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Dentsu Aegis Network to acquire majority stakes in Merkle

In a statement, the companies said Dentsu Aegis is acquiring a majority stake in Merkle, while investor Technology Crossover Ventures and "certain other shareholders" are selling their shares. "Their ability to develop people-based-marketing highlights where this business is going", Dentsu Aegis Network CEO Jerry Buhlmann told WSJ. Dentsu Aegis Network, the network of media agencies that sits within Japan-based advertising holding company Dentsu, has acquired U.S.

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The Ocean Is Calling in a New 'Moana' TV Spot

Moana is aided by Maui, a demi-god and shapeshifter voiced by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. We then get a lovely look at the landscape of the film and then we hear Moana say, "Let's save the world". "That's what you're all about right?" A new TV spot has dropped in the middle of all the action, which is also due to air during NBC's coverage of the games.

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Two big Windows 10 updates coming in 2017

So if you tried Windows 10 when it first came out, and reverted back, you may still be able to upgrade that machine to the Anniversary Update for free, provided you logged in with a Microsoft account. Power efficiency has been improved in Edge browser. After Microsoft released an anniversary update of Windows 10 for PCs, a version is now available for the popular Raspberry Pi 3 developer board.

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Team USA wins 12 medals in first weekend of Olympics

Yi was bang in contention to successfully defend her 2012 crown but sharp shooting saw Thrasher and Du go head to head, with the American, displaying maturity beyond her years, edging it on the final shot. Priddy and Lee are the lone players from the 2008 squad that won gold in Beijing. One of NBC's pre-games fears came true: US viewership dropped off following the entrance of the United States team in the Parade of Nations.

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MSI Introduces AMD RX 470 Polaris Based Graphics Cards

The company claims that 84 percent of all graphics cards sold cost between $100 and $300, based on its own data. Since its release over a month ago, the AMD Radeon RX 480 has been one of the most sought-after graphics processing units ( GPU ) to date due to its affordability being backed up by superb performance.

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No more 'Pokemon Go' at Hiroshima atomic bomb memorial

During the solemn ceremony, Hiroshima mayor Kazumi Matsui recalled the visit by Obama in his peace declaration, citing the president's historic speech. About 120,000 people were killed outright by just one atomic bomb (called "Little Man") and almost a quarter million over time from injuries and radiation effects.

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Turkey's Erdogan tells million-strong unity rally: I support death penalty

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Chief of Staff, Peter Altmaier, said on Friday there was "no Plan B" for the migrant deal and told the Berliner Zeitung he was convinced it would remain in place. Currently, the controversial preacher lives in the USA, after he self-imposed exile in 1999. Some opposition members and rights groups like Amnesty International have also expressed worries about human rights violations and abuses of power in recent weeks.

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Snapdragon 820 could be in the 2016 Nexus

If you're looking for a smartphone to buy, then I recommend you to wait until Google announces the new Nexus devices before making a decision on which one to buy. On the other hand, Sailfish is expected to be a mid-range device with Quad Core 2.0 GHz 64-bit processor and 4GB RAM. The devices will sport a 12MP main camera located at the rear and an 8MP front camera for selfies.

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HP Powerup Backpack Charges Your Devices While You're On The Move

Inside of this middle size canvas bag is a 22,400mAh battery which has a capability to fully charge your laptop three times, while for a smartphone it can do ten times, as the company said. Users' biggest concern regarding the backpack can be travel regulations , particularly those imposed on travelling through airplanes. You can see the Powerup Backpack in action in the official HP video embedded below.

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Pokemon GO crosses $200 million worldwide revenue in the first month

Korea is a biggest spending market than India and China, where the game hasn't launched yet. Users have been hooked on to the game since the start. That game was the fastest ever to reach 10 million downloads. In that first month, the augmented actuality cellular recreation, created by San Francisco-based developer Niantic, earned greater than $ 200 million in global internet income, in accordance with an estimate by app improvement platform Sensor Tower .

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Iconic TV Psychic Miss Cleo Dead at 53

However, her signature " Call me now! " tagline and humorous on-air "readings" catapulted her to 1990s pop culture icon status, though she was not always comfortable with the fame. In her famous advertisements, she exclaimed " call me now! " in a thick Jamaican accent at the end of each infomercial. Harris was born in Los Angeles to Caribbean parents.

