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  1. Media Hype Malia Obama's 'Dream Internship' on Lena Dunham's 'Girls'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Celebrity sites recently spotted 17-year-old Malia Obama on location during the filming of HBO's Girls in Brooklyn and hyped her internship with the show. Written and directed by Lena Dunham, the show boasts sex and nudity but that didn't stop the media from praising the "cool" first daughter's "dream internship."


  2. Ticket Summit Conference to Be Held July 15-17Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Ticket Summit, the leading conference and trade show for ticketing and live entertainment professionals, is proud to host its annual conference July 15-17 at The Venetian Las Vegas. The three-day conference includes a variety of educational panel sessions, networking opportunities, a concurrent trade show, and a keynote featuring baseball legend Joe Torre.


  3. Donald Glover & More Cast in FX Comedy Pilot ATLANTARead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    The FX Networks comedy pilot Atlanta has cast its lead actors as production gets underway this month, it was announced today by Nick Grad and Eric Schrier, the Presidents of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions. Brian Tyree Henry, Lakeith Lee Stanfield and Zazie Beetz will star in the pilot along with Glover, who created and wrote the pilot.


  4. Tech bigshots are upset about an alleged 'conspiracy' to reject a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Silicon Alley Insider

    A group of tech bigshots led by investor Ron Conway have exposed what Conway says is a "conspiracy" to scuttle an art museum funded by George Lucas in San Francisco. Lucas offered to fund and build the museum, which was going to include his collection of comic and digital art, in 2012.


  5. Digital Marketing Battle Being Won with First Party DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Clickz

    A new survey has found that most top marketers are abandoning third-party data, giving rise to greater personalization with first and second-party data. Use of first-party data is on the rise among top-earning companies, according to a new survey by Econsultancy.


  6. Tweets of the Week: #CanadaDay Win and #UrbanOutfittersBeLike FailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Clickz

    This week, consumers took to Twitter to make fun of Urban Outfitters, brands got cheesy for #InternationalJokeDay, and Tim Horton's scored a major emoji win on #CanadaDay. This week was a series of wins and fails on Twitter, from Urban Outfitters taking heat for its hipster-centric marketing to Tim Horton's ingratiating itself to Canadian fans on a national holiday.


  7. Yahoo testing Google search resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | USA Today

    Yahoo testing Google search results Yahoo search was exclusively powered by Microsoft's Bing, but the two companies revised their search deal in April. Check out this story on SAN FRANCISCO -Yahoo is experimenting with running search results and search ads from Google as well as other search engines.


  8. African-American parents accuse school of racial discrimination...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE: 'We don't ever discuss Bristol Palin in this family' - bitter split with ex-fiance goes public as his grandparents hint that Marine hero IS father of her unborn child African-American parents accuse school of racial discrimination after they had to shave their five-year-old son's head because teachers said his haircut was 'distracting' Jalyn Broussard was one of five African-American students at Immaculate Heart of Mary School in Belmont, California, in December His mother Mariana was told her kindergartener's 'modern fade' haircut resembled a faux hawk, which is against school policy Larry Kamer, a spokesperson for The Archdiocese of San Francisco, said the school's haircut policy is enforced consistently and fairly Parents of a five-year-old kindergarten student have accused their son's Catholic school of racial discrimination after his mother was asked to take him home ... (more)


  9. PacSun and The Hunt Engage Consumers Using Intent DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Clickz

    Shopping app The Hunt recently created a week of sponsored shopping in which users relied on PacSun stylists to dress them for summer. The result was increased intent to buy.


  10. Yahoo Powering Search Results with GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Search Engine Watch

    Yahoo seems to be powering some search results with Google rather Bing, which has left some industry experts speculating about the future of the Yahoo's ad serving partnerships. Recently, search blog SEOBook noticed that in some browsers, Yahoo search was serving Bing ads, while in others, it seemed to be serving ads from Google.


  11. Yahoo! IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Learn Bonds

    Yahoo! Inc has confirmed that it is once again testing Google Inc search as a basis to power its web crawler. The use of Google, which is allowed under the terms of a new deal between the firm and Microsoft Corporation , could have a big impact on the quickly-changing face of the search industry .


  12. PubNub announces Series C fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    PubNub, a San Francisco-based provider of cloud-based infrastructure for real-time apps, has raised $20 million in Series C funding to grow worldwide. Click here to subscribe to TechFlash Silicon Valley , the free daily email newsletter about founders and funders in the region.


  13. Want to Combine Sites in Search Console? Google Wants to Know.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Search Engine Watch

    Want Google to allow combined sites in Search Console, which was formerly known as Google Webmaster Tools? Now is the time to let the company know. In a recent survey, Google gives two examples of how the combinations might work: either for viewing an integrated Search Analytics report that uses all URL versions of a site or an updated console that includes mobile and international subdomains.


  14. Consumers 'Resigned' to Giving Up Data, But Many Fear Consequences [Study]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Clickz

    A new study out of the University of Pennsylvania has found that consumers feel they have no choice but to give up data, and that brands may use data to hurt them. A new study out of the University of Pennsylvania has concluded that most consumers do not give up their data out of a sense of reciprocity with brands offering incentives as many marketers believe, but out of a sense of resignation that their data is beyond their control.


  15. Looker Reveals Impressive Growth, Hires Former Elasticsearch CMO and Box SVP, Jen GrantRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Sys-Con Media

    Grant was previously CMO at the big data search company, Elasticsearch, and Senior Vice President of Marketing at Box where she spent five years building the content-sharing powerhouse. As CMO of Looker, she will be responsible for overseeing Looker's marketing and brand strategy.


  16. Social Data Boosts Brands, Even If Marketers Ignore ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Clickz

    While 39 percent of of marketing executives say that social media data isn't useful, some industry insiders believe that social media is the best way to measure campaign success. A recent study has found that 39 percent of senior marketing executives believe that social media data is not yet useful to their business, but some insiders say that the value social data provides can be a huge indicator of how campaigns should be adjusted.


  17. PubNub Gets Another $20M To Scale Up Its Low-Latency Messaging NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | TechCrunch

    PubNub , a startup out of San Francisco that has built a data network focused on messaging for apps, IoT hardware and other low-latency services, has raised another $20 million in a Series C round of funding. It seems that 20 million is the magic number for PubNub at the moment: the company - which works with some 2,000 businesses and partners including high profile names like McDonald's, CBS and Yahoo - says that today it averages 20 million real-time transactions per minute across 200 million devices globally.


  18. Search in China Goes Beyond Baidu as Qihoo 360 Launches in Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Search Engine Watch

    Chinese Internet security business Qihoo 360 has partnered with a Hong Kong agent to strengthen its search services to foreign brands as they seek new marketing channels in China. The new Hong Kong advertising unit will provide sales, marketing, consulting services and technical support for global clients wanting to advertise to young, well-to-do users on Qihoo 360's search engine platform, Haosou.


  19. Pinterest Rolls Out Buyable Pins for iPhone and iPadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Clickz

    Pinterest is officially shoppable with the introduction of Buyable Pins, which allow users to purchase pinned products directly from their iPhone and iPad devices. After announcing Buyable Pins earlier this month, Pinterest is finally rolling them out.


  20. Waiver wire: Starting pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Joe Kacik has been a sports journalist for 25 years, but his passion is fantasy sports. Having grown up an hour from Pittsburgh, Joe is a lifelong Steelers and Pirates fan.