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Facebook Bans Accurate Australian News

Obnoxious behavior from Facebook is no surprise but we still should mention that they just blocked their users from all legitimate Australian news sources. Lies are still welcome. It’s part of Facebook’s fight against a proposal that they pay news companies for using the information. Google also dislikes the idea but chose to cut a global deal with News Corp.

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PureB2B Combines Three Intent Data Types in One Product

February 18, 2021

PureB2B also compiles business contact and company data for marketers.  They just launched PurePredict, which combines contact-level intent-based content consumption of known individuals; company-level intent based social media behaviors; and domain-level intent based on content consumption by anonymous individuals.  If that’s not enough, the company says it will add other types of intent data in the future.

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AppsFlyer Helps Marketers Deal with New Apple Privacy Rules

February 17, 2021

Most of the marketing industry has gotten past the denial and anger stages of reacting to Apple’s tighter privacy policies and is moving on to bargaining.  AppsFlyer’s contribution is SK360, which restores some control by collecting campaign information that Apple’s SKAdNetwork sends to ad networks.  AppsFlyer e just announced a further extension, PredictSK, that predicts campaign performance.  Look for other measurement vendors to offer similar support in these trying times.

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Grammarly Raises $200 Million to Help People Write Better

November 24, 2021

If robots wrote the news, would they write about other robots?  I ask because there’s been a suspicious burst of items about AI-powered writing tools, just when live journalists might have set things on autopilot so they could sneak out early for the holiday.  Top of the list: writing-suggestion platform Grammarly just raised $200 million at a $13 billion valuation, doubling total funding to $400 million.

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