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Integral Ad Science and Channel Factory, a brand suitability and ad performance platform for YouTube, released a joint product on Wednesday that combines content curation with optimization and measurement for YouTube campaigns. The product, dubbed Channel Science (a portmanteau of their names), is generally available, but only on a manual basis for now. The companies

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Brand safety is always top of mind for advertisers. But it’s become more important than ever as issues from coronavirus misinformation to the ongoing Facebook ad boycott dominate industry headlines. For Joshua Lowcock, chief digital officer at UM and global brand safety officer at IPG Mediabrands, the renewed focus is an opportunity for advertisers to

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Google introduced a pair of policy updates that aim to curb the spread of misinformation and profiteering of illegally obtained documents ahead of what’s likely to be a polarizing 2020 election. Bad actors will sometimes pose as digital marketers by concealing their identities while coordinating to spread political disinformation. The so-called marketers will masquerade multiple

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In this week’s episode of IPG Media Lab’s “Floor 9” podcast, the lab’s Adam Simon and Scott Elchison take listeners deep into the metaverse — a “persistent collectively shared virtual space” — including the acceleration of new and emerging virtual spaces such as “proto-verses” and “digital “third places” in online video games, and their implications

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IPG Mediabrands UM unit has named Arielle Garcia its first Chief Privacy Officer, responsible for overseeing the launch and managing the media agency’s privacy program. Garcia, who already was serving as head of UM’s business operations and compliance, will now be responsible for creating a vision and strategy for developing and implementing its privacy policies

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Arielle Garcia will help guide clients through an increasingly complex landscape surrounding digital privacy law with the emergence of GDPR in the U.K. and California’s Consumer Privacy Act. UM, an IPG Mediabrands global media agency, appointed Arielle Garcia as its first chief privacy officer. She previously was VP of business operations and compliance for UM’s

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