• Google Misled Publishers and Advertisers, Unredacted Lawsuit Alleges

    13 days ago - By Up Worthy

    Google misled publishers and advertisers for years about the pricing and processes of its ad auctions, creating programs that deflated sales for some companies while increasing prices for buyers,...
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  • Google, Facebook Leaders Accused of Colluding on Online Ad Sales, Antitrust Lawsuit Says

    Google, Facebook Leaders Accused of Colluding on Online Ad Sales, Antitrust Lawsuit Says

    13 days ago - By The Wrap

    A state antitrust lawsuit filed last year is accusing Google of colluding with Facebook in online advertising sales, according to multiple outlets, including The Associated Press .
    Documents from the lawsuit originally filed last December seem to show that the CEOs of both tech giants signed off on an ad bidding agreement. According to the documents, Google referred to the deal secretly as “Jedi Blue” and was approved by the search giant's CEO Sundar Pichai and Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook renamed itself to Meta last October.
    The complaint said that Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg...
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