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Marketing Wrap

Ridley Scott’s Visual Odyssey for Hennessy Is a Gorgeous Exploration of Other Worlds, adweek.com

LinkedIn Live: The Professional Network Is Conducting a Pilot Test of Live Video in the U.S., adweek.com

Comedy Central Takes Another 11:30 P.M. Swing With a New David Spade Late-Night Show, adweek.com

Weed meets luxury: Barney’s is launching a cannabis shop inside its own store, digiday.com

Amazon Is Bringing Wi-Fi Routers In-House by Acquiring Eero, adweek.com

Realtor.com Sends Creative Account to Huge, adweek.com

Robot writers drove 1,000 paying subscribers for Swedish publisher MittMedia, digiday.com

U.K. Government Report Calls for Investigation Into Digital Advertising Market, adweek.com

‘A lot of problems would start at the top’: How Payless bungled its post-bankruptcy comeback, digiday.com

Jopwell and &Pizza Talk Creating a Workforce That’s Passionate About Your Brand, adweek.com

How Infomercials Almost Ruined Cher’s Career, adweek.com

Social Media Wrap

✊: How Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beat everyone at Twitter in nine tweets, theguardian.com

Free Messaging App for Slack, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Telegram and More, meetfranz.com

Inside Israeli private intelligence company Psy-Group, which provided clients influence campaigns on social media using avatars, before shuttering in Feb. 2018, newyorker.com

Reddit users are the least valuable of any social network, cnbc.com

Google and Facebook warn AI may do dumb things, wired.com

Q&A with Roger McNamee, former mentor to Mark Zuckerberg, and author of Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe, on Silicon Valley's abuse of user trust, recode.net

Google and Facebook should be regulated to help people spot 'quality news', UK report says, mashable.com

A Mozilla-Led Coalition Is Pushing Facebook for Greater Political Ads Transparency in the EU, adweek.com

This Cannabis Company’s First 6-Figure Order Came Through Instagram, adweek.com

Bill Gates says socialism has “worked extremely poorly”, qz.com

All In

Women Who Contributed to Science but Were Buried in Footnotes, theatlantic.com

Here’s Why So Many Americans Feel Cheated by Their Student Loans, buzzfeednews.com

Are Intellectuals Suffering a Crisis of Meaning?, scientificamerican.com

10,000 Maggots Scarf Down a Pizza in Two Hours, vice.com

Apple and Google accused of hosting Saudi gov't app that tracks women, businessinsider.com

Lufthansa Sues Hidden City Ticketholder for Throwing His Ticket, cnn.com

Research details an AI system that diagnosed common medical conditions in childhood with high accuracy after analyzing records of nearly 600K Chinese patients, nytimes.com

Flight to China turned back after airline forgets to remove Taiwan reference, stuff.co.nz

Ludwig, a Code-Free Deep Learning Toolbox, uber.com