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AdColonized: Getting to Know CJ Hillyer

Posted May 9, 2019

Say hello to CJ Hillyer, one of the amazing individuals from our Programmatic team! He currently works as our Manager of Technical Solutions and is based in Massachusetts. After work, you can catch him playing golf, listening to sports radio, or planning his wedding. Get to know CJ in his AdColonized feature! What exactly does…

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AMPing Up Monetization with AdColony

Posted May 3, 2019

With easy access to smartphones, mobile gaming has become a global pastime. The growing gaming audience has put pressure on app developers to choose the most effective monetization strategies. While some apps rely on in-app purchases only, approximately half of developers (49%) monetize with mobile ads, and only 20% use both ads and IAP. Given…

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AdColonized: Getting to Know Asiye Açıkgöz

Posted Jan 17, 2019

Meet Asiye Açıkgöz, HR Business Partner in our Istanbul office! From hiring amazing new talent to streamlining business operations, Asiye has her hands full. Her energetic attitude and constant strive to expand her knowledge in the mobile space are only a couple reasons why she excels at AdColony. During her free time, Asiye loves to…

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Highlights from the AdColony Brand Intelligence Summit

Posted Sep 18, 2018

Recently, AdColony invited over 350 leaders in the digital advertising industry to its Brand Intelligence Summit in Istanbul. Hosted at the Swissotel, this 2-day event captured insight from marketing professionals on topics like brand safety, ad fraud, viewability, creativity, and more! Considering attendees spanned across over 15 countries from the Middle East, and Latin-America, this…

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Event Preview: AdColony Brand Intelligence Summit

Posted Sep 5, 2018

It’s time for the inaugural AdColony 2018 Intelligence Summit hosted on September 10th and 11th in Istanbul, Turkey! Join an exclusive group of industry leaders as we define the future of digital video marketing. An incredible line-up of speakers, local hospitality, and networking opportunities are only a few of the many reasons this event is…

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Elevate & Activate with SDK 3.3.5

Posted Aug 17, 2018

The AdColony 3.3.5 SDK is now available for download! With improved functionality and added flexibility (not to mention more stable than ever), this version makes it even easier for publishers both gaming and non-gaming to monetize with brand and performance advertisers. What makes this SDK better than ever? Check out some of the changes and…

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Event Preview: AdColony x Fyber Webinar — The State of In-App Header Bidding

Posted Aug 15, 2018

Header bidding is revolutionizing the ad monetization landscape and it’s coming to mobile. With buyers competing side-by-side in a real-time, unified auction, publishers are able to compare what each demand source is willing to bid on different impression levels and make more informed business decisions. Join AdColony and Fyber for a webinar that explains the…

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Making Changes to Help Us Focus and Grow

Posted Nov 13, 2017

The AdColony business today was built from over ten different acquisitions, and all of the various companies had different specialties. In the earlier days of AdColony/Opera Mediaworks, the breadth of services we offered allowed us to work with publishers and advertisers in a variety of different ways, and this was a huge advantage for us….

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Q2 Results: Aurora, Programmatic, and SDK Growth

Posted Aug 25, 2017

Yesterday, AdColony reported our Q2 2017 results as part of Opera Software ASA’s quarterly earnings. The quarter was highlighted by growth in our SDK penetration and the results of our latest Aurora™ HD Video ads. AdColony revenue for Q2 was $96.1M and we were EBITDA positive at $0.9M. While both numbers were softer than we…

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2017 Casual Connect Europe: Event Preview

Posted Feb 1, 2017

Next week, the AdColony EMEA team will join experts in the game and mobile marketing industries for a three day event of research, networking, and meetings. With over 100+ lectures and 3 sponsored parties, the 2017 Casual Connect event in Berlin is expected to be nothing but extraordinary. To help relieve the chaos of choosing…

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