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Pokémon Go will soon get ads in the form of sponsored locations

Pokémon Go will soon get ads in the form of sponsored locations

With the rousing success of Pokémon Go, companies are looking to cash in on the most popular app of 2016. Businesses are trying to purchase a spot in the app as a Proper Name manipulating the lures and Pokestops that identify locations with Pokémon pertaining paraphernalia. The payment would be on a per visit basis.

Source: https://techcrunch.com/2016/07/13/pokemon-go-will-soon-get-ads-in-the-form-of-sponsored-locations/

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Jack Ma explains why this is the era of women

Jack Ma explains why this is the era of women

Jack Ma, the founder of the Alibaba Group and  the Chinese e-commerce giant, talks about women at his company, and the current role of women in business around the world. Ma cites women's technological acumen and communication skills, among other topics.

Source: https://www.techinasia.com/jack-ma-women

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5 mobile models for Nintendo’s other popular game franchises

5 mobile models for Nintendo’s other popular game franchises

STEM doesn't always have to be serious. Sometimes we have to remember how much fun it is to play video games, and how some lifelong gamers want to design fun software for the next generation. After Pokémon Go's minor success (sarcasm), Nintendo has created other mobile apps for series such as Mario and The Legend of Zelda.

Source: https://techcrunch.com/2016/07/12/5-mobile-models-for-nintendos-other-popular-game-franchises/

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How To Thrive In Your Global Career Assignment As A Millennial Woman

How To Thrive In Your Global Career Assignment As A Millennial Woman

This Forbes interview's subject is Yewande Ogunkoya, 28, a business director at Maxus London, a British media agency. Ogunkoya's five pieces of advice to millennial women are:

1. Being open to cultural nuances and respect them

2. Thinking of your gender and age as an advantage

3. Taking advantage of the outsider perspective

4. Finding an activity to anchor you

5. Leveraging the global view upon your return

Source: http://www.forbes.com/sites/ruchikatulshyan/2016/07/06/how-to-thrive-in-your-global-career-assignment-as-a-millennial/#8d80491521c1

Mazda Issues Takata Airbag Recall After Demand from Chinese Regulators

Mazda Issues Takata Airbag Recall After Demand from Chinese Regulators

Over 70,000 Mazda vehicles in China will be pulled off the road for defective airbags. The airbag company, Takata, has already seen the United States and Japan recall cars with Takata airbags, and will provide a mess for the company and car owners alike.

Source: http://www.autonews.com/article/20160706/OEM10/160709938/mazda-issues-takata-airbag-recall-after-demand-from-chinese-regulators

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