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Digital ad firms were already bracing for sweeping consolidation, and now the coronavirus could accelerate that

Digital ad firms were already bracing for sweeping consolidation, and now the coronavirus could accelerate that

52 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The coronavirus pandemic is causing advertisers to slash spending, which could squeeze the adtech companies that power digital advertising. Publishers increasingly depend on...
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A KPMG exec who is managing 14,000 remote consultants explains how leaders can overcome the anxiety of this pandemic to build resilient teams that can respond to any crisis

A KPMG exec who is managing 14,000 remote consultants explains how leaders can overcome the anxiety of this pandemic to build resilient teams that can respond to any crisis

52 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Companies need to have a plan in place for how work is going to change because of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Carl Carande, the US head of professional services firm KPMG...
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Here's why Valve stepped away from single-player to explore esports

Here's why Valve stepped away from single-player to explore esports

52 minutes ago   |   PCGamesN

We've all heard the odd joke or two about the Half-Life 3 release date. You can see why - Half-Life: Alyx came out 16 years after Half-Life 2. In a recent interview with Edge...
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Dundee West MP urges BT to take care of staff

1 hour ago   |   Evening Telegraph

Dundee West MP Chris Law has written to the chief executive of BT urging the company to enforce social distancing and increase cleaning at its Dundee call centre.
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Ford, 3M, GE Manufacture Medical Equipment For Healthcare Workers, COVID-19 Patients

Ford, 3M, GE Manufacture Medical Equipment For Healthcare Workers, COVID-19 Patients

1 hour ago   |   PC Mag

Ford is working with 3M and GE Healthcare to design and produce respirators, ventilators, and full-face shields. Major manufacturers are turning their attention from consumer...
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Phone location data being used to track Americans amid coronavirus outbreak, report says - CNET

1 hour ago   |   CNET

The data is coming from companies in the mobile ad industry, reports The Wall Street Journal.
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'A sick joke': Instacart workers are planning to strike Monday after calling the company's response to their demands 'insulting'

'A sick joke': Instacart workers are planning to strike Monday after calling the company's response to their demands 'insulting'

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Instacart workers are set to strike on Monday, demanding provisions like hazard pay and safety equipment as they face risks from the coronavirus . The grocery-company met some...
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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company has been deemed an essential business by the government, allowing it to continue operating amid the coronavirus outbreak

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company has been deemed an essential business by the government, allowing it to continue operating amid the coronavirus outbreak

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Blue Origin, the rocket company owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, has been deemed an essential business by the US government, according to the Financial Times . The company will...
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Uber is the Latest Company to Show its Support for NHS Workers With Free Stuff

Uber is the Latest Company to Show its Support for NHS Workers With Free Stuff

1 hour ago   |   Gizmodo

The company has been praised by health secretary Matt Hancock.
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Publicis spent $30 million to build Marcel, an AI tool that was supposed to 'break the industry.' Instead, it's been hampered by confusion, ridicule, and delays

Publicis spent $30 million to build Marcel, an AI tool that was supposed to 'break the industry.' Instead, it's been hampered by confusion, ridicule, and delays

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

In June 2017, Publicis Groupe announced that it would skip all awards and industry events for a year to develop an AI-driven project management platform called Marcel. It was...
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Prince Charles out of coronavirus self-isolation after all-clear from doctor

Prince Charles out of coronavirus self-isolation after all-clear from doctor

Prince Charles became the first member of the British Royal Family to be officially diagnosed with coronavirus Covid-19 Read more ...

Dominic Cummings goes into self-isolation with coronavirus symptoms

Dominic Cummings goes into self-isolation with coronavirus symptoms

No10 chief Dominic Cummings has gone into quarantine just days after Boris Johnson tested positive for the disease. Read more ...

Lionel Messi in fresh Barca blast as world superstar reveals 70 per cent pay cut

Lionel Messi in fresh Barca blast as world superstar reveals 70 per cent pay cut

The 32-year-old issued a stinging blast aimed at the Nou Camp board in response to reports they were haggling over a pay deferral. Read more ...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry security costs: Who will pay as couple move...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry security costs: Who will pay as couple move to LA?

PRINCE HARRY and Meghan Markle have made the move from Canada to Los Angeles as they prepare to step down as senior members of the Royal Family on March 31. Who will pay for... Read more ...

Tokyo Summer Olympics Gets 2021 Dates After Coronavirus Postpones Games

Tokyo Summer Olympics Gets 2021 Dates After Coronavirus Postpones Games

The new dates for the Summer Olympics in Tokyo have just been revealed. After getting postponed due to the global coronavirus pandemic, the Games have been rescheduled to open... Read more ...

Billy Joe Saunders suspended by BBBOC over video showing men 'how to hit'...

Billy Joe Saunders suspended by BBBOC over video showing men 'how to hit' female partners

Billy Joe Saunders sparked outrage over the weekend by releasing a video advising men how to hit their female partners if they angered them during the coronavirus lockdown. Read more ...

Coronavirus: Mercedes F1 aids breathing aid development

Coronavirus: Mercedes F1 aids breathing aid development

The new CPAP developed by UCL and Mercedes-AMG HPP F1 squad's powertrain division teams up with UCL on breathing aid, while ventilator consortium including Ford and F1 teams... Read more ...

Sport shorts: dates confirmed for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics in 2021

Sport shorts: dates confirmed for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics in 2021

Description The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games will be held in 2021 Credits Charly Triballeu/AFP via Getty Images Alt Text The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games... Read more ...

Van Gogh painting stolen as thieves take advantage of coronavirus lockdown

Van Gogh painting stolen as thieves take advantage of coronavirus lockdown

A cameraman films the glass door which was smashed during a break-in at the Singer Museum A Dutch museum says that a painting by Vincent van Gogh was stolen in a raid... Read more ...

Marcus Rashford: Manchester United striker cleared to step up rehab

Marcus Rashford: Manchester United striker cleared to step up rehab

Manchester United have cleared striker Marcus Rashford to step up his rehabilitation from a back injury that has kept him out of action since January. Read more ...