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Retargetted ads need to be device agnostic: Marino Gualano, General Manager and Co-founder, MainAd
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Retargetted ads need to be device agnostic: Marino Gualano, General Manager and Co-founder, MainAd

Marino Gualano, general manager & co-founder, MainAd

Italy-headquartered display and retargeting expert MainAd aims to take an agency approach to become a full service provider for clients by incorporating services like TV, print and social in its portfolio. It is …

University Challenge: Balliol dash hopes of ‘Monkmania’ finale win
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University Challenge: Balliol dash hopes of ‘Monkmania’ finale win

The hearts of “Monkmaniacs” broke during the final of the 46th series of University Challenge as Oxford University’s Balliol College beat Wolfson College, Cambridge, by 190 points to 140.

Wolfson’s captain, Eric Monkman, caused a sensation earlier in the competition …

Mosul zoo’s last survivors, Simba the lion and Lula the bear, flown to safety
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Mosul zoo’s last survivors, Simba the lion and Lula the bear, flown to safety

Simba the lion and Lula the bear, the last two residents of Mosul zoo, have been flown out of Iraq to receive emergency care from an animal welfare group.

A group of veterinarians from the Four Paws International charity took …

The 100-day watch: Why every White House meeting seems to leak
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The 100-day watch: Why every White House meeting seems to leak

The White House is apparently worried about Donald Trump’s presidency being judged by the coming 100-day mark, that artificial benchmark essentially created by the media.

And so, in classic fashion, communications officials convened a meeting, details of which were immediately …

Maruti Suzuki, courtesy Vitara Brezza, Ertiga hybrid, now the biggest UV player in India
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Maruti Suzuki, courtesy Vitara Brezza, Ertiga hybrid, now the biggest UV player in India

After two successive launches by Maruti and Hyundai – Vitara Brezza and Creta – the market share of M&M fell significantly as its two new products – TUV 300 and KUV 100 – did not manage to attract enough buyers. …

The Kansas House Race Giving Republicans the Jitters
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The Kansas House Race Giving Republicans the Jitters

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The first congressional election of Donald Trump’s presidency should have been a cakewalk for Republicans.

In a Kansas district Trump carried by 30 points in November, a veteran Republican twice elected to statewide office is …

Amazon pushes Prime Video in its fastest growing market with new partnerships
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Amazon pushes Prime Video in its fastest growing market with new partnerships

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Amazon is leaving no stone unturned in its push for Prime Video in India, its fastest growing market.

The ecommerce giant announced two new partnerships in India this week to expand its catalog for the …

San Bernardino community comes together to mourn in wake of school shooting
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San Bernardino community comes together to mourn in wake of school shooting

Betty Rodriguez leans against her granddaughter Giselle Rodriguez, 11, both from San Bernardino, during a candlelight vigil for the victims of the North Park Elementary School shootings Monday April 10, 2017 at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church in San …

Essential California: Horror at a San Bernardino school: ‘He just shot everywhere’
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Essential California: Horror at a San Bernardino school: ‘He just shot everywhere’

Parents wait to be reunited with their children at Cajon High School after a school shooting at North Park Elementary School in San Bernardino. (Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times)

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s …

Canadian patients, advocates speak out about illegal doctor double-billing
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Canadian patients, advocates speak out about illegal doctor double-billing

Canadian patients and public-health-care advocates are coming forward with more stories of double-dipping by doctors who work in the public system but also charge some patients extra fees for quicker access to medical care. (Saklakova/Getty Images/iStockphoto)

They are speaking out …