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One of the world’s most popular YouTubers announced he’s dating an Australian influencer. What happened next shows how relationships can be big business for content creators.

Since YouTuber Ethan Dolan (of the Dolan Twins) announced he was dating Kristina Alice, the Australian influencer’s Instagram following has skyrocketed. Online creators use relationships to reach new audiences, create new and different content, and even to provide professional assistance with their work. But not every creator can or will […]
One of the world’s most popular YouTubers announced he’s dating an Australian influencer. What happened next shows how relationships can be big business for content creators.
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The 20 most influential movies of all time

Box office numbers aren’t the only thing that are indicators of a movie’s success. A study from the University of Turin analysed the way movies have performed on IMDB. The study focused on whether or not they have been influential for other movies or culture. Although box-office numbers are certainly […]
The 20 most influential movies of all time
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The gifts that buy political access in Australia

A Grattan Institute study into lobbying and influence in politics recommends a cleaner and fairer system in Australia. Federal MPs should be stopped from taking lucrative lobbying roles when leaving parliament. And political advertising spending should be capped to reduce the reliance by political parties parties on a few big […]
The gifts that buy political access in Australia
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CIA Director Mike Pompeo failed to disclose business link to China

CIA Director Mike Pompeo failed to disclose links to a company owned by the Chinese government during his 2017 confirmation. The CIA defended Pompeo’s omission saying, “He would have no reason to know details on the layers of companies” that worked with a business he ran in Kansas. But in […]
CIA Director Mike Pompeo failed to disclose business link to China