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Airtel Ads Launched, Offers Brand Engagement Services Targeted at Telco’s Subscribers

Airtel Ads has been launched as the telco entered the Indian ad tech space with a brand engagement service targeted at its subscribers. Airtel looks to allow brands of all sizes to curate campaigns aimed at its pool of 320 million customers. Airtel Ads will be consent-based, that means that Airtel subscribers will have the option to opt in to ... Read More »

Google to Stop Scanning Gmail for Creating Targeted Ads

HIGHLIGHTS Google said it would stop scanning contents of Gmail users’ inboxes Users will still see personalised ads, but would be based on other data Privacy activists have long complained on the scanning of emails Google said Friday it would stop scanning the contents of Gmail users’ inboxes for ad targeting, moving to end a practice that has fueled privacy ... Read More »

Apple advises immediate update to iOS 9.3.5 after discovery of targeted iPhone spyware

Apple released an update to iOS 9 on Thursday—iOS 9.3.5—that patches multiple critical zero-day vulnerabilities that have been shown to already have been deployed, allegedly by governments to target activists and dissidents, according to a report from Citizen Lab and Lookout Security. Apple turned around an update within 10 days from when the company received Citizen Lab’s initial report. The update ... Read More »