Unruly Taps IBM Watson To Improve Accuracy Of Online Marketing Campaigns

Unruly’s New Video Targeting Tool Uses Watson Cognitive Computing To Help Increase Sales From Online Consumers

LONDON, NEW YORK – December 15th, 2016 – British ad tech company Unruly has turned to IBM Watson to create a new cognitive powered psychographic targeting tool to increase the effectiveness of digital video ads. Unruly DNA combines the company’s emotional intelligence tools with IBM Watson’s machine learning capabilities to help identify and engage the people most likely to increase a brand’s sales.

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Unruly Brings Emotional Targeting To Video Advertising In Japan

  • Unruly launches new targeting capability which connects advertisers with viewers most likely to connect emotionally with a specific
  • New Balance first brand to use emotional targeting in Japan; sees 113% increase in campaign completion rate, 135% increase in brand awareness

TOKYO – December 7, 2016 – Video ad tech company Unruly today launches a new targeting capability which helps advertisers connect with consumers most likely to emotionally engage with a specific ad.

Unruly EQ Targeting uses data from the company’s content evaluation tool, Unruly EQ™ – created using over 1 million consumer data points – to target the consumers most likely to engage emotionally with a video, leading to increases in earned media, brand recall and purchase intent.

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John Lewis’ “#BusterTheBoxer” Tops Most Shared Ads Of 2016

Retailer Tops Unruly’s Annual Top 20; List Features Creatives From 10 Different Countries

December 1, 2016 – UK retailer John Lewis is bouncing with joy today after its 2016 Christmas campaign “#BusterTheBoxer” was named the most shared ad of 2016 by video ad tech company Unruly.

The two-minute video ad, which features an array of animals playing on a family’s trampoline at Christmas time, appears at the top of Unruly’s annual Top 20 Global Video Ads Chart after attracting 1,949,387 shares across social media. The ad’s performance since its launch on November 9 also makes it the 5th most shared Christmas ad of all time and the most shared John Lewis ad ever.

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Unruly Partners With Ogilvy & Mather And Reprise Media To Bring Emotional Intelligence To India’s Digital Ad Market

  • New proprietary tool uses emotional, biometric and audio testing to allow brands to maximise emotional and business impact of ads
  • Launched in partnership with Affectiva and Moodagent, Unruly EQ also validates if ads are authentic and consistent with brand values
  • Reprise Media India and Ogilvy & Mather the first to use new tool in India

NEW DELHI – Wednesday, November 30, 2016 – Video ad tech company Unruly today launches a new content testing tool that allows Indian advertisers to analyse the authenticity of their video ads.

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Comic Relief Partners With Unruly, Snapchat & Pinterest For Red Nose Day

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Comic Relief is once again teaming up with a whole host of partners to fight poverty and social injustice for Red Nose Day 2017.

Red Nose Day is back on Friday 24th March 2017 and is set to be a jam packed, fun filled day with help from faithful friends Sainsbury’s, TK Maxx & HomeSense, BT and British Airways. New partners include Aquafresh, Fitbit, Unruly, Snapchat, TGI Fridays and Pinterest, who are on board for their first ever Red Nose Day.

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Sadiq Khan Announces New Business Advisory Board For London

Leading entrepreneurs and top business figures in London – the majority of whom are women – will form Mayor Sadiq Khan’s new Business Advisory Board.

Sadiq Khan vowed to be London’s most pro-business Mayor ever and has fulfilled a manifesto pledge to set up the board, which will tap into the capital’s leading business expertise as he works to find the solutions to London’s growth challenges, particularly following the recent vote to leave the European Union.

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UnrulyX Launches New Nielsen DAR Optimised PMPs

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Buyers can now purchase private marketplaces optimised for Nielsen DAR (Digital Ad Ratings) audiences through UnrulyX. These packages contain premium publishers that meet and exceed Nielsen DAR audience benchmarks in the US, UK and Australia.

Programmatic buyers with Nielsen DAR KPIs for their digital video campaigns can now buy an off-the-shelf PMP that helps hit those KPIs without worrying about adding multiple layers of targeting, which often reduce scale.

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News Corp Australia Unveils The Company’s Future Media Lab

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News Corp Australasia executive chairman Michael Miller along with News Digital Networks Australia managing director Nicole Sheffield and Unruly’s CEO and co-founder Sarah Wood, today unveiled the company’s new Future Media Lab.

Future Media Lab is an innovation and collaboration workspace that has been designed as a place where News Corp Australia clients and partners can explore, discover and create with News Corp’s brands, products and audiences.

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Unruly Launches Vertical Video Format Across French Ad Market

  • New outstream video ad unit allows French advertisers to unlock the power of mobile video and maximise viewer attention
  • Unruly data shows a quarter of consumers watch more than 10 videos a week on their phones; 53% of people are annoyed by having to turn their phone horizontally to watch videos

PARIS – October 25, 2016 – Video ad tech company Unruly today announces it is launching a new vertical video ad format for the French market.

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Unruly Continues Expansion Into APAC By Launching Operations In India

  • News Corp-owned video ad tech company moves into new offices in New Delhi and Mumbai offering both managed service and programmatic distribution for brands and agencies
  • Unruly’s mobile ad formats help advertisers connect more effectively and authentically with audiences across India

NEW DELHI, MUMBAI – Tuesday, October 11, 2016 – Video ad tech company Unruly today continues its rapid global growth by expanding into India.

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