Jacob Kastrenakes

Heather Fletcher is senior content editor with Target Marketing.

Marketers may soon lack critical data used to target consumers online. Internet providers will soon have to ask permission to provide consumers’ data to marketers, per an FCC ruling on Thursday that takes effect in a few months. As frustratingly nebulous as that sounds, it’s literally based on when the FCC publishes its notice in the Federal Register, according to The Verge.

Starting on Jan. 10, Google says it will slam sites that block content on mobile devices with popup ads and interstitials. On that exact date, most noncompliant websites will drop in search results.

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