Building on its ability to target by device, Facebook is now offering bandwidth targeting
to advertisers via the Facebook Ad Create tool, Power Editor and the API. The new mobile network targeting tool will allow the ability to target ads based on the speed of the network the ad is being served on.
As ads become more ubiquitous in mobile apps, the potential to alienate users becomes very real, not just because users are having to view an ad, but if the ad doesn’t load, or eats up bandwith, users are going to bail on the app. Facebook’s new bandwidth targeting provides a work around the problem.
Interestingly, the Facebook announcement reminded me about a new platform we recently reported on offered by Kwicr, which is approaching the network bandwith problem in a different direction. Kwicr is offering a new solution that fixes the problem of network reliability itself, not just providing a work around for the problem.
Because its not just ads that can be affected, it’s the app itself, which at the end of the day, is the bigger problem for developers. The reality is that bandwith is just one of a broad range of network impairments that normally inhibit the reliable delivery of app content, which in turn creates frustration for app users.
The Kwicr platform uses advanced mathematics that compensates for packet loss within a network and reduces retransmissions by optimizing network goodput. Or in other words, the platform recognizes what’s slowing down the information transfer and helps speed things up.
For apps that are not running Kwicr, the new Facebook bandwidth targeting tool makes sense. For apps using the Kwicr platform, any ad network’s ads should run smoothly, as will the app itself.Read more: https://www.facebook.com/business/news/network-tar...
Love Is Like Pi Never Ending T-Shirt Math Pi day Gift Shirt. Perfect Shirt to celebrate Pi Day 2019. Great gift whether you just love Math or you are a Math Student, Teacher or similar.
Are you paying more taxes than you have to as a developer or freelancer? The IRS is certainly not going to tell you about a deduction you failed to take, and your accountant is not likely to take the time to ask you about every deduction you’re entitled to. As former IRS Commissioner Mark Everson admitted, “If you don’t claim it, you don’t get it.
Get hands-on experience in performing simple to complex mobile forensics techniques Retrieve and analyze data stored not only on mobile devices but also through the cloud and other connected mediums A practical guide to leveraging the power of mobile forensics on popular mobile platforms with lots of tips, tricks, and caveats.
The Chirp GPS app is a top-ranked location sharing app available for Apple and Android that is super easy to use, and most of all, it's reliable.
Write and run code every step of the way, using Android Studio to create apps that integrate with other apps, download and display pictures from the web, play sounds, and more. Each chapter and app has been designed and tested to provide the knowledge and experience you need to get started in Android development.