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Google ad boycott could aim ire at ad-serving software

Google ad boycott could aim ire at ad-serving software

J&J said it wanted to ensure that its product advertising did not appear on channels that promote "offensive content". The four companies said they were suspending their ads on YouTube and on Google's ad exchange after the Wall Street Journal reported that some ads were still being placed against anti-Semitic content.


Beijing turns to tech to resolve the battle of the bog rolls

Beijing turns to tech to resolve the battle of the bog rolls

If they then go back to the dispenser within nine minutes they will be denied. And according to the company who designed the device, "We brainstormed many options: fingerprints, infrared and facial recognition". "Is there not a solution somewhere between "put up a sign" and "install the sort of thing Bond villains use to secure their secret vaults"?"' American historian Jeremiah Jenne said to the New York Times .


There's no easy fix for Google's YouTube problem

There's no easy fix for Google's YouTube problem

General Motors, Walmart, Pepsico and FX Networks on Friday joined brand marketers that include Johnson & Johnson, Verizon and AT&T , which earlier in the week said they've halted YouTube advertising over brand-safety issues. According to a report by Bloomberg , the companies cancelled their spending after adverts were run "alongside offensive videos". PepsiCo has taken immediate steps to remove all advertising from non-search platforms until Google can absolutely ensure that this ...


House GOP releases budget targets, cuts

House GOP releases budget targets, cuts

House Republicans stated their goal to approach budgeting "The Minnesota Way". Dayton said he can not say much about the Republican plan until he sees more specifics. Senate Transportation Chairman Scott Newman, R-Hutchinson, said his bill would ban new money for transit, but would "slightly" increase existing funding.



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