VIZIO Announces Certifications for Addressable TV Ads

Connected TVs are another escape path from the walled gardens and (some) privacy constraints.  TV maker VIZIO has just certified several vendors for meeting the Open Addressable Ready (OAR) specifications for TV ad targeting.  VIZIO can serve ads on more than 11 million addressable TVs in the U.S.   OAR members include AMC Networks, Comcast NBCUniversal, Discovery Networks, Disney, EW Scripps, Fox, Hearst Television, Univision, ViacomCBS, VIZIO and WarnerMedia.