Retailers Testing Google Maps Mobile Promoted Places Ads Include MAC Cosmetics, Starbucks, Walgreens

Google has been testing its new promoted pin ads, which is now being called Promoted Plaes (officially), in Google Maps with a small group of retailers.  The pilot is currently running in the Google Maps app on Android devices. Promoted Places ads, which was announced publicly in March, can appear in the Google Maps app when users are [...]