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Google overhauls policies after uproar over YouTube videos - The Peninsula Qatar;

Google overhauls policies after uproar over YouTube videos - The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarGoogle overhauls policies after uproar over YouTube videosThe Peninsula QatarA picture illustration shows YouTube on a cell phone, in front of a YouTube copyright message regarding a video on an LCD screen, in central Bosnian town of Zenica, early June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic ...and more »

Google backlash over ads on terror sites - The Australian

Google backlash over ads on terror sitesThe AustralianAT&T and Verizon Communications have joined a growing number of companies pulling much of their advertising from Google, expanding a controversy over the internet giant's ad placements on objectionable content and deepening the financial impact on ...and more »

Verizon And AT&T Pull Adverts From YouTube - Geeky Gadgets;

Verizon And AT&T Pull Adverts From YouTube - Geeky Gadgets

Geeky GadgetsVerizon And AT&T Pull Adverts From YouTubeGeeky GadgetsEarlier in the week we heard that a number of large companies in the UK had pulled their adverts from YouTube after they had appeared on extremist and anti-semitic videos. Now both AT&T and Verizon Wireless in the US have also pulled their adverts from ...and more »

J&J latest to suspend ads from YouTube over offensive videos - Reuters;

J&J latest to suspend ads from YouTube over offensive videos - Reuters

ReutersJ&J latest to suspend ads from YouTube over offensive videosReutersU.S. healthcare conglomerate Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) became the latest company to suspend all digital advertising on Google's YouTube, over concerns that its ads may have appeared on channels that broadcast offensive videos. Wireless carriers ...and more »

Google's Terror Mistake Will Cost Them Hundreds of Millions - CBN News;

Google's Terror Mistake Will Cost Them Hundreds of Millions - CBN News

CBN NewsGoogle's Terror Mistake Will Cost Them Hundreds of MillionsCBN NewsGoogle is in trouble with advertisers after their brands showed up alongside videos that promote terrorism. AT&T, Verizon, Johnson & Johnson and other major U.S. advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on Google's YouTube site. They are ...and more »

AT&T, Verizon and GSK the latest to pull ads from Google, as brand safety panic spreads to US - MobileMarketing Magazine;

AT&T, Verizon and GSK the latest to pull ads from Google, as brand safety panic spreads to US - MobileMarketing Magazine

MobileMarketing MagazineAT&T, Verizon and GSK the latest to pull ads from Google, as brand safety panic spreads to USMobileMarketing MagazineThe list of advertisers pulling advertising from Google and YouTube has grown yet again, with the first big names from the other side of the Atlantic – US telcos AT&T and Verizon, and pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). They join a long and ...and more »

Google's YouTube losing major advertisers upset with videos - CBC.ca;

Google's YouTube losing major advertisers upset with videos - CBC.ca

CBC.caGoogle's YouTube losing major advertisers upset with videosCBC.ca​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 unsavoury subjects. The spreading ...and more »

US Giants Verizon and AT&T Pull Spend on Google Amid YouTube Controversy - PerformanceIN;

US Giants Verizon and AT&T Pull Spend on Google Amid YouTube Controversy - PerformanceIN

PerformanceINUS Giants Verizon and AT&T Pull Spend on Google Amid YouTube ControversyPerformanceINThe United States' third and fourth biggest advertisers, Verizon and AT&T, have joined the boycott of Google's Display Network following the placement of ads on YouTube next to extremist and hateful content. Mark Jones 23 Mar 2017 · Programmatic ...and more »

Google to hire more people to deal with 'questionable content' - MOBO Media (press release) (blog)

Google to hire more people to deal with 'questionable content'MOBO Media (press release) (blog)Google has announced that they will be hiring more staff to police 'questionable content'. This report comes after complaints regarding the google sharing website, YouTube. According to Google Chief Officer, Phillip Schindler, brands that use the site ...and more »

Google boycott: US firms join exodus over extremist content - The Week UK;

Google boycott: US firms join exodus over extremist content - The Week UK

The Week UKGoogle boycott: US firms join exodus over extremist contentThe Week UKGoogle faces losing hundreds of millions of dollars after some of the biggest US brands joined the boycott over their adverts appearing next to extremist content. A report in The Times says the scandal has now reached the internet giant's home country ...and more »

AT&T, Verizon Pulling Ads From YouTube Over Extremist Content - Newsmax;

AT&T, Verizon Pulling Ads From YouTube Over Extremist Content - Newsmax

NewsmaxAT&T, Verizon Pulling Ads From YouTube Over Extremist ContentNewsmaxAT&T and Verizon are pulling their ads from YouTube, saying Google's algorithmic ad-placement software could put their ads on extremist websites or next to similar content. The move doesn't appear to affect ads the companies buy to be next to Google ...and more »

Verizon and AT&T next to boycott advertising on Google's network - CIOL;

Verizon and AT&T next to boycott advertising on Google's network - CIOL

CIOLVerizon and AT&T next to boycott advertising on Google's networkCIOLAlong with Havas, the world's sixth-largest advertising and marketing company, AT&T and Verizon have also joined the boycott against Google for displaying their brand's ads alongside controversial content – videos promoting terrorism or anti-Semitism.and more »

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

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

Fox BusinessGoogle's Eric Schmidt Responds to Verizon, AT&T Pulling Ads From YouTubeFox BusinessAlphabet 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 »

AT&T & Verizon Suspend Marketing Advertisements from YouTube - Zacks.com

AT&T & Verizon Suspend Marketing Advertisements from YouTubeZacks.comU.S. telecom behemoths AT&T Inc. (T - Free Report) and Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ - Free Report) have decided to suspend their marketing campaign on Google's YouTube site. The reason behind the decision is the appearance of their ads alongside ...and more »

CMO Today: Google Controversy Escalates as AT&T, Verizon Pull Ads - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

CMO Today: Google Controversy Escalates as AT&T, Verizon Pull Ads - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)CMO Today: Google Controversy Escalates as AT&T, Verizon Pull AdsWall Street Journal (subscription)GOOGLE'S BAD WEEK: Google's ad saga has spread beyond the U.K., as brands including AT&T, Verizon, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson & Johnson, Enterprise Holdings Inc. and distiller Beam Suntory Inc. said they were also suspending or canceling at least ...and more »

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

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

Irish IndependentGoogle advertising boycotts spreads from Ireland to the USIrish IndependentAN 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 »

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

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

Fast CompanyFacebook has more 18-year-old male users than there are living on Earth todayFast CompanyThat 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 boycott: US firms Verizon, AT&T and Johnson & Johnson pull ads from YouTube over hate videos - The Independent;

Google boycott: US firms Verizon, AT&T and Johnson & Johnson pull ads from YouTube over hate videos - The Independent

The IndependentGoogle boycott: US firms Verizon, AT&T and Johnson & Johnson pull ads from YouTube over hate videosThe IndependentVerizon, AT&T and Johnson & Johnson have joined a long list of corporate giants to suspend advertising deals with Google, shrugging off the tech company's commitment to cracking down on clients' content appearing alongside extremist media on video ...and more »

AT&T, Verizon join Google ad boycott - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog);

AT&T, Verizon join Google ad boycott - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)AT&T, Verizon join Google ad boycottCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Washington, United States, Mar 23 – AT&T and Verizon on Wednesday joined global firms pulling ads from Google, saying they did not want their brands associated with inappropriate content on the internet giant. The moves ...and more »

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

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

EngadgetAT&T, Verizon join companies pulling ads from Google and YouTubeEngadgetYouTube 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 »