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Although our services extend beyond the Web, Twitter ranks as one of the most popular sites on the Internet. Over the years, we've resisted introducing a traditional Web advertising model because we wanted to optimize for value before profit. The open exchange of information creates opportunities for individuals, organizations, and...
Hello World

Advertisements come to the Tumblr Dashboard -- and users already hate them

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For Tumblr fans, May has been one nightmare after another Less than two weeks after Yahoo shelled out $1.1 billion for Tumblr, the social network is getting its first batch of web advertisements. And while the move was in motion long before the Yahoo acquisition, it probably doesn’t look that way to...
Advertisements come to the Tumblr Dashboard -- and users already hate them

Google quarterly financial statement out early, shares pummeled

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Google's third-quarter financial results are out early and its shares are taking a beating because the company missed revenue and net income expectations. Revenue came in at $14.10 billion for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2012, up 45 percent year on year, according to what looks like a draft...
Google quarterly financial statement out early, shares pummeled

With Connect, Getty Images Leaps Into The 21st Century

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Getty Images is getting with the 21st century today.With its new Connect system, Getty is making it easier for web publishers and certain platforms like blogging tools to embed Getty's image products in their online publications than it may have been before. This is clever, definitely designed to boost revenues,...
With Connect, Getty Images Leaps Into The 21st Century

Yahoo profit jumps by 36 percent amid a decline in revenue

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Yahoo's profits rose more than 30 percent in the first quarter, due to a variety of factors including lowered operating costs, though sales at the company declined.Net earnings for the quarter ended March 31 were US$390 million, a 36 percent increase from the same quarter last year, Yahoo reported...
Yahoo profit jumps by 36 percent amid a decline in revenue

Like a Sociopathic Ex, Porn Sites Claim They Did Not Give You Digital STDs

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(Photo: 24fix.co.uk) According to one British researcher, users who visit popular porn sites like PornHub and xHamster have a 42 percent chance of contracting digital STDs (a.k.a. malware) on their computers. Naturally, online porn purveyors sites did not take kindly to the study, which they say overinflated the risk. PornHub...
Like a Sociopathic Ex, Porn Sites Claim They Did Not Give You Digital STDs
Google forges a deal to resolve EU’s anti-competitive search claims
Google gets serious about toolbar scams with new ad policy, forcing AVG to retreat

Exclusive: BermanBraun Buys Most of Shelby Bonnie's Whiskey Media

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In a deal that was just signed, longtime Silicon Valley exec Shelby Bonnie has sold his social publishing start-up, Whiskey Media, to Santa Monica-based entertainment and interactive production company BermanBraun. As part of the deal, BermanBraun will get three key sites of San Francisco-based Whiskey, including video entertainment-focused Screened,...
Exclusive: BermanBraun Buys Most of Shelby Bonnie's Whiskey Media
Better than Nielsen: Twitter breaks down TV behavior by demographics, device, and genre

Twitter To Show You Ads Based On What You Tweet

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Twitter's advertising system is getting a boost that might improve how accurately it reaches twitterers. Twitter is going to target advertising at its users based on what they type--in addition to its existing keyword targeting that delivers ads to users based on what content they consume through the social...
Twitter To Show You Ads Based On What You Tweet

Twitter Ads Now Reach All U.S. Businesses

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Twitter's slowly evolving ad business has reached a new threshold: No longer invite-only, all businesses can apply...if they're in the U.S. Twitter has switched from an invite-only model and has opened the doors to its advertising services to all business partners who may want to pay for the social...
Twitter Ads Now Reach All U.S. Businesses

Meet new friends with Skout

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Skout is an iOS app from the company of the same name. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store. It has been available for a while now, but has recently begun a promotional campaign via the official iOS Facebook app. Skout is a mobile-social network designed...
Meet new friends with Skout

Sonic Notify Launches Platform For Broadcasters And Retailers To Connect With Mobile Apps Through Audio Signals

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Since 2011, Sonic Notify has been working on a platform that will allow broadcasters, retailers, and events organizers to instantly provide users with multimedia content and deals, through audio recognition technology that instantly triggers push notifications and alerts through mobile apps. Now that technology is live, enabling anyone with an...
Sonic Notify Launches Platform For Broadcasters And Retailers To Connect With Mobile Apps Through Audio Signals
The iPad Mini Is The Ideal Second Screen Companion
Google's Safari cookie evasion may cost it $22.5M, the FTC's largest fine ever

How to sacrifice your online privacy for fun and profit

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You have value--and not just as a good friend, loving family member, and upstanding member of society. You're also a valuable commodity that companies buy and sell. Your age, browsing habits, and friends lists are all hot properties. And yes, all this data is recorded, packaged, and sold to the...
How to sacrifice your online privacy for fun and profit

Privacy group wants FTC to examine Facebook-Datalogix partnership

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The U.S. Federal Trade Commission should analyze Facebook's relationship with a data marketer to ensure it doesn't violate the social networking site's recently approved settlement, the Electronic Privacy Information Center said Monday. Facebook is working with Datalogix, a company based in Colorado that specializes in collecting data from retailers...
Privacy group wants FTC to examine Facebook-Datalogix partnership

JOB OF THE WEEK: Yield Optimization Analyst

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Check out the Business Insider Jobs section >> As part of our new partnership with SimplyHired.com, each week we'll feature one of the awesome jobs advertised on the Business Insider jobs board. Yield Optimization Analyst Business Insider New York, NY Why it’s cool: If you're reading this then you already know...
JOB OF THE WEEK: Yield Optimization Analyst

What Advertising Model On Twitter Will Really Make Money?

