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Sandberg: Bring the personal touch to Facebook ads

Facebook's operations chief warns that users might banish traditional advertising the way they ignore annoying friends. Precise targeting means it doesn't have to be that way.

By June 18, 2014

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Facebook will let you control which ads you see

Don't care for that car ad? Soon, Facebook will explain why it's there -- and give you the power to tune out those kinds of pitches.

By June 12, 2014

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How to reduce the number of ads in Gmail

You can’t stop Google from scanning your inbox or serving you ads, but you can opt out of receiving personalized ads in Gmail. And you can eliminate one prominent ad banner altogether.

By April 18, 2014

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Apple looks to revamp iAd to lure more advertisers

The update to Apple's mobile-advertising platform would allow marketers to "retarget" ads based on a user's behavior within different apps.

By October 16, 2014

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Apple aims to target ads based on your mood

A freshly published Apple patent application envisions the delivery of targeted ads based on your mood, behavior, and other seemingly intangible characteristics.

By January 23, 2014

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Immersion looks to shake up mobile videos with touch feedback

The company unveils TouchSense Engage, which uses touch feedback technology to simulate the roar of a crowd or the boom of an explosion.

By September 22, 2014

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Twitter's 'tailored ads' know more about you

The information network is letting advertisers use browser cookie data and customer databases to retarget prospects with promoted tweets.

By July 3, 2013

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Instagram rolling out ads to US users next week

Starting from next week, Instagram users in the US will see ads placed in their stream. Here is what they will look like.

By October 24, 2013

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The risk of the female game protagonist

It's 2014, yet mainstream gaming still hasn't twigged to the fact that women play games. Why aren't there more playable women, and what can be done about it?

By August 6, 2014

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How to opt out of some targeted Google ads

Targeted ads are nothing new, but the search engine giant is about to make them a lot more personal. Here's how to keep your search criteria and other information out of the ad mix.

By October 14, 2013