250 Facebook Employees Sign Letter To CEO Zuckerberg Denouncing Policy Of Allowing False Political AdsHundreds of Facebook employees have signed a letter to CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other executives saying they oppose the social network's policy of letting politicians lie in advertisements.
Study Says Children's Apps Targeting Young Kids With AdsConsumer groups are urging the federal government to investigate whether advertisers are taking unfair advantage of young kids using apps.
Google Suspends All Ads Related To Irish Abortion ReferendumGoogle is suspending all advertising connected to Ireland's abortion referendum as part of moves to protect "election integrity," the company announced Wednesday.
Google To Verify Identity Of US Political Ad BuyersGoogle says it will do a better job of verifying the identity of political ad buyers in the U.S. by requiring a government-issued ID and other key information.
Facebook COO Sandberg Favors Release Of Russia-Linked AdsA top Facebook executive says ads linked to Russia trying to influence the U.S. presidential election should “absolutely” be released to the public.
Google Reportedly Uncovers Ads By Russian OperativesRussian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads across Google products, including YouTube and Google search, according to reports.
Zuckerberg: Facebook Won't Be Used 'To Undermine Democracy'Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced his company would turn over 3,000 controversial ads purchased by Russians to Congressional investigators.
Twitter Makes Privacy Changes: What They Mean For YouTwitter's new privacy policy suggests ambitions of becoming more like Facebook - more tracking of users and more targeting of ads to rake in more money.
Deceptive Kardashian Social Posts Prompt Call For CrackdownThe group Truth in Advertising says many social media stars fail to disclose when they are being paid to push products and services.
More Ads Coming To Google's MapsYou may start seeing more ads when getting directions from Google's popular mapping service.
Google Banning Payday Lending Ads, Calls Industry 'Harmful'Internet giant Google said Wednesday it will ban all ads from payday lenders, calling the industry "deceptive" and "harmful."