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Google Hits All Time High on Earnings Beat: What Wall Street’s Saying

Google ( GOOG ) blew out its third-quarter earnings estimates, as the Internet search giant shows paid click volumes aren’t slowing down anytime soon. Paid clicks — which include clicks related to ads served on Google sites and the sites … Continue reading

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Twitter hires Google ad exec ahead of IPO

Twitter has reportedly nabbed a Google advertising executive to be head of retail as the company attempts generate revenue and show it still has growth potential ahead of its initial public offering. J.J. Hirschle, director of media and entertainment at … Continue reading

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What’s Google’s Shared Endorsements & How To Opt Out Right Now

Google‘s at it again! This time, it’s changing the way it’s displaying its ads — a change that could very well get you involved without ever meaning to. The new ads are called “Shared Endorsements” and show just how private … Continue reading

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DSPs Reap Rewards As Google and Facebook Brawl Over FBX

When it launched its ad exchange, FBX, last summer, Facebook welcomed a crowd of ad-tech companies to its real-time bidding party. But Google — the largest ad-tech player of them all — didn’t get an invite. That snub has been … Continue reading

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Google to sell users’ endorsements

How friend’s endorsements will show in Street View after changes to Google’s terms of service come into effect on November 11. Photo: Google has made a fortune selling advertisements; now it is trying to put its hundreds of millions of … Continue reading

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Google Ads May Now Feature Your Face Without Compensation

Google+ users may now see their pictures plastered next to advertisements for a range of products, without compensation. The company announced on Friday that users’ names, profile photos and endorsements may appear on “reviews, advertising and other commercial contexts” by … Continue reading

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