May 29, 2019 by ,

Leading up to the year 2000, there were dire predictions circulating about a potential end to the digital world because of a software issue, known as the Y2K bug, that would kick in at the stroke of midnight on January 1. As it turned out, the world didn’t end. Computers still worked and digital calendars […]

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Why the GDPR Hasn't Impacted AdTech... Yet

May 13, 2019 by

Every Monday we present you a curated list of top AdTech stories in a condensed, easily-digestible format. The goal is simple: maximum knowledge at minimum reading. All you need is five minutes of spare time and a cup of good coffee. Here’s this week’s portion of interesting industry news: Why the Rise of Ad Fraud […]

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Clearcode’s AdTech Week In Review: May 6 - May 12, 2019

May 8, 2019 by ,

Everyone who works in online advertising – from advertisers and agency folks to developers and publishers – has no doubt heard the concept of a walled garden. The term gets tossed around in AdTech and MarTech quite a bit, but its roots reach far beyond online advertising. We like to think the internet is an […]

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Walled Gardens vs Independent AdTech: The Fight for Ad Dollars and Survival

April 17, 2019 by

Ad fraud, the GDPR, and ITP are not the only problems AdTech companies must tackle today. Many are struggling with problems associated with their main offering – their technology. Which Problems Are You Currently Facing? If you’re like most AdTech companies, you’re likely facing these technological challenges: Too many client requests and not enough time […]

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How to Hire the Right AdTech Developers For Your Project

March 20, 2019 by , ,

The European Union’s General Data-Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been in force for almost a year, but in spite of numerous publications in the media there is still a lot of misinformation and confusion around it. In our new webinar, we guide through the key concepts of GDPR, discuss what the regulation means for AdTech companies, […]

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On-Demand Webinar: The Impact of the GDPR on the AdTech and MarTech Industries

March 15, 2019 by ,

When advertising moved online from the print world back in the late 1990s, the biggest opportunity for advertisers was the ability to reach people on an individual basis. They no longer had to rely solely on contextual targeting – advertisers could now create audiences based on interests, behavior, and location, and show ads to members […]

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Identity in AdTech: Unravelling The ID Problem

February 27, 2019 by

Demand-side platforms (DSPs) are one of the main tools used by advertisers to run online media campaigns. On the outside, they seem like a platform that’s used to simply buy ad space from publishers, but they are actually comprised of many different components that work behind the scenes, each playing a key role in the […]

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The Anatomy Of a Demand-Side Platform (DSP) [infographic]

February 4, 2019 by

When it comes to data-privacy scandals, Facebook and Google immediately spring to mind as the key culprits. These companies are the scapegoats whose shady data-privacy practices get plastered all over the news and lead to investigations, but there are other companies that operate away from the spotlight, unbeknownst to most internet users. In the United […]

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What Is a Data Broker and How Does It Work?

January 9, 2019 by

With privacy-centered themes dominating the headlines, 2018 could easily be hailed the year of privacy. It was a really busy time for the AdTech and MarTech industry. GDPR and privacy issues sent ripples through the industry, and advertisers and publishers spent most of their time understanding and aligning with new privacy laws – not only […]

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Clearcode’s Top Posts Of 2018

January 7, 2019 by

It’s that time again when we start seeing articles featuring AdTech predictions for the upcoming new year. Instead of presenting you with another run-of-the-mill post about what we think will happen in AdTech in 2019, however, we’re going to look at what the data tells us. We’ve analyzed a number of AdTech-related topics that are […]

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AdTech in 2019: 3 Trends Based on Data, Not Predictions