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Study: Google AI Overviews drop to new lows

OpenAI search product is 'coming.' Atlantic CEO says

Meta tests AI comment summaries on Facebook

Trump backs TikTok amid looming U.S. ban threat

Taboola partners with Apple to manage native advertising placements

TikTok announces Eventbrite integration

Social

July 17

Pinterest develops ‘Pinterest Canvas,’ a text-to-image model

Trained with over 1.5 billion high-quality text-image pairs, Pinterest Canvas enhances existing images and products. The model excels at generating photorealistic backgrounds and allows for stylistic conditioning based on text and image prompts.

Social

July 17

Pinterest develops ‘Pinterest Canvas,’ a text-to-image model

Trained with over 1.5 billion high-quality text-image pairs, Pinterest Canvas enhances existing images and products. The model excels at generating photorealistic backgrounds and allows for stylistic conditioning based on text and image prompts.

Social

July 17

Trump backs TikTok amid looming U.S. ban threat

Ahead of the election, candidate Donald Trump emphasized the need for competition for platforms like Facebook and Instagram, as TikTok faces a potential ban. Trump's stance contrasts his previous view of TikTok as “a threat” in 2020.

Social

July 17

Trump backs TikTok amid looming U.S. ban threat

Ahead of the election, candidate Donald Trump emphasized the need for competition for platforms like Facebook and Instagram, as TikTok faces a potential ban. Trump's stance contrasts his previous view of TikTok as “a threat” in 2020.

Creator Economy

July 17

TikTok announces Eventbrite integration

TikTok users can easily host, promote, and sell event tickets directly through TikTok videos to reach a global audience. Users can also promote multiple events simultaneously and create communities such as #BookTok, #NewMusic, and #FoodTok.

Creator Economy

July 17

TikTok announces Eventbrite integration

TikTok users can easily host, promote, and sell event tickets directly through TikTok videos to reach a global audience. Users can also promote multiple events simultaneously and create communities such as #BookTok, #NewMusic, and #FoodTok.

Retail Media

July 17

Taboola partners with Apple to manage native advertising placements

Apple has authorized Taboola to sell ads in the main feeds and articles of the company’s news and stocks apps. Both apps are accessible in the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australian markets. Apple is projected to generate $10bn from advertisers this year.

Retail Media

July 17

Taboola partners with Apple to manage native advertising placements

Apple has authorized Taboola to sell ads in the main feeds and articles of the company’s news and stocks apps. Both apps are accessible in the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australian markets. Apple is projected to generate $10bn from advertisers this year.

AI

July 17

Meta tests AI comment summaries on Facebook

AI comments summaries offer brief overviews at the top of comment streams on Facebook. It mirrors X's Grok summaries exclusive to premium subscribers and YouTube's AI-generated comment summaries undergoing testing. Users are able to provide feedback on the accuracy of these summaries.

AI

July 17

Meta tests AI comment summaries on Facebook

AI comments summaries offer brief overviews at the top of comment streams on Facebook. It mirrors X's Grok summaries exclusive to premium subscribers and YouTube's AI-generated comment summaries undergoing testing. Users are able to provide feedback on the accuracy of these summaries.

Creator Economy

July 16

YouTube tests new Reddit-style ‘Community Spaces’ feature

Available for select accounts, Community Spaces are new pages for conversations between content creators and viewers, combining features from Reddit, Instagram Broadcast Channels, and Facebook Groups. The idea is to enable more engagement beyond the regular comments section.

Creator Economy

July 16

YouTube tests new Reddit-style ‘Community Spaces’ feature

Available for select accounts, Community Spaces are new pages for conversations between content creators and viewers, combining features from Reddit, Instagram Broadcast Channels, and Facebook Groups. The idea is to enable more engagement beyond the regular comments section.

Search

July 16

OpenAI search product is 'coming,' Atlantic CEO says

The Atlantic CEO, Nicholas Thompson, confirmed to The Verge that OpenAI is working on a search product and that content from his company will be included. "OpenAI has said that they’re going to build a search product and… we have allowed them to include The Atlantic."

