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Facebook: All Your Mobile Ad Revenue Are Belong to Us

This past quarter, Facebook took in a whopping $3.6 billion in ad sales, 53% more than the same period last year. Clearly, holiday marketers jumped on the social PPC bandwagon this year, but an astonishing number of advertisers also went mobile.

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10 minutes agoFilm / Film Reviews : RogerEbert.com

Jason Statham movies aren’t known for their dialogue. People attend his films for their action sequences, which is why so few filmmakers give Statham much to say. That’s a shame, because when given the rare chance to be chatty, Statham becomes more than just a lethal weapon. Show More Summary

Al Jazeera English Encourages Employees to Leak Memos

After a memo was leaked showing Al Jazeera English equating terrorists with freedom fighters, a network executive is now encouraging memo leaks.

Fire Island: The Out NYC Owner Is Bringing Back Fire Island Pines

11 minutes agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

The Out is coming out?. to Fire Island. Ian Reisner, owner of New York?s The Out Hotel, has purchased Fire Island Pines at auction, the commercial district along the harbor on Fire Island (on the other side of Long Island). TogetherShow More Summary

Rosanna Pansino Demonstrates How to Make Video Game-Themed ‘Bomberman’ Cupcakes With Help From Rhett & Link

11 minutes agoOdd : Laughing Squid

On a recent episode of Nerdy Nummies, Los Angeles baker Rosanna Pansino recently demonstrated how to make cute video game-themed Bomberman cupcakes with help from the comedians Rhett McLaughlin and Link Neal of Rhett & Link. Pansino then joined Rhett & Link on taste testing episode of their show Good Mythical Morning to help find […]

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Modern European and American history is centered around the effort to gain freedom from the political, economic, and spiritual shackles that have bound men. The battles for freedom were fought by the oppressed, those who wanted new liberties, against those who had privileges to defend. Show More Summary

OPEC Oil Output Rises In January As Key Members Stand Firm: Survey

By Alex Lawler LONDON (Reuters) - OPEC's oil supply has risen this month due to more Angolan exports and steady to higher output in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf producers, a Reuters survey showed, a sign key members are standing firm in refusing to prop up prices. Show More Summary

Apple Pay's success has rivals scrambling to catch up, could make PayPal an acquisition target

The strong initial success of Apple Pay, combined with the news that eBay will spin off PayPal, has led to expectations that PayPal could be a major acquisition target for mobile companies vying for users' wallets.

2600 won't settle with the distributor that screwed it and all the other indie mags

12 minutes agoOdd : Boing Boing

2600 Magazine's Emmanuel Goldstein writes, "2600 Magazine (The Hacker Quarterly) has found itself embroiled in a bitter dispute over the bankruptcy declaration of one of the largest magazine distributors in the United States." Read the rest

At White Castle and Chipotle, Fast Food Goes Vegan

Bill Bachmann/Alamy By Erik Baard The American hunger for meat, especially beef, is abating for the first time in living memory. Now vegetables are claiming more space in an unexpected place: the fast food counter, with White CastleShow More Summary

Super Bowl 2015: Watch the ads

Check out our gallery of Big Game commercials, then vote for which you think scores as Super Bowl XLIX's best

Groups Sue EPA Over Failure To Regulate Emissions From Factory Farms

The lawsuits claim that emissions from large Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations, or CAFOs, are a threat to public health and the environment. The post Groups Sue EPA Over Failure To Regulate Emissions From Factory Farms appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Shakira Gives Birth to Second Child!

Shakira and her truth-telling hips have squeezed out their second child. According to local reports out of Barcelona, the 37-year old artist and boyfriend Gerard Pique are now proud parents of another little boy. He was born around 10 p.m. Show More Summary

Arizona Court Addresses Desperate Need – Can Drug Companies Be Sued For Fraud?

13 minutes agoNews : The Inquisitr - News

The Arizona Court of Appeals has taken huge strides this week with an unprecedented ruling on the question of whether or not it is legal for drug companies to be sued for fraud. Now, at least in the state of Arizona, pharmaceutical companies CAN be sued for consumer fraud. Show More Summary

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