Football meets music, Visa meets crypto, and movies meet video games. All in less than 12 minutes.

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⚽ 'Three little birds' are now singin' sweet songs on players' jerseys

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Ajax website crashes with Bob Marley inspiring third kit
The love story between Ajax fans and the Jamaican singer, who believed “Football is Freedom!” started in 2008. After a friendly match against Cardiff, the Dutch fans were asked to remain in the stands and the stadium DJ played 'Three Little Birds'. They instantly embraced the song as their own and…
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💳 Visa buys NFT as bitcoin tops $50,000, hitting a more than 3-month high

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Crypto: Visa buys a CryptoPunk, Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey is mining bitcoin
Visa bought a CryptoPunk NFT for $150,000 in ether, believing NFTs mark a new chapter for digital commerce…
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🎮 12 Minutes: is it really like playing a video game directed by Stanley Kubric?

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12 Minutes: launching the most talked about time loop interactive game thriller
Bored on a hot summer day? Do try to help this man stuck in a time loop with a mystery that you slowly need to unravel by making different choices in each loop. “Twelve Minutes” is set to be released on August 19th, available for PC via Steam and the Windows Store, and on Microsoft Xbox Series X/S and Xbox One…
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🏠 Brands have become part of the emergency evacuation efforts

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Brands help Afghan refugees: Airbnb offers free accommodation, plus airlines, retailers, telcos
Hosts who shelter Afghan refugees will be reimbursed by Airbnb, aiming to help house up to 20,000. Airbnb’s charitable arm will work with hosts willing to offer spaces, but has yet to say where or for how long…
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🇵🇹 The latest and most creative political campaigns

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*updated* Political marketing: locals bet on awareness and you don't want to miss it
Portugal is going to elections on September 26th for 308 municipalities and 3.092 civil parishes, which means remembering the rich geographic naming all around the country, and thousands of local candidates, some of them with memorable campaigns: United or not so much…
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