Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Xbox at Gamescom: Forza Horizon 4, PUBG, State of Decay 2, New Bundles, and More
Updated Google Fit is Built Around Move Minutes and Heart Points
Samsung Launches CJG5 Curved Gaming Monitor
Samsung Extends Semiconductor Market Lead in 1H18
Apple Is Planning a New Low-Cost MacBook and New Mac Mini
HTC VIVE Debuts the Vive Wireless Adapter
HP kicks off Gamescom with OMEN Products
New TONE Platinum SE Offers Google Translate and Other AI Features
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Google ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Google to Ban Ads on Cryptocurrencies


Google said on Wednesday it will ban advertisements for cryptocurrencies and related content starting in June.

Under the new policy, the company will ban ads for unregulated or speculative financial products like binary options, cryptocurrency and financial spread betting among others.

Google said it took down 3.2 billion ads that violated its advertising policies in 2017, nearly double the number of ads it removed in 2016.

"Improving the ads experience across the web, whether that's removing harmful ads or intrusive ads, will continue to be a top priority for us," Scott Spencer, director of sustainable ads, said.

DoubleClick outage

In related news, Google's DoubleClick for Publishers has suffered five service disruptions in 13 days in March.

On Tuesday, DoubleClick was hit with an outage that slowed Web pages and hit publishers' display ad revenue. Google's workaround advice to publishers was basically to limit tracking and divert marketing to text ads.

Google ultimately said it resolved its DoubleClick issues with the following update:

The problem with DoubleClick Search should be resolved. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and continued support. Please rest assured that system reliability is a top priority at Google, and we are making continuous improvements to make our systems better.

Due to a bug in DoubleClick, we were unable to track and record some ad impressions, clicks and conversions for a period on March 13th (EDT). Some redirects also did not work as intended. For customers who link their DoubleClick and Google Analytics (or Google Analytics 360) accounts, impacted events may not have been recorded.

To mitigate the issue, we briefly paused conversion tracking and automated bidding on DoubleClick Search, and some bidding on DoubleClick Bid Manager.

We have fixed the bug and will continue to monitor over the coming days.



Previous
Next
Microsoft Uses AI to Match Human Performance in Translating News from Chinese to English        All News        Samsung Expands Xian Flash Memory Plant
Microsoft Uses AI to Match Human Performance in Translating News from Chinese to English     General Computing News      Samsung SDI Showcased Upgraded Lithium-ion Battery Cells at Energy Storage Europe 2018

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Updated Google Fit is Built Around Move Minutes and Heart Points
Google Tracks Your Movements No Matter What
Korea to Tax Google, Apple, Amazon
Google is Seeking to Enter China With Censored Version of Search: report
Smart Displays With Google Assistant Are Now Available
Google's Project Fuchsia Could Be The Successor of Android Successor to Android
European Commission Fines Google $5 billion For Illegal Practices Regarding Android Devices
Google's Head Chip Designer Moves to Facebook
Google Hotel Ads Become Part of Google Ads
Google Puts Machine Learning in the Hands of Advertisers
Antitrust Fines on Android to Be Announced Soon
Google Said to Launch New 'Yeti' Gaming Platform

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .