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Marketing Wrap

Macy’s Emotional Holiday Ad Tears a Page Out of the U.K. Retailer Playbook,

Subaru Shares Stories of Love in Its Latest Testimonial Ads for Its Charity Partners,

Holiday cards and house ads: The role of publishers’ content studios is ever-expanding,

The Financial Times got 24 ad exchanges to stop spoofing its site,

Why So Many More Shoppers Are Buying Gifts on Credit This Holiday Season,

A Disenchanted Elf Learns a Christmas Lesson in Aussie Department Store’s Gorgeous Ad,

NBC Sports plans to stream 1,800 hours of Winter Olympics coverage,

Pret a Manger tops iCrossing’s Christmas sandwich taste test,

This Horror Movie’s Campaign Shows How VR Can Affect Your Body,

Nearly 70 Million U.S. Households Now Have a Connected-TV Streaming Device,

Social Media Wrap

Richard Spencer and others lose Twitter verified status under new guidelines,

I’ve Been Banned From Facebook For Sharing An Article About False Flags,

Facebook teen-in-residence defects to Google and launches “Lies”,

Facebook's 'Trust Indicators' is another small, small step in its fake news battle,

Facebook’s Russia Problem Proves Feds Are Missing the Point,

The tiny, passionate group battling Google, Facebook, and Amazon’s grip on US minds and wallets,

Facebook will livestream 47 college basketball games as its live sports efforts grow,

Tech companies including Facebook and Google along with some news outlets join The Trust Project and start displaying tags to identify trustworthy news,

European broadcasters are joining forces to fight Facebook and Google,

After the yes vote, I feel relief - and vindication as a social researcher | Rebecca Huntley,

All In

Leonardo Da Vinci Painting Sells for $450.3M, Shattering Auction Records,

New Orleans man locked up nearly 8 years awaiting trial, then case gets tossed,

Apology after Japanese train departs 20 seconds early,

UnitedMasters, which helps artists distribute music on streaming platforms and advertise to fans, raised $70M Series A led by Alphabet; Ben Horowitz joins board,

Radiologist-Level Pneumonia Detection on Chest X-Rays with Deep Learning,

As U.S. Postage Rates Continue to Rise, the USPS Gives the Chinese a 'Free Ride',

All 500 of the world's top 500 supercomputers are running Linux,

Magic: The Gathering Is Turing Complete,

Why Ageism Never Gets Old,

American Express and Santander partner with blockchain startup Ripple to ease US-UK money transfers using Ripple's platform,

Baidu launches colorful smart speaker co-designed with Teenage Engineering, launching only in China, available next month for ~$256,

LIGO and Virgo announce the detection of a black hole binary merger,