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Friday Odds and Ends

-Jack Black stars as Gulliver in new Orange ad (above). link

-Starbucks readies Pumpkin Spice Latte. Guess it’s that time of year. link

-Dennis Crowley is readying Foursquare 2.0. link

-Microsoft’s Phone 7: Low hopes. link

-Meanwhile, the mega-brand’s co-founder Paul Allen is suing Apple and Google for patent infringement. link

-Political technology company Aristotle says their peace about the 2010 midterm elections. link

-Autotrader.com aims to his “Heart & Mind” with new campaign. link

-End of an overpriced era: Blockbuster to file for banruptcy in September. link

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