More online advertising, but falling revenue per advertisement

The blame is the increase in websites

According to their clarified report on the situation of online advertising, adknowledge found for the year 1998 that a continuously growing number of websites of all kinds will look for advertising. From december 1997 to december 1998, the websites aimed at business by advertising should have grown by 38 percent. One third of the sites relied in 1998 offer classified ads or shopping.

But with the propagation of websites looking for advertising, the competitive prere is apparently increasing. The revenues that achieve websites with advertising, sink continuously. Tost an advertisement in december 1997 an average of 37.21 US dollars, only $ 35.12 in the end of 1998, which is a decrease by 6 percent. Only in the computer / technology divisions and shopping / transactions increased advertising expenditure. Kevin wandryk from adknowledge believes that the exhausting trend will continue through the steadily growing number of websites. At the beginning, the online advertisement was often cheap or was only exchanged because the medium was new, then the profit-breaking of the upcoming web will now be rendered by a superpoint of advertising bursting on the worldwide market.


The pirate religion spreads – just not in germany

At the end of 2011, the copious church was officially recognized in sweden as a religion, now it should also be spread in the US and other countries by copying and institutionalized as a church

In sweden, the pirates were created around pirate bay, but politically they did not make a real breakthrough, even though two pirates in the european chamilament were. In germany, however, in germany, the pirate party is still celebrating a success after another, she moves into the landing days and the number of members gradually. Perhaps in the absence of a successful political party, a pirate religion spreads in other countries and should be grounded new churches: the copimism church or the missionary church of kopimism in uppsala. In germany there is so far only one unofficial, private website.

In the swedish uppsala, the philosophy student of isak gerson, which is grounded in the swedish jungpiraten, founded the church missionerande kopimistic fundet together with other members of the pirate party. Kopimi is a translation of the top bid "copy me". And gersonnongen also achieved a success of a medial echo, as the religion charged by him was officially recognized at the end of 2011 in sweden after several starts. Since then, the number of members should have risen sharply and have more than 3000.


How honest are scientists?

Probably scientists manipulate the data in their publications, when they were meaning, such a new study

Spectacular trap of the fraud or federation in the sciences as that of the sudkoreaner hwang woo-suk, the preliminary, human embryonic stem cells (korean cloning hero deconstructed online), and celebrated by the magazine science, or the physicist jan hendrik already come again and again (sluts, manipulate, false). Unknown and therefore very controversial, however, is the dark figure, how often frauds are actually in the scientists.

Daniele fanelli from the university of edinburgh has performed a first meta analysis of surveys among scientists in his study, which appeared in the open access magazine PLL ONE. Beauties or falsifications are therefore not so rare, particularly consistent is, little surprising, medical and pharmaceutical research. The known trap is probably only the tip of the iceberg.


Orange fur new york, washington and newark

Even with the new terror warnings of the bush government, it is hard to distinguish whether it is a real threat or once again a strategy of fear policy

Yesterday, the home guardian minister tom ridge once again pronounced a terror warning. In contrast to earlier warnings, the notes are extremely concrete. As the terror warning concerns some buildings of financial institutions in new york, the warning level was not nationwide, but only in new york increased (yellow) too high (orange). However, as in the past, however, the impression will not start that the terror’s warning warnings sent by the US government (osama is back!) at least also pursue a political purpose.

Homemeral minister of ridge gives the warning from terror impact on financial institutions


“The spanish government has to go to the negotiating table”

Barcelona, supreme court of catalonia. Photo: ralf stretch

His erratic strategy has guessed government sanchez in an even more difficult situation. Interview with the president of the catalan parliament, roger torrent

The spanish social democrat pedro sanchez has a problem. In the erroneous and completely unfounded hope that, after renewed new elections, government formation becomes easier and he did not depend on catalonia voices, he had enveloped the country in the fourth elections in just four years. From this nothing became, sanchez drove against the wall.


Problems with neo-nazi domain

According to criticism, the domain heil-hitler.DE although deleted by denic, but quickly released again and again

There is always a lot of sharp proceedings against right violence and civil courage. Celebrities are always good anyway in a company driven by the attention concomity and should now be part of a covenant "face", the one "overall german burger initiative" should be mobile against the right-wing radical hordes. Sometimes is too "only" inattention in the game. However, they can then have system again, as is the case of the domain heil-hitler.DE shows.

Attentionocomic may be expected that the right-wing extremists are currently in scene, after the media and politicians have discovered the topic and powerful goals. Unfortunately, this makes it all attractive just attractive, which should actually be evaporated as a problem. Silence and looking away is not a means of course. A dilemma.


Islam serves as a projection surface and catalyst of clearishing

How to escape the conflict between antiracistic "funded anxiety" and racist "funded anxiety"?

Safe, somewhat distance to the action – and once again the temporal – is better than a premature, mostly distorting live sticker. That already offers the journalistic due diligence. However, those relativizing reactions that are currently inserting, however, double the gray of this silvestern night.

Numerous feminists, for example, rightly rightly go to the barricades and flexibly that those acts, who now excite the masses, have been criticized by them for ages and under the oktoberfest or carnival such actions to everyday life – a certainly undeniable fact whose appearance however, something suspicious at the present time is. The fear that racists could instrumentalize the reports on the origin of the supposed tatter for their hazeness is somehow lack of. However, to meet these concerns with relativations, however, a surrender of just those right populists as well as the violent mob equally.


Crime of aggression could be charged from 2018

Crime of aggression could be charged from 2018

Courtroom of the ICC. Image: icc

Attack wars are a case for the international criminal court – some in any case

Largely unnoticed by the german publicity, the volkerrecht has made a significant step: attack wars are a pleasant case for the international criminal court (ISTHH). From the 17. July 2018, the court in the hague can dust the jurisdiction in the case of attacking wars. The corresponding resolution was adopted at the conference of the contracting states of the rome statute, the basis for the criminal court, in the UN headquarters in new york by consensus.


Digital services act: eu commission wants to establish traffic lights for network

Digital Services Act: EU Commission wants to establish traffic lights for network

On wednesday, the EU commission published its long-awaited law package to reimburse the power of online platforms. With two regulations, the commission intends to set up new rules for services on the internet and strict antitrust regulations and make advertising transparent in the network. The goal is "A secure, foreseeable and trustworthy online environment", in the fundamental rights despite deep cuts "be effective".

The for digital status commission presentess margrethe vestager compared the ambitious project with the establishment of the very first traffic light in cleveland in 1914 to regulate increasing traffic. In the meantime, the traffic in the network has increased so, "that we have to bring order to chaos". Platforms therefore meet a due diligence. They had to remove illegal content, but also explain the users why was blocked, and give them a complaint. All involved should also receive information about how used algorithms work.

Platforms at the candy

Part of the bundels is the digital services act (DSA), with which in individual areas a paradigm change in the responsibility. Platforms must therefore prove that they are not "actual knowledge" have illegal content on their pages or "immediately" have traded to remove the content or block access. Otherwise they are liable.


French justice farce against three nurberger continues

French Justice Farce Against three Nurberger continues

In a high-priced fast appeal, the court wants to decide only if the imprisonment is practically subled

The absurdities in the french justice continue. The decision about whether the three boys "missing" from nurberg be released between the ages of 18 and 22, on friday at the court of appeal in the sudwest franzosische pau on the 17. October posted.

At this time, two of the three young men from nurnberg have been practically used their prison sentence. They were on 21. August arrested in the run-up to the G7 summit in the french-basque biarritz and condemned in a rush procedure under severe defense rights to two and three months. For their freezing was already demonstrated several times in nururn and in the basque country.