2 days ago

BBC Global News chief: It’s ‘unfair’ and ‘a bit immature’ for news industry to rely on Facebook & Google to save us

But Jim Egan says the big platforms have not been ‘sufficiently concerned’ so Australia’s new rules will be ‘highly significant’.

May 19, 2020

Australia's move to charge tech for news could shift how platforms define ‘good content’

The entire media ecosystem will benefit from this shift in revenue distribution. In the meantime, the industry can do more to protect itself.

May 14, 2020

DoubleVerify opens in Japan with Google vet at helm

Takashi Takeda, formerly a director at Google in Japan, has been appointed to lead the ad-verification company's entrance into the market.

May 12, 2020

Google launches curbside pickup option for local inventory ads

Australia and Japan among the countries where the feature is rolling out now.

May 4, 2020

Google blocked 2.7 billion bad ads in 2019

The search giant has also detailed how it has been working to prevent fraud related to COVID-19.

Apr 29, 2020

Ad revenue crumples, but YouTube shines in Q1 for Google's parent company, Alphabet

At-home consumers bolster YouTube, Google Cloud, but CFO warns Q2 will be difficult for the advertising business.