Posts Tagged ‘advertising’

Buckle Up. This Short Film From a Financial Tech Startup Is Part Black Mirror, Part ‘They Live’

Bank ads love to talk about your dreams. A bucolic retirement, an Ivy League education for your kids, that five-bedroom home with the “Sold” sign in the yard. But a new long-form ad—or branded short film, more accurately—from Canadian financial tech startup Koho positions banks not as the enablers of your best life but rather […]

Facebook Is Reversing Its Ban on Cryptocurrency Ads—But There’s a Catch

Back in January, Facebook announced a ban on cryptocurrency-related advertising on its platform—a move that was soon echoed by Google. Now Facebook is partially reversing its ban. The social network and advertising giant will still aim to block ads that promote ICOs and so-called binary options, but it will now again accept ads for cryptocurrencies […]

How Some Companies Are Bypassing Facebook’s ICO Ad Ban

The Facebook crypto ad ban is proving surprisingly easy to circumvent. Apparently using the word ‘c-currency’ instead of ‘cryptocurrency’ is quite enough to bypass the ad ban on the popular social media platform. And while this is just an example, the implications are clear – all you have to do to promote your ICO on Facebook, despite […]