advertising

  • Ad Company Claims ‘It’s True. Your Devices Are Listening to You’

    Ad Company Claims ‘It’s True. Your Devices Are Listening to You’

    There’s little to no evidence suggesting that “your devices are listening to you,” but that hasn’t stopped people from believing big tech is monitoring every word they say. Now, a marketing subsidiary of Cox Media Group is throwing fuel on the fire with claims that it can deploy “active listening” through your smartphone, smart TV,…


  • Netflix Wants to Make Ads More Like TV Shows

    Netflix Wants to Make Ads More Like TV Shows

    Even for those who grew up in the days of cable — the ones who cut their teeth on brain-melting Sunny D or Kool Aid commercials — watching ads on streaming services is somehow more taxing and annoying than anything that came before Netflix first burst onto the scene. Part of the issue is that…