Facebook shares rocketed to an all-time high Thursday as investors welcomed solid earnings for the social networking giant, which has seen big gains in advertising and better connections in mobile and video.
Television isn't the only way commercials will get airtime this year.
Verizon is launching a mobile video service this summer that would show sports, concerts and other types of content.
Twitter on Tuesday unveiled a new advertising program that delivers "promoted videos" to the tweet stream of users of the popular messaging platform.
Facebook on Wednesday announced a deal to buy online video advertising technology company LiveRail.
If you use Facebook, the specific ads you see have been based mostly on what you do on Facebook—your profile information, status updates, likes and interests.
The head of French telecoms operator Orange said on Wednesday it had been able to impose a deal on Google to compensate it for the vast amounts of traffic sent across its networks.
Google has become the US market leader in online display ads, and now leads all categories for Internet advertising including search and mobile, a market research firm said Wednesday.
Facebook Inc. has just one question for Wall Street: How do you like me now?
Even before Facebook begins displaying splashy video ads, it's preparing for a backlash from users like Amy Pittel.