MoPub offers services aimed th help publishers acquire and serve advertisements and advertisers to reach audiences that may be interested in their products and services MoPub, 03.
Mopub describes itself as "The leading monetization platform for mobile app publishers and developers" MoPub, 01.
For publishers: Mopub, 02
Information Collection on End Users: MoPub states, "we may collect information about your device and the ads you view or click. The MoPub Services are designed to avoid collecting information that identifies you personally, such as your name, address, or email address, but the information we collect does enable us to recognize your device over time". Data collected includes, but is not limited to:
Information Use on End Users: This includes for the following purposes:
PII: "MoPub will not combine the non-personally identifiable information collected to provide the MoPub Services with your personally-identifying information without your express consent."
Opt-Out: "Your iOS mobile device may provide a 'Limit Ad Tracking' setting. On Android devices, your settings may allow you to 'Opt out of Interest-Based Ads.' When you have opted out using this setting on a device, MoPub will not use in-app information collected from that device to infer your interests or serve ads to that device that are targeted based on your inferred interests." MoPub also observes "Do Not Track" requests in web browsers. MoPub "requires its advertising customers to honor opt-out preferences expressed using these controls."
Other sharing policies: MoPub "may preserve or disclose information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect the rights or property of MoPub, MoPub Customers, users of our website, or end users."
Information from Third Parties: MoPub "may receive information about you from third parties, including MoPub Customers, data partners, and our corporate family. This information may include, for example, browser cookie IDs, mobile device IDs, demographic or interest data, and content viewed or actions taken on a website or app."
Other sites: MoPub "is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these other sites."
Confidentiality and Security: MoPub "has implemented reasonable security measures in order to protect both personal and non-personal information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction."
Clients: Apalon / ASKfm / FEO Media / First Touch Games / glu / Gram Games / Jorudan / LA Place Media / Lotum / Lovoo / MeetMe / Miniclip / MobilityWare / Outfit7 / theScore / Simeji / Spinrilla / timehop / truecaller / tunein / Ubisoft / Paper.io / The Weather Channel / Zynga MoPub, 04
Financial history: MoPub was founded in 2010 CrunchBase, 01. It was acquired by Twitter in 2013; the details of the deal were not disclosed. Media outlets estimated the deal at around $300 million CCN Tech, 01