Category: Rundown

The Rundown: BuzzFeed Inc. revenue up by 26% despite hits to commerce business, expects similar momentum in Q2

The Rundown: BuzzFeed Inc. revenue up by 26% despite hits to commerce business, expects similar momentum in Q2

Despite significant declines in BuzzFeed Inc.’s commerce business, overall revenue was up 26% year over year in the first quarter…

The Rundown: Podcast production companies and platforms pitch diverse audiences and ad targeting improvements at IAB’s Podcast Upfront

The Rundown: Podcast production companies and platforms pitch diverse audiences and ad targeting improvements at IAB’s Podcast Upfront

Improvements in podcast ad technology, as well as the diverse audiences and creators in the audio space, were the focuses…

The Rundown: Media brands and social platforms tout their connection to diverse communities on NewFronts Day 3

The Rundown: Media brands and social platforms tout their connection to diverse communities on NewFronts Day 3

Social media platforms and Black-owned publishers can help marketers reach a wide range of communities. That was the message from…

The Rundown: Platforms, streamers and publishers pitch celebrity-driven content and measurement tools on NewFronts Day 2

The Rundown: Platforms, streamers and publishers pitch celebrity-driven content and measurement tools on NewFronts Day 2

Digiday’s NewFronts coverage is presented by Amazon. Day two of the Interactive Advertising Bureau’s four-day NewFronts digital video advertising presentations…

The Rundown: CTV platforms and ad-supported streamers kick off NewFronts Day 1

The Rundown: CTV platforms and ad-supported streamers kick off NewFronts Day 1

Digiday’s NewFronts coverage is presented by Amazon. The Interactive Advertising Bureau’s four-day NewFronts digital video ad pitch-palooza kicked off Monday…

The Rundown: Why GroupM’s merging of agencies signals an urge to simplify the portfolio 

The Rundown: Why GroupM’s merging of agencies signals an urge to simplify the portfolio 

WPP’s media arm, GroupM, yesterday announced it is pairing two sets of its media agency brands and folding several other…

The Rundown: Apple’s ATT Privacy crackdown, a year on

The Rundown: Apple’s ATT Privacy crackdown, a year on

When Apple made it more difficult to track its customers a year ago, it threw advertisers, publishers and ad tech…

The Rundown: A look at the changing of the guard at Omnicom Media Group’s North American leadership

The Rundown: A look at the changing of the guard at Omnicom Media Group’s North American leadership

Just a few months after Florian Adamski took over global responsibility for Omnicom Media Group (OMG), the first ripples of…

The Rundown: Why fighting games are an underutilized resource for esports-minded brands and their partners

The Rundown: Why fighting games are an underutilized resource for esports-minded brands and their partners

Esports organizations such as Panda Global and Golden Guardians have leveraged their involvement in the fighting game community to generate…

The Rundown: What you should know now that Google is bringing its Privacy Sandbox to Android

The Rundown: What you should know now that Google is bringing its Privacy Sandbox to Android

For years many have deemed Apple’s virtue signaling over protecting the privacy of iPhone users as a covert means of…

The rundown of Indonesia’s top-funded startups – The Executive Brief

The rundown of Indonesia’s top-funded startups – The Executive Brief

We take a look at Indonesia’s top-funded startups and PUBG developer Krafton’s investment into India-based gaming studio Nautilus…Read More

The Rundown: Google, Meta and Amazon are on track to absorb more than 50% of all ad money in 2022

The Rundown: Google, Meta and Amazon are on track to absorb more than 50% of all ad money in 2022

Together they accounted for more than $7 in $10 (74%) of global digital ad spending last year, which is 47%…

The Rundown: Netflix’s subscriber growth sped up in Q4 2021 but fell short of expectations

The Rundown: Netflix’s subscriber growth sped up in Q4 2021 but fell short of expectations

January 21, 2022 by Tim Peterson Last spring Netflix executives projected a strong second half of 2021. And the company…

The Rundown: The Markup and Mozilla will track Facebook tracking its (opted-in) users

The Rundown: The Markup and Mozilla will track Facebook tracking its (opted-in) users

January 10, 2022 by Max Willens Scientists have actually invested years grumbling that the biggest innovation platforms make their items…

The Rundown: NBCUniversal’s first-party data platform keeps pace

The Rundown: NBCUniversal’s first-party data platform keeps pace

January 6, 2022 by Max Willens The media dealmakers– and, apparently, most everybody else— chose to keep away from CES…

The Rundown: UTA buys MediaLink, signaling interest in getting deeper into brand advertising and media

The Rundown: UTA buys MediaLink, signaling interest in getting deeper into brand advertising and media

December 17, 2021 by Michael Bürgi With its acquisition by UTA for $125 million over night, the not-easily-defined MediaLink(is it…

The Rundown: Future plc wants to be carbon-neutral by 2026

The Rundown: Future plc wants to be carbon-neutral by 2026

December 10, 2021 by Max Willens Fresh off a year of strong development, Future plc wishes to future-proof its company…

The Rundown: Omnicom elevates media-side exec to No. 2 position — and a domino effect of promotion follows

The Rundown: Omnicom elevates media-side exec to No. 2 position — and a domino effect of promotion follows

November 2, 2021 by Michael Bürgi Omnicom mixed its management on Monday, raising its leading media-side executive to a management…

The Rundown: Roku’s audience, revenue and viewership continue to grow, but it’s dealing with supply chain challenges

The Rundown: Roku’s audience, revenue and viewership continue to grow, but it’s dealing with supply chain challenges

Roku’s linked television platform company grew throughout the board in the 3rd quarter of 2021, consisting of a go back…

The Rundown: What media agency execs privately think about Meta/Facebook as a billion dollar ‘deaf to give-and-take’ client

The Rundown: What media agency execs privately think about Meta/Facebook as a billion dollar ‘deaf to give-and-take’ client

November 4, 2021 by Michael Bürgi As a devoted reader, your feedback is crucial to Digiday as we continue to…

The Rundown: How mobile app developers are taking cues from the mobile gaming space

The Rundown: How mobile app developers are taking cues from the mobile gaming space

October 29, 2021 by Alexander Lee Mobile app usage has actually increased throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and mobile video gaming…