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Google leads the world in digital and mobile ad revenue

Advertising is the lifeblood of the internet. Ahead of Google’s second-quarter earnings today, here’s a look at the state of the company’s ad revenue and how it has grown over the years. Google parent company Alphabet makes more money from digital ads than any company on the planet — it’s expected to make $73.8 billion dollars in net digital ad sales in 2017 after subtracting for traffic acquisition costs, according to internet research fir...
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Zuckerberg fires up the Zuckergrill live on Facebook - CNET

At home with the Zuckerbergs. Screenshot/Facebook Oh, those summer nights. What to do when you're at a loose end? If you're anything like Mark Zuckerberg, you butcher yourself some brisket and stick it on the smoker, then fire up a Facebook live video so the whole world can see. Facebook's CEO spent an hour and 25 minutes broadcasting live from his back yard on Sunday evening while he was waiting for his meat to cook. Zuckerberg's wife, Pri...
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Hulu hires Google marketing veteran Kelly Campbell as CMO

Hulu announced this morning the appointment of Kelly Campbell, the current head of Global Growth Marketing for Google Cloud, as Hulu’s new Chief Marketing Officer. The strategic hire for the streaming service will see Campbell tasked with driving Hulu’s overall marketing strategy across both its subscription video on demand business and its new Live TV service, the company says. Campbell will oversee Hulu’s brand marketing, performance mark...
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Verge Editor's Choice: Nintendo Switch

I have a PlayStation 4 Pro and an Xbox One S attached to my oversized 65-inch 4K television. I haven’t touched either of them since I got my Nintendo Switch. At this point, it seems silly to enumerate all of the reasons why the Switch is great. It's not just that it's the best way to play the biggest game of the year, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it's that it's designed to play it anywhere and everywhere. Although the Switch is ...
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Verizon Throttles Netflix Subscribers In 'Test' It Doesn't Inform Customers About

So for years Verizon Wireless refused to compete on price, insisting that the company's network was just so incredible, it didn't have to. Then came increased competition from T-Mobile , which forced the company to not only start competing a little more seriously on price, but to bring back unlimited data plans Verizon had spent years telling customers they didn't need . And while Wall Street cries about this rise in competition hurting ear...
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Elon Musk’s Mars rocket may be about to lose half of its engines

Enlarge / SpaceX may be dumping the outer ring of 21 engines for its new Mars vehicle. SpaceX reader comments 70 Last year, SpaceX founder Elon Musk shared plans for his transportation system to send humans to Mars in the 2020s. But the fantastically huge rocket, with 42 Raptor engines and enormous technical challenges, seemed more like science fiction than reality. Then there was the small matter of who would pay the tens of billions of do...
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Quick Chicken & Broccoli Stir-Fry

This Asian stir-fry is a household best bet. The spicy sauce works with chicken, seafood, pork or beef. Add whatever veggies you have on hand. —Kristin Rimkus, Snohomish, Washington Original link
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Ready Player One (Unabridged) - Ernest Cline

Description At once wildly original and stuffed with irresistible nostalgia, Ready Player One is a spectacularly genre-busting, ambitious, and charming debut - part quest novel, part love story, and part virtual space opera set in a universe where spell-slinging mages battle giant Japanese robots, entire planets are inspired by Blade Runner, and flying DeLoreans achieve light speed.It’s the year 2044, and the real world is an ugly place.Lik...
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Work starts on a massive underground neutrino experiment

Neutrinos are notoriously difficult to understand , but work is underway to know them a little better. Researchers have officially broken ground on the Long-Baseline Neutrino Facility, the home to the international Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment. When it's finished 10 years from now, the South Dakota project will be the largest-ever US experiment built to study the subatomic particle -- teams will remove 870,000 tons of rock to create...
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The robot apocalypse is in full swing in the ‘Westworld’ season 2 trailer

Why it matters to you The first season of Westworld left many unanswered questions, and fans are hoping that some will be answered with the show's return. San Diego Comic-Con 2017 has already brought us a wealth of previews, teasers, surprise guests, and more. Fans of all types have been able to find something to get excited about, and now those who love the hit sci-fi series Westworld are getting their turn. HBO unveiled the trailer for th...
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SDCC Announcement: IDW Games Brings 90s Nick to Life

This weekend at San Diego Comic-Con IDW Games, a division of IDW Entertainment, announced that they will be putting a series of tabletop board games based on beloved Nickelodeon franchises from the 90’s! The different games released will have the rights to characters from Rocko’s Modern Life and Hey Arnold! which are both receiving animated revivals next year as well as characters from Rugrats, Invader Zim, The Wild Thornberrys, CatDog, The...
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'Doctor Who' Christmas finale: What we just learned about Capaldi's epic farewell

SAN DIEGO — The Doctor is refusing to regenerate into what we know to be his upcoming female form, and Time itself is not happy with him.  That's the premise behind "Twice Upon a Time," the official title for Peter Capaldi's final episode of Doctor Who, revealed in an emotional panel at Comic-Con on Sunday that marked a changing of the guard. And the reason the First Doctor (originally played by William Hartnell, now David Bradley) is showi...
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How NASA Glimpsed The Mysterious Object 'New Horizons' Will Reach In 2019

necro81 writes: After its successful flyby of Pluto in July 2015, the New Horizons probe received a mission extension to fly past a Kuiper Belt object -- named 2014 MU69 -- in January 2019. However, we know few details about the object -- its size, shape, albedo, whether it has any companions -- which are crucial for planning the flyby. Based on observations from Hubble, the New Horizons team knew that the object would pass in front of a st...
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Sincerely, X - TED

