game promos
Apparently, gamers love fast food, pizza rolls and anthropomorphic razors.
Facebook promoted ads targeting teens with low self-esteem (update: not really)
It's accused of being exploitative, even if it meant well.
Pinterest doesn't want you to see it as a social network
Pinterest's first US ads will distance it from Facebook and Twitter.
FTC letters warn social media stars about advertising labels
Just tagging sponsored social media posts "#sp" isn't enough, according to the FTC.
WSJ: Google will build an ad-blocker into Chrome
If Chrome blocks ads by default, it will focus on annoying types that Google itself doesn't sell.