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Target Is Sponsoring News Stories of Its Own Destruction — And Likely Has No Idea

Target Is Sponsoring News Stories of Its Own Destruction — And Likely Has No Idea

Like most industries largely run on automation, the tech that underlies digital advertising is far from perfect, which is why — despite the best efforts of industry bigwigs — sometimes the pipes powering the industry don’t go where they’re supposed to. Sometimes, they’re funelling a brand’s name (and that sweet…

Twitter Hides Official White House Tweet Calling for Killings of Protesters, Too

Twitter Hides Official White House Tweet Calling for Killings of Protesters, Too

The White House taunted Twitter on Friday by reposting Donald Trump’s tweet calling for the outright extrajudicial slaughter of Americans protesting police brutality in Minneapolis, which the social media site on Friday hid behind a label for “glorifying violence.” Twitter has now responded by doing exactly the same thing to…