Late last month, Google cracked down on Judy, a malware present in 40 seemingly innocent Play Store apps, which would automatically display and click on ads through a hidden browser, unnoticed by the user. Before being removed from the store, Judy apps had been downloaded 36 million times, and were believed to generate more than[…]
As consumers are turning to mobile and video, publishers need to find new ways to create, distribute and monetize content. Aol talked to more than 300 premium publishers in the U.S. to understand the changes at play, identify the challenges and opportunities they see and how data and automation are empowering them. All this[…]
NiemandlabÂ talked to the Europeans and Brits and the conversations parallel those in the States: shrinking print circulation; declining classifieds; print ad revenues dropping steadily. â€œWhat happens in the U.S. will happen here â€” we just donâ€™t know how quickly,â€
They looked at three European news companies taking the lead in developing new business models to maintain and increase revenues.
The leading venture firm KPCB presented this week its report on Internet trends 2011. It distills the mega-trends defining todayâ€™s Internet – including social, local, mobile and the fast-growing world of e-commerce . Some of the key-elements: The mobile revolution is still in its infancy and poised for tremendous growth. In the US and WEU[…]