Stowe Boyd> Digital advertising is like whack-a-mole. At the best, ads pop up on websites and mobile devices and people increasingly block them with virtual See morehammers because the 'creatives' are little more than direct-response spam. As I often write, people tolerate offline advertising but hate online advertising.
> But at the worst, adtech is killing the internet – and possibly even democracy itself. Real news sites and fake news sites are racing towards the bottom in efforts to squeeze every last possible penny out of garbage ad networks.