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UPDATED: Yahoo Ad Sever Suffers Malware Attack

Written on
January 6th 2014
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – An attack on a Yahoo ad server caused it to unleash malware at the rate of 27,000 infections per hour over the past several days, according to CNN. The story reportedly was broken in a blog post from Fox-IT, a Netherlands-based firm that operates the shared Security Operations Center ... more...

Mediasmith Taps Medialets As Official 3rd-Party Server for Mobile/Tablet Advertising

Written on
June 18th 2013
Author
AdotasWire

NEW YORK, June 18, 2013 (ADOTAS) – Medialets, the essential platform for mobile and tablet advertising, announced today that Mediasmith, one of the largest independent digital media agencies in the US, has selected the platform as its third-party ad server for mobile. The partnership provides Mediasmith with comprehensive technology and ... more...

AFAIK: Honda, MediaBrix, Rightster, MediaShift, Travora Media, Adap.tv, Marketo, LSN Mobile

Written on
February 11th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Here’s what our virtual drum circle is pounding out today: Honda has partnered with MediaBrix on a fully integrated, immersive and interactive advertising experience within SongPop as part of the company’s launch of the 2013 Civic. The campaign kicked off yesterday. Honda reportedly is also the first automotive company to feature a branded ... more...

Online Video Search Is Here: New App Enables Viewing of Up to 9 Simultaneous Videos

Written on
January 23rd 2013
Author
Richard L. Tso

Ever wanted to find just the right video for your next business presentation, lecture or viewing party? With so much multimedia content scattered across the Internet, Vuemix addresses a need to have an easy way to search, stream and watch videos from a single aggregated platform. Released this week, the ... more...

Medialets Appoints Stephen Dove to SVP of Product

Written on
December 13th 2012
Author
AdotasWire

NEW YORK (December 10, 2012) – Medialets, the essential technology and creative advertising platform for mobile, tablets and connected devices, announced today the appointment of Stephen Dove (pictured) as Senior Vice President of Product. Dove is tasked with leading all Medialets product development initiatives and will be instrumental as Medialets ... more...

Verizon’s Making Money Off Your Data, So Why Not Get a Better Deal?

Written on
November 2nd 2011
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS - When Verizon changed its privacy policy last month to inform users it was collecting clickstream data, the company didn’t take to the streets, shouting through a bullhorn: “We at Verizon are now collecting your browsing, search string and location data, then melding it with demographic information and aggregating it ... more...

Is TV Everywhere for Everyone?

Written on
August 2nd 2011
Author
Adam Shlachter

ADOTAS – HBO’s famous tagline, “It’s not TV, it’s HBO,” can easily be adopted by any number of video content producers and distributors today. Substitute “HBO” for Hulu, YouTube, Netflix, VEVO or simply “video” and you can pretty easily summarize the shift happening today. Sure, TV is still the biggest ... more...

Yahoo! News Is More Popular Than Google News

Written on
December 23rd 2009
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Everyone’s favorite media conglomerate curmudgeon, Rupert Murdoch of the monstrosity that is News Corp., pitched a fit all year about Google News to just about anybody who would listen. Conferences, interviews, bar mitzvahs — if there were reporters around, he was likely to bitch about that “parasite” Google. But ... more...

Anonymous blogging is good if you’re a Cuban-exile female impersonator, bad if criticizing US government

Written on
June 15th 2009
Author
Edward Barrera

ADOTAS — A quick news glance around the blogosphere. Feds go after anonymous newspaper online commenters. (MediaPost) Free market-driven Forbes Magazine pinching pennies as it battles for advertising. (NYTimes) CNN Fail covering Iranian election promoted on Twitter. (WSJ) A Cuban exile blogger used a female internet alter ego to chat about Fidel Castro’s son. ... more...

The Election Expected To Break Online Records

Written on
November 4th 2008
Author
Kathleen

ADOTAS – This election will not be televised. Or it will be, but viewers are more likely to tune into the Internet than the boob tube, according to reports. Perhaps learning a lesson from the Olympics, most TV networks are planning to increase their Web coverage. Current TV is going so ... more...