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Look around and it seems pretty obvious that technology has made daily life easier. We can watch almost any film or listen to any song at the press of a button. People pay their bills on their mobile phones. Stressed parents get to dodge trolley tantrums...
From: Business Insider | By: Katie Allen | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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The first television advertisements in support of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign will air Tuesday in the early voting states of Iowa and New Hampshire in a move to shore up support for the Democratic front-runner....
From: Fox News | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Hillary Rodham Clinton will begin a $2 million television advertising buy in Iowa and New Hampshire on Tuesday, an effort that her campaign aides say is aimed at defining her candidacy ahead of a crush of Republican attack ads....
From: New York Times | By: MAGGIE HABERMAN | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Hillary Clinton has been in the national spotlight since 1992 and has universal name ID, but her campaign hopes a $2 million ad buy will introduce voters to a side of her they don't know.
From: NPR | By: Tamara Keith | Monday, August 3, 2015
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There has been a definite shift in the blogosphere over the last 12 or so months, and I’ve heard story after story of people who feel a real sense of transition in the air. Blogging can take a toll on the strongest of people, what with its 24-hour...
From: ProBlogger | By: Stacey Roberts | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Advertisers work with people who have millions of YouTube subscribers or social media followers to turn promotions into person-to-person conversations....
From: New York Times | By: SYDNEY EMBER | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Inaction by election cops gives Democrats and Republicans free rein for new spending.
From: Center for Public Integrity | By: Carrie Levine | Monday, August 3, 2015
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The Claude Rains Award for total transparency: Mike Huckabee, for his forthright declaration that "I didn't kidnap the Lindbergh baby, I didn't sink the Titanic, and I wasn't standing on the grassy knoll in Dealey Plaza in Dallas on November 22, 1963."...
From: Reason | By: Glenn Garvin | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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If they don’t understand your landing page, you’re doing it wrong. Source Take a look to your left. Now look to your right. The people on either side of you look different, sound different, and, presumably, they like different things than you do....
From: Unbounce | By: Mark John Hiemstra | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Filed under: Personal Finance, Mutual Funds, Retirement Plans, 401K, Investing Getty Images Mutual funds are a great way to buy into the historical success of stocks and bonds without having to take the time to research investments one at a time. Mutual...
From: Daily Finance | By: Rick Aristotle Munarriz | Monday, August 3, 2015
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It's time to put an end to lazy corporate security.
From: The Kernel | By: S.E. Smith | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better...
From: SlashFilm | By: Christopher Stipp | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON -- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will begin airing TV ads in Iowa and New Hampshire, making her the first 2016 Democratic candidate to take her campaign to the airwaves. The 60-second ads, unveiled Sunday night and set...
From: Lemondrop | By: Marina Fang | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Hillary Clinton’s campaign will air the first two television ads of the Democratic primary race on Tuesday, as part of an effort to head off Republican attacks and present Clinton as a “tenacious fighter” for everyday Americans. In a five-week...
From: Time | By: Sam Frizell | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton will launch her first 2016 presidential campaign ads on Tuesday. Both commercials, which will air in the early primary states of Iowa and New Hampshire, focus on illuminating details from Clinton's biography. ...
From: Business Insider | By: Hunter Walker | Monday, August 3, 2015
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VIRGINIA BEACH It was another hot summer afternoon in Hampton Roads, and another slow rush hour in the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel. NPR played inside a four-door pickup as it ambled along in the traffic. The driver's attention drifted to the cavernous,...
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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VIRGINIA BEACH It was another hot summer afternoon in Hampton Roads, and another slow rush hour in the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel. NPR played inside a four-door pickup as it ambled along in the traffic. The driver's attention drifted to the cavernous,...
