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WE'RE HIRING: HELP DIGITAL MARKETERS ADVANCE THEIR THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Third Door Media is currently looking for a Community Editor to lead contributed content efforts for its industry-leading editorial...

HERE'S WHY THE NEW YORK TIMES BROKE DOWN ITS MARTECH AND ENGINEERING SILOS

Though true collaboration between teams requires a 'pardigm shift," New York Times' Pamela Della Motta, Kristian Kristensen say the...

 
 
 

TWITTER: A BUG MAY HAVE SENT SOME DIRECT MESSAGES TO BUSINESS ACCOUNT DEVELOPERS

The company says it fixed the bug two weeks ago, but it had persisted for more than a year.

WITH MARKETO MEGA-DEAL, ADOBE'S REACH JUST GOT A WHOLE LOT WIDER

At least one analyst said the acquisition "fundamentally resets the competitive playing field” for B2B martech buyers and vendors."

 
 
 

AMAZON LAUNCHES A DOZEN NEW DEVICES TO PUT ‘ALEXA EVERYWHERE'

Company is in a race with Google to control the smart home.

MARKETING DAY: INSTAGRAM TESTS NEW FEATURES, FACEBOOK APP REVIEWS & SALES TAX LAWS

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

 
 
 

INSTAGRAM RUMORED TO BE TESTING A HASHTAG SELECTOR TOOL, GEO-FENCED POSTS

The company would not comment on possible features being tested, but did confirm it was not building a native sharing feature.

FACEBOOK TO BEGIN PROACTIVELY REVIEWING APPS THAT HAVE NOT BEEN SUBMITTED FOR INSPECTION

Developers will be notified via an alert within the app dashboard when their app is queued for review.

 
 
 

HOW MARKETERS COPE IN AN INCREASINGLY-SKIPPABLE ADVERTISING ENVIRONMENT

Are skippable ads the inevitable future or the beginning of the end? Here's how advertisers fight to remain relevant in a world where...

MARKETERS PREPARE FOR CHANGES IN STATES' SALES TAX NEXUS LAWS

States can now pass legislation that requires online retailers to collect sales tax from buyers. What can you do to prepare?

 
 
 

GOOGLE TELLS CONGRESS APPROVED THIRD-PARTY APPS CAN SCAN GMAIL DATA

In a letter to members of the Senate Commerce Committee, Google acknowledged that it allows app developers to scan and compile details...

ADOBE TO ACQUIRE MARKETO FOR $4.75 BILLION

After Reuters reported last week a deal was in the works, the two companies confirmed the acquisition on Thursday.

 
 
 

SEGMENT ADDS QUALITY TRACKING FOR INCOMING DATA TO ITS RESUME

The customer data platform is now helping to flag the validity of newly captured data, as it expands its role as a customer data infrastructure.

REPORT: DIGITAL NOW MAKES UP 51% OF US AD SPENDING

Search, social and video where the formats and channels that lead the way. Finance, Pharma and Technology were the big vertical spenders.

 
 
 

SECURITY FIRM SHOWS HOW A SECOND-HAND AMAZON ECHO CAN BECOME A SPY

Smart speakers, locks, cameras and doorbells are also vulnerable, vpnMentor found.

MARKETING DAY: TWITTER TESTS TIMELINE ADS, EU INVESTIGATES AMAZON & PINTEREST SHOP THE LOOK PINS

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

 
 
 

GOOGLE DATA STUDIO COMES OUT OF BETA

The company continues to develop new features for the reporting product.

TWITTER BEGINS TESTING TIMELINE ADS ON PUBLISHER SITES

In May, Twitter began recruiting publishers for programmatic Timeline Ads. That test is reportedly underway.

 
 
 

HOW TO SUPERCHARGE THE SALESFORCE LEAD SOURCE FIELD

Strategic management of the lead source field within Salesforce setup will unlock the magic of campaign tracking and measure the efforts...

PINTEREST GIVES SMBS ACCESS TO SHOP THE LOOK PINS, A FREE PRODUCT-TAGGING TOOL FOR ORGANIC PINS

Previously only available to large businesses, Pinterest Shop the Look Pins are now available to all business accounts.

 
 
 



Apple Shazam acquisition closes with a treat to celebrate

Apple Shazam acquisition closes with a treat to celebrate

Apple's acquisition of Shazam has been completed, bringing the music-identifying service in-house and promising a pleasant treat for users in the process. The deal was... Read more ...

Roku Premiere and Premiere+ bring 4K HDR streaming for under $50

Roku Premiere and Premiere+ bring 4K HDR streaming for under $50

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The iPhone XS Fails Drop Test - But There's a Big Problem

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Red Dead Redemption 2 PS4 Pro bundle announced

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We've seen a lot of big-name games get a PS4 bundle of some sort, and as of today, we can add Red Dead Redemption 2 to that list. Even though Red Dead Redemption 2 isn't going... Read more ...

Microsoft Search will power search results across Office, Windows, and more

Microsoft Search will power search results across Office, Windows, and more

Microsoft is unveiling an ambitious effort to overhaul its search experience in Office, Windows, Bing and more today. Dubbed Microsoft Search, the new search experience will... Read more ...

Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 can be upgraded with a CPU cartridge

Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 can be upgraded with a CPU cartridge

Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 will officially arrive in the second quarter of next year - but not in the way you expect. During its Ignite conference today, the company revealed... Read more ...

Salesforce and Apple stole some thunder from a big Microsoft event by...

Salesforce and Apple stole some thunder from a big Microsoft event by announcing a new partnership

Apple and Salesforce have a new partnership. Apple will help the enterprise technology giant create apps for specific industries and better training. The announcement comes the... Read more ...

SiriusXM will acquire Pandora for $3.5 billion to create world's largest...

SiriusXM will acquire Pandora for $3.5 billion to create world's largest audio entertainment company

It's the perfect climate for big deals and it looks like another media company is looking to seize the opportunity. SiriusXM on Monday morning announced that it plans to... Read more ...

Roku devices will soon get Google Assistant voice control

Roku devices will soon get Google Assistant voice control

Roku is rolling out several new features over the coming months that will add automatic volume levelling, new music channels and Google Assistant support for the US. Roku TVs... Read more ...

‘Death Stranding' adds Troy Baker to its star-studded cast

‘Death Stranding' adds Troy Baker to its star-studded cast

Death Stranding's latest trailer sans gameplay footage has debuted at the Tokyo Games Show. Again, the talking point is the game's star power, with one Troy Baker the latest... Read more ...