FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 5, 2018 file photo, a woman walks past the logo for Google at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai. Google says it's making progress on plans to revamp Chrome user tracking technology aimed at improving privacy even as it faces challenges from regulators and officials.  The company gave an update Monday, Jan. 25, 2021 on its work to remove from its Chrome browser so-called third-party cookies, which are used by a website's advertisers or partners and can be used to track user browsing habits across the internet.  (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)


What Happens When the Web’s Cookies Crumble

When Google kills off cookies, it won’t swap in “alternative identifiers to track individuals.” Here’s what that means for brands.

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Neutrogena's MaskiD will soon go into beta testing, and participants will come from Facebook.


Neutrogena’s MaskiD Goes Into Beta Test

The 3D-printed sheet mask invites Facebook group to join its new beta study. 

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Maie is an upcoming virtual persona living in Shanghai.


Virtual Idols in China, Fab or Fad?

Even as the market is reaching influencer exhaustion, some believe China’s virtual influencer has incredible growth and adoption potential.

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Behind the Curtain at Trade Show Operator Born

Jean-Christophe Chopin’s venture behind the Alkeon tech solution utilized by the top global trade shows is ready to meet the world.

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Pinterest held its first global advertising summit, Pinterest Presents, on Wednesday across six countries.


Pinterest Ad Summit: Ad Tools, Growth in Gen Z, Men, Plus Dan Levy

At its first global ad summit, Pinterest revealed new ad tools, surprising growth among younger users and men, and special guest Dan Levy.

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Instagram's Live Rooms launches globally with Paris Fashion Week programming, among other panels.


Instagram Launches Live Rooms With Fashion Programming

Instagram’s live “talk show” feature with multiple guests rolls out with Paris Fashion Week programming, #BuyBlack beauty sessions.

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Mive uses an augmented reality "measuring tape" to take down shoppers' dimensions.


Slow Fashion Marketplace Mive Announces Launch

The start-up uses AR measuring tech to bring size inclusivity to fashion shopping.

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Facebook is spotlighting bag and luggage brand House of Takura, along with other small businesses, in its latest campaign promoting personalized ads.


Facebook Touts Personalized Ads for Small Biz in New Campaign

“Good Ideas Deserve to Be Found” to hit online, TV and radio spots to plug Facebook’s personalized ads ahead of Apple’s anti-tracking update.

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10 Things to Know About Clubhouse

The buzzworthy audio-only social app has captured movers and shakers across media, tech, brands and more. Here are a few key facts.

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Verizon Media's Yahoo Ryot Lab used photogrammetry capture to cast Rebecca Minkoff's designs in AR.


EXCLUSIVE: Rebecca Minkoff’s NYFW Collection to Land in AR

A collab between NYFW’s IMG and Verizon Media’s Yahoo Ryot Lab turns the designer’s latest looks into an immersive experience.

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Wellness Platform Jetsweat Offers Zoom-like Workout, Supplies Software to Indie Studios

The business move is a way for Jetsweat to bring its technology to a larger market and allows boutique fitness studios to compete against the likes of Peloton and Beachbody, said founders Alexandra Dantzig and Erin Frankel.

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How Stitch Fix Survived and Thrived During the Coronavirus

Katrina Lake, CEO and founder, dishes at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference.

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Shopify's Shop Pay heads to Facebook and Instagram.


Shopify’s Shop Pay Heads to Facebook, Instagram

Shop Pay becomes a new option inside Facebook Pay for all Shopify merchants in Facebook and Instagram.

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TikTok Dives Deeper Into Shopping

The short video platform previewed new efforts to build out its shopping powers to advertisers. 

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Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., speaks during a confirmation hearing for Secretary of Veterans Affairs nominee Denis McDonough before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, in Washington. (Sarah Silbiger/Pool via AP)


Sens. Klobuchar, Hirono, Warner Take Aim at Big Tech

Three Democratic senators look to limit Section 230 protection for technology platforms with a new bill introduced Friday.

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