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Facebook Ad Platform Buddy Media Links Up With WPP, Raises Another $5 Million

Buddy Media, which helps advertisers manage their presence on Facebook, has linked up with ad giant WPP: The ad holding company will hand over $5 million in cash to the start-up, and will make it a preferred vendor. WPP’s investment will get tacked on to a $23 million funding round Buddy Media announced earlier in the month.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work