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Universal to edit ads into classic music videos

Universal to edit ads into classic music videos

Get ready to see your favorite rapper repping products they might never have known about whilst amongst the living. Universal Music Group has announced that they’ll be teaming up with ad-placement group Mirriad and Havas Agency to modify music videos to include advertisements. This in-content generator of revenue is said to bypass "the Skip Generation" - aka those that skip advertisements whenever possible.

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CEO quits at daughter’s list of 22 missed family events

CEO quits at daughter’s list of 22 missed family events

File this one under Precious. Or heartwarming, family-friendly, and generally a story you’re going to want to think about when you want to feel good about humanity. It begins with a man who has millions of dollars to his name - Mohamed El-Erian, a California-based ex-CEO and ex-CIO of a company called PIMCO. He resigned because of his 10-year-old daughter and a hand-written note.

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The Matrix gets 8 Bit Cinema makeover

The Matrix gets 8 Bit Cinema makeover

Entertainment comes in many forms, and some of the best types evoke a pleasant sense of nostalgia. Such is the reason many find 8 Bit Cinema, a YouTube-centric series of pixelated videos, to be so entertaining. Latest to its catalog is The Matrix in old school game style.

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