Search

July 16

OpenAI search product is 'coming,' Atlantic CEO says

The Atlantic CEO, Nicholas Thompson, confirmed to The Verge that OpenAI is working on a search product and that content from his company will be included. "OpenAI has said that they’re going to build a search product and… we have allowed them to include The Atlantic."

Creator Economy

July 16

LinkedIn boosts B2B marketers' success with new video Ads and enhanced AI tools

LinkedIn has introduced new offers for B2B marketers featuring in-stream video ads with trusted publishers like Bloomberg and Forbes and enhanced AI capabilities through Accelerate. The updates promise more efficient campaign creation and better ROI targeting.

Creator Economy

July 16

LinkedIn boosts B2B marketers' success with new video Ads and enhanced AI tools

LinkedIn has introduced new offers for B2B marketers featuring in-stream video ads with trusted publishers like Bloomberg and Forbes and enhanced AI capabilities through Accelerate. The updates promise more efficient campaign creation and better ROI targeting.

Social

July 15

Study: Google AI Overviews drop to new lows, citing Quora and Reddit less

Google's AI Overviews now show for less than 7% of queries, a significant drop since mid-April, with major declines in education, entertainment, and e-commerce searches. Additionally, citations from Reddit and Quora within AI Overviews have dropped by 85.71% and 99.69%, respectively.

Social

July 15

Study: Google AI Overviews drop to new lows, citing Quora and Reddit less

Google's AI Overviews now show for less than 7% of queries, a significant drop since mid-April, with major declines in education, entertainment, and e-commerce searches. Additionally, citations from Reddit and Quora within AI Overviews have dropped by 85.71% and 99.69%, respectively.

Social

July 15

X's paid verification violates the EU Digital Services Act, Meta could face similar repercussions

The EU Commission has ruled that X's sale of verification ticks breaches the Digital Services Act (DSA), risking fines of up to 6% of its revenue and potential bans on its X Premium package in EU states. Elon Musk plans to challenge the decision in court, claiming the EU's demands infringe on free speech. This ruling may also impact Meta's similar verification packages in Europe.

Social

July 15

X's paid verification violates the EU Digital Services Act, Meta could face similar repercussions

The EU Commission has ruled that X's sale of verification ticks breaches the Digital Services Act (DSA), risking fines of up to 6% of its revenue and potential bans on its X Premium package in EU states. Elon Musk plans to challenge the decision in court, claiming the EU's demands infringe on free speech. This ruling may also impact Meta's similar verification packages in Europe.

E-Commerce

July 15

Amazon's new AI Shopping Assistant, Rufus is now available across the U.S

Rufus offers personalized product recommendations, customer insights, and expert advice directly within the Amazon mobile app. Rufus is powered by an internal large language model trained on Amazon's catalog, customer reviews, and web data.

E-Commerce

July 15

Amazon's new AI Shopping Assistant, Rufus is now available across the U.S

Rufus offers personalized product recommendations, customer insights, and expert advice directly within the Amazon mobile app. Rufus is powered by an internal large language model trained on Amazon's catalog, customer reviews, and web data.

E-Commerce

July 12

Amazon introduce ads for non-Amazon sellers

Amazon has rolled out a new beta feature aimed at businesses that do not sell directly on the Amazon platform. With “Sponsored Display Lead Generation”, brands can capture customer leads directly through ad interactions without redirecting them from their current browsing or shopping activities.

E-Commerce

July 12

Amazon introduce ads for non-Amazon sellers

Amazon has rolled out a new beta feature aimed at businesses that do not sell directly on the Amazon platform. With “Sponsored Display Lead Generation”, brands can capture customer leads directly through ad interactions without redirecting them from their current browsing or shopping activities.

Creator Economy

July 12

YouTube Shorts adds a range of TikTok-style features

YouTubers can now create ‘remixes’ from other videos, use auto-generated captions and AI-powered voiceovers to bring YouTube’s feature set more in line with TikTok. YouTube will also add a new Auto-Layout tool that simplifies Shorts creation from long form videos.

Creator Economy

July 12

YouTube Shorts adds a range of TikTok-style features

YouTubers can now create ‘remixes’ from other videos, use auto-generated captions and AI-powered voiceovers to bring YouTube’s feature set more in line with TikTok. YouTube will also add a new Auto-Layout tool that simplifies Shorts creation from long form videos.

