Apple is finally showing it is serious about mobile advertising. Its iAd business has gone through several iterations and struggled, and the company is now tapping the ad tech community to open the service widely so marketers can get access to its iPhones, iPads and computers.
AMC has snuffed out The Killing. The cable network on Friday announced that “after much deliberation.” it would not go forward with a third season of the serial procedural.
Driven by a significant uptick in ad sales dollars, AMC Networks today reported a 53 percent jump in fourth-quarter profits. The New York-based cable network group, which houses AMC, IFC, the Sundance Channel and WE tv, posted Q4 net income of $29.5 million, or 40 cents a share, compared to $19.3 million, or 28 cents a share, during the same period last year.