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AdBrite to Shut Down This Friday

Written on
January 29th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Venerable ad exchange AdBrite sent an email yesterday to all of its publishers and advertisers stating that it would shutter its operations as of Friday, Feb. 1. SUBSCRIBE TO THE ADOTAS NEWSLETTER AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE! The move came after a deal to sell the company reportedly fell through, according ... more...

Controversial Philip Kaplan Out at AdBrite

Written on
June 1st 2006
Author
Sarah Novotny

Colorful and controversial dot.com site founder Philip Kaplan stepped down as AdBrite CEO, reported CNET News.com yesterday. Kaplan, 30, told the site his decision was made to hand the business to “professional management.” Kaplan is most noted for running the controversial Web site F***edCompany during the dot-com bust. “I suggested it, ... more...

Philip Kaplan Builds the Marketplace for Online Advertising

Written on
January 25th 2006
Author
Kiran Aditham

It’s quite a feat to be considered a maverick in an industry without a rulebook. Yet in just five years, Philip Kaplan has truly earned the appellation, most notably by having founded F***edCompany.com: a hugely successful website that tracked dotcom failures at a time when the online industry was crumbling ... more...