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What is Monkeypox?

What is Monkeypox?

Still curious? Check the bottom for a TL;DR from TikTok

Digital Marketing Strategies Conference

Digital Marketing Strategies Conference

Did you go to DMSC? What was your favorite part?

US Auto Around the Horn

US Auto Around the Horn

US Automotive News From May 25

A 100 Year Battery?

A 100 Year Battery?

This would increase the lifespan, and resell friendly timeline, of EVs by 5-10x. It could also lead to a real “buy it for life” situation…

Classic Nickelodeon Shows Coming To Netflix

Classic Nickelodeon Shows Coming To Netflix

90s kids have kids now, they’ll say “I just want to show you this show I liked growing up,” but we know the truth. We know.

Google To Enforce Advertisement Accuracy With More Scrutiny

Google To Enforce Advertisement Accuracy With More Scrutiny

What are the chances Google’s algorithm will differentiate lies, from mistakes, typos, and estimations when it starts handing out strikes?

US Vehicles Hit Record Age

US Vehicles Hit Record Age

OEMs be like — “Ok, but have you heard about my 2030 plan??”

Mercedes Moves Toward European Direct Sales

Mercedes Moves Toward European Direct Sales

It is kinda hard to read they have no changes planned in the US without mentally adding a “yet.”

What is Wi-Fi 7?

What is Wi-Fi 7?

Finally, Wi-Fi fast enough to buy snacks in the metaverse you can actually taste!

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Paul J Daly created the Automotive State of the Union in response to the chaos and fear of the COVID shutdown in early 2020 with the founding belief that “When Dealers Band Together, No Crisis Can Win.” In 2019, he released “The Automotive Manifesto: How Brand Connection Can Save Retail Automotive” which received high praises from leaders inside and outside the industry.

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