Richard Stallman, the grand old man of open source software and president of the Free Software Foundation, is calling Canonical’s Ubuntu Linux “spyware” and calling on the open source community to uninstall the software, shun the company, and “give Canonical whatever rebuff is needed to make it stop.”
Despite the massive growth of Android smartphones, advertisers still covet iPhone users more than any other platform.
The problem with most digital display advertising is that its rarely as compelling as the content it runs besides on a webpage.
YC company LeanMarket launches a real-time bidding platform for mobile ad exchanges.
Solve Media is trying to defeat bots in the advertising industry. It created a new type of advertising that makes people prove they are humans, and now the company is bringing together some well-known names in security to form the "Security Advisory Council."
Kapture wants to pay users for taking photos of themselves alongside brands and sharing the photos on social networks.
Three companies, over $30 million, and its not even noon on the West Coast.
Online advertising agency Federated Media announced today that it's eliminating its direct display advertising business.
Facebook this week started offering its most popular members, those with more than 5,000 friends and subscribers, the chance to pay to promote their own status updates to get more visibility.
Mobile ad marketplace Medialets raises $10 million in its third round of funding.
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German mobile marketing platform Trademob raises $15 million in its second round of funding.
Rather than hearing the ominous product spokesman voice, Apple has chosen to play a duet between the devices.
Social network giant Facebook might be recycling an old idea as a way for it to generate a new source of revenue and become just a bit more useful to its users.
Digital advertising startup isocket closed an $8 million round of funding, the company announced today.
Forty-one million visitors. Nine hundred sixty million pageviews. Three days.
Last week Google stock crashed 10%, shedding about $21 billion in market value, when its earnings were prematurely released. Google revenue was up ... but profit was down.
Microsoft has unveiled several fun video ads that encourage people to dive into its new Windows 8 operating system, which debuts this Friday.
It seems almost certain that Apple will announce an iPad Mini tomorrow in San Jose. And for several reasons, advertisers can't wait.
Before we wake up bright and early tomorrow with a new storm of stories for you, here are the five we thought were some of our best this week.