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Prime Minister Stephen Harper prepares to go all out in what might be the longest and most expensive election in modern Canadian history The post Stephen Harper’s long campaign appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Aaron Wherry | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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If you're a perfume aficionado, you probably know the basics of the modern history of perfume. You know how Guerlain and Coty were the first big companies to mass-produce perfume, you know that Chanel No 5 smashed sales records and made perfume history,...
From: Business Insider | By: Jr Thorpe | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Depending on which side of the transaction you're on, your perspective of the inspection process may differ. I recommend home inspections for both sides, whether buyer or seller. Here's why.
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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As much as I put my efforts into saving money, I put an equal effort into bringing in lots of income. Because unless you’re a professional couch surfer and food forager, you can’t have one without the other. I call it my “my hustle,” and baby,...
From: The Non-Consumer Advocate | By: Katy | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Transcripts of the speeches from the federal leaders on the first official day of an 11-week campaign The post For the record: What the leaders said at the launch of #elxn42 appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Planned Parenthood, faced with a renewed push for federal defunding (to the tune of a half-billion dollars), has begun a public relations campaign of its own. As of Friday, two ads had been released, each featuring a breast-cancer survivor who says she...
From: Free Republic | By: The Washington Post | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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No doubt those familiar with the canon of queer film are raising some significant eyebrows at me right now, because advertising at time of release pretty well pigeonholed this flick as “that one movie where Ben Affleck "turns" a lesbian.” Not so,...
From: Geekosystem | By: Vrai Kaiser | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Facebook is on top. No other tech company is executing so well across so many areas at once — from product development to business management to public relations. Take a look: Users are addicted. Facebook has more than 968 million active daily users,...
From: Business Insider | By: Matt Rosoff | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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What’s this? Sanaa Lathan and French Montana spotted out together…again? Yep, the twosome is fueling dating rumors after being spotted at dinner together. Check out the video and peep flicks of Safaree Samuels and his new chick Zashia Santiago stunting...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Just as Comcast dips its toe in the internet TV business, Sling TV is claiming that the giant is refusing to run ads for its service on NBC stations that it owns. According to Sling TV CEO Roger Lynch (last seen walking off with our Best of CES Ove......
From: Play Savvy | By: Richard Lawler | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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A service that helps users circumvent web-blocking injunctions handed down by the UK High Court has grown to become one of the country's most popular websites. Unblocked.pw provides instant access to dozens of otherwise blocked domains and is currently...
From: TorrentFreak | By: Andy | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Marketers continue to boost spending in the U.S. Hispanic media market, with 2014 advertising outlays growing by 12.0%, far ahead of the estimated 4.9% growth for overall U.S. major-media ad spending. As usual, internet spending (up 18.3%) and TV (up...
From: Ad Age | By: Laurel Wentz | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Even marketers that have themselves signed with SAG, meanwhile, are putting the pressure on. "Clients that are signatories are telling agencies to find a way around the SAG contract," said one industry executive. So are non-SAG marketers. And both groups...
From: Ad Age | By: Maureen Morrison | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Many thanks to dogged commentor Brachiator for a most enjoyable read, Chris Lehman’s LRB report from early June on “the race for the Republican nomination“… It is a cliché of American electioneering for candidates to advertise their humble beginnings...
From: Balloon Juice | By: Anne Laurie | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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From Mexico City to Chicago, London to West Hollywood, meet this year's Small Agencies of the Year. Whether they have 150 employees or six, they're picking up AOR duties and significantly moving the needle for businesses of all types and sizes, including...
From: Ad Age | Monday, August 3, 2015
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"We all felt like there was an opportunity for us," said Mr. O'Keefe, the agency's CEO. "The business was shifting and the opportunity was to take big-agency experience and move it into something more nimble, but still treat ideas and work like we did...
From: Ad Age | By: Maureen Morrison | Monday, August 3, 2015
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I'd like to make one thing clear. Despite my previous grousing about Meerkat and Periscope, the shade I've thrown at Oreo's Super Bowl tweet being held up as the paragon of real-time marketing, my suspicion that the Apple Watch is a flop and my disdain...
