Quartz

Quartz is the second most abundant mineral in the Earth's continental crust, after feldspar. It is made up of a continuous framework of SiO4 silicon–oxygen tetrahedra, with each oxygen being shared between two tetrahedra, giving an overall formula SiO2.There are many different varieties of quartz, several of which are semi-precious gemstones. Especially in Europe and the Middle East, varieties of quartz have been since antiquity the most commonly used minerals in the making of jewelry and hardstone carvings.
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  • Captivate Adds Content Partners in Push for a 360-Degree Ad Solution

    … Media is still fragmented, and as busy consumers become more and more media-averse, the industry is looking for new ways to reach them and new places to target them. Captivate announced Tuesday that 12 new content providers are joining the company’s digital place-based media network to take advantage of one of those new ways: on screens…

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  • Apple Reveals Best Games, Apps of 2016

    … apps, Snapchat and Facebook Messenger came in first and second, respectively. Finally, the top grossing app of 2016 was Machine Zone’s Game of War: Fire Age, followed by Pokemon Go in second. Overall, here are Apple’s selections for the top 10 games of 2016: Clash Royale Reigns Plants vs. Zombies: Heroes twofold inc. Riptide GP: Renegade FIFA…

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  • How The New York Times Took Native Advertising Global

    … as an editor, this was a fascinating project, and we won a few industry awards for it. So it was the perfect combination of a happy client, overperforming digital content, and an extremely cool project to work on. What other major publishers do you think do a good job creating native ads? And why do you think so? I think Quartz and The Atlantic have…

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  • Could Facebook Tip the Elections in the Final Countdown?

    … the idea of censorship to greater extremes, using sites like FriendsWhoLikeTrump.com to exclude this content by identifying and blocking friends, as the debate heats up. According to The Washington Post, BuzzFeed, Quartz and Mic have also published how-tos and tricks, helping users to unfollow news and cleansing their News Feeds of unfavorable content…

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  • Quartz Launches Text Message-Style News App on iPhone

    … called its’ most compelling Atlas chart of the moment.’ Quartz also supports Apple Watch. While free to download, Quartz may integrate advertising into the conversation as users read. For instance, Quartz announced Mini is the app’s launch sponsor, so users may be prompted to learn more about one of Mini’s vehicles at the end of a session with the app, as an example. Quartz is available to download for free on the iTunes App Store. …

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