AT&T, Verizon join Google ad boycott - Capital 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 ...

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 ...

Major advertisers including AT&T and Verizon have stopped advertising on YouTube - Fast Company

Both companies have joined others, including Johnson & Johnson, GlaxoSmithKline, the Guardian newspaper, U.K. supermarket giant Sainsbury's, Toyota, Volkswagen, and Havas, in halting their ads on YouTube and on Google's display network after it ...

Google's ad crisis deepens as companies freeze spending - Computer Business Review

Google's advertising crisis has deepened as some of the global biggest marketers move to freeze spending on running ads on YouTube and the internet giant's display network. The marketers cited concerns over the appearance of their ads alongside ...

Google's advertising crisis goes global - MyBroadband

Google's “advertising crisis” has gone global after top marketers like AT&T and Johnson & Johnson stopped spending on YouTube and Google's ad display network. According to a report by Bloomberg, the companies cancelled their spending after adverts ...

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 ...

The 6 stories PR pros need to know on Thursday morning, 3.23.2017 - PRWeek

The latest on the London attack; Verizon, AT&T join Google ad boycott; Mercury names six agency leaders as partners; Nominations open for PRWeek's 40 Under 40 2017; and other news to know. News. Share0 Tweet0 Share0 Share0. Leading Thursday ...

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 ...

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

Verizon, AT&T, 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 ...

AT&T, Verizon halt Google ads over extremist videos - WCYB

AT&T, Verizon, Enterprise and Johnson & Johnson have halted ads on certain Google platforms after major brands learned their promotional posts were appearing alongside extremist content. "We are deeply concerned that our ads may have appeared ...

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 ...

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 ...

AT&T, other US advertisers quit Google, YouTube over extremist videos - WTSP.com

SAN FRANCISCO — AT&T, Verizon, Johnson & Johnson and other major U.S. advertisers are pulling hundreds of millions of dollars in business from Google and its video service YouTube despite the Internet giant's pledge this week to keep offensive and ...

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 ...

Google advertising row spreads to US brands - Starr 103.5 FM

At least four major US firms have pulled millions of dollars in advertising from Google's platform amid rows over extremist content. The Times reported that telecoms firms AT&T and Verizon, as well as car rental company Enterprise and pharmaceutical ...

Johnson & Johnson, Verizon and AT&T join brands to suspend YouTube advertising - CampaignLive

Three major US brands have joined the growing list of advertisers to pause advertising on YouTube following recent revelations that ads are being inadvertently placed with extremist content. Share0 Tweet0 Share0 Share0. Johnson & Johnson: among those ...

AT&T and Verizon boycott Google over ads appearing next to offensive content - The Tech Portal

Google is in trouble. AT&T and Verizon are the latest companies to pull their ads from the search engine giant's platform over reports that it wasn't doing its best to prevent their advertisements from appearing next to YouTube videos that promote ...

Google advertisement crisis spreads as biggest marketers halt spending - Financial Express

Google's advertising crisis went global after some of the biggest marketers including AT&T Inc. and Johnson & Johnson halted spending on YouTube. By: Bloomberg | Updated: March 23, 2017 1:50 PM. 7. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp.

AT&T, Verizon lead US advertisers abandoning YouTube - Telecompaper (subscription)

Google's advertising troubles have spread to the US, where major brands such as Verizon and Johnson & Johnson pulled advertising from the company's sites after it was found to be placed alongside extremist content. Other US advertisers lost include AT ...

Google's too slow in waking up to its responsibilities - CampaignLive

Google, Facebook and other platforms cannot avoid the fundamental issue - the power of publication and broadcast comes with responsibility and freedom of speech has limits. Share0 Tweet0 Share0 Share0. Google's too slow in waking up to its ...