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February 2020

Cross My Heart
Wednesday February 26th
Intuit acquires Credit Karma; Off-Facebook Activity; Vimeo Create via Magisto acquisition; China hunts coronavirus critics; YouPorn launches SWYP; R/GA picks up Reddit; Le Monde on WhatsApp; 'Not a Gun' campaign; Vue.js: The Documentary; Amazon Go Grocery.

Slinky
Monday February 24th
Twitter suspends 70 Bloomberg accounts; TikTok $1M per post; Shopify joins Libra Association; experience at Lambda School; Bloomberg trolls President Trump; Tecate 'Mexico is in Us'; TransUnion data capabilities; Apartment Therapy events; Gatorade 'Juiced'.

Higher Ground
Friday February 21st
Facebook and Google liable for posts?; TikTok 'Skull-Breaker Challenge'; Robinhood preps social trading; MikMak influencer ROI; ThirdLove retail strategy; Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner; designing Learn JavaScript's course portal; The Mandalorian background compositing.

Dark Sorcerer
Thursday February 20th
IRS sues Facebook for $9B; Bloomberg social media 'army'; Australian Facebook fact checkers; Twitter acquihires Chroma Labs; TikTok safety features; Burger King Moldy Whopper; Bone Thugs-N-Harmony goes 'Boneless'; Netflix and Amazon at Cannes; RIP Larry Tesler; Chess on Twitch.

Lost In Yesterday
Wednesday February 19th
No 10 on Caroline Flack death; $10B Bezos Earth Fund; Tesla employee handbook leak; Twitter locks WikiLeaks; Adidas on WhatsApp; Complex x Parsons; Cannes Lions 'open for business'; Pentagon's UFO Program; Qanon 'Information Warfare'; Tesla teardown; Gondwana Link.

Look After Me
Thursday February 13th
Reuters to fact-check Facebook; Westminster Dog Show on TikTok; Instagram tests IGTV ads; WhatsApp hits 2B users; Kentucky Fried Crocs; inside L'Oreal's tech hub; 'King Kong jumping off the Empire State Building'; Carl's Jr. and Hardee's reunite; SoftBank's Vision Fund loss.

Daisy
Tuesday February 11th
Elon Musk: #DeleteFacebook, 'it's lame'; Facebook acquires Deeptide; Google's Oscars ad; Postmates 'when all you can food is think about'; Brandless shuts down; QAnon profile; Bill Gates: 'why we swing for the fences'; Taika Waititi slams Apple keyboards.

Dirty Epic
Thursday February 6th
Twitter to label deepfakes; YouTube serves Clearview AI; Snapchat hits 218M users; Roku: 'The Facebook of TV'; 'Amazon Dating' parody; Verizon Media rolls out Cashay; Disney+ 28.6M subscribers; Diageo x Ntwrk; Amazon closes above $1T; Samsung Galaxy Z Flip.

Wonderful You
Wednesday February 5th
Drew Houston joins Facebook board; Twitter API hacked; Messenger Kids data collection; Greta Thunberg trademark; YouTube ad revenue: $15B; Super Bowl 54 $435M in-game ad spend; Dunkaroos are back; Google Maps traffic jam; Dave's TikTok strategy; Uber blocks coronavirus 'drivers'.

Rubber Arm
Tuesday February 4th
Instagram vaccine misinformation; Facebook's platform opportunity; can Byte beat TikTok?; Twitter bans ZeroHedge; Trump x Alice Johnson; Kool-Aid Man resurrects Mr. Peanut; Jeep's 'Groundhog Day'; inside Tide's #LaundryLater war room; Amazon ad spends hits $11B; electric Hummer; Microsoft Teams SSL.