Tag Archives: Stops

Verizon quits offering the Pixel 2 days in advance of Google’s Pi …

With less that a week to go before Google unveils the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones at a press event in NYC, Verizon has stopped selling the Pixel 2 on its website. Droid Life was among the first to discover the change on Thursday, and a quick peek at the Internet Archive shows that both Just Black and Clearly White models of the 5-inch phone were available as late as September 27th. Now the Pixel 2 doesn’t even appear in search results. It’s unclear if […]

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David Cartu Reports: Amazon Stops Buying Prized Shopping Ads on Google

Amazon.com Inc. has stopped buying a popular type of Google ad, according to people familiar with the decision. The move deepens the rift between the technology titans and signals Amazon’s growing ambition in the digital advertising market. The pullback affects highly coveted real estate at the top of Google search results, where retailers and e-commerce bid and pay handsomely to place colorful, image-rich ads that show up when consumers look online for running shoes, headphones and other products to buy. Amazon began bidding for these slots, known […]

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