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It’s vital to build something special, something that goes beyond simply talking about your ideas.— Co-founder Evan Doll
VAST Video Ad ServiceVideos are more ubiquitous than ever before: there are virtually no boundaries on how, when and where people can interact with video content. Flipboard as a curation platform brings multi-format content to peoples around their personal interests and passions. There has been tremendous opportunity for video ads to perform efficiently on our platform. At Flipboard, we have been building video inventory since 2013 in the form of transcoding, storing, and serving proprietary format video ads on an in-house platform. As we see high-quality beautiful video ads satisfy advertisers, we also face the challenge of scaling the platform to meet the increasing demands of our video ad inventory. To bring Flipboard’s video ad inventory to a larger group of advertisers, we need a programmatic selling channel that supports standard video ad formats, provides easy performance measurement and flexible video behavior control. This is where VAST can help. What is VAST ? VAST is the Video Ad Serving Template...
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Boris Aleksandrovsky: Maps and Clocks
Travel around the world and through time from the comfort of your couch with this magazine of creative cartography and time-telling infographics.view the magazine
Tim Johnsen: Mmm… Coffee
Foam art, roasting notes and espresso cocktail recipes are collected in this eye-opening guide to the caffeinated world.view the magazine
Troy Brant: Eye Candy
Take a mental vacation through a tree tunnel, around volcanoes and under the aurora borealis with this compilation of awe-inspiring landscape photography.view the magazine