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Asia-Pacific Marketing Wrap

Optus extends SBS World Cup simulcasts for the rest of the tournament, mumbrella.com.au

Cricket Australia makes the best of its ‘bittersweet’ Foxtel digital deal, mumbrella.com.au

Australians distrust Facebook and social media while retaining faith in the ABC, claims survey, mumbrella.com.au

Overheard in a Sydney bar: ‘If the feed goes down, we’re going to need to get out of here, fast!’, mumbrella.com.au

Madame Tussauds Sydney celebrates arrival of Justice League experience with new TV campaign, campaignbrief.com

The Glue Society creates Celebrity Podcast Tours for the Art Gallery of NSW's Archibald Prize, campaignbrief.com

Global Marketing Wrap

3 Lessons From Cannes on How Tech Can Improve the Industry, adweek.com

For Its First Push Into IGTV, Bacardi Is Helping Fans Create a Music Video in Real Time, adweek.com

‘Everyone is breaking the law right now’: GDPR compliance efforts are falling short, digiday.com

Kroger Will Use Autonomous Vehicles for Grocery Delivery, adweek.com

10 ProPublica Stories That Sparked Change, One for Every Year It’s Been In Business, adweek.com

How Food Network, HGTV and other Discovery properties are making short-form video work, digiday.com

Clorox Is Leaning Into Influencer Marketing and In-House Creative to Better Connect With Consumers, adweek.com

Lego eyes Amazon for a larger slice of retail search budget, digiday.com

With debit card, Venmo eyes retail partnerships as path to monetization, digiday.com

Social Media Wrap

Facebook lifts crypto ban amid rumours of Coinbase acquisition, independent.co.uk

Facebook seeks patent on tech that turns on your smartphone microphone, mashable.com

Yet another massive Facebook fail: Quiz app leaked data on ~120M users for years, techcrunch.com

Instagram Lite quietly launches to find a billion more users abroad, techcrunch.com

A look at Facebook's struggle with differentiating between legitimate political campaigns and disinformation ahead of the Mexican election next week, washingtonpost.com

Survey of 4,594 US adults: 72% say it's likely social media firms censor opposing political views; 43% say firms support liberal views over conservative views, pewinternet.org

Study calls out ‘dark patterns’ in Facebook and Google that push users towards less privacy, techcrunch.com

China’s social credit system ‘could interfere in other nations’ sovereignty’, theguardian.com

Instagram Stories now lets its 400M users add soundtracks, techcrunch.com

All In

How to Make Everything Ourselves: Open Modular Hardware, lowtechmagazine.com

Mathematician-M.D. solves one of the greatest open problems, usc.edu

Myrtis Dightman, the Jackie Robinson of Rodeo, texasmonthly.com

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood with Different Appearances and Uses, archdaily.com

Sources: Amazon acquired PillPack in a deal valued at just under $1B; PillPack had been in acquisition talks with Walmart, which was outbid by Amazon, techcrunch.com

This clever case pops open to protect your phone when you drop it, techcrunch.com

Switzerland's mysterious fourth language, bbc.com

Google invests $22M in feature phone operating system KaiOS, techcrunch.com

Tech Tip: Explore the Great Indoors, nytimes.com

Apple, Samsung Declare Peace, bloomberg.com