After the acquisition of Xandr, the potential reach of Microsoft will increase significantly, as Xandr is connected with hundreds of publishers globally.
Microsoft and Google this month released the IP Ranges used by bots that crawl the web.
DoubleVerify this week announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Meetrics GmbH, an European company doing ad verification, including viewability, audience verification, ad fraud detection, and brand safety monitoring.
IAB Europe this week launched a TCF Vendor Compliance Programme. IAB Europe says the programme has the aim to identify and enforce against instances of non-compliant Vendor implementations.
Adzooma yesterday relaunched their platform, introducing a Business Score rating businesses in digital marketing, including PPC, SEO, and Web Metrics.
The Age-Appropriate Design Code (AADC) is coming into force on 2 September, in the UK.
Last month, CNIL, the French data protection watchdog, fined Le Figaro, a French publisher, €50,000, for dropping cookies without user consent.
Facebook today announced it will launch a Private Lift Measurement broadly to advertisers next year. Facebook is also investing in on-device learning, a technology that processes data locally.
Integral Ad Science yesterday announced the acquisition of Publica for $220 million, 75% in cash and 25% in stock. Publica is a connected TV (CTV) advertising platform.
Comscore yesterday announced it is incorporating YouTube and YouTube TV measurement into its cross-platform measurement service, Comscore Campaign Ratings.