An illustrative image of Amazon Shopping app seen on a mobile phone screen in front of an old (L) and a new (R) Amazon Shopping app icons displayed on a screen. Amazon has quietly changed its new Amazon Shopping app icon, replacing the blue ribbon on top that drew some unfavorable comparisons. On Wednesday, March 3, 2021, in Dublin, Ireland.
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Amazon‘s advertising business is soaring.
The company’s massive “other” business category, which is primarily (but not exclusively) ad revenue, grew 77% in the first quarter to $6.9 billion in revenue.
Apple‘s recent privacy changes, which make it easier for users to block advertisers from tracking them, could add…