How Facebook, Google Handle Political Ads Will Inevitably Change, Marketers Say

Facebook and Alphabet’s Google have little choice but to rein in internet political ads in the face of growing U.S. government pressure, a panel of advertising consultants and executives said on Monday. Speaking at a trade conference, the marketers seized on allegations that Russian operatives bought U.S. political ads on Facebook as evidence that the […] Read more »

Facebook bid a boatload of cash for Indian live sports rights

Facebook may have a lot of money, but it doesn’t always win bets.  The world’s largest social network failed to win the exclusive rights to stream five cricket games from The Indian Premiere League, the IPL revealed Sunday. Facebook offered up about $ 610 million and lost out to 21st Century Fox’s Star India bid […] Read more »