• Five Challenges & Changes Ahead of Marketing Nirvana

    Writing exclusively for ExchangeWire, Bedir Aydemir, Head of Audience and Data, Commercial, News UK and judging panel member for The Wires Global 2021, outlines key immediate challenges the digital advertising industry faces in the post-cookie environment. I’m an optimist when it [...]

  • 2 Years, 2 Imperatives: How to Focus Efforts During the Cookieless Delay

    Following an article from Eyeota’s Rob Armstrong, written shortly after Google announced a delay to the termination of cookies on Chrome, Kristina Prokop, CEO and co-founder, Eyeota, explains why brands should implement cohort-based onboarding as part of a data-agnostic strategy [...]

  • Google Delays Third-Party Cookie Deprecation: Industry Reaction

    Following last week’s announcement from Google that it will delay the final phasing out of the third-party cookie on its Chrome browser to late 2023, ExchangeWire speaks to professionals across the ad tech ecosystem for their initial reaction on the [...]

  • Apple's "Private Relay" to Prevent Fingerprinting; Microsoft to Retire Internet Explorer

    In today’s ExchangeWire news digest: Apple announce “Private Relay”, a feature that will obstruct fingerprinting by preventing advertisers from accessing consumers’ IP addresses; Microsoft will shut down Internet Explorer in mid-June 2022; and Snap ramp-up efforts to make Snapchat an [...]

  • Google Nears French Antitrust Settlement; noyb to file 10,000 Cookie Complaints

    In today’s ExchangeWire daily news digest: Google nears French antitrust settlement; Noyb to file 10,000 cookie complaints; and Amazon plans identifier release. Google nears French antitrust settlement Google is nearing a settlement with the French National Competition Authority (Autorité de la concurrence), [...]

  • Time To Reframe The Industry: Digital Media & Commerce Ecosystem

    Facebook, Amazon and Google are unbeatable; just go and work for them. This is what the evolved part of your brain tells you on a daily basis. And, to a certain extent, it’s not wrong given how many senior ad [...]

  • Introducing IAB Spain's TCPF - Q&A with Mikel Lekaroz

    Mikel Lekaroz, founder and CEO of Adbibo by Next14 and a member of IAB Spain’s Innotec, talks to ExchangeWire about the initiative’s Transparency, Consent, and Privacy Framework (TCPF), explaining how it works and what it aims to bring to the [...]

  • Marketers Want to Pivot to First-Party Data, but Know They’re Behind

    In this article, Kristina Prokop, CEO and co-founder of Eyeota, analyses marketers’ current awareness of the value of first-party data, and how they can realise ad tech’s ‘new oil’ to reach new audiences and deliver high-quality customer experiences. Google’s plans to [...]

  • First-Party Data and Post-Cookie Solutions – Q&A with OMD’s Monty Weber

    In this exclusive Q&A, Monty Weber (pictured below), global digital lead at OMD and Wires 2021 judge, evaluates the industry’s readiness for the post-cookie era, and shares his thoughts on some of the most prominent alternative targeting solutions.   Has ad land [...]

  • User Privacy, Bigger Scale, Better Relevance? The Cookieless Future Looks Bright

    In this article written exclusively for ExchangeWire, Ricardo Honing, global client lead at Dentsu, details how AI-powered contextual advertising solutions can be used as an effective replacement for third-party cookies. How to solve the cookie conundrum? Many in the advertising industry [...]