Retail Market

July 11

HubSpot shares drop 12% after Google parent Alphabet withdraws from acquisition talks

Alphabet has halted acquisition talks with the software company which never reached the due diligence stage. It is thought that regulatory scrutiny could have caused the talks to break down - given the recent challenges of Amazon, with iRobot, and Microsoft, with Activision.

Retail Market

July 11

HubSpot shares drop 12% after Google parent Alphabet withdraws from acquisition talks

Alphabet has halted acquisition talks with the software company which never reached the due diligence stage. It is thought that regulatory scrutiny could have caused the talks to break down - given the recent challenges of Amazon, with iRobot, and Microsoft, with Activision.

Retial Market

July 11

X expands US payment reach with District of Columbia license approval

X has obtained a money transmitter license in the District of Columbia, moving closer to its X Payments vision. With licenses now in 31 states, X aims to enable in-stream payments and money transfers as part of Elon Musk's plan to transform the app into a comprehensive financial platform.

Retial Market

July 11

X expands US payment reach with District of Columbia license approval

X has obtained a money transmitter license in the District of Columbia, moving closer to its X Payments vision. With licenses now in 31 states, X aims to enable in-stream payments and money transfers as part of Elon Musk's plan to transform the app into a comprehensive financial platform.

E-Commerce

July 11

Amazon introduces sponsored TV Ads in the UK

Alphabet has halted acquisition talks with the software company which never reached the due diligence stage. It is thought that regulatory scrutiny could have caused the talks to break down - given the recent challenges of Amazon, with iRobot, and Microsoft, with Activision.

E-Commerce

July 11

Amazon introduces sponsored TV Ads in the UK

Alphabet has halted acquisition talks with the software company which never reached the due diligence stage. It is thought that regulatory scrutiny could have caused the talks to break down - given the recent challenges of Amazon, with iRobot, and Microsoft, with Activision.

E Commerce

July 10

Etsy shifts focus back to artisan roots amidst competition from Amazon and Temu

To “keep commerce human” Etsy is introducing new labels that clarify product origins and launched a marketing campaign highlighting the human element in its sellers' creations.

E Commerce

July 10

Etsy shifts focus back to artisan roots amidst competition from Amazon and Temu

To “keep commerce human” Etsy is introducing new labels that clarify product origins and launched a marketing campaign highlighting the human element in its sellers' creations.

Social

July 10

LinkedIn rolls out sponsored newsletters

Company pages can now pay to promote their LinkedIn newsletter in order to increase subscribers.The move comes amidst a 47% rise in newsletter engagement on LinkedIn, with over 184,000 newsletters now active on the platform.

Social

July 10

LinkedIn rolls out sponsored newsletters

Company pages can now pay to promote their LinkedIn newsletter in order to increase subscribers.The move comes amidst a 47% rise in newsletter engagement on LinkedIn, with over 184,000 newsletters now active on the platform.

E Commerce

July 10

Meta claims 22% increase in conversions with GA4 integration

Meta is encouraging advertisers to link their Google Analytics 4 (GA4) data with their ad accounts for enhanced campaign performance. The recommended approach is to apply ‘UTM tags’ to the URLs used as Meta ads landing pages.

E Commerce

July 10

Meta claims 22% increase in conversions with GA4 integration

Meta is encouraging advertisers to link their Google Analytics 4 (GA4) data with their ad accounts for enhanced campaign performance. The recommended approach is to apply ‘UTM tags’ to the URLs used as Meta ads landing pages.

Creator Economy

July 8

Netflix pushes users towards ad-based (or higher cost subscriptions) plans

Netflix is starting to phase out its most affordable ad-free plan. Soon customers will either need to pay more ($15.59 instead of $11.99) to go ad-free or move to the ad-supported tier - as Netflix looks to expand its reach for advertisers.

Creator Economy

July 8

Netflix pushes users towards ad-based (or higher cost subscriptions) plans

Netflix is starting to phase out its most affordable ad-free plan. Soon customers will either need to pay more ($15.59 instead of $11.99) to go ad-free or move to the ad-supported tier - as Netflix looks to expand its reach for advertisers.

