Aiden closes $750,000 seed round in its quest to amplify marketers – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Aiden, a London-based startup building a machine learning-powered personal assistant to save mobile marketers time and money, closed a $750,000 seed round today from Kima Ventures and a number of angels, including Nicolas Pinto, Pierre Valade […]

After YouTube boycott, Google pulls ads from more types of offensive content – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Google is pulling display ads from being placed alongside a wider range of content on YouTube and other sites, in the wake of a spike of criticism that its automatic, programmatic advertising seemingly cannot stop mainstream […]

Verizon Ventures and R/GA partner to launch a digital media “venture studio” – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Verizon Ventures and R/GA are announcing a new program called the Verizon Media Tech Venture Studio. Stephen Plumlee, R/GA’s global COO and managing partner of R/GA Ventures, explained that the interactive agency’s “venture studios” started […]