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Hurricane Earl weakens into Tropical Storm

North of Puerto Costa Maya to Punta Allen, Mexico. Earl was centered about 90 miles west of Belize City, Belize, and was moving west near 15 mph. Earl's forward speed had slowed over the past 24-48 hours, moving west at 14 mph. Shore areas close to the center of the storm will experience 4 to 6 feet of storm surge. This could cause some coastal flooding along the immediate coastline of the Honduran Bay Islands, Belize, adjacent parts of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.

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Samsung Announces Galaxy Note 7, New Gear VR Headset

There a handful of new software features for the S Pen, including a magnifying loupe, quick text translation tool, and a new tool that makes it easy to create GIFs from any video that's now playing. The phone is waterproof and dunkable, has a microSD memory card slot, and you can move apps to the SD card if you want. As with past Note phones, the Note 7 comes with a stylus.

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Rosario's pinch-hit homer sparks Twins' win over Rays

It was his 25th home run of the season, marking the fifth time in his career he has hit at least 25, breaking a tie with former Ray Carlos Peña for the franchise record. "It's fun to watch him play the game". Over on the Rays' side, we'll be seeing RHP Matt Andriese on Sunday. Tampa Bay will head to Toronto and then to the Bronx to face the New York Yankees, including Alex Rodriguez' final game Friday night.

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Whales' ultrasonic hearing has an ancient history, reveals fossilised ear

Baleen whales do not use echolocation, which was probably in place by 34 million years ago, Churchill said. The process of echolocation is a crucial adaptation not only for whales , but for dolphins as well, because the skill could help them hunt down food successfully.

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Ichiro triples for his 3000th MLB hit

It was only fitting he flashed both in his historic moment. Miami Marlins center fielder Ichiro Suzuki became the 30th member of Major League Baseball's exclusive 3,000-hit club on Sunday after ripping a triple in the seventh inning against the Colorado Rockies in Denver.

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QuadRooter Android Security Bugs Affect over 900 Million Devices

Making security updates and patches is a time and resource consuming process, which leaves users without protection while these patches are coded, tested and distributed. A spokesperson also adds that most of these vulnerabilities have already been fixed via Android's monthly security patches issued by Google for the Nexus line-up.

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Congress should go back to work to fight Zika

Dr. Juliana Duque uses a fetal heart monitor on a patient who is in her first trimester of pregnancy in Miami before giving the patient a Zika test. Obstetricians use ultrasounds to check for signs of microcephaly during pregnancy and continue to monitor for a congenital syndrome related to the infection after birth.

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Desmond hits go-ahead single in 11th, Rangers beat Astros

Texas has lost three of its last four games and registered just three hits in the opener while being handcuffed by reigning AL Cy Young Award victor Dallas Keuchel. "I just want to make sure I feel good in those situations, and I have", Desmond said. Jurickson Profar hit a two-run double off Ken Giles to extend the lead to 3-0 in the eighth.

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Blame it on Rio: Some US companies see sales hit from Olympics

The 2016 Olympics officially kick off tonight in Rio de Janeiro. "I'm really, really hopeful the world can stay quiet", so viewers can focus on the Games, he said. CBC's Olympic coverage will be Canadian-centric, of course, but you will also get a more global feel for the entire sporting festival. Instead, "Nightly News" stands at the ready to chronicle the effects hosting the Olympics might have on Rio and Brazil , he said.

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Ibrahimovic scores late victor as United win Community Shield

It may not happen immediately as Mourinho has to eradicate Louis van Gaal's philosophy from the squad, which may take time. "For me, every trophy is very serious". That's what it's all about, winning trophies. The game marked Mourinho's first return to Wembley since his Chelsea side were beaten comprehensively by Arsenal in the Community Shield 12 months ago, but his new team enjoyed the better of the play in the opening exchanges.

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Turkey issues arrest warrants for Fethullah Gulen

An Istanbul court on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for the cleric for allegedly "giving the instructions" for the coup attempt, the latest of several warrants issued against him in recent years on charges including running a criminal network.

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Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus models spotted in gorgeous 4K video

While as per a report on 9to5mac.com, an innovation site, the 4K video was posted on YouTube by a record, named Bshop Kuwa , had all the earmarks of being connected to a Japanese iPhone reservation store. Blass said last month that there will only be two iPhone 7 models that will be rolled out this year, with the code names of the smartphones being Sonora and Dos Palos.

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In favela above opening ceremony, pride and disappointment

Spitz's legendary achievement of seven gold medals in the 1972 Munich Olympics was considered unbeatable for 36 years, until Phelps proved them wrong. Brazil's Gisele Bundchen strutted across the arena to the iconic "Girl From Ipanema" before Greece, home of the ancient Olympics, led out the colourful athletes' parade.