Social

July 8

Noplace, a new social app positioned as a Gen Z Twitter, is quickly becoming one of the App Store’s most popular downloads

Created and founded by Tiffany Zhong, the platform blends elements of MySpace and Twitter and aims to reclaim a simpler, ad-free social experience. Noplace was created to “foster a place where people can express themselves" says Zhong.

Social

July 8

Noplace, a new social app positioned as a Gen Z Twitter, is quickly becoming one of the App Store’s most popular downloads

Created and founded by Tiffany Zhong, the platform blends elements of MySpace and Twitter and aims to reclaim a simpler, ad-free social experience. Noplace was created to “foster a place where people can express themselves" says Zhong.

AI

July 8

TikTok and Amazon join the AI chatbot race with “Genie” and “Metis”

TikTok filed a trademark for "Genie," an AI chatbot designed to enhance user engagement by adding conversational and generative AI features to the app. While Amazon's “Metis”, could work as a smart home assistant.

AI

July 8

TikTok and Amazon join the AI chatbot race with “Genie” and “Metis”

TikTok filed a trademark for "Genie," an AI chatbot designed to enhance user engagement by adding conversational and generative AI features to the app. While Amazon's “Metis”, could work as a smart home assistant.

E Commerce

July 8

TikTok launches "Deals For You Days" one week before Amazon’s Prime Day

TikTok will offer discounts on big-name brands including L'Oréal Paris, Maybelline New York, and Our Place. Shoppers can also access exclusive deals through TikTok LIVE events. TikTok is seizing every opportunity to show lawmakers how it supports commerce in the face of the ban.

E Commerce

July 8

TikTok launches "Deals For You Days" one week before Amazon’s Prime Day

TikTok will offer discounts on big-name brands including L'Oréal Paris, Maybelline New York, and Our Place. Shoppers can also access exclusive deals through TikTok LIVE events. TikTok is seizing every opportunity to show lawmakers how it supports commerce in the face of the ban.

Creator Economy

July 8

Instagram Mosseri: create shareable content to enhance reach

The Head of Instagram suggested that Creators should “think about making content that people would want to send to a friend, or to someone they care about” to increase their reach on the platform. The sends-per-reach metric is one of “the most important signals” the platform uses according to the Head of Instagram.

Creator Economy

July 8

Instagram Mosseri: create shareable content to enhance reach

The Head of Instagram suggested that Creators should “think about making content that people would want to send to a friend, or to someone they care about” to increase their reach on the platform. The sends-per-reach metric is one of “the most important signals” the platform uses according to the Head of Instagram.

Social

July 8

Meta's Threads surpasses 175 million users in first year

The direct integration between Threads & Instagram helped make Threads the leading alternative to Elon Musk’s X platform. Threads, introduced on July 5, 2023, has shown steady growth despite not matching the explosive start it had at launch.

Social

July 8

Meta's Threads surpasses 175 million users in first year

The direct integration between Threads & Instagram helped make Threads the leading alternative to Elon Musk’s X platform. Threads, introduced on July 5, 2023, has shown steady growth despite not matching the explosive start it had at launch.

AI

July 8

Cloudflare launches free tool to block AI Bots scraping website data

Cloudflare has addressed customer concerns about unauthorized data use with a new bot detection tool. The new one-click option aims to offer more protection than the traditional robots.txt file, which can be ignored by bots from AI companies.

AI

July 8

Cloudflare launches free tool to block AI Bots scraping website data

Cloudflare has addressed customer concerns about unauthorized data use with a new bot detection tool. The new one-click option aims to offer more protection than the traditional robots.txt file, which can be ignored by bots from AI companies.

E Commerce

june 26

Amazon unveils cookieless ad-targeting solution

'Ad Relevance' by Amazon analyzes consumer shopping behavior across Amazon’s properties and the content the consumer is viewing. Amazon then inserts relevant ads into the page via its demand-side platform in real time.

Amazon claims a reduction in CPMs by up to 34%, and an improvement in CPCs of 8.8%.

E Commerce

june 26

Amazon unveils cookieless ad-targeting solution

'Ad Relevance' by Amazon analyzes consumer shopping behavior across Amazon’s properties and the content the consumer is viewing. Amazon then inserts relevant ads into the page via its demand-side platform in real time.

