Adsonica, IAB Europe | October 06, 2021
Adsonica, the leading audio display advertising solution, announced its approved status as the latest vendor to join IAB Europe's Transparency & Consent Framework (TCF) and its Global Vendor List (GVL). By joining the TCF, Adsonica provides clients with independent assurance that it operates to the highest standards of data protection across audio display ad measurement.
The framework, which was launched in April 2018, is designed to help all parties in the digital advertising chain ensure that they comply with the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ePrivacy Directive when processing personal data or accessing and/or storing information on a user's device, such as cookies, advertising identifiers, device identifiers and other tracking technologies.
The Framework was developed by IAB Europe in collaboration with organizations and professionals in the digital advertising industry. It provides transparency to consumers about how, and by whom, their personal data is processed. It also enables users to express choices.
The Adsonica application does not collect any personal data or apply cookies – only aggregating anonymous ad measurement data for reporting purposes.
"We designed our analytics capability in concert with enterprise data platform provider Aqfer ensuring that we delivered the highest standards of information security and data privacy, Becoming a registered member of the IAB Europe's TCF was an essential commitment to providing transparency and consent for all parties in the audio display advertising ecosystem."
said William Agush, CEO and Founder of Adsonica.
Parties interested in joining the Framework to give audiences full visibility and control over who can process their data in connection with advertising.
Adsonica is the leading audio display ad creation solution that allow marketers to combine traditional display advertising with the storytelling power of sound. With no coding, audio tags or third-party players, the company's patented technology offers a better experience for both advertisers and consumers and delivers incremental lift of 50% or more.
About IAB Europe Transparency and Consent Framework
IAB Europe is the European-level association for the digital marketing
and advertising ecosystem. Through its membership of National IABs and media, technology and marketing companies, its mission is to lead political representation and promote industry collaboration to deliver frameworks, standards and industry programs that enable the business to thrive in the European market.
Transparency and Consent Framework or (TCF) was launched after an extensive industry consultation with IAB Europe and IAB Tech Lab members and the broader digital advertising industry in order to provide a unified GDPR consent solution to comply with privacy laws across Europe.
Adsquare | September 20, 2021
Adsquare, the global audience and location intelligence company, will collaborate with Unified ID 2.0 to offer precision and measurement solutions for programmatic media buyers and publishers.
Unified ID 2.0 is a new common currency and connective tissue across digital media for the open internet. The ID represents an upgrade to legacy identity solutions. Initially developed by The Trade Desk, Unified ID 2.0 is a soon-to-be open source, industry-wide initiative spanning hundreds of collaborative partners that operate across the open internet.
The ID solution is based on hashed email addresses and phone numbers for use as an identifier for precise ad buying and measurement. Once fully integrated, marketers will be able to activate Adsquare’s audience segments and measure the effectiveness of campaigns connected to Unified ID 2.0 on any collaborating buying platform. Unified ID 2.0 is first rolled out in the United States where it’s currently in beta.
Tom Laband, CEO and co-founder of Adsquare, says: “Our technology allows us to enrich any identifier that is passed along by the supply side as part of a bid request with meaningful data for best campaign results. Therefore, we’re pleased to be part of Unified ID 2.0 and shape the privacy-friendly future of the ad tech ecosystem.“
David Danziger, VP of data partnerships at The Trade Desk comments: “Unified ID 2.0 represents a new, more effective path to connect across digital mediums on the open internet to preserve the quid pro quo of media, which is free content in exchange for relevant advertising. We welcome Adsquare to the growing stable of companies who are joining this important initiative.”
Adsquare is the global audience & location intelligence company helping marketers to understand consumers by connecting their digital and physical worlds. We do this by leveraging audience and location data to reveal consumer behaviour. These insights enable companies to better target and engage with their audiences and to measure marketing effectiveness.
Advertising the currency that makes most digital media possible wasn’t working. Marketers didn’t have access to the data they needed to plan, forecast, and place media effectively. Content creators and publishers had a hard time monetizing their platforms. So our founders set out to create something different an independent media-buying platform focused solely on the buy side. One that puts the success of our clients first, empowering advertisers with data, transparency, and precision to reach the right audience anywhere. And in turn, helps power the content that fuels the free and open internet.
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MediaGo, Baidu Global, Xandr | March 11, 2022
On March 10, Baidu Global announced that its AI-integrated marketing platform MediaGo had entered a strategic collaboration with Xandr, a data-enabled technology ad platform. This collaboration will provide access to premium, brand-safe display and native ad inventory from Xandr’s marketplace with video formats on the roadmap. Initially, the offerings will be available via Xandr’s Monetize SSP publishers in the U.S. The relationship will grow and expand over the coming months and will include premium publisher inventory across Europe, Latin America, Australia, Asia-Pacific, and New Zealand.
“At MediaGo, we continually focus on improving our advertisers’ ad performance by helping them reach high value, large scale and audience focused inventory across the open internet, further enhancing their ability to reach higher ROI and better marketing results,” said Elaine Hu, Head of U.S. Strategy and Partnership at Baidu’s Global Business Unit.
“At MediaGo, we continually focus on improving our advertisers’ ad performance by helping them reach high value, large scale and audience focused inventory across the open internet, further enhancing their ability to reach higher ROI and better marketing results,” said Elaine Hu, Head of U.S. Strategy and Partnership at Baidu’s Global Business Unit. “To further this goal, we are excited to partner with Xandr across international markets, broadening the opportunities for our full funnel marketers to reach the right audiences, across different touch points.”
“Further deepening our commitment to driving results for both advertisers and content creators, we are delighted to partner with Baidu and bring the best of Xandr’s technology to MediaGo,” said Sze How Chan, associate director, market development, Xandr.
MediaGo is a global AI-integrated marketing platform under the Baidu Global brand that assists clients to scale into the global market and enrich their international influence. It is available to customers in Southeast Asia, East Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and North America. It provides cross-media integrated marketing solutions apart from programmatic advertising reselling and AI-backed recommendations to more than 10000 companies.
Baidu Global is the international AI business growth engine under Baidu’s brand umbrella. It provides global users with intelligent internet services in multiple scenarios. It covers more than 200 countries around the world.
Xandr is a business unit within At&T. It powers a global marketplace for premium advertising.