Grindr’s $7M GDPR fine is a stark warning to adtech not to track

Grindr, a hook-up app for gay, bi, trans and queer people, has been fined around $7.1 million (65 million NOK) by Norway’s data protection authority for passing user data to advertisers without

Dating and fertility apps among those snitching to ‘out of control’ ad tech, report finds

The latest report to warn that surveillance capitalism is out of control — and “free” digital services can in fact be very costly to people’s privacy and rights — comes

Even the IAB warned adtech risks EU privacy rules

A privacy complaint targeting the behavioral advertising industry has a new piece of evidence that shows the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) shedding doubt on whether it’s possible to obtain

Video advertising took a big leap in Q2, according to Smaato

Video was the fastest-growing ad format in recent months, according to a new report from mobile ad company Smaato. Smaato says it examined the more than 1.5 trillion ad impressions that it served in t

Mobile ad tech firm Smaato acquired by China-based group for $148M

Mobile advertising company Smaato is set to become the latest technology startup to be acquired by Chinese investors, after the San Francisco firm announced that Beijing-based Spearhead Integrated Mar

Smaato Ad Report Shows Big Growth On The Mobile Web

Ad spending on the mobile web doubled in the first half of 2015 (compared to the same period last year), according to a new report from <a target="_blank" href="">Smaato</a>.

With Its Eye On The Global Market, Mobile Ad Company Smaato Raises $25M More

<a target="_blank" href="">Smaato</a>, a company offering advertising tools for mobile publishers and developers, is announcing that it has raised $25 million in Series E funding.

Smaato: U.S. Will Spend $5 Billion On Mobile Advertising In 2015

<img src="" class="shot2">Mobile advertising and ad optimization company <a href="">Smaato</a> is <a href="http://www.

Symbian Still Leading In Mobile Ad Click-Through Rates, Android Dropping Fast

<img src="" class="shot2" />Mobile advertising and ad optimization company <a href="">Smaato</a> has released its <a href="ht

iPhone Doubles Up Android On Mobile Ad Click Rates; Both Destroyed By Symbian

<img src="" width="150" height="200" />When you think about mobile advertising, you might think the iPho