A few worthy items ClickZ didn’t get around to covering this week…
Mobile Phone Advertising is Focus of CTIA Conference: AdAge reports on a heavy advertising focus at the granddaddy of mobile technology events.
Plenty of handwringing about MySpace’s adjacency problem this week, most of it derived from a Monday WSJ story (registration req.) about advertiser discomfort with risquÃ© content. This is an age-old issue on the Web, and nowhere near being resolved.
Local online media buying service Centro has linked up with print media buying service Allied. From the release: “The strategic alliance will enable Allied’s clients in the motion picture industry and other entertainment categories to marry their local print and interactive media buys in any U.S. market through Centro’s technology and services.”
Despite the fact that it faces growing competition from Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat, Google-owned YouTube is still one of the most popular ... read more
Amazon prides itself on being the most “customer-centric” company in the world, but according to investigative journalism non-profit ProPublica, Amazon’s algorithms are often anything but ... read more