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Lauren Johnson

Lauren Johnson is a senior technology editor for Adweek, where she specializes in covering digital marketing trends, social platforms, ad tech and emerging tech.


How to Land a Job at an Ad-Tech Firm

Digital

The Trade Desk's Tammy Tolgo helps recent college grads get in the door.

With Faster Speeds and Connections, Brands Are Planning for 5G-Fueled Marketing

Digital

The widespread rollout should increase connection speeds by up to 10 times.

Foursquare’s New In-House Agency Will Crank Out Location-Based Mobile Creative for Brands

Digital

Sixteen by Foursquare aims to blend art and science.

Spotify’s New Free Streaming App Could Give Advertisers Better Targeting and More Insights

Digital

The redesigned version includes personalization and data-saving features.

How Frontier Communications Added $4 Million in Revenue With Direct Mail

Digital

The telecommunications company is doubling down on data.

Dow Jones Media Group Is Experimenting With a Blockchain Platform That Wants to Wipe Out the Ad-Tech Industry

Digital

Brave browser will reward readers for engaging with content

The Retail Industry Is Focusing on Customer Experience and Convenience to Win in Ecommerce

Digital

Digital brands have been effective at understanding and messaging their consumers.

Johnson & Johnson Is Using Pollen Data to Push Into Voice-Based Marketing

Digital

Brand goes all-in on third-party stats.

These 4 Mobile Ad-Tech Companies Are Banding Together on Standards for GDPR

Digital

A new consortium for Europe’s upcoming regulation.

How One Location-Based Data Firm Is Preparing for GDPR

Digital

European-collected stats are getting wiped and rebuilt.