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Google gets egg on its face with Stadia gaming launch

Google’s attempt to break into another business – gaming – has not met with unalloyed praise on either side of the Atlantic: its Stadia ‘cloud gaming platform’ is, so fans say, what everyone wants – you don’t need a console ...

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Trust is now key for brands says Interbrand as it reveals world’s best

Interbrand has revealed its Best Global Brands for the 20th year with (somewhat depressingly) Apple ($234bn, below), Google and Amazon occupying their customary top three places. Others in the top ten are Microsoft at 4, Coca-Cola 5, Samsung 6, Toyota ...

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Amazon heads march of the FANGs as they dominate adland

Ad Age has confirmed what we all suspected, that the so-called FANG companies (Facebook, Amazon, Neflix and Google) are increasingly driving advertising, in the US in this case but the same is true around the world surely. Much of the ...

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Roy Jeans: why the Cairncross Review into news media is a failure of intent and resolution

Christophe Guilluy’s recently published English-language version of “Twilight of the Elites” focuses on nascent tensions between France’s metropolitan ruling class and the disenfranchised people who live in the countryside outside of France’s “citadels” of power and economic influence. Originally published ...

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Interbrand names Apple, Google and Amazon 2018 top brand winners

Apple, Google, and Amazon are the three most valuable brands in Interbrand’s 2018 Best Global Brands report. Now in its 19th year, the report’s 2018 theme is “Activating Brave.” The top three includes two of the world’s first $1trillion companies, ...

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