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  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 16:01 | From: www.adweek.com

    Walmart Is Offering Home Covid-19 Testing Kits By Drone

    U.S. consumers may one day be able to acquire at-home Covid-19 test kits by air thanks to a new partnership between retail giant Walmart, clinical laboratory Quest Diagnostics and drone services provider DroneUp. In a blog post, Walmart said it will begin trial deliveries of Covid-19 collection kits... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 16:00 | From: www.adweek.com

    With The Help Of Former Stars, FanDuel’s NFL Campaign Makes Betting Look Easy

    Miraculously, football is back. With it comes the return of sports betting, which has become a multi-billion dollar industry since a 2018 Supreme Court decision allowed states the ability to legalize sports gambling. The NFL's arrival has meant companies like FanDuel, one of the largest sports betti... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 15:42 | From: www.adweek.com

    You Can’t Vote If You’re Not Registered, Austin Agency Reminds Texans

    Amid the clutter of news, advertising and communication about the upcoming election, there is one crucial step that isn't necessarily being explicitly addressed: One must be registered to vote in the first place. Sure, it's nice to talk about voting, but without taking care of that piece of business... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 15:25 | From: www.adweek.com

    Jeff Bezos Gives A Sneak Peek Into The First Of Many Tuition-Free Preschools

    The first free preschool funded by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' $2 billion Bezos Day One Fund will open on Oct. 19 in Des Moines, Wash., which is about 16 miles south of Amazon's headquarters in Seattle. Bezos announced the opening date with a classroom photo on Instagram. Known as the Bezos Academy,... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 14:55 | From: www.adweek.com

    Facebook Gaming, Universal Music Group Team Up On NBA2K21 Bragging Rights Tournament

    Facebook Gaming is teaming up with Universal Music Group on the NBA2K21 Bragging Rights Tournament, which will be livestreamed exclusively on Facebook Gaming Tuesday at 1 p.m. PT/4 p.m. ET. The tournament will feature UMG artists including Bas, Blocboy JB, J.I the Prince of N.Y. and Tainy, as well a... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 14:32 | From: www.adweek.com

    Has 2020 Got You Pining For Simpler Times? General Mills Brings Back Classic Cereal Recipes

    To help us all lean into childhood nostalgia--that sweet, sweet respite from the ever-worsening reality we call 2020--General Mills is releasing four classic breakfast cereals with their classic recipes from the '80s, though the cereal maker declined to explain exactly which ingredients had changed.... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 14:06 | From: www.adweek.com

    Paramount Network Plans Yet Another Rebrand And Name Change

    Key Insight: Few cable networks have been rebranded as much as Paramount Network over the years. ViacomCBS, fresh off announcing plans to rebrand streamer CBS All Access to Paramount+, is readying another major overhaul for one of its cable properties. Paramount Network, the cable channel owned by V... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 14:05 | From: www.adweek.com

    YouTube Updates Efforts To Keep People Under 18 From Viewing Inappropriate Content

    YouTube provided an update on steps it is taking to prevent viewers under 18 from seeing inappropriate content. The Google-owned video site said n a blog post Tuesday that it already encourages users and creators to age-restrict their own content when appropriate, and its trust and safety team appli... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 13:52 | From: www.adweek.com

    Prime Day Has An Unofficial Date, Which Would Kick Off The Earliest Holiday Shopping Season Ever

    We may finally have a start date for Amazon Prime Day 2020: Tuesday, Oct. 13. That's according to CNET, which cited "four people with knowledge of Amazon's plans." CNET also linked to a Reddit thread on Reddit from the Amazon fulfillment center community in which users discussed why there was a vaca... Read more

  • Posted: September 22 2020 @ 13:45 | From: www.adweek.com

    A Shuttered New York City Bar And Its Resilient Owner Star In This Moving Facebook Ad

    It's estimated that roughly one-third of New York City's small businesses may never reopen, according to data from the Partnership for New York City. One such business is Coogan's, a beloved 35-year-old Irish pub in Manhattan's Washington Heights known for its eclectic clientele. Coogan's owners off... Read more