Saturday, October 16, 2021

Day: July 3, 2021

Verizon Media adds shopping data with Catalina partnership

Verizon Media already knows a lot about what its users read and watch. An expanded partnership with Catalina will make it possible for them to tell advertisers what its users have bought, too.

On Tuesday, June 29, Verizon Media and Catalina announced they were making their identity graphs interoperable. In plain English, that means the identities Verizon Media tracks using its post-cookie solution, ConnectID, and the IDs that Catalina has of shoppers can now be combined into a single, anonymized picture. 

The key details

  • Verizon Media and Catalina announced a data partnership in April that enabled advertisers to use shopping
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Vanessa Hudgens & Madison Beer Launch Skincare Brand Know Beauty

If it’s news to you that Vanessa Hudgens and Madison Beer are even friends, we’ve got another piece of news: They’re also business partners and beauty entrepreneurs. Today, the two are launching Know Beauty, a skincare line rooted in DNA personalization.

“We both have had such a long skincare journey. We were like, ‘There should be an easier way to approach skincare, something that allows you to know what is right for your personal skin, because it’s different for everyone,'” Hudgens tells Beer and Hudgens first met seven or eight years ago through Hudgens’s little sister

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Get a Glimpse Inside Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas’s Glamorous Provence Wedding

When Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas tied the knot in 2019, their South of France wedding was shrouded in secrecy. The finale of Game of Thrones—the epic HBO series that made Turner a star—had just aired a month before, and as a result, the media attention surrounding the young couple was at a fever pitch. The location was kept secret. Great lengths were taken to keep paparazzi out. Pictures on social media were few and far between. The only people who really knew anything about the affair were, well, the ones who attended it.

But on their second wedding

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