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Microsoft Platform Allows Advertisers To Run Ads On Bing, Google, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Microsoft Platform Allows Advertisers To Run Ads On Bing, Google, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, September 8, 2022 Microsoft on Thursday officially announced Multi-platform, a feature available in Smart Campaigns that enables marketers to run ads in Microsoft, Google, Facebook, and Instagram platforms through its interface.  The technology, built on artificial intelligence, can … Continue reading Microsoft Platform Allows Advertisers To Run Ads On Bing, Google, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Dozens of Facebook contractors lost their jobs after an algorithm reportedly chose them ‘at random’

Meta’s revenue shrank for the first time in its history And Meta’s Reality Labs cost the company almost $3 billion last quarter. N. Ingraham Carlos Barria / reuters Facebook parent company Meta has just reported its earnings for the second quarter of 2022, and it was another quarter of shrinking profits. Total revenue of $28.8 … Continue reading Dozens of Facebook contractors lost their jobs after an algorithm reportedly chose them ‘at random’

Apple reportedly tried to partner with Facebook to get a cut of its revenue

Facebook runs full-page newspaper ads to attack iOS 14 privacy changes Small businesses will suffer if they can’t use targeted ads, the company argues. N. Summers @nisummers   Dado Ruvic / reuters Facebook is using full-page newspaper ads to criticize an upcoming Apple policy that will give iPhone and iPad customer the choice over whether … Continue reading Apple reportedly tried to partner with Facebook to get a cut of its revenue

DoorDash is now delivering purchases from Facebook Marketplace

A fifth of US teens use YouTube ‘almost constantly,’ with TikTok not far behind A Pew survey suggested Instagram and Snapchat adoption rose, but Facebook and Twitter are less popular among teens than in 2015. K. Holt @krisholt   Xavier Lorenzo via Getty Images Pew Research has published a new report that examines social media … Continue reading DoorDash is now delivering purchases from Facebook Marketplace

‘Metaverse’ job openings are down 81% as Facebook, Apple, and Google roll back hiring

By Michael Grothaus August 01, 2022   The metaverse is not yet upon us, but companies are already cutting back on hiring in the sector. That’s according to a report from Bloomberg, which highlights a study by Revelio Labs, which showed that postings for jobs relating to the “metaverse” declined by a whopping 81% between … Continue reading ‘Metaverse’ job openings are down 81% as Facebook, Apple, and Google roll back hiring

Mark Zuckerberg announces new creator monetization tools for Facebook and Instagram

By Danica Lo     June 22, 2022   In a seven-part threaded post (June 30, 2022), Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg outlined near-future plans that aim to enhance opportunities for influencers and digital creators to earn money by posting on both Facebook and its Meta-owned sister platform Instagram. The announcement includes opening up the Facebook … Continue reading Mark Zuckerberg announces new creator monetization tools for Facebook and Instagram

Facebook agrees to revamp adtech over discrimination charges

Second time company has settled a federal lawsuit about advertising bias. Constantine von Hoffman on June 22, 2022 Facebook’s parent company Meta will revamp its targeted advertising system following accusations it allowed landlords to run discriminatory ads. This is part of a sweeping settlement to a Fair Housing Act lawsuit announced Tuesday by the U.S. … Continue reading Facebook agrees to revamp adtech over discrimination charges