Google also has native ads now like this DoubleClick network on the New York Times.

The ability to tell stories is a talent that serves advertising as well as journalism. Between one thing and  the other, there is a gray area in which it is not exactly known whether the material is journalistic or propaganda with content. This kind of story is not new, but its adoption by large vehicles is fairly recent, and the results are eye catching. Native ads are clearly marked as advertisements, but they can ‘cheat’ those who see them, as they use language, style of writing, and design very similar to editorial content. When advertisers think of native ads, they think of something that refersRead More →

LinkedIn New Objective Based Ads Campaign Creation

LinkedIn’s ad experience is not great. Considering it’s the main work related social media platform, their paid advertisement experience should be great. Lots of companies spend their money on that platform and even after a few years of paid ads on there, that experience continues to suck. Below I discuss some issues I have, and propose a few LinkedIn sponsored content best practices to help you keep your campaigns organized. view full post »Read More →

Copper CRM Logo, previously called Prosperworks.

Getting to know your customers is important to any business. You need to know what they want and what they don’t want. And be able to monitor when deals are closed, or when a transaction isn’t completed is useful to know where to improve. Being able to evaluate your sales and marketing efforts is really critical to any business so companies can use a CRM to do this as you can track customer behaviors and habits, as well as predict trends and sales. view full post »Read More →

Technoloman on Chroma Key on OBS Studio.

Hello, here is Max Francisco from Technoloman.com and today I will be showing you how to build a cheap green screen for Chroma key. Then using your android phone as a web cam using DroidCam app, then put both of them together on OBS to add the chroma key filter, select the web cam source and add gameplay or a browser window as background to your video as you record or stream. view full post »Read More →

CCTV camera.

It’s no secret that computers and phones collect information about you. If you’ve been searching something online, you’re likely to get recommendations based on whatever that item was the next time you go on Amazon or eBay. That’s not too much of a problem for most people but we constantly hear people talking about how the government are constantly tracking your phone and listening to your conversations. That’s not likely, but with so many crazy rumours flying around about online surveillance, it’s hard to separate fact from fiction. view full post »Read More →

The Brazilian website Tecmundo reported today that Anonymous invaded the Friboi database this morning (Saturday, 20th). Friboi is a meat company that belongs to JBS, a company that is involved in a bribing scandal with the Brazilian government. According to a manifesto sent to TecMundo, the hacker group has several access passwords, in addition to having deployed users in the database and to be monitoring the local navigation. view full post »Read More →

Brazilian boy disappeared left a paiting in his room.

The young Bruno de Melo Silva Borges, 24, has been missing since last Monday (April 27 2017). Bruno was last seen during a family lunch, in the city of Rio Branco, in Acre. The case took over the internet: upon entering the young man’s room, the family found the walls filled with messages, Gnostic symbols, a statue of the philosopher Giordano Bruno, which was estimated at $ 7,000 and 14 books encrypted written by the young man himself by hand. view full post »Read More →

Methbot revenue compared to other ad fraud operations revenues.

On December 20, researchers from White Ops reported that a scheme dubbed “Methbot,” is a Russian operation set up to watch up to 300 million video-based adverts automatically every day. Their research has uncovered a bot farm that is estimated to be fraudulently stealing millions in revenue from online video advertising companies. view full post »Read More →