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Mobile ads are more annoying than television ads: report

For many publishers, the future is mobile, and that means that figuring out how to monetize mobile eyeballs is a top priority.

Many observers believe that it's only a matter of time before companies like Facebook crack the mobile monetization nut, and the most bullish observers go so far as to suggest that mobile ad spend could one day surpass television ad spend, which exceeds $100bn globally on an annual basis.

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Tapjoy opens up mobile ad buying marketplace

Thanks in large part to the popularity of the freemium business model amongst mobile app developers, mobile ad platform Tapjoy has built an advertising network that reaches some 70m active users each month.

Now it's hoping to really cash in on that audience by opening up its ad buying marketplace to all advertisers.

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Apple starts squeezing pay-per-install apps

The numbers leave no doubt: when it comes to buying mobile apps, consumers feel far more comfortable handing their money over to Apple via the App Store.

A big reason for that is Apple's app approval process, which, love it or hate it, arguably provides a much greater level of quality assurance than is found in competing app stores, such as Google's Android Market.

But despite Apple's often opaque approach to App Store rules, the iPhone developer ecosystem isn't exactly squeaky clean...

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