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Google Shopping Feed Changes

Google Shopping Feed Changes

Google recently announced a unique product feed specification as part of their ongoing efforts to improve product data quality on Google Shopping. The changes effect all accounts in the US, France, Germany, and the United Kingdom

Aug 12th, 2013Comments Off on Google Shopping Feed Changes
Skype Introduces Desktop Ad Units

Skype Introduces Desktop Ad Units

Skype will soon add advertisements to their Windows desktop application.  The ads will be introduced in the US, UK, and Germany this week, and will appear on the Skype desktop Home Tab.  Companies like Groupon, Universal Pictures, and Visa are among the advertisers that will begin running at launch.

Below are some additional details from Skype.

We’re working with some great advertisers, including Groupon, Universal Pictures, and Visa.
Ads will appear in the US, UK and Germany and advertising sales for Skype are […]

Mar 8th, 2011Comments Off on Skype Introduces Desktop Ad Units

Google Admits to Collecting Private Data with Street View

Google released an update on their blog last week stating that they accidentally collected personal data while performing street view sweeps.  The statement was released after an internal review of the data collected, due to a request from the DPA (Data Protection Authority) in Hamburg, Germany.

Although this practice is used by several other companies that provide WiFi location based services, they typically only store the SSID’s in a database with their GPS positions to provide WiFi triangulation services.  The internal […]

May 16th, 2010Comments Off on Google Admits to Collecting Private Data with Street View