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The Trade Desk and TikTok Launch New Advertising Partnership in Asia Pacific

PepsiCo in Thailand first to launch campaign, accessing premium TikTok inventory via The Trade Desk platform The Trade Desk and TikTok, the leading destination for short-form mobile video, have announced a new advertising partnership covering key Asia Pacific markets. The partnership will allow advertisers to directly access premium TikTok inventory across Asia-Pacific via The Trade Desk platform. TikTok is the first short-form video platform to integrate its ad offerings with The Trade Desk, making this a unique…

Nativo Unveils New Mobile Ad Format: Native Stories

Native Ad Platform Brings the Popular Stories Format to the Open Web Nativo, the most advanced technology platform for advertising, unveiled Native Stories, a new native mobile advertising solution that brings the popular "stories" format to the open web for the first time at scale. Designed to mirror the fast-paced social media experiences of today, Native Stories inspires engagement with an immersive and highly visual content-based experience, bringing stories into premium editorial environments for advertisers. With…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s Daily AdTech Round-up covers latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from MG Motor UK, Dealers United, Veritone Inc., Bayard Advertising Agency, and NCSolutions. MG Motor UK Makes Play for In-Game Advertising in DiRT Rally 2.0, in Collaboration With Bidstack, Codemasters and tmwi MG Motor UK has become the first automotive manufacturer to champion in-game advertising in real-time. Working with leading native in-game advertising provider Bidstack and…

MG Motor UK Makes Play for In-Game Advertising in DiRT Rally 2.0, in Collaboration With Bidstack, Codemasters and tmwi

MG Motor UK has become the first automotive manufacturer to champion in-game advertising in real-time. Working with leading native in-game advertising provider Bidstack and digital marketing and media agency, tmwi has allowed MG to feature in Codemaster’s iconic DiRT Rally 2.0. The move has helped the fast-growing UK automotive manufacturer to evolve its marketing strategy to increase brand awareness among a younger demographic and reach an untapped audience. The gaming industry has a huge audience and is currently valued…

Veritone Expands Content Classification Capabilities to Power Contextual Advertising at Scale for Podcasts

Veritone aiWARE Now Produces IAB Tech Lab Content Taxonomy-Compliant Metadata Output Veritone Inc., the creator of the world’s first operating system for artificial intelligence, aiWARE, announced the expansion of its content classification capabilities to support IAB Tech Lab Content Taxonomy-compliant metadata output via aiWARE APIs. The new offering will enable podcast distribution platforms to programmatically transcribe and tag audio streams with topical, descriptive, and time-correlated keyword metadata prior to…

Nativex Announces New Trading Desk Offering; Corporate Restructuring Sees Nativex Elevated to Worldwide Brand

Strategic Rebrand Embraces Nativex as Global Advertising Agency; Nativex To Provide Transparent, Omnichannel Buying Solution Through Its New Nativex Trading Desk Mobile advertising leader Nativex, announced the introduction of the Nativex Trading Desk, and a global strategic rebrand to align its parent company, Mobvista's client-facing business with the United States' name and brand identity. Starting today, marketers and advertisers leveraging the Nativex platform have access to the cloud-based trading desk. As the…

Why Advertising Personalization is Headed Into Video Games

Virtual Louis Vitton? Free Pizza for Advancing Levels? I’m Game! The Current State of Personalization I don’t know about you, but I love getting customized recommendations on Spotify. Sometimes I feel like they know me better than I know myself! And that’s the point exactly. In recent years, the personalization phenomenon has transformed consumer experiences. From algorithms that predict shows you are likely to watch and enjoy on Netflix, to custom product recommendations on Amazon (yes, that’s how I found that new book…

Nativex Announces New Trading Desk Offering; Corporate Restructuring Sees Nativex Elevated to Worldwide Brand

Strategic Rebrand Embraces Nativex as Global Advertising Agency; Nativex To Provide Transparent, Omnichannel Buying Solution Through Its New Nativex Trading Desk Mobile advertising leader Nativex, announced the introduction of the Nativex Trading Desk, and a global strategic rebrand to align its parent company, Mobvista's client-facing business with the United States' name and brand identity. Starting today, marketers and advertisers leveraging the Nativex platform have access to the cloud-based trading desk. As the…

$5 Billion by 2020: How OTT, CTV, and Video Formats Build the Future of Advertising

Summarizing experiences and outcomes of conferences that were held last month by IAB ALM and CTV Roundtable, I can pinpoint one overarching idea: programmatic buying is peaking, and it’s no longer bound only to digital media – today, it is represented by television, radio, and out-of-home technologies. A new Winterberry Group study reveals that this year, programmatic ad spending will account for $389.5 billion, which is 7.2% more than in 2019. Programmatic advertising has always been susceptible to tech innovations, but…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s Daily AdTech Round-up covers latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from Nuxeo, Adjust, TVSquared, KERV Interactive, and AdPlugg. Global Advertising Firm Transitions to Nuxeo Cloud Service Nuxeo, the leading cloud-native Content Services Platform, announced that TBWA\Worldwide, an international advertising agency and a unit of Omnicom Group, has transitioned its advertising management platform to the Nuxeo Cloud. TBWA\ initially selected Nuxeo as the…

