Big Data’s Impact on Advertising


Big data is a megatrend, and one that has bulldozed its way into a variety of industries and causes. It’s not just a small chain of disruptions, but rather a complete evolution. Healthcare, aviation, education and job training are all excellent examples of how big data is changing the current landscape. Healthcare, in particular, will […]. Big Data CTO Cyber Security News

Facebook gives sensitive user information to advertisers, White House emails not protected, Discounted cyber insurance, Intel’s unethical conduct


Facebook lets advertisers target users based on sensitive interests CTOvision has been tracking the Facebook data issues for quite a while and will continued to keep you in the loop (see The Ethics Of […]. These are some of the cybersecurity stories CTOvision is tracking. For others see our portal into all things cybersecurity and cyberwar.

How CRM Data Can Help Your Social Advertising Campaigns

IT Toolbox

Pay-per-click (PPC) advertising on social media platforms is a great way to get customers started in the sales funnel. The statistics are there to prove the effectiveness of PPC advertising, as well. Because social media are so rich in demographic information, you can really target the audience you’re going after. Research shows that

Advertising regulators to crack down on broadband speed claims

Computer Weekly

Regulators are inviting consumer input on a number of proposals on how broadband is advertised

Instagram Hits It Big: One Million Companies Now Advertising On Instagram

IT Toolbox

Instagram, a Facebook owned photo sharing site, has reached 1 million companies using its social media platform to advertise their products to Instagrammers

See The Forest For The Trees In Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica Problem

Forrester IT

social marketing social media ad targeting advertising data data breach facebook privacy social advertising social networks user dataShame on Facebook. The Cambridge Analytica scandal has exposed the social network’s egregious misstep. Here at Forrester, we are furiously fielding inquiries about what this failure to protect user data means. Most questions are immediate and tactical in nature. These questions are certainly pressing so let’s address them.

Apple’s Brand Playbook Unlocked

Forrester IT

advertising advertising agencies age of the customer Amazon B2C marketing brand building brand experience brand monitoring branding chief marketing officer (CMO) customer experience digital business digital disruption digital transformation UncategorizedDo you want to be like Apple? In 2010, Apple ranked as the 17th most valuable brand in the world. Just three years later, it had garnered the top spot and has remained there.

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The Data-Driven Marketing Revolution Will Be Televised

Forrester IT

advertising B2C marketing marketing & strategy marketing methods media media buyingI recently heard L.L. Bean’s chief sales and brand officer walk through the company’s brand refresh and corresponding marketing campaign.

The advertising tech powering the 2016 election

Tech Republic Big Data

How data firm Targeted Victory uses automation, machine learning, and Adobe Spark to microtarget voters online, on TV screens, and on smartphones to raise big money for political campaigns

Mobile advertiser tracked users' locations, without their consent, FTC alleges

Network World

One major mobile advertiser allegedly did just that. InMobi is headquartered in India and partners with thousands of apps to offer advertising. The privacy settings on your phone don’t mean much if tech companies choose to ignore them. The company InMobi was secretly tracking user locations, regardless of consent, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission alleged on Wednesday. The motive: to serve location-based ads over mobile apps.

Marketers, You Desperately Need A New Mindset

Forrester IT

advertising age of the customer B2B marketing B2C marketing brand building brand experience communications culture customer engagement customer understanding emotion marketing & strategy

What The Cambridge Analytica / Facebook Drama Tells Us About The New Brand Safety

Forrester IT

advertising branding marketing & strategy social media MarketingWe didn’t think the Cambridge Analytica story could get any darker, but clearly it has. Yesterday the New York Times reported that Cambridge Analytica filed for bankruptcy as clients flee the firm post improper data harvesting and suspect targeting practices for election manipulation. The article disclosed that Cambridge Analytica had been planning to reorganize with […].

A Renewed Vision For WPP

Forrester IT

advertising agencies chief marketing officer (CMO) digital agenciesThe news of Martin Sorrell’s resignation signals a crisis for WPP; its stock dropped 7% Monday and further fueled discussion of breaking up the company into smaller pieces.

Zuckerberg vs. US Senate, Round 1: Reasonable Expectations

Forrester IT

advertising GDPR privacy ad targeting cambridge analytica ethics facebook“…would not reasonably expect.” Those four words form the basis of a fair and ethical data practice. Today, as he was questioned by the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees, Mark Zuckerberg made it clear that, even now, he isn’t concerned with what users might reasonably expect him to do with their data, as long […].

Could Your Company Benefit From a Blended Agency Model?

Forrester IT

The media agency brings buying clout that is onerous to replicate for firms that are not a top 10 advertiser. advertising agencies chief marketing officer (CMO) digital agencies

Election Tech: Why social media is more powerful than advertising

Tech Republic Big Data

In a confusing and unconventional presidential campaign primary cycle, one clear trend emerged: Data-driven marketing is the future of politics and business

Modernize Your Martech Stack for Moments

Forrester IT

advanced analytics advertising artificial intelligence (AI) B2C marketing customer engagement customer experience management marketing automation marketing organization & culture online marketing technologyThe world is changing and with it, consumers’ expectations of experiences and communication from brands.

