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Marketing Wrap

Nike Stock Takes a Hit After Duke Star Player Zion Williamson’s Shoe Splits on the Court, adweek.com

ASMR Marketing Is Officially Dead After This Soothing 4-Minute Clip About Shaving Your Balls, adweek.com

Medium is launching four of its own subscription publications — with more to come, digiday.com

Look Out, Colonel Sanders: Burger King Is Calling Itself the KFG, ‘King of Flame Grilling’, adweek.com

5 things we learned at the Winter Podcast Upfronts, digiday.com

YouTube Sends Memo to Major Brands and Holding Companies Regarding Latest Ad Safety Controversy, adweek.com

‘Retention is a key strategic element for all publishers’: European publishers focus on churn, digiday.com

Biddable Ads Are Coming to TikTok, Opening Up the Popular Platform to More Marketers, adweek.com

Google’s Waze partners with WPP to grow its advertising platform, digiday.com

Beloved Carvel Ice Cream Monstrosity Cookie Puss Now Has Its Own Beer, adweek.com

Why mentorships matter for the marginalized, adage.com

Privacy activists target the IAB Europe’s GDPR approach, digiday.com

Digiday Research: 62 percent of publishers plan to spend more on video production, digiday.com

With $23m in fresh funding, Overtime wants to move beyond viral dunk clips to build a ‘next-generation sports network’, digiday.com

Radio Companies Are Eyeing Podcasts as Viable Investments, adweek.com

Social Media Wrap

Facebook Decided Which Users Are Interested in Nazis – and Let Ads Target Them, latimes.com

EU Countries Back Copyright Reforms Aimed at Google, Facebook, reuters.com

Tippin.me (Beta) – Micropayments on Twitter, tippin.me

Consumer Groups Accuse Facebook of Duping Children, nytimes.com

Why did Twitter’s Jack Dorsey publicly respond to an American journalist but not Barkha Dutt?, qz.com

Facebook Users Didn’t Squash Conversations About Chayote in January, adweek.com

Kids Groups Are Urging the FTC to Investigate Facebook Over In-Game Purchases, adweek.com

How Brand Experiences and Social Media Intersect, adweek.com

All In

Kids googling themselves for the first time face shock, frustration, and sometimes excitement at content parents had been posting about them since their birth, theatlantic.com

The Beach Nobody Can Touch, bbc.co.uk

A Different Kind of Theory of Everything, newyorker.com

China Uses DNA to Track Its People. It Got Help from the U.S., nytimes.com

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé is retiring, and will be replaced by the VP of Sales and Marketing Doug Bowser on April 15, theverge.com

Trump calls for 6G cellular technology, because why the heck not, techcrunch.com

Emoji Number Plates Launched in Queensland, bbc.com

Elizabeth Holmes' Final Months at Theranos, vanityfair.com

7 Scenarios For How the Mueller Probe Might End, wired.com

Samsung's $2,000 Galaxy Fold changes the smartphone game, theguardian.com

America’s Professional Elite: Wealthy, Successful and Miserable, nytimes.com

New Breed of Fuel Pump Skimmer Uses SMS and Bluetooth, krebsonsecurity.com

A Curated List of Falsehoods Programmers Believe In, github.com

Young Indians are living the Bollywood life via TikTok, qz.com

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