Twitter’s New Ads Transparency Center Reveals Who Buys Ads on Its Platform

With the midterm elections coming up, Twitter users will have to brace themselves for a barrage of ads. But this time around, they’ll also be getting information on who paid for those ads and why they received said advertisement. Twitter…

Facebook, Google Get Sued by Washington State Over Political Ad Records

Washington has filed a lawsuit against Facebook and Google over their inability to show their records on who purchased political ads on the platform. The two companies were reportedly paid millions for political ads but have failed in publishing key…

Viral Video: Santorum Paid Ad Shows Brown Froth

File this in the Unbelievable category. Even given Rick Santorum’s “Google problem” (you know the one we mean), some PR firm produced a video for him featuring the candidate being shot with brown goop. The video has a Mitt Romney…

Super Bowl Ads Could Become More Political

How would you feel about seeing a political ad during the Super Bowl? Some people are trying to make that happen. Politico is reporting that the game this year has attracted people from anti-abortion camps and sports blackout opponents trying…