UK’s Information Commissioner will fine Facebook the maximum £500K over Cambridge Analytica breach

Facebook continues to face fallout over the Cambridge Analytica scandal, which revealed how user data was stealthily obtained by way of quizzes and then appropriated for other purposes, such as targeted political advertising. Today, the U.K. Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) announced that it would be issuing the social network with its maximum fine, £500,000 ($662,000)…

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Daily News: Location-Based Ad Targeting, Consumers & Data Protection, Amazon Prime Day

Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. Are Local TV Advertisers Ready For Location-Based Ad Targeting? (July 10, 2018) GeoMarketing: “This morning, local programmatic ad platform Simpli.fi released its Addressable Geo-Fencing, that promises to connect TV viewers to 1 million locations…

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