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Advertainment Weekly: Catch us if you Cannes!

This week we’re reporting to you from sunny, beautiful Cannes, France for the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. It is a key week for the media industry and a focal point in many people’s year, be it for meetings or just for a sun soaked escape. We’ll start off with the chatter about VR, …

Advertainment Weekly: Donut worry about heights

We start off this week with big news from Snapchat! Our vertical friends announced that they are releasing a more advanced offering for advertisers in preparation for their potentially imminent IPO.

Virool Cannes meet!

The final countdown to Cannes Lions 2016 has begun and we could not be more excited! Virool is going big this year with two beach cabanas, cocktail parties, 360 photos, virtual reality, a very giant beach chair and more.

10 things to watch for at Cannes Lions

Pack your sunglasses, sunscreen, and business cards because it’s almost time for Cannes Lions 2016.

Advertainment Weekly: What’s it like to be Ronaldo?

This week in advertainment news we start off with a new video strategy on the campaign trail for Bernie Sanders.

Fireside Chat with Chris Carmichael

Our fireside chats continued last week with Snapchat icon, Chris Carmichael, who paid a visit to the Virool HQ in San Francisco.

Advertainment Weekly: Soccer babes

Countdown to Cannes Lions 2016 starts now! This week we start off with the rising influence of tech companies at the biggest industry event of the year.

Vertical Video: The new line of ad blocker defense

The internet lives off of ads. Ads pay for the content and enable publishers to keep sharing their work for free or at minimal cost.

Advertainment Weekly: Tasty highway hijinks

This week we’re looking at current and upcoming trends, starting with why vertical video continues to prove its utility against horizontal. We then learn why the adoption process for programmatic hasn’t been at the pace we expected. Meanwhile, Vine stars are increasingly leaving the platform to find more commercial success on Facebook and Snapchat and …

Advertainment Weekly: In da hostel with 50 Cent

Vertical video is heating up this week with tips from its first adopters. Meanwhile, silent videos state their claim, publishers vent their frustrations about new Facebook rules, and we learn the ins and outs of native advertising. For your advertainment, this week 50 Cent takes us on a tour of HostelWorld’s latest Barcelona crib. What …