E Commerce

june 26

Amazon unveils cookieless ad-targeting solution

'Ad Relevance' by Amazon analyzes consumer shopping behavior across Amazon’s properties and the content the consumer is viewing. Amazon then inserts relevant ads into the page via its demand-side platform in real time.

Amazon claims a reduction in CPMs by up to 34%, and an improvement in CPCs of 8.8%.

E Commerce

june 26

Amazon Live partners with GroupM for shoppable content

Ad agency GroupM will create original, shoppable content for its clients on Amazon's ad-supported free TV channel. The collaboration will integrate products into shows tailored to their intended audience. And enable viewers to buy the featured products via Amazon’s mobile app.

E Commerce

june 26

Amazon Live partners with GroupM for shoppable content

Ad agency GroupM will create original, shoppable content for its clients on Amazon's ad-supported free TV channel. The collaboration will integrate products into shows tailored to their intended audience. And enable viewers to buy the featured products via Amazon’s mobile app.

Search

june 25

Google Developing AI Chatbots Based on Celebrities

Google wants to make chatbots cooler. Like Meta and CharacterAI, Google is working on a feature to turn celebrities into chatbots.

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The Information reported that the search giant is already trying to strike partnerships with influencers as well as celebrities. Google will also enable people to make their own, customizable chatbot.

Search

june 25

Google drops continuous scroll in search results

Google has discontinued continuous scroll in search results, returning to the classic pagination bar on desktop, with mobile changes following soon. Google said the change is to prioritize speed.

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Continuous scroll, launched on mobile in October 2021 and on desktop in December 2022, will be replaced by "Next" and "More results" buttons

Social

june 25

Google is displaying Instagram posts and Reels in search

Google has integrated Instagram posts into its Perspectives feature in search results, expanding the range of content formats users can see on Google.

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The Perspectives tab has been comprised mainly of YouTube, Reddit and X posts up until now. Although Google has not announced the introduction of Instagram.

E-commerce

june 25

Shopify merchants can now sell their items to Target’s millions of shoppers

Select Shopify sellers yesterday became eligible to join Target's exclusive third-party marketplace. 'Target Plus' features 2M+ products from 1.2K third-party sellers.

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Unlike Amazon, Walmart, eBay and others, Target handpicks the sellers, which will now include Shopify merchants such as True Classic.

Connected TV

june 25

Netflix is considering making subscriptions free in certain markets

Netflix is reportedly considering rolling out a completely free tier with targeted advertising, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.

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The streaming company wouldn't do so in the United States, but could use advertising-only plans to drive growth in certain international regions.

Social

june 24

Longtime rivals Apple & Meta consider AI partnership

Apple and Meta have held talks about integrating Meta’s generative AI model into Apple Intelligence, the new AI system for iPhones. This partnership would leverage Apple’s extensive distribution network and enhance Meta’s AI presence.

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Apple aims to collaborate with various AI companies, including Google, Anthropic, and Perplexity, to offer users diverse AI options.

Search

june 24

PerplexityAI denies unethetically scraping publisher webites

An analysis by Wired suggested that Perplexity is ignoring a widely accepted web standard known as the Robots Exclusion Protocol to scrape website content that operators do not want to be accessed by bots.

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Perplexity CEO, Avarund Srinivas, said the web crawler that Wired identified was not owned by Perplexity, but by a third-party web crawler.

Social

june 20

TikTok ads now offers AI avatars

TikTok is introducing generative AI avatars for branded content, allowing creators and brands to use Custom Avatars and Stock Avatars for their campaigns. Custom Avatars represent specific creators or brand spokespeople, while Stock Avatars feature pre-built characters from diverse backgrounds.

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TikTok also launched an AI Dubbing tool to translate content into 10 languages, expanding the global reach of ads. These features are part of TikTok Symphony, the platform's AI-powered ad solutions suite.

Social

june 20

New York bans ‘addictive feeds’ for teens

The new SAFE for Kids Act requires parental consent for using recommendation algorithms on users under 18, and restricts notifications to minors' phones overnight. Another law limits data collection on minors without consent.

