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The Adotas Video section focuses on the news and happenings of the online video advertising marketplace, from pre-roll and in-stream to branded content and innovative formats. Adotas is proud to provide complete coverage of the online video advertising marketplace so you can remain informed and competitive.



Dave Otten, CEO of JW Player, On How Global Appeal of Video Continues to Grow

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December 12th 2014
Author
Adotas

The global appeal of video continues to grow. JW Player, a leading online and mobile video platform and player technology company, says one in seven people on the planet and one in three people in the United States and Europe watch online video content delivered by it each month. “We are ... more...

DigitalSherpa Shares 25 Reasons Why Smartphone Users Love Video Viewing

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December 11th 2014
Author
Adotas

Video is the way to deliver info, fun and facts. The 14% increase in smartphone video viewing that’s predicted for 2015 –by eMarketer –proves it. Almost a quarter of a billion people will get in on digital video viewing next year–and half of them will be on smartphones. Mobile video content ... more...

Instagram Hits 300 Million Active Users, Announces Verified Accounts And Better Spam Filtering

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December 10th 2014
Author
Adotas

Instagram announced it now has 300 million active users. They’ve added 100 million actives just nine months after announcing its 200th—but that doesn’t mean it’s making money. Too bad a picture isn’t worth 1,000 dollars—instead of 1,000 words! The photo sharing company, which was bought by Facebook in 2012 for a ... more...

Sizmek Presents Ads of the Week: November 17th – November 21st

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November 21st 2014
Author
Sizmek

A new movie from DreamWorks, a new game from Ubisoft, and new tasty breads from McDonald’s – our ads of the week showcase of how big brands get the small details right. Check out how smart synchronization in these ads brings together animated components in clever and engaging ways. Country: France Advertiser: ... more...

Video Syndication Then and Now: An Industry Legacy By Default

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November 18th 2014
Author
Tim Mahlman

It’s 10 p.m. – do you know where your video content is? Traditional video syndication has left the web a veritable minefield for brands trying to find an audience for their videos. It’s an archaic practice in an age where a reputable video appearing on an inappropriate website (or next to ... more...

MediaMath Acquires Rare Crowds, CEO Eric Picard To Become VP of Strategic Partnerships

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November 10th 2014
Author
Adotas

MediaMath today announces the acquisition of Rare Crowds, a technology company building innovative solutions to find marketer-defined target audiences across display, mobile, video and social. Rare Crowds’ open source technology, OpenAdStack, uses combinatorial optimization techniques and machine learning algorithms to find extremely targeted media that is ... more...

HyprMX Expands to Bring More Brand Video to Mobile, Hires AdColony’s Joel Chang

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November 10th 2014
Author
Adotas

HyprMX, the adtech company that brings Fortune 500 brand video advertising to mobile apps, just announced new integrations with 50 titles on Android and iOS systems. The company has  integrated into 50 titles from a dozen mobile app publishers. Major mobile publishers and their top titles now running HyprMX include: ●     ... more...

Vidible’s Co-Founder Tim Mahlman Talks Challenges And Solutions In Video Advertising

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November 3rd 2014
Author
Caroline Albanese

Tim Mahlman, the co-founder and president of Vidible, is directing a company with an expected 300% growth this year. Over the summer,  Vidible served over 2.5 billion video impressions in August and averages 3,000 videos ingested into the platform per day. The company currently houses over 250,000 videos in its system with ... more...

Honda’s Double-Sided Story on YouTube Allows Users to Switch Between Perfectly Parallel Lives

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October 30th 2014
Author
Adotas

­­ This may be the coolest ad you’ll see on YouTube today. Honda and Wieden + Kennedy London created the incredibly innovated “doubled-sided story” on Youtube to promote its two cars, the Civic and the Civic Type R.  The dual-sided story is three minutes long (six if you want them separated) and ... more...

Google’s Missed Third-Quarter Earnings Highlights Questions for Internet Giant

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October 20th 2014
Author
Adotas

Last week, Google’s shares fell in late trading after the Internet giant missed earnings expectations. Google reported its third-quarter profit slipped to $2.81 billion, or $4.09 a share, from $2.97 billion, or $4.38 a share, a year ago. On an adjusted basis, Google earned $6.35 a share, falling short of $6.54 a ... more...