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Facebook to sunset Sponsored Stories by April

The controversial type of ad unit, which was the focus of a class action lawsuit, will soon be no more.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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AT&T says 'sponsored data' does not violate Net neutrality

AT&T's top exec in Washington denies the company's new "sponsored data" service will hurt consumers, amid claims from digital rights advocates that it violates FCC Net neutrality rules.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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AT&T dials up toll-free 'Sponsored Data' as CES starts

Long-talked about, AT&T is the first of the carriers to pull the trigger on the 1-800 equivalent of data that wouldn't count against customers' caps.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Facebook wins final approval for 'Sponsored Stories' settlement

The social network pays out $20 million and adds more user controls to settle a lawsuit over a feature that publicized users' "likes" on advertisements without permission or compensation.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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Google's sponsored products could cost you more money

A study from the Financial Times claims that products appearing at the top of a Google search are pricier than those that show up lower in the results.

By Nov. 25, 2013

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With Sponsored Updates, LinkedIn puts ads in the stream

Look familiar? The professional social network tries to boost revenue with a type of ad you're accustomed to finding on Twitter or Facebook.

By Jul. 23, 2013

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Facebook struggles with monetizing search, kills sponsored results

Though search remains a top priority for Facebook, the company hasn't mastered how to make money from queries.

By Jun. 13, 2013

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AP sells first sponsored tweets to Samsung

One of the world's oldest news services turns to one of the world's newest technologies to drum up extra revenue.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Facebook wins preliminary OK of 'Sponsored Stories' settlement

Social network agrees to pay $10 to each user who objected to having his or her name and image associated with ads.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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Facebook settles 'sponsored stories' lawsuit

The social network didn't reveal terms of the settlement, which ends a suit over a feature that would have publicized users' "likes" without permission or compensation.

By May. 22, 2012