JUser: :_load: Unable to load user with ID: 3653

Displaying items by tag: Advertisements

Mobile phone services provider Amayism has paid a penalty of $126,000 and fellow mobile company, Lycamobile, a penalty of $12,600 for alleged false or misleading representations about their mobile phone plans.

Published in Technology Regulation

Australians have already lost over $300,000 to rental and accommodation scams this year - an increase of 76% compared to the same time last year - by responding to fake advertisements posted on real estate or classified websites.

Published in Security
Thursday, 31 May 2018 05:31

Optus scores another court win over Telstra

Singtel Optus will be able to go back to running ads which say "Empires end. That's what they do," after a Victorian Supreme Court judge ruled on Wednesday that Telstra's claim that these ads were misleading or deceptive did not stack up.

Published in Mobility

Google, the company whose former CEO said it had a policy “to get right up to the creepy line and not cross it”, says it will stop scanning personal Gmail accounts to deliver ads.

Published in Fuzzy Logic

The Nine network has become the first television network to breach the rules forbidding gambling advertisements on children’s TV programmes.

Published in Entertainment
Friday, 07 October 2016 08:35

Spotify served malware-laced advertisements

Spotify has become the next hack attack vector as malware-laced advertisements were served to its free users. The issue has since been resolved.

Published in Security
Friday, 07 February 2014 15:53

Telstra launches legal action against Optus

Australia's biggest telco Telstra has launched legal action against main rival Optus over its latest ad campaign, which allegedly contains misleading statistics.

Published in Technology Regulation
Friday, 29 November 2013 14:26

Optus attacks Telstra in new ads

Optus has pulled no punches in attacking arch-rival Telstra in a new television ad campaign, claiming there is little difference between the mobile network infrastructure of the two companies.

Published in Strategy
Tuesday, 17 September 2013 16:15

Thai mobile ad more emotional than most films

An emotionally charged advertisement for a Thai mobile phone company has taken the world by storm, claiming over a three and a half million views on YouTube.

Published in Mobility
Monday, 16 September 2013 14:21

Microsoft pulls "off the mark" iPhone ads

Microsoft has made an embarrassing backflip, withdrawing an online ad that mocked Apple's iPhone mere hours after posting it.

Published in Strategy
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 14:16

Xbox patent to track your every move

Microsoft has come up with a unique way to get viewers to sit through commercials, but it's just a little bit creepy.

Published in Entertainment
Thursday, 08 November 2012 17:25

Android ads using SMS spoofing

Symantec has warned that 200 Android apps on Google Play deliver advertising through fake SMS messages.

Published in Mobility




Guest Opinion

Guest Reviews

Guest Research

Guest Research & Case Studies

Channel News