Amazon’s Multi-billion Dollar Ad Business Propels Its Profitability

Forrester IT

advertising age of the customer Amazon B2C marketing ecommerce amazonYesterday, Thursday April 26, Amazon released its Q1 2018 financial results. The results? They knocked it out of the park. In fact, Jim Cramer on CNBC called it “the best quarter I’ve ever seen from a company.” ” I would argue it’s ‘the best quarter ever’ because of a little known business that Amazon has — […].

Google Announces Links within Mobile Apps


For websites with lots of Internet traffic, turning visits into profits with successful advertising is immensely important. For a while now, online advertising has meant more than just sending thousands of messages to unknown addresses – advertisements now target specific individuals with specific products, complete with colors, animations, and helpful links. And Google wants to provide businesses with the advertising models to replace them. By ShannonPerry.

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CIOs and CMOs: What’s Going On With This Relationship?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Specifically, the arrival of such new technologies as social media and mobile advertising means that the CMO is going to have to learn more about how IT systems work than ever before. Just exactly how well do the CIO and CMO get along? Image Credit: Melissa.

What Could Save Media Businesses - Social, Agile, and.

Social, Agile and Transformation

John Byrnes assessment of the issues are dead on 1) Print advertising will never come back. There are just too many options for advertisers today and too much pressure on rates. 2) Online advertising will never offset those declines nor save print. But while a mobile device works well for many users, it doesnt work well for advertisers yet. Social, Agile, and Transformation.

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Google Will Stop Reading Your Emails for Gmail Ads

Data Center Knowledge

Google is stopping one of the most controversial advertising formats. Read More. Cloud Companies Google

ASA calls for clarity on broadband speed claims

Computer Weekly

The Advertising Standards Agency turns its attention to how broadband providers advertise the speed of their packages, amid fears that consumers may be misled

NotPetya attack cost up to £15m, says UK ad agency WPP

Computer Weekly

Advertising giant was one of many companies hit in June 2017 by malware distributed through Ukrainian accounting software

UK government starts recruiting digital experts for Brexit

Computer Weekly

Department for International Trade advertises job for digital designer to support future trade arrangements

Digitalization Will Help Telecom, Cable, and Satellite Win Big

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Management Consulting advertising AT&T Business Optimization cable Charter Communications communications customer experience digital digital ads digital transformation marketing Mobile Satellite strategy Telecom telecommunications verizon WirelessAs it stands, the outlook for broadcast, cable, and telecommunications providers looks very bright. In a Q3 2017 earnings call, John J.

Driving Operational Efficiency in Telecom and Cable

Perficient - Digital Transformation

And we’ve established a new advertising and analytics organization to enhance our overall business opportunities.”. Management Consulting advertising analytics AT&T Business Optimization cable cognitive computing communications customer experience Customer Service digital digital transformation internet of things IoT machine learning Mobile operations Satellite strategy technology Telecom telecommunications Vodafone Wireless

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Yahoo confirms nearly $5bn sale deal with Verizon

Computer Weekly

Verizon Communications to boost its advertising business by acquiring Yahoo's client database in a $4.83bn deal

Facebook Seeks A Public Policy Manager, Cybersecurity Threat Disruption


My sincere hope is that one of our CTOvision readers is selected for a position that Facebook has just advertised for. The job, titled a Public Policy Manager for Cybersecurity Threat Disruption, is a recognition that the companies we trust with our data should, and will, play greater roles in protecting our data, including leaning […]. CTO Cyber Threats Cyber War News

Mick's IT Blogs: SCCM: SMS Functions missing in SCCM

Mick's IT Blog

For instance, you used to be able to re-run and advertisement on a specific machine. Re-run advertisements. List all advertisements on the machine. Labels: SCCM Rerun advertisement , SCCM WMI Repair. Micks IT Blogs. My blog is here to help solve issues I have encountered and solved, publish scripts I have written, and educate others in understanding areas that are not well covered. -->. Micks IT Blogs.

Here's how two part-time DBAs maintain mobile app ad platform Tapjoy's massive data needs

IT Toolbox

Learn how high data scale and complexity meets minimal labor for building user and advertiser loyalty

5 ERP Benefits You're Probably Overlooking

IT Toolbox

Most ERP benefits are well-known, thanks to the persistent advertising of vendors. However, it would appear that vendors are doing themselves a disservice by not advertising certain benefits as much as they deserve. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is an essential tool in the business world, as the ability to integrate a variety of business processes comes with numerous advantages.

Blockchain skills in high demand and jobs being swept up quickly

Computer Weekly

Job vacancies for people with blockchain skills are being filled in just seven days, on average, once they are advertised online