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Twitter advertising has been a controversial topic for some time. Initially, people hated the idea of advertising by people they follow. The controversy initially started with IZEA and their SponsoredTweets as well as Magpie and Ad.ly. Mostly, people hated the idea, but there was no denying that popular Twitter users...
What Advertising Model On Twitter Will Really Make Money?

After Google disappoints, Page points at future growth chances

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Google CEO Larry Page tried to put a positive spin on his company's poor third-quarter financial results, which were released prematurely Thursday and triggered a panicked stock sell-off before trading was abruptly halted. During a conference call with financial analysts, Page said the quarter had been a strong one...
After Google disappoints, Page points at future growth chances

Kiip opens up rewards platform to all app developers, announces $100k developer fund

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Creating a sticky game that keeps players coming back for more is trick in and of itself. Once you’ve made the app and released it into the wild, finding a way to make money with it is even trickier. That’s where Kiip saw a need and came to the rescue...
Kiip opens up rewards platform to all app developers, announces $100k developer fund

Foursquare hires former iAd exec Steven Rosenblatt to lead monetization efforts

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According to a report by AdAge, location-based check-in service foursquare is starting to get serious about making money. It has hired former Apple iAd exec Steven Rosenblatt as Revenue Chief, the first such role the company has had in its history. Foursquare has shown that its serious about getting more...
Foursquare hires former iAd exec Steven Rosenblatt to lead monetization efforts

3 Billion Image Views Later, Fotopedia Signs More Advertisers, Prepares To Launch Self-Serve Ads

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In June, Fotopedia, the company best known for its beautiful iPad travel magazines, launched its current ad model with partners like Flipboard, Jetsetter and National Geographic. Today, after serving over 3 billion images since its launch, Fotopedia also announced that it has signed luxury travel site Splendia as a new...
3 Billion Image Views Later, Fotopedia Signs More Advertisers, Prepares To Launch Self-Serve Ads

MOG's Music-Focused Ad Network Sold To Townsquare Media

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Before it was a music streaming service that was acquired by Beats, MOG was a music blog network. It launched in 2008 as the MOG Music Network, an ad network to monetize that content. Townsquare Media has acquired that last part of MOG. MOG operated one of the most important...
MOG's Music-Focused Ad Network Sold To Townsquare Media

Dan Loeb Has Launched A Whole Blog About His Fight With Yahoo

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We already know that Third Point's Dan Loeb minces no words when it comes to his investments. We also already know that the hedge funder and  activist investor has had "words" for Yahoo's board. But it seems leaked Third Point letters aren't enough for Loeb, now he's going to...
Dan Loeb Has Launched A Whole Blog About His Fight With Yahoo

Fast-growing HasOffers raises $9.4M, promises to keep 'bootstrapper spirit' alive

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HasOffers CEO Peter Hamilton with co-founders Lee and Lucas Brown HasOffers built a pretty impressive business over the past four years, using the company’s revenue to fuel expansion as it grew to 79 employees and added profits to the bottom line. Now, after bootstrapping their way to success, the team...
Fast-growing HasOffers raises $9.4M, promises to keep 'bootstrapper spirit' alive

European Commission: Google Rigs Online Ads

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Is Google abusing its dominant position in online advertising and content delivery? On the very day when Google participated in a celebration of the free flow of information, a European Commission vice president warned that his office is within weeks of filing a formal Statement of Objections. European Commission...
European Commission: Google Rigs Online Ads

BuzzFeed Partners With CNN, Will Invest Low "Eight-Digit Sum" In YouTube News Channel

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Social news site and meme aggregator Buzzfeed is partnering with CNN and YouTube to create a new online-video channel called “CNN BuzzFeed” that will be unveiled later today. Chief operating officer Jon Steinberg told the Wall Street Journal that BuzzFeed plans to invest a low “eight-digit sum” over two years...
BuzzFeed Partners With CNN, Will Invest Low "Eight-Digit Sum" In YouTube News Channel

Former Apple Exec On Why iAd Struggled (AAPL)

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Apple's mobile advertising department got off to a bad start when it launched in 2010, as the company struggled to sign on advertising partners. Now we know part of the reason why. Mike Owen, who worked as a senior manager at iAd until the beginning of this year, explained in...
Former Apple Exec On Why iAd Struggled (AAPL)
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