Google's Eric Schmidt Responds to Verizon, AT&T Pulling Ads From YouTube - Fox Business

Alphabet Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt and former Google Senior V.P. of Products Jonathan Rosenberg on companies pulling ads from Google and YouTube over extremist content, controlling extremism and fake news online and how the company's ...and more »

Facebook has more 18-year-old male users than there are living on Earth today - Fast Company

That mind-numbing bit of demographic insight was revealed by Simon Kemp at TNW after he sifted through a massive amount of the platform's global audience statistics. His primary hypotheses for just how Facebook could have more 18-year-old males than ...and more »

Google advertising boycotts spreads from Ireland to the US - Irish Independent

AN advertising boycott against YouTube has spread to the US, where two of the country's biggest advertisers, AT&T and Verizon, have suspended ads on the video platform. The move follows confirmation by one of Ireland's biggest ad agencies, Core Media, ...and more »

YouTube Losing Advertisers Over Distasteful Videos - CBS DFW

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – AT&T, Verizon and several other major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on Google's YouTube site after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavory ...and more »

AT&T, Verizon join companies pulling ads from Google and YouTube - Engadget

YouTube video creators are fighting against the video service's filter screening out LGBTQ+ voices, while on the other end, advertisers are worried about a different type of content. In a movement that started with several UK brands (McDonald's, BBC ...and more »

Apple acquires iPhone and iPad automation app Workflow - Fast Company

The app allows users to combine functions and commands within and between apps to automate tasks. TechCrunch confirmed the deal, and shortly later the app makers released the statement: "We are thrilled to be joining Apple. We've worked closely with ...and more »

Apple says it has not been hacked - Fast Company

Yesterday a report from Motherboard made the rounds saying Turkish hackers had infiltrated Apple's systems and obtained the user details of up to 627 million iCloud, Mobile Me, and dotmac email users. The hackers reportedly told Apple they would ...and more »

YouTube Extremist Content Issues: Verizon, AT&T, Guardian, Johnson And Johnson Pull Ads, Content Creators Protest - International Business Times

YouTube, the world's largest video sharing platform is in a state of turmoil as its largest source of revenue — advertisers, are pulling their ads off its videos in large numbers. The issue was flagged on Friday, when the U.K. government pulled its ...and more »

Verizon and AT&T latest to suspend Google ads over controversial videos - VentureBeat

(Reuters) — U.S. wireless carriers Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc said on Wednesday they have suspended digital advertising on Google's YouTube and other advertising platforms not related to search over concerns that their ads may have run ...and more »

US firms pull ads from Google as boycott over hate videos grows - Sky News

Communications firms AT&T and Verizon have joined a list of big UK companies in withdrawing marketing over extremist material. 09:40, UK, Thursday 23 March 2017. Google office Image Caption: Google has apologised over ads appearing alongside ...and more »