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France takes Google to top European court over data protection

Authorities argue that de-listing of material should have global effect under the so-called ‘right to be forgotten’. The battle between Google and France’s data protection authority over the reach of an order to remove links to material under the so-called...
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Hearst tests initiatives for commerce and content

New website allows publisher to experiment with multiple affiliate commerce strategies.  For the past 18 months, Hearst Magazines Digital Media has been building a site that is helping it figure out the ins and outs of affiliate commerce. Best Products,...
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Users don’t remember news source, finds survey

Consumers who access news via social media cannot recall outlet, say Reuters. British news consumers who get news via social media or search platforms are more likely to remember the platform where they accessed a particular story rather than the...
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Amazon lures publishers to new social network

Media giant will pay for publishers to post on new e-commerce network Spark. Amazon is paying publishers and social media “influencers” to post to Spark, the new commerce-oriented social network the company launched Tuesday. Accessed through Amazon’s existing mobile apps,...
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Centaur Media acquires B2B marketing services business

MarketMakers is a leading fully-integrated end to end B2B marketing services business. Centaur Media Plc has MarketMakers – a leading UK fully integrated end to end B2B marketing services business. This is a further step in Centaur’s strategy to provide customers with...
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