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U.S. TV networks prepare to deliver results of an unprecedented election

12:28am GMT

U.S. television news networks kicked off coverage of an election night like no other, as a divided nation chooses the next president amid a global pandemic, with more voters casting their ballots early and by mail than ever before.

Twitter warns U.S. election could affect ad sales, shares drop 16%

29 Oct 2020

Twitter Inc on Thursday added fewer users than Wall Street had expected and said a rise in expenses would accelerate in the fourth quarter, sending its shares tumbling 16%.

Twitter beats revenue expectations but misses on user growth

29 Oct 2020

Oct 29 Twitter Inc on Thursday widely beat analyst expectations for quarterly revenue as ad sales rose with the return of sports and other events, but it added fewer users than Wall Street had expected.

Are U.S. election stories bad for business? How publishers are fighting ad keyword 'block lists'

27 Oct 2020

In the days leading up to what is expected to be a chaotic U.S. presidential election, publishers are using new software tools to analyze their news coverage in order to make advertisers more comfortable with placing ads on stories that could be deemed too controversial.

Are U.S. election stories bad for business? How publishers are fighting ad keyword 'block lists'

27 Oct 2020

In the days leading up to what is expected to be a chaotic U.S. presidential election, publishers are using new software tools to analyze their news coverage in order to make advertisers more comfortable with placing ads on stories that could be deemed too controversial.

Are U.S. election stories bad for business? How publishers are fighting ad keyword 'block lists'

27 Oct 2020

Oct 27 In the days leading up to what is expected to be a chaotic U.S. presidential election, publishers are using new software tools to analyze their news coverage in order to make advertisers more comfortable with placing ads on stories that could be deemed too controversial.

AT&T takes pandemic hit, but surpasses revenue expectations

22 Oct 2020

AT&T Inc on Thursday reported the coronavirus pandemic had taken a heavy toll on its media business, but quarterly results were offset by more new phone subscribers than expected, which executives credited to the improved quality of its wireless network.

AT&T takes pandemic hit, but surpasses revenue expectations

22 Oct 2020

Oct 22 AT&T Inc on Thursday reported the coronavirus pandemic had taken a heavy toll on its media business, but quarterly results were offset by stronger than expected gains in new phone subscribers lifted by offers for its HBO Max streaming service for free on certain phone plans.

Snap shares jump as user growth, revenue beat estimates

21 Oct 2020

Shares of Snap Inc rallied 23% on Tuesday after the Snapchat messaging app owner beat user growth and revenue forecasts as more people signed up to chat with friends and family during the coronavirus pandemic. | Video

Snap beats analyst estimates for user growth, revenue

20 Oct 2020

Oct 20 Snap Inc, owner of the single-view messaging app Snapchat, on Tuesday beat Wall Street's third-quarter forecasts for user growth and revenue as more people signed up to chat with friends and family during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Trump leads Biden in must-win Florida, race close in other battlegrounds

福利网站President Donald Trump was leading Democratic rival Joe Biden in the vital battleground state of Florida on Tuesday, while other competitive swing states that will help decide the election, including North Carolina, remained up in the air.

U.S. Election Day unfolds smoothly, so far defying fears of disruption

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