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Senior ex-CIA official:Putin made Trump 'an unwitting agent' of Russian Federation

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to several thousand supporters at a rally in Atlanta, Georgia. Trump has said he has a very good relationship with Putin and the Russians, and he has said he has no relationship. That is exactly what he did early in the primaries. - Trump's operatives watered down a GOP platform provision representing traditional Republican views pledging "lethal" USA support if Russian Federation attacks Ukraine.

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Olympics: Bogut leads Australia to basketball upset of France

Bogut said after the injury, his plans were still to play in the Olympics, there was just the matter of how the knee felt. "I got my confidence rolling, trying to be a voice on defense and have an impact on the game". "It's going to be a fair crack for our first game", he said. Boris Diaw of France was just traded to the Jazz, so Ingles is used to seeing him as an opponent, but it was a bit different with Jazz center Rudy Gobert .

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What should be the nickname of U.S. women's gymnastics team?

Reigning gold medal team China would not compete until later in the night, but even so, the U.S. men's team felt good with their accomplishments for the day. The event started with a subdivision that included 41-year-old Oksana Chusovitina of Uzbekistan. After subdivision two, the United States team was ranked first, holding one point over rival Japan, who is the favorite to win the gold with 2012 Olympic all-around gold medalist, Kohei Uchimura.

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AT&T Lumia 950 now less than $300 commitment

It's unclear how long these sales will last, so if you're thinking about pulling the trigger on a Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL, you may want to take advantage soon. To make customers try the handsets, the company has offered various discounts, and in the latest move, Microsoft slashed the price of the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL in the US.

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Brie Larson shares photo of her prepping for 'Captain Marvel'

In it, she reads Captain Marvel comics in a Captain Marvel top. She has also been retweeting art and memes created by her fans to her 385,000 Twitter followers. She can fly, has super strength, and can shoot beams of energy out of her hands. Captain Marvel is scheduled for theaters on March 8, 2019. Inside Out scribe Meg LeFauve and Guardians of the Galaxy writer Nicole Perlman have put together the script.

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A day after Ryan, McCain endorsements, Trump questions Clinton's mental stability

He said Trump needs to take different positions on immigration, his proposed ban on Muslim entry into the United States, his opposition to trade, and his calling into question the US participation in the North American Treaty Organization. Overall, Trump still struggles with negative opinions: just 36 percent of voters say they have a favorable impression of Trump, while 61 percent have unfavorable views of the billionaire.

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FDA Approves Mutant Mosquito Experiment In Florida Keys

On Friday morning, the FDA officially approved field trials of a genetically modified mosquito made by biotech company Oxitech. So far, Zika virus has affected more than 1,600 US residents, and that number is likely to rise. "(T) he proposed field trial will not have significant impacts on the environment", the federal agency said in its "finding of no significant impact" ruling , subject to public comments since March.

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Tesla Motors discloses $1.1 bln in third-quarter cash needs

Tesla Australia spokesperson, Heath Walker, told CarsGuide.com.au that while not officially confirmed for Australia, the popularity of SUVs in this market makes the Model Y a sure-bet to be offered Down Under. In the first half of the year total production was about 30,000 vehicles. Tesla has adopted a unique strategy which involves setting up its own shops rather than selling its vehicles through dealers.

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Olympic Refugee Team Enjoys A Raucous Reception In Rio

Damascus became increasingly unstable and Mardini and her sister Sarah eventually left Syria , travelling through Lebanon and Turkey before trying to reach Greece. She is competing on the refugee team at the Rio Olympics. Mardini - who will also compete in the 100m freestyle - secured 41st place in the 100m butterfly , but only the top 16 make it through to the next stage.

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Jared Leto's Ridiculous Green Coat Inspired A Hilarious Photoshop Battle

The ludicrous yet necessary construct has a government agent ( VIola Davis ) assembling the world's most unsafe imprisoned costumed villains to serve as a last resort to fend off security threats that are too risky for superheroes to handle.

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What is the Refugee Olympic Team?

All but three people aboard the boat could not swim, and within half an hour the dinghy took on water. The Syrian swimming star, who competed at the 2012 Short Course World Championships , eventually made it to Germany. It's a positive memory for me. "I hope it is a door or it is an open way for other young talented people". "A lot of things happened in our lives and it was really bad".


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