As part of continued simplification Google AdSense switching to first-price auctions

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Today Google informed users and ad purchasers just like that of AdSense for Content, Video, and Games is switching to first-price auctions in the coming months. Google AdSense previously used a sealed-bid second-price auction for buyers wanting to purchase ad space. It involved the winner โ€” who offered the most โ€” only paying the amount …

SiriusXM launches music channel dedicated to TikTok hits

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You can’t escape viral TikTok songs. They’re everywhere, and you’re bound to hear them over and over again if you spend time on any social media platform. If you actually like listening to TikTok earworms, you can now also listen to them on SiriusXM. The satellite radio service has launched TikTok Radio, a full-fledged music …

Get your pitch-off on with our Disrupt Startup Alley companies on upcoming episodes of Extra Crunch Live

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Disrupt is right around the corner, and this year the show is packed to the brim with incredible panels and conversations, an absolutely stacked Startup Battlefield cohort of companies launching on our stage, investor insights and a virtual expo hall full of exciting new products and services in the Startup Alley. We canโ€™t wait! Literally. …