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 »

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, shortly later the app makers released the statement: "We are thrilled to be joining Apple. We've worked closely with Apple ...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 »

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 »

AT&T and Verizon join advertising boycott against Google over offensive YouTube videos - TechCrunch

The two telecommunication conglomerates issued statements on Wednesday that they will stop advertising on YouTube and Google's display network until they are reassured that their ads won't play ahead of videos with objectionable content. According to ...and more »

AT&T pulls out Google ads over offensive content - Economic Times

NEW YORK: As the controversy over the ads appearing alongside hate or terrorism videos widens, American telecommunication giant AT&T has decided to pull out its ads from most Google-owned sites. According to a report in Fortune on Wednesday, the ...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 »