Sincerely, X TED Genre: Society & Culture Release Date: July 19, 2017 Some stories are too sensitive, painful or potentially damaging to share publicly -- unless they can be shared anonymously. TED and Audible present Sincerely, X: an original audio series featuring talks from speakers whose ideas deserve to be heard, but whose identities must remain hidden. The first season features a compelling program of victims, perpetrators, investigat...
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Lenovo ThinkPad X220 Intel Core i7 2620M 2.7GHz WI-FI WIN7 8GB 320GB Laptop

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson promotes Apple team-up on 'Rock X Siri: Dominate the Day' YouTube flick [u: now available]

  By Mike Wuerthele Sunday, July 23, 2017, 01:51 pm PT (04:51 pm ET) Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has declared that he has partnered with Apple to develope The "Rock X Siri: Dominate the Day" —a film that will debut on YouTube on July 24. Update: The short film, which amounts to a long commercial showing off Siri's capabilities, is now live. Very little is known about the movie, other than what Johnson himself said about it in a Tweet.Johnson'...
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Star Trek: Discovery's Gripping New Trailer Shows Crew At War With Klingons

CBS' Star Trek: Discovery is nearly here, and the newest trailer shown off at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) is one of the best trailers to hit yet for the upcoming TV series. It gives us a better look at the new and diverse crew, where Starfleet Commander Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) is in the midst of a conflict with the Klingon Empire. The show also stars Chris Obi who plays Klingon captain T'Kuvma, as well as Michelle Yeoh, Anthon...
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Microsoft says it's still working on that Halo TV series

Speculation around a TV spin-off for Halo, one of the most iconic gaming franchises of our time, has been swirling for years , but we've not heard much about the project lately. Now Microsoft has told AR12Gaming that a show is indeed still in the works. "Progress on the Halo television series continues," says a Microsoft spokesperson. "We want to ensure we're doing this the right way together with a team of creative partners... that can hel...
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'Justice League,' 'Thor,' 'Westworld' and more at Comic-Con - CNET

Welcome to Comic-Con's Hall H, where Hollywood heavyweights are previewing the most anticipated movies and TV shows of the next 12 months. Marvel once again stole the show with a bevy of exclusive footage. The studio kicked things off with a humorous summary of the franchise from Paul Rudd (Ant-Man) and Michael Peña (his sidekick), which segued into an introduction of Michelle Pfeiffer as Janet Van Dyne, Hope Pym's mother and Hank Pym's wif...
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Alibaba and Tencent are carving up Southeast Asia’s startup ecosystem

Two global tech forces are putting their mark — and money — into Southeast Asia’s nascent startup ecosystem, but they may not be the Western names that you expect. Rather than Google, Facebook or Microsoft, increasingly Chinese duo Alibaba and Tencent are the driving forces behind the importing of large sums of capital and vast business experience into Southeast Asia’s most promising startups. Both companies, sworn enemies in China, appear ...
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Hulk learns to talk in the new trailer for Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok is looking like the roadtrip movie of the fall, and Marvel definitely delivered at Comic-Con today. In the movie’s latest trailer, Thor starts out saying he’s been on a “journey of self-discover.” He’s been reunited with Bruce Banner, who vanished after the events of Avengers: Age of Ultron, and the two are out to defeat Hela (Cate Blanchett), who’s bent on destroying Asgard. Directed by What We Do In the Shadows director Tai...
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Madrid asks anti-trust watchdog to probe Uber's new airport service

MADRID (Reuters) - Authorities in Madrid asked Spain's anti-trust watchdog on Saturday to investigate whether Uber's new low-cost airport transfer service constitutes unfair competition. The city council's request follows the ride-hailing app's return to the Spanish capital last year after the CNMC competition regulator called for the government to lift a ban on the U.S. company. The firm's recently launched Uber Airport service offers a ta...
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Fedora 26: GraphicsMagick Security Update

LinuxSecurity.com: Security fix for CVE-2017-11403 Original link
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SDCC Announcement: Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One Trailer

SDCC just keeps bringing out the hits! Warner Bros recently released the upcoming trailer for the film directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tye Sheridan as Wade Watts.  The film is an adaptation of Ernest Cline’s futuristic YA novel with the same title The screenplay is written by the author, as well as,  Eric Eason, and Zak Penn.  Ready Player One tells the story of Wade Watts, a teenager living in Columbus, Ohio in the year 2044. He ...
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White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci to delete tweets the internet already recorded

Just one day into his job as White House, communications director Anthony Scaramucci announced on Twitter that he’d be deleting past tweets. Not only is this a highly counterintuitive move for the person charged with communicating between the Trump administration and the press — not to mention a weird understanding of the term "full transparency" — it’s also patently ineffective. His tweets have already been repeated, recorded, shared and d...
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