Starting the week off with a huge bang, Tremor Media is buying competitor ScanScout, continuing the much anticipated consolidation in online video ad networks. Undertone Networks has acquired Jambo Media, according to the Jambo website, and Specific Media recently purchased BBE (formerly Broadband Enterprises).
Scanscout CEO Bill Day will become CEO of the combined company [...]
Interactive pre-roll providers, Innovid, announced a strategic investment from Deutsche Telekom’s T-Ventures to accelerate their growth and pave the way for their entry into the mobile market, connected TV, as well as Europe. Genesis Partners, who lead the company’s Series A round, also participated in the $4 mil raise.
Earlier in the week, Innovid [...]
Let me say up front that I’m a Massachusetts democrat, so I’m all for government intervention where it makes sense. But let’s face it, the government isn’t always the best at making things happen, and this is especially true when it comes to technology. Watching our elected officials try to wrap their heads around the [...]