The micro-blogging site will now tailor its promoted tweets based on your location and device.
Good luck escaping the barrage of ads during the second day of Comic-Con, but there's more going on than the full-court press. A-list comics creators demonstrate how they work, and an awards ceremony acknowledges the best of them.
Instructions for blocking rollover "keyword" ads in Safari with the aid of PithHelmet.
The 'microblogging' company, still hot among the geek set but in need of a source of revenue, indicates that it may be testing an ad strategy.
Odds and Ends: Advertisements in paid iTunes content; Apple Knowledge Base updates
Some users visiting Yahoo.com are redirected to sites armed with code that exploits vulnerabilities in Java and installs a variety of different malware.
Yahoo says that mostly non-mobile Windows users in Europe were attacked, but hasn't provided any public guidance on the number of affected users or what they should do.
All the top desktop browsers now can use a plug-in that blocks Web site ads -- except for nonintrusive ones from companies that pay to be whitelisted.
The Facebook-owned entity has hooked a really big fish in the advertising world.
The social network appears to be struggling with making a TV-like ad unit that won't alienate users.