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Datorama, the Salesforce marketing analytics platform, launched an app marketplace Thursday where companies can list new automated data products. AT&T’s Xandr ad unit has one app in the marketplace at launch, which pulls data from the AppNexus demand-side platform (DSP) into Datorama, so it can be analyzed alongside other DSP or ad platform campaign data,... Continue reading »

This week on “The Big Story,” we travel to Washington, DC, tour some walled gardens and fly into the clouds – before coming back to earth to piece together the evolving TV landscape. First pit stop: AppNexus founder Brian O’Kelley spoke at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing called “Understanding the Digital Advertising Ecosystem and the... Continue reading »

The tsunami of data surging into TV introduces a massive amount of complexity and fragmentation into what used to be a simple media buy. “It’s really complex to buy, and that’s spooking a lot of buyers off,” said Tracey Scheppach, who buys addressable connected TV (CTV) with her agency Matter More Media. CTV, which is... Continue reading »

With no end in sight to the conflict in Syria, hundreds of thousands of people are living in desperate conditions and exposed to continuing violence. Today, half the pre-conflict population of 22 million Syrians have fled their homes and more than 13.5 million people urgently need your help.

For creating Unfold, an app that helps celebrities, brands, and regular users create gorgeous Instagram stories, Alfonso Cobo is one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People of 2019.

Chopard and Annabel's hosted the Gentleman's Evening during the 2019 Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday (May 21) and lovely ladies stepped out for the

At Pratt Institute’s graduation, the influential author Roxanne Gay called out anti-abortion laws, the Trump administration, gun violence, and more in a thoughtful and very frank commencement speech that you should read now.

Tony Mitchell, a recent recipient of the Black Engineer of the Year Award, offers his best advice for minorities to take control of their career journeys.

For working with governments, growers, and biomedical companies to standardize medical cannabis globally, ICCI’s Steph Sherer is one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People.

For developing a browser that keeps your online activity private, DuckDuckGo founder and CEO Gabriel Weinberg is one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People of 2019.

Data covering a 25-year period shows lower mortgage approval rates, worse terms for same-sex couples

How to tell the difference between brands that market themselves as sustainable and ones that actually commit to sustainability in a holistic way.

For showing what the Constitution means to all of us, Heidi Schreck is one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People.

For taking a legal stand against gender discrimination in professional sports, U.S. women’s soccer captains Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, and Megan Rapinoe are among Fast Company’s Most Creative People of 2019.

After being announced as the new face of Chopard Parfums, Sonam Kapoor stepped out for the launch of the Garden Kings Collection by Chopard on Tuesday

For telling hyperlocal South African stories that can appeal to global audiences, writer/director and actor Kagiso Lediga is one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People of 2019.

For harnessing the power of the origin story to connect giant companies with indie brands, UBS vice chairman Romitha Mally is one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People of 2019.

Metallica fans gleaned and packed fresh food on Wednesday in San Francisco as part of a day of service for the band's nonprofit, according to the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank.

A KTVU 2 Investigates report helped spark the award of hundreds of thousands of dollars to a woman who was wrongfully terminated over a family-leave discrepancy.

For applying their artistic obsessiveness to STEAM education, the four members of OK Go are among Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business

For developing hospital assistant robots that people want to take selfies with, Andrea Thomaz is one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People of 2019.

Matt Roberts, former CEO of OpenTable, has experience helping multiple startups going public

For leveraging FDA vouchers’ value to develop cures for global maladies, Mark Sullivan is one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business.

Vanuatu's prime minister Charlot Salwai says he's pleased with New Zealand's new laws aimed at tackling climate change.

San Francisco police are investigating a gruesome scene in the city's Outer Mission Neighborhood.
While looking for a missing person, police discovered a dismembered body inside a home. Now, what started as a missing persons case is now a homicide investigation.
The search for 73-year-old Benedict Ching began monday before noon.

Mobile networks in Asia and Europe are suspending orders for Huawei smartphones following the U.S. decision last week to restrict the company's access to American technology.

Stacy Martin joined Lea Seydoux on the red carpet for the Cannes Film Festival premiere of "Oh Mercy! (Roubaix, une Lumiere)" on Wednesday (May 22) in