• An analyst shared an embarrassing piece of ad industry gossip about Facebook, and it's another sign the firm's no longer an untouchable rocket ship of growth

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Respected media analyst Liberum circulated a note saying Facebook's UK advertising revenue may have fallen for the first time ever in June.
    Liberum said it showed Facebook's woes might be catching up with the company, but it also posited that advertisers could have switched spend to TV during the World Cup.
    The gossip comes with caveats, but it's another signal that the social network is not an untouchable rocket ship of growth.
    An analyst has taken the unusual step of sharing some advertising industry gossip about Facebook - and it's probably the kind of thing the company would prefer to...
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  • California sees China impact, soft job growth but no sign of recession, say economists

    California sees China impact, soft job growth but no sign of recession, say economists

    5 days ago - By CNBC

    California's $2.7 trillion economy may face pain from the U.S.-China trade war and shows signs of slowing job growth but economists don't see a recession in the cards.
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