Global Advertising Firm Transitions to Nuxeo Cloud Service

TBWA\Worldwide Leverages Modern Content Services Platform as Foundation for "Cloud-First" Directive Nuxeo, the leading cloud-native Content Services Platform, announced that TBWA\Worldwide, an international advertising agency and a unit of Omnicom Group, has transitioned its advertising management platform to the Nuxeo Cloud. TBWA\ initially selected Nuxeo as the core component of its modern advertising work management platform. The company's goal was to better support clients by automating common work processes. TBWA\…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s Daily AdTech Round-up covers latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from Tapad, CuriosityStream, Rakuten, Yelp, and AdQuick.com. Tapad Partners With Gimbal To Enhance Cross-Device Capabilities Within Gimbal’s Advertising Platform Tapad, a global leader in digital identity resolution, announced their partnership with Gimbal, a leader of location-powered marketing and advertising solutions. Gimbal now leverages Tapad’s global, privacy-safe digital…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s Daily AdTech Round-up covers latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from Jun Group, OpenSlate, DÜZY, TikTok, Realeyes, and PubMatic Ad Tech Company Jun Group Launches First Rebrand in Its History Rebrand Takes a Team-First Approach, Letting Company Culture Shine From the Inside out Jun Group, a mobile-first ad platform company, recently unveiled the company’s first rebrand since its establishment. The rebrand was built on the foundation of their…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s Daily AdTech Round-up covers latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements Merkle, Firefly, Fishbat, Perion Network Ltd, SQAD, Atmosphere, Digital Remedy, SOPHOLA, Inc, DoubleVerify and MediaMath. Merkle Releases Q4 2019 Digital Marketing Report, Showcasing Impressive Growth for Amazon and Varying Trends for Google Merkle, a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, has released its Q4 2019 Digital Marketing Report (DMR), a…

Get Creative With Native Throughout the Customer Journey

Organic growth in digital media consumption is driving budget allocation towards associated advertising, with digital investment expected to grow almost 13% year-on-year, reaching around half of the total APAC ad spend. But, as we enter a new decade, marketers must carefully consider where those budgets are spent. Tempting as it may be to go for attention-grabbing techniques and quick wins, these will only result in ad fatigue and avoidance, as well as damage to brand reputation. Instead, marketers should take a…

AdTech Roundup: Top Coolest Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s Daily AdTech Round-up covers latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements DMI, SmartBrief, AcuityAds, Cubic Corporation, and Mobiquity Technologies. DMI Marketing Announces New Identity DMI, wholesaler of consumer-driven life and annuity products announces a new brand identity with a complete rebrand. As part of its rebranding efforts, the Company’s name will change from DMI Marketing to a shortened version, DMI. Out of Home Advertising Association of…

MGI Acquires Verve Wireless To Advance Its Market Position In Programmatic Mobile Location Display And Video Advertising

Media and Games Invest or MGI announced that its subsidiary gamigo AG agreed on acquiring Verve Wireless, Inc.'s business. Verve is a leading North American Mobile Location data platform for location-based programmatic video and display marketing. Technology is actively used to create efficiency improvements and competitive advantages within the group. Synergy and integration potentials are important criteria for the expansion of the portfolio. MGI is a fast and profitably growing company focusing on a "buy,…

Can Dialogue Advertising Eliminate Much of Digital Ad Fraud as We Know It?

Brands continue to pour more and more billions of dollars into digital advertising campaigns – nearly all of which are visually designed and/or wordsmithed to compel consumers to click. Research by AppNexus finds that advertisers in the US. spent nearly $100 billion on digital ads in 2018, and projects that digital ad spend will surpass offline ad spend by the end of 2020. Naturally, criminals willing to engage in fraudulent behavior are eager for their own piece of this gigantic pie. A report by The&Partnership…

Why Audio Ads Should Be a Part of Your Advertising Strategy in 2020

The IoT allows more and more consumers to have an online presence almost 24/7 via devices: smartphones, tablets, smart boxes and sticks, smart speakers, watches — you name it. These developments open new opportunities for companies to reach and engage with their customers. Advertisers who opt for programmatic ads level up their marketing game in targeting various types of audiences. However, in 2020, it’s not just the programmatic that matters, but the type of content you choose — visual ads alone are no longer enough to…

AdTech Roundup: Top Coolest Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s Daily AdTech Round-up covers latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements FreeWheel, Innovid, Comscore, fishbat. Majority of Advertisers Used Advanced TV Solutions in 2019, New Survey Finds FreeWheel, A Comcast Company, announced that according to a new survey of over 300 marketers and agencies, advanced TV is being used by the majority of advertisers to reach their target audiences. Among these solutions, OTT/CTV was purchased by the highest percentage…