Tag: Ads

Supreme Court
SC notice on plea against using public funds on govt advertisements

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to Centre and state governments on a plea by NGO Common Cause seeking direction to prohibit state governments from publishing advertisements outside territory of their respective state, except when they are doing it to invite stakeholders for business summits/conclaves or to attract tourism, and private investments.

  • Monday, 26 September 2022
Netflix set to stream ads this year amid slow user growth
Netflix set to stream ads this year amid slow user growth

According to the report, a recent note to employees said that Netflix executives are now aiming to introduce the ad tier at some point in the last three months of 2022.

  • Wednesday, 11 May 2022
Facebook admits using your phone number to provide targeted ads

San Francisco: Facebook has admitted that the phone numbers that its users provide for security purposes are being used to target them with ads, the media reported. “We use the information people provide to offer a better, more personalised experience on Facebook, including ads,” a Facebook spokesperson was quoted as saying by TechCrunch on Thursday. […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Facebook bans cryptocurrency ads on its platforms

San Francisco: Facebook has banned ads that promote initial coin offerings (ICOs), cryptocurrency like Bitcoin and binary options trading from its platforms, including Instagram, Audience Network and Messenger. The new policy prohibits ads that promote financial products and services that are frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices, Facebook said in a statement late on […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Facebook Not To Sell Ads On WhatsApp

San Francisco: Facebook has reportedly decided not to sell ads on WhatsApp – a controversial plan that forced Brian Acton and Jan Koum, who founded the mobile messaging service, to quit nearly two years ago. According to a The Wall Street Journal report, WhatsApp in recent months disbanded a team that had been established to […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021