• Interactive Entertainment in APAC: Q&A with dentsu gaming

    In this exclusive interview, ExchangeWire speaks to Jamie McConville, director – global solutions, dentsu Tokyo, following the launch of the dedicated dentsu gaming unit, to discuss the future of interactive entertainment in the APAC region. How will dentsu gaming approach developing [...]

  • Strength in Australian Programmatic: Q&A with Mitchell Greenway, OpenX

    In this exclusive interview with ExchangeWire, Mitchell Greenway, director, partner services ANZ, OpenX, delves into the Australian programmatic industry and discusses market-level findings following the recent State of Programmatic in JAPAC – 2021 report. What do you think is behind the [...]

  • Google Fined by South Korea; Mailchimp Acquired by Intuit

    In today’s ExchangeWire news digest: Google are hit with a USD $177m fine from South Korea’s regulators; Mailchimp are acquired by Intuit for around USD $12bn; and authorities in Beijing are reportedly seeking to dismantle Ant Group’s Alipay.   Google fined USD [...]

  • Australia Mulls New Digital Wallets Regulation; ByteDance Acquire Pico

    In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates in media, marketing, and commerce from around the globe. In this edition: Australia consider tighter regulations for digital payment systems; ByteDance are set to acquire Chinese VR headset maker Pico; [...]

  • Australia Mulls New Digital Wallets Regulation; Axel Springer Buy Politico

    In today’s ExchangeWire news digest: Australia consider tighter regulations for digital payment systems; Politico are purchased by Axel Springer; and Dukaan raised USD $11m.   Australia mull new digital payments law The government of Australia are contemplating new laws to increase the regulation [...]

  • China Pass Strict New Privacy Law; TikTok Questioned Over Biometric Data Collection

    In today’s ExchangeWire news digest: China have introduced a new law that will restrict tech firms’ collection of user data; TikTok’s CEO is questioned by US senators over the company’s collection and use of biometric information; and Studio Sirah have [...]

  • Tencent Sued by China Over WeChat Youth Mode; Hootsuite Acquire Heyday

    In today’s ExchangeWire news digest: Tencent are hit with legal action from the Chinese government over allegations that their WeChat messaging app fails to protect underage users; Hootsuite acquire Heyday for USD $48m; and InstaCarro raise USD $23m in a [...]

  • Zoom Acquire Five9; Australian Esports and Gaming Revenue to Rise 7.5% to 2025

    In today’s ExchangeWire news digest: Zoom acquire cloud communications company Five9; a PwC reports finds that Australia’ esports and gaming revenue will grow by 7.5% each year to 2025; and Indian news and social network startup Inshorts raise USD $60m [...]

  • New US Order Seeks to Curtail Big Tech; Pleo Reach $1.7bn Valuation

    In today’s ExchangeWire news digest: president Biden signs a new executive order designed to rein-in the power of Big Tech; accounting startup Pleo reach USD $1.7bn valuation after raising USD $150m; and a trio of Chinese tech companies see their [...]

  • Programmatic in JAPAC: Q&A with Andrew Tu, OpenX

    On Wednesday, 4 August, ExchangeWire and OpenX will launch an exclusive research report, examining the state of the programmatic industry in the Japan and Asia-Pacific (JAPAC) region, along with a live webcast to discuss the findings. Ahead of the launch, [...]