australia

2 days ago

After much debate, Australia's Parliament passes news media code

Days after Facebook pulled the plug on News in the country, The Treasury Laws Amendment (News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code) Bill 2021 passed after a series of amendments.

4 days ago

Australian digital advertising market grows by 20.3% YoY: IAB

This improvement was spread across all sectors, as the industry reported its second consecutive quarter of growth.

Feb 21, 2021

The view from Down Under: does Australia point the way for a return to IRL brand events?

Despite low numbers of Covid-19 cases, Australia is experiencing a downturn in brand experiences.

Feb 19, 2021

Australia to press ahead with media bargaining law despite backlash

As Facebook pulls news sites offline, prime minister Scott Morrison is unbowed, telling social media users he "won't be intimidated" by big tech.

Jan 28, 2021

Australia takes on Google's adtech power

A comprehensive inquiry exposes Google's dominance over the entire supply chain and reviews the role of ad agencies in contributing toward the opacity of adtech.

Jan 25, 2021

Google vs the regulators: Is this the last tango in Australia?

While the dance is dangerous, it's less likely to end in a screaming breakup than with concessions and healthy adjustments by publishers, writes the Australia MD of digital marketing agency Croud.