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Tuesday Morning Stir

-Matomy Media Group, which just acquired MediaWhiz, has merged the performance marketing agency into its global operations. As a result, Matomy acquired MediaWhiz in January 2013. As a result, Matomy will now house 400 employees worldwide in eight offices ranging from New York to Mexico City to Tel Aviv. The new operation will offer eight global performance marketing services including affiliate marketing, display, email, mobile, video, virtual currency, social and search/SEO.

-BBDO topped the U.S. agency list in the Directory Big Won rankings and scored #2 overall behind Ogilvy. link

-Thanks in large part to the antics of John McAfee, Intel will rebrand the security brand as Intel Security. link

-Bi-coastal shop North 6th Agency has offered its list of the six most influential industry-related stories of 2013. link

-FYI, deadline is set at Jan. 31 for entry into the Facebook Studio Awards. link

-If you feel like remixing Avicii tunes into video, fourclops has created an interactive mashup experience called TrueTube (one example above). link

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