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Oops: An Instagram bug let a hacker access phone numbers and email addresses

What’s shady, possibly wearing a hoodie, and is currently sitting on the stolen personal information of an untold number of high-profile Instagram users? That would be — SURPRISE! — a random hacker. Or several of them.   SEE ALSO: Remotely hacking ships shouldn’t be this easy, and yet … “We recently discovered that one or[…]

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Clio Awards Acquired by Global Investment Firm Evolution Media

The Clio Awards, a 58-year-old mainstay of the ad industry awards circuit, announced today that it has been acquired by investment company Evolution Media. The financial details of the deal were not disclosed. The Clio company’s primary offering, its annual show honoring the best in creative advertising around the world, will continue to operate as…[…]

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Clio Awards Acquired by Global Investment Firm Evolution Media

The Clio Awards, a 58-year-old mainstay of the ad industry awards circuit, announced today that it has been acquired by investment company Evolution Media. The financial details of the deal were not disclosed. The Clio company’s primary offering, its annual show honoring the best in creative advertising around the world, will continue to operate as…[…]

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Instagram is finally making albums less awkward

Instagram is finally fixing one of the most frustrating parts about posting multiple photos at once. The app now allows you to add both portrait and landscape photos to albums.  SEE ALSO: Use your Instagram to make money — here’s how Previously, the app only allowed you to upload multiple photos as square images.  This[…]

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Publicis.Sapient and Capgemini Will Work With McDonald’s on Brand’s Digital Transformation

Publicis Groupe has a little bit more of the McDonald’s business to its name today, and it’s putting its consulting practices to good use. Publicis.Sapient and global consulting and technology company Capgemini will work together with McDonald’s on a multiyear agreement to help drive digital innovation. “We’re honored to join Capgemini in reimagining ways the…[…]

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Take your Snapchat game to the next level with the help of this online course

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Everyone and their mom is on Snapchat nowadays, but you can bet that most don’t know how to use it to its full potential. Look beyond all those puppy dog-filtered selfies and your college roommate’s 200-second-long Story (ugh) and[…]

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Campaign Makes Clear That This Native American Tribe Does a Lot More Than Just Run Casinos

Agencies of all shapes and sizes are used to promoting brands or specific products. But what about entire tribes of people? The Choctaw Nation is a federally recognized, “non-reservation-based” tribe comprising more than 223,000 Native Americans, a significant minority of whom live across 12 tribal districts across 10.5 counties in southeast Oklahoma. The group, which…[…]

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Reddit, Twitter offer an oasis of info, resources for Harvey victims

The historic impact of Tropical Storm Harvey has everyone from federal agencies to the National Weather Service reeling from the storm’s power, but in the midst of it all, once again, social media is proving to be a vital life line. This time in the form of Reddit.  SEE ALSO: Apple is accepting donations through[…]

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R/GA Hires Former CP+B Chief of Staff to Manage Its Talent Around the World

R/GA announced today that Angela Hannam will join the company as its new global chief talent officer. Hannam formerly served as vp, global chief of staff at Crispin Porter + Bogusky, where she worked closely with that agency’s outgoing CEO Lori Senecal. She brings nearly two decades of experience to the new role, including a…[…]

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Kargo Moves to Stop Former Sales Exec’s $40 Million Payout in Gender Discrimination Case

Mobile ad shop Kargo has filed a motion to stop a $ 40 million award by an arbiter in a case that alleged Alexis Berger, former svp of sales for the Midwest and West Coast for Kargo, was the victim of gender discrimination, retaliation, equal pay violation, violation of wage law and breach of contract.[…]