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Spotify released a new version of its music streaming app for customers in emerging markets, an effort to grow outside of its strongholds in the US an(...)

A Google spokesewoman said: “We have strict policies that prohibit advertisers on our platforms from targeting individuals on the basis of sensitive categories such as race, sexual orientation, health conditions, pregnancy status, etc.” Photograph: iStock

The online advertising industry has rejected claims made to data protection authorities that it is targeting and profiling users based on categories o(...)

Fáilte Ireland will take a fresh swing at the lucrative golf tourism market in 2019 as part of preparations to offset the impact of Brexit

The Government is willing to see the Brexit deal re-opened if the United Kingdom wants to stay in a permanent customs union with the EU or allows for (...)

Unilever logo. Photograph: PA

Consumer goods giant Unilever, one of the world’s biggest advertisers, has threatened to pull investment from digital platforms such as Facebook and G(...)

Seán Quinn: “Earning €500,000 per year” in consultancy fees from the businesses he once controlled, according to a report in the ‘Sunday Business Post’. Photograph: Eric Luke /The Irish Times

The Sunday Business Post reports that Seán Quinn, the Cavan industrialist who lost a fortune on Anglo Irish Bank shares, has been “earning €500,000 pe(...)

Ad-blocking app Purify: says Apple Safari users ‘deserve to Browse in Peace TM’.

Marco Arment, the developer behind ad-blocking app Peace, may have pulled his creation from the App Store, saying its success “just doesn’t feel good”(...)

Sponsorship summiteers (from left): Ballywire owner Paul Collins, Heineken Ireland marketing director Sharon Walsh, Irish sponsorship summit founder Bruce Mansour and Sport for Business founder Rob Hartnett

The Irish sponsorship market brought in more than €125 million last year, with events such as The Gathering and the EU presidency fuelling a positi(...)

The ASAI said its aim was to secure more transparency and control for the public regarding online behavioural advertising practices.

From September any company collecting user data online for advertising purposes will have to inform the user, new rules issued by the Advertising Stan(...)