Google Gets Rid of 1.7 Billion Bad Ads


Google on Wednesday said it removed 1.7 billion bad advertisements from its various sites in 2016, more than double the prior year’s totals. Google took several steps to crack down on the deceptive advertising, including updating its policies to protect users from “misleading and predatory offers.” It also beefed up its technology to help identify misleading ads and remove them, according to Scott Spencer, Google’s director of product management, sustainable ads. A free and open Web is a vital resource, he noted.

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Users of Microsoft's 'free' Windows 10 find unexpected ads on lock screen

Article Image Microsoft recently began running advertisements directly on the lock screens of Windows 10 devices, catching users by surprise with marketing on their PCs and tablets.

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Five new Apple TV ads highlight games and content from tvOS App Store

Article Image Apple on Tuesday debuted five new 15-second advertisements for the newly launched Apple TV, highlighting both streaming content and interactive games that can be downloaded from the tvOS App Store.

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Apple's holiday-themed 'Misunderstood' iPhone ad wins Emmy for 'Most Outstanding Commercial'

Another prestigious trophy can be added to Apple’s long list of award winning advertisements, as the company’s iPhone ad “Misunderstood” has been honored with a Creative Arts Emmy for 2014’s most “Outstanding Commercial.”



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Apple continues 'Powerful' campaign for the iPhone 5s with new 'Dreams' spot

Apple on Saturday unveiled “Dreams,” the latest in its ongoing series of television advertisements touting the versatility of the iPhone 5s and the wide range of third-party applications and accessories compatible with the handset.



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