From: Ad Age | By: Ken Wheaton | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Wearing jeans has rarely sounded so good. Alicia Keys released “28 Thousand Days,” a soulful, stomping single that’s for an upcoming Levi’s ad campaign, Friday. The performer has kept relatively quiet since her last album, 2012’s Girl...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Eric Renner Brown | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Cord-cutters, who are driving ad dollars away from TV and toward digital media, are also pushing more marketers into the gaming arena. Video games and electronic sports, or e-sports, are emerging as a viable way to reach tech-savvy millennials, particularly...
From: Ad Age | By: Ashley Rodriguez | Monday, August 3, 2015
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California residents have gotten used to gentle coaxing to save water: ads urging residents to "Make It a Quickie" when showering and restaurants withholding water unless it's ordered, for example. But it wasn't enough: This spring, Gov. Jerry Brown...
From: Mother Jones | By: Julia Lurie | Monday, August 3, 2015
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We all want to be French-girl chic. And we all want to be ahead of the curve, rocking the hottest braid styles. Put that all together, add in dreamy illustrations, and you've got yourself a Pinterest win! So is the case for Kérastase's latest collaboration...
From: BellaSugar | By: Lauren-Levinson | Monday, August 3, 2015
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by Jean-Louis Gassée iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 (“El Capitan”) carry ad-blocking technology that delivers an experience that stands in stark contrast to current advertising and tracking practices. Users are beginning to notice…and advertisers aren’t...
From: Monday Note | By: Jean-Louis Gassée | Monday, August 3, 2015
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My Active Directory server crashed and I do not have a secondary DC, no RAID, no backup and the system disk is completely dead. I know it is bad and stupid to not have a backup but let's leave those discussions to other threads. The server was domain...
From: Server Fault | By: James Clark | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Dear White America,I am your friend. I have written several letters of this type to you before. It pains me to have to do so again. What I am going to share in this letter may be commonsense for many white brothers and sisters. Other White Americans...
From: We are Respectable Negroes | By: chaunceydevega | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Revenue falls 11pc at Trinity Mirror, owner of the Daily and Sunday Mirror...
From: Telegraph | By: Sophie Jamieson | Monday, August 3, 2015
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The model and philanthropist will promote the brand's sustainability features.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: lisalockwood2015 | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Facing increased competition from within her own party, Hillary Rodham Clinton is spending $2 million airing the first television ads of her presidential race in the early voting states of Iowa and New Hampshire.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: LISA LERER Associated Press | Monday, August 3, 2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing increased competition from within her own party, Hillary Rodham Clinton is spending $2 million airing the first television ads of her presidential race in the early voting states of Iowa and New Hampshire.
From: U.S. News and World Report | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Facebook makes nearly all of its money from ads. It's also begun investing in moonshot projects from virtual reality headsets to drones and laser communication systems.
From: The Economic Times | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Designed to be attention-grabbing and provocative, high fashion ad campaigns more often than not seem absurd in execution, so much so that we have become largely jaded to it. However, kids know best, as is demonstrated in this video by artist Yolanda...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Monday, August 3, 2015
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I've set up a small computer lab with approx. 30 computers with Win8. They are connected to an Active Directory (Windows Server 2012R2) and have roaming profiles. However, creating users causes headaches (there is a high fluctuation, i.e. new students...
From: Server Fault | By: Natora | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Hoping to make some inroads in states where Republican candidates are already buying loads of air time, the Hillary Clinton campaign has launched its first TV ads of the 2016 election cycle See also: Hillary Clinton: America is leaving 'talent on the...
From: Mashable | By: Marcus Gilmer | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Our first TV ad of the 2016 campaign: Watch Hillary tell the story of her mom, Dorothy.https://t.co/K62hyntMt9 August 3, 2015 Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Joanna Rothkopf | Monday, August 3, 2015
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