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Ghislaine Maxwell's Powerful Associates
Ghislaine Maxwell was arrested in July for her involvement in (or association with) Jeffrey Epstein's sex-trafficking ring. While Epstein was known to have a high-profile circle of associates, we wanted to learn just how involved Ms. Maxwell may have been.
Is Contextual Analysis the Answer to a Cookie-less World?
Whether we want to accept it or not, third-party cookies are on their way out. The European Union has passed the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California has the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) in place, Google is dropping third-party cookies by 2022 and Firefox blocks them by default. With third-party data becoming increasingly regulated, one thing has become extremely clear: Targeted ads will no longer follow us around. So, now what? What is next for targeted advertising? Contextual analysis could be the answer advertisers are looking for.
It’s a big, wonderful, world wide web out there and, until recently, digital marketers have been eager to explore it. But data breaches, brand safety dangers and more have prompted our industry to retreat to safe spaces—and it’s killing our campaigns.
One year after 2017’s major brand safety crisis, what does the online landscape look for brands? Read our guide, Brand RX 2.0 to find out.
Seen & Unseen
Find out why modern marketers are embracing AI-powered contextual targeting for their campaigns, in our guide Seen & Unseen:
Can AI robots create art? Find out how artificial intelligence is paving the way for the future of creativity in our Art.ificial guide.
Me, Myself and AI: Artificial Intelligence’s Influence On Influencer Marketing, Branded Content and Product Placement
We chatted with Aaron Frank, senior vice president of strategy and insights at BEN, to discuss artificial intelligence’s influence on influencer marketing, branded content and product placement and how the company has gone high tech to become a trusted brand in its own right.
The Beautiful Machine: EyeEm’s Lorenz Aschoff on Using Computer Vision to Recognize Aesthetics in Images
Computer Vision Expert Serge Belongie Talks AI, Alexa’s Post-Voice Future and Warby Parker AR Glasses
5 Robotic AI Influencers On YouTube