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  • Sport businesses become digital media companies in the digital media revolution

    Another post by my favorite sports influencer and thought leader, Stephen Bourke. He charts the present and the future of an industry that has enormous impact: sports.

    ZDNet
  • Tim Armstrong’s Direct-to-Consumer Company Rolls Out Its First Product to Help Brands Reach More Customers

    Unbox, the first brand out of dtx, the company founded by former Oath CEO Tim Armstrong to invest in direct-to-consumer brands, is officially here, offering brands a new type of marketing experience. With Unbox, codes and tags across all types of marketing channels from digital to catalogs will let consumers quickly scan the code and

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  • Essential First-Quarter Stats for Agencies and Media Companies

    Editor's note: Adweek worked with Matthew Scott Goldstein, a consultant with a deep knowledge of the media industry, to craft his quarterly newsletter into an Adweek article. Through his findings on various industry earnings calls, we're bringing you insights about how your favorite brands, agencies, media companies, publishers and tech companies are performing on a

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  • The World's First Trillion Dollar Oil Company Has A Big Problem

    Authored Tsvetana Paraskova via OilPrice.com, China’s biggest oil and gas producer PetroChina - the first company in the world to reach a US$1-trillion valuation more than ten years ago - is now so cheap that it is worth less than the value of its oil and gas reserves. PetroChina is listed in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and New York. It has been trading in Hong Kong and New York since 2000, a year after its parent, China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), created it by transferring most of the...

    Zero Hedge
  • Cologne becomes first big German city to declare climate emergency

    Cologne has become the first German city with a population of more than a million people to join the declaration movement. More than 700 cities around the world have recognized the urgency of the climate crisis.

    DW.COM
  • AT&T becomes first major wireless company to automatically block spam calls

    AT&T customers could soon be free of having to deal with annoying spam calls — or at least that’s AT&T’s plan. On Tuesday, AT&T became the first major US wireless company to automatically block robocalls for its customers. The free service comes after a June Federal Communications Commission ruling that allows phone service providers to offer call-blocking on an opt-out basis. AT&T owns WarnerMedia, the parent company of CNN. “The Commission’s recent action builds on a years-long...

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  • AT&T becomes first major wireless company to automatically block spam calls

    DALLAS, Texas — AT&T customers could soon be free of having to deal with annoying spam calls — or at least that’s AT&T’s plan. On Tuesday, AT&T became the first major US wireless company to automatically block robocalls for its customers. The free service comes after a June Federal Communications Commission ruling that allows phone service providers to offer call-blocking on an opt-out basis. “The Commission’s recent action builds on a years-long effort to enable broader adoption of...

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