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OPINION: 2014 Will Be the Death of Mobile Advertising

Written on
January 8th 2014
Author
Jeff Lanctot

ADOTAS – If 2013 was (finally) the year of mobile advertising, 2014 will be the death of it. Not because the importance of mobile will diminish. Rather, it will become so vital to marketers that the idea of planning mobile in a silo will quickly seem dated. Consumers already move freely between ... more...

Aaron Swartz, 1986-2013: Reaction and Tributes from the Twitterverse

Written on
January 14th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

(PHOTO BY SAGE ROSS VIA WIKIPEDIA) The death of Reddit co-founder and computer activist Adam Swartz on Friday has, understandably, been a hot topic on Twitter. Read more… Subscribe to the free Adotas.com Newsletter addthis_url = 'http%3A%2F%2Fwww.adotas.com%2F2013%2F01%2Faaron-swartz-1986-2013-reaction-and-tributes-from-the-twitterverse%2F'; addthis_title = 'Aaron+Swartz%2C+1986-2013%3A+Reaction+and+Tributes+from+the+Twitterverse'; addthis_pub = 'adotas'; more...

Facebook of the Dead: Are You Marketing to an Unreachable Audience?

Written on
November 1st 2012
Author
Mike Daly

“FarmVille: Gail Glasbury likes this.” Really? She’s Facebooking from the grave? It was almost two years ago that I learned – via Facebook, no less – that Gail (not her real name) had died unexpectedly in her sleep at the age of 50. Since then, every so often, I get an ... more...

Even in death, Zango still loses

Written on
June 30th 2009
Author
Edward Barrera

ADOTAS — The adware shop may have closed its doors, and its CEO in financial ruin, but its lawsuits will be affecting other adware companies now. But at least one lawsuit has come nearer to death. A federal appellate court ruled against Zango in its dispute with spyware removal vendor Kaspersky Lab, ... more...