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Facebook asking for Australian nudes

Facebook, as a social media platform, has long held strong and, while somewhat vague, mostly consistent community standards about decency on the platform. Nudity, especially of a sexual nature, is a no-go. So, it was a bit of a surprise to learn recently that Facebook was creating a pilot program to collect millions of nude […]

Palin suit against NY Times heads into overtime

With all the news of war and turmoil and PR crises based on harassment allegations in the news these days, you can be forgiven for forgetting that former Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin is locked in a vicious legal tilt with the New York Times. The lawsuit stems from a political editorial this past summer […]

Yorkville Advisors LLC: Winning For the Future

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Yorkville Advisors Background Yorkville Advisors LLC, a New Jersey-based privately-held investment fund, has been operating since 2001. Mark Angelo was one of the original co-founders of the fund and continues to oversee the day-to-day business there. With four separate arms (subsidiaries) of the fund, they manage a lot of money have a lifetime track record […]

Franken latest to be accused of misconduct

Another week and another prominent person apologizing for sexual misconduct. This time, it’s former comedian, writer, and current Minnesota Senator, Al Franken, on the hot seat. Franken will very likely be exposed to a Senate ethics investigation since he has been accused of “forcibly kissing” a Los Angeles radio host during a shared USO tour […]

Sears Hoping To Recapture Magic

There’s really no reason to sugar coat it, Sears is not doing well. The company overall is floundering, especially after trying to buy and reinvigorate Kmart in past years. On top of this, Sears is struggling to keep customers in its store and has been forced to sell off iconic brands. Across the country, Sears […]

UN Seeks Digital Agency

The UN is seeking a Digital agency to Develop and Broadcast TV Programmes on Voter Education and Information. Scope of Work: The service provider has to accomplish the following assignments in consultation with ECN and under the overall guidance of the ESP CTA and under the direct supervision of the ESP Civic and Voter Education […]

Bitcoin: The Future or a Flop?

A few years back, Bitcoin was tapped as the “future of currency” in the world. The digital “cryptocurrency” has seen better days, though. Plummeting prices have caused Bitcoin value to drop precipitously – about 15 percent – in recent days. This kind of volatility is nothing new, really, for Bitcoin. The currency alternative that was […]

News From Finn Partners, Rubenstein PR, Ogilvy, Burson-Marsteller, and Text100

Finn Partners Expands International Efforts With ABI Marketing Acquisition With offices in New York, London, Frankfurt, Shanghai, and Singapore, ABI Marketing Public Relations will add an international flare to Finn Partners, especially in the trade and industrial markets. They work with clients in a variety of languages including German, French, Polish, Portuguese, Mandarin, Japanese, Russian, […]

Mississippi State University Issues Marketing RFP

 The MSU Riley Center is requesting a vendor to provide services for the purpose of marketing, advertising and promoting its events, facilities and services. The Riley Center offers a wide variety of performing arts events through ticket sales, conference, meeting space and services and educational experiences and services for local and regional schools. Last year, […]