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Once the age verification methods arre decided the law would take effect 180 days later, and the state could then fine companies $5,000 per violation.

Social

june 20

Elon Musk flies to Cannes to win back advertisers

Musk attended the Cannes Lions festival to convince advertisers to return to X. Musk addressed his past controversial comments, asserting that while advertisers have the right to choose their content, they shouldn't dictate platform policies.

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He also highlighted X's AI capabilities to enhance ad effectiveness and its role as a hub for live event discussions.

Social

june 20

TikTok quietly launches, Whee, another Instagram-style app

TikTok is positioning Whee as an app for sharing photos with only your closest friends. The app description reads: “Capture and share real-life photos that only your friends can see, allowing you to be your most authentic self.”

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TikTok is still testing the new app rather than fully releasing it. Whee is available on Android in “more than a dozen countries,” but not the U.S.

Social

june 20

YouTube embeds ads in videos to bypass ad blockers

YouTube is testing server-side ad injection, embedding ads directly into video streams. This method makes ads indistinguishable from content, effectively neutralizing ad-blockers.

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Social

june 18

Documents reveal Elon Musk’s plan to turn X into the next Venmo

State license applications provide a glimpse into Elon Musk’s vision for X, highlighting plans to add a Venmo-like payments feature. Users will soon be able to store money, pay others, and purchase goods in physical stores via X.

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Despite financial struggles, including a 40% drop in revenue in the first half of 2023, X aims to boost engagement with payment services. The company has secured money transmitter licenses in 28 states and plans to expand nationwide by late 2024.

Social

Meta launches its much-awaited Threads API

The API, enables developers to create integrations and third-party apps for the platform. The API allows publishing posts, fetching content, and managing replies. Developers can access post insights like views and likes.

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Retail Media

june 17

Uber Journey Ads to programmatic buyers and in Google Ads

Journey Ads are shown in the Uber Rides app to people requesting, waiting for, and taking an Uber ride.

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According to Marketing Dive, Uber has a new partnership with Google Ads to open up access to more advertisers. Along with programmatic platforms Display & Video 360, The Trade Desk and Yahoo DSP.

insights

Global Ad Revenue Will Hit $1T Faster Than Expected, GroupM Forecast Says

Social

june 17

TikTok introduces image search for TikTok Shop

Users can now take or upload a photo of an item, and the app will show similar products for consumers to purchase on TikTok Shop. Those with access to the new feature will see it in the form of a camera icon in the search bar in TikTok Shop.

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Social

june 17

Spotify launches marketing agency

Spotify's 'Creative Lab' will help brands create custom marketing campaigns, as part of the company's plan to attract advertisers to it's 615 million-strong platform.

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The company will also begin testing Ai generated voiceovers for brands, the company said.

Social

june 17

Pinterest launched 'Ad Labs' and 'Performance+'

Pinterest will generate personalized lifestyle backgrounds to make Product Pins more engaging as part of the Ad Labs program. While Performance+ uses their newest Ai product to maximize conversion campaigns.

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Connected TV

june 17

Introducing the new Google TV ad network

The Google TV network is made up of 125+ free channels built into Google TV, including live sports, TV shows, and movies. Advertisers can now run non-skippable video ads to 20+ million devices.

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Advertisers can use the Google TV network through Google Ads and Google Display & Video 360 platforms.

Creators

june 12

YouTube is preparing thumbnail testing for all creators

YouTube will monitor which thumbnail generates the most watch time share and select the 'winning' image once there is a clear result. Creators can add up to 3 thumbnails to test.

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AI

june 11

ChatGPT is coming to iPhones (but with limits)

Apple stopped short of fully integrating ChatGPT into its software. Siri will not automatically use ChatGPT for all queries, but rather will ask users to confirm permission before accessing the AI chatbot.

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Apple clarified that OpenAI partnership is not exclusive - they will work with Google Gemini in the future.

Search

june 11

Apple brings Ai content summaries to Safari 18

'Highlights' is a new feature using machine learning to summarize web pages instantly. Safari 18 also has a module that provides a "distraction-free" way of browsing in a sidebar that shows a summary and table of contents.

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Social

june 11