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Yahoo reveals advertising deal with Google

Yahoo is now looking toward what might have been seen as an unlikely source (before today) for online advertising: Google.

By Feb. 6, 2013

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Has content become advertising for advertising?

The rise of ads that follow users around the web is helping fuel the rise of subpar content--though maybe not for long.

By Oct. 25, 2011

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Firefox patch to block third-party advertising cookies

New policy will prevent ad networks from tracking users' browser activity, a move one ad exec called a "nuclear first strike."

By Feb. 24, 2013

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Instagram inks its first advertising agency deal

The Facebook-owned entity has hooked a really big fish in the advertising world.

By Mar. 7, 2014

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Facebook users seek answers on advertising, privacy

During the open period for voting on changes in Facebook's data use policy, the company's privacy executives field questions in a live Web Q&A -- but don't explain much.

By Dec. 4, 2012

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Twitter predicts users' gender for targeted advertising

Are women about to get more promoted tweets for cosmetics, while men get power tools?

By Oct. 25, 2012

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AdBlock Plus spreads its gospel of unintrusive Net advertising

A new manifesto from an ad-blocking company Eyeo tries to build support for the idea that some ads are OK. That's good for its business, since big advertisers pay to get on its whitelist.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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AT&T sheds directories, advertising business

The telecommunications giant is selling the assets to Cerberus, but will get a 47 percent stake in the new venture.

By Apr. 9, 2012

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Twitter expands advertising to a much broader audience

It unveils "interest targeting," in which advertisers can pay to put tweets in front of users based on their interests. That's potentially a much larger group than advertisers could previously address.

By Aug. 30, 2012