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December 2017

Cool Yule
Friday December 22nd
Slow iPhones; who invented hummus?; Winklevoss twins reflect on Bitcoin; dominatrix makes men mine cryptocurrency; Portland's disgraceful anarchy; the V280 Valor; how does the flu actually kill people? Instagram and Oculus; Triple M stands by 'Ozzest 100'; Instagram dating.

Thursday December 21st
Britain First goes fringe; Snap and Twitter market cap; Facebook and Microsoft anti-hack; Facebook social VR; Accenture Interactive rebrands the Vatican; David&Goliath '9 mile' website; 200k pending Bitcoin transactions; Magic Leap: Day One; Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase; E.C.J: Uber is a taxi service.

Rock Lobster
Wednesday December 20th
Facebook face detection; Instagram organic reach; Twitter Last Jedi; Burger King fan; Agency holiday cards 2017; Jameson Google Home cocktails; Kevin Hart's Laugh Out Loud diversifies; Apple slows iPhones; growing wine glasses; Apple out of AirPods; WordPress brute force attack; Virgin Hyperloop.

Work To Do
Tuesday December 19th
Russia-linked Twitter accounts; Facebook Watch suffers; Snapchat context cards; Apple rattles ad tech with Safari; Ikea VR; Spotify fact-check; Koch brothers versus KentuckyWired; Project MKULTRA; Instant Pot; Splice raises $35M; The Telegraph to drive 10M registered readers.

Perfect Hair
Monday December 18th
Facebook Snooze button; China's social ranking; Reddit AMA: Wendy's Twitter; Nike x Google x BBH basketball courts; Portland miniature KFC; Eminem fake pharma ads; FCC ends net neutrality laws; Trump tree ornament; HQ Trivia could replace game shows'; independent kids in Japan.

Old Man Sam
Friday December 15th
Disney acquires 21st Century Fox; Facebook Click-to-WhatsApp ads; Snapchat Lens Studio; 'Facebook is not transparent'; Anomaly: 'Dear Satan'; Mirai Botnet Minecraft scheme; Google Pixel Buds; The Simpsons predicted Disney takeover; Pineapple Fund.

This Charming Man
Thursday December 14th
Google, Facebook, Apple rerouted to Russia; Instagram fixes iPhone notch; Pinterest 2018 top trends; British GQ and Universal Music shareable podcast; Captain Morgan leg lamp; France ban mobile phones in schools; State of JavaScript 2017; $5 wrench attack; Target acquires Shipt.

Listening Man
Wednesday December 13th
Twitter threads; Facebook poke; Horizon Design System; Swizz Beatz battles Timbaland; Julian Carr climate change Kickstarter; Grey London feminist Christmas carols; Project Gutenberg; 6-year-old made $11M on YouTube; Putin's Game; Susan Fowler: FT Person of the Year; the Jellyfish Apocalypse.

Method Man
Tuesday December 12th
Snapchat 'Star Wars' porg; Imgur Snapchat Stories; Cards Against Humanity redistributes wealth; Kroger ad business; Microsoft '3D holiday'; congress took $101M from ISPs; Project Euler; meat tax 'inevitable'; Amazon delivery drivers complain; Bitcoin futures; Argentinian Starbucks mining Bitcoin.

Any Man
Monday December 11th
Columbia 'Empire Strikes Back' jackets; Coco de Mer's Christmas ad; Sweety High creative agency; New Zealand police ad; WTF is ads.cert?; Facebook Capgras Syndrome; Facebook Sound Collection; China Bans 'foreign waste'; Apple acquires Shazam.

Yellow Submarine
Friday December 8th
Pantone's 2018 Colour of the Year: Ultra Violet; Joe Alexander exits; President Duterte weaponised Facebook; Instagram tests Direct; SYFY launches Snapchat show 'GEEKLY'; Mswipe raises $10M; inside the Sedona Cult of Bentinho Massaro; NiceHash security breach; Google's AlphaZero plays chess.

Black Star
Thursday December 7th
Patagonia sues the White House; Marshawn Lynch x Madden NFL 18; Glassdoor; Facebook best place to work in 2018; TIME Person of the Year 2017: The Silence Breakers; breaking Elgar's Enigma; Amazon Prime Video on Apple TV; Mashable, Inc, Business Insider, and Fast Company cash for comment.

Green Mind
Wednesday December 6th
Comedy Central and Netflix cryptic billboards; does CES have a diversity problem?; WTF is a tracking wall?; Instagram archive expired Stories; Aussies on Twitter; Evan Spiegel profile; social networks in Crusader Kings 2; GitHub supports net neutrality; Apple to pay Ireland €13BN in back taxes.

Tuesday December 5th
Wieden + Kennedy profile; McCann in 2017; Facebook's Messenger Kids; Viber hits 900M users; CryptoKitties; Winklevoss twins: Bitcoin billionaires; Apple is sharing your face; LA Weekly owners are Orange County men, with ties.

Blue Monday
Monday December 4th
Crispin Porter + Bogusky closes Miami office; Bud Light 'Dilly Dilly' ale cease-and-desist; James Comey throws shade at Flynn and Trump; Vidme shuts down; Twitter Lite available in 24 new countries; Voyager 1 fires up; how the CIA made Google; William Alsup, the coding judge.

White Christmas
Friday December 1st
Spotify user habits; agencies obsessed with HQ Trivia; biodosing, stunt math and disaster design; Facebook Messenger Tetris; Farmers Business Network raises $110M; Die Hard is a Christmas film; America's flat-Earth movement; Bitcoin 'ought to be outlawed'; Victorian 'post-mortem' photographs.