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September 2019

Thin Air
Monday September 30th
SpaceX Starship; Instagram influencer marketing; WiFi toxicity truthers; Mean Girls Watch Party; Flipkart's Big Billion Days; Advertising Week's Pitbull concert; Spotify celebrates Abbey Road; French and German publishers fight Google; Honda Circuit on Reddit; FlightConnections.

Into The Surf
Friday September 27th
Jonah Hill IGTV; TikTok 'face search'; Facebook x ICC; Jennifer Lopez and Shakira for Super Bowl; David Hasselhoff 'Moped Rider'; Bleacher Report Playmaker; Royal Caribbean x NBCU's 'Must-Hear TV'; The Dodo 'Best Dog Day Ever'; Hacktoberfest 2019; DoorDash data breach; 'Monica Zelensky'.

Cruel Summer
Thursday September 26th
TikTok censors videos; Facebook announces Horizon; Instagram 'doll pages'; Lifted raises £1.5M; Muppets x Facebook Portal; Yelp 15; Juul pulls U.S. advertising; Cloudflare Warp; Alexa x Samuel L. Jackson; PayMongo raises $2.7M; the Birthday Paradox; McDonald's Apply Thru.

Igloo Heart
Wednesday September 25th
Facebook acquires CTRL-labs; Tipalti raises $76M; Snapchat 3-minute ads; Abbey Road 'Reparked Edition'; Poo-Pourri x Hotels.com: #FirstPooWithBoo; Amazon Care; Celebrity Cruises: 'Wonder Awaits'; Kik shuts down; Google contractors to unionise; Vox Media acquires New York Magazine.

Lonesome Tonight
Monday September 23rd
Facebook acquires Servicefriend; Patrick Shyu on Facebook; Joe Alexander sues AdWeek; John Goodman x Fisher Price; Walmart yanks e-cigarettes; Lil' Wayne x Ubisoft; Tinder: Swipe Night; PyTorch Tensor computation; Amtrak kills the dining car; iOS 13 Bluetooth notifications; RIP Stanislav Petrov.

Happy Days
Friday September 20th
Global Climate Strike; Twitter 'Hide Replies'; 'the best VC on Instagram'; GroupM: New Majority Ready Coalition; Burger King 'Food Coma'; Impossible Burger hits US supermarkets; Refinery29 x Eloquii Team; carbon dioxide 'climate pen'; Nike drops Antonio Brown; Colt ends AR-15s; Bechdel Test.

Secret Alphabet
Thursday September 19th
Chinese Twitter trolls; Tavi Gevinson on Instagram; Facebook Portal audio clips; Instagram Close Friends; Spotify: 'Listen Like You Used To'; Sandy Hook Promise: 'Back to School Essentials'; Ralph Lauren x Friends; ImageNet Roulette; Volvo Trucks x Beau Hightower; Neolithic Britons and raw milk.

Keep The Change
Wednesday September 18th
Socialist Rifle Association; Facebook: Elliot Schrage; Snapchat 3D Camera Mode; Heineken 'Better Together'; Lego: 'Rebuild the World'; Pizza Hut x Cheez-It; Pepsi: 'Believeland Pepsi'; Gary Larson Unfrozen; WeWork parent pulls IPO; Richard Stallman resigns; Simjacker mobile spying.

Pristine
Monday September 16th
France and Germany block Libra; Astaroth trojan; Twitter stencil-and-chalk campaign; Wieden & Kennedy picks up McDonald's creative; Bud Light Seltzer; Morgan Spurlock chicken pop-up; LinkedIn 'Find an Expert'; Cabin G2; SIM card hijack; Ontario Cannabis Retail Corp. loses $42M.

Tough Enough
Friday September 13th
France blocks Libra; Facebook penalises Netanyahu; Google Photos: Memories; DoubleVerify Snapchat measurement; Truman's raises $5M; Popeyes 'Bring Your Own Bun'; 'Have Her Back' behind-the-scenes; Ilana Glazer x Nike; Playboy does 'an evolution'; Daniel Dines profile; Norway's overtourism.

Wedding Bells
Thursday September 12th
Twitter agency playbook; older US Facebook users; Le Monde podcasts; Hearst Autos Fashion Week; KFC: 'Finger Lickin' Good Dating Simulator'; Comcast: TV Ad Planner; Dolmen of Guadalperal; Hong Kong Exchange bids on London Stock Exchange; IBM x Fraunhofer: quantum computing; Uber lays off 435 people.

Under Our Feet
Wednesday September 11th
Apple unveils iPhone 11; $50k Twitter handle stolen; 'digital exhaust' research; Instagram's fake follower problem; Tide goes meta again; GQ Sports YouTube; McDonald's acquires Apprente; Dame Products Facebook Ads; N.C.A.A 'Fair Pay to Play Act'; Daniel Zhang profile; Delhi weed.

Yeah We Know
Tuesday September 10th
MIA Fem and Maya Facebook data; Spotify into Snapchat; Asics 'attention metrics'; Target Circle loyalty; Warner Bros. 'It: Chapter Two' experience; TripAdvisor media strategy; Japanese settlement in British Columbia; Gombe Chimpanzee War; PUMA Gen 4 Heart Rate Smartwatch.

In Shame
Monday September 9th
Facebook love life; Russian electoral interference; Medal raises $9M; Instagram motorcycle 'photo shoot'; NBA 2K20 Snapchat Marker Lens; WWE 'We're All Superstars'; Cheetos 'House of Flamin' Haute'; Tide 'Not For Laundry'; Krispy Kreme Pumpkin Spice Purchase Protection; Spotify x Michelob.

Wedding Bells
Friday September 6th
Facebook Dating launches; Secushare social network; Fanta Snapchat lens; Borderlands 3 'Let's Make Some Mayhem'; mPlatform fades; Sean Astin for 'Rudy' KFC; Google first-price auctions; San Fransisco: NRA 'domestic terrorist'; WeWork lowers valuation; Koch Disruptive Technologies profile.

Wild Thing
Thursday September 5th
Facebook phone number leak; Twitter kills SMS tweeting; Messenger screen-sharing; Bud Light: 'no corn syrup'; Fyllo raises $16M; Pepsi 'Always Be Celebrating'; Anheuser-Busch hard seltzer; Bridgefy mesh downloads; Brave uncovers Google; Basecamp 'ad'; Adam Neumann hands back $5.9M.

Easy
Wednesday September 4th
Facebook Face Recognition opt-out; NFL on TikTok; Pandora on Instagram Stories; a bra-free Instagram experience; UM picks up Levi's; ESPN 'There's No Place Like Sports'; Entercom acquires Mike's On; Boris loses Brexit; Bugatti Chiron breaks 300mph; 'full body teleportation system'.

This Heat
Monday September 2nd
Jack Dorsey hacked by 'Chuckle Gang'; Facebook scans Android; Reactgate code of conduct; Mario Kart Easter eggs; Weather Channel x State Farm for Dorian; Guy Fieri for Uber Eats; Twitch pitches branded games; NBC Sports Pub Pass; the survival of Iggy Pop; XLOOKUP for Excel; HK police blue dye.