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While the sound can’t be heard by the human ear, nearby tablets and smartphones can detect it. When they do, browser cookies can now pair a single user to multiple devices and keep track of what TV commercials the person sees, how long the person watches the ads, and whether the person acts on the ads by doing a Web search or buying a product.

.. “and the ad industry wonders why we hate them” … (not my original quote – but definitely my sentiment – the words of Shawn King @ The Loop.

[ Source : Ars Technica – via The Loop ]

 

 

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Click through to see Jim’s take….

[ Source : Jim Dalrymple : The Loop ]

            .. ready and waiting to be found and sampled. As Jim says - 

This is about songwriting, not performing. Dig through the list. You may discover some new musical gems.

But what Jim didn’t point out is that every single section of the 100 has a link to Apple Music – such as this one to one of my favorite writes.


[ Source : Rolling Stone:
The 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time
via The Loop ]