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Twitter makes another play for TV ad money, with "TV ad targeting". The key is not to blindly apply the strategies that have been made famous through popular books and movies. TaskRabbit says it will have lower fees and much more transparency than a traditional temp agency. Yahoo said it had bought PlayScale, a small gaming infrastructure startup for cross-platform gaming. Yahoo has been on a bit of a tear in buying up small companies for low prices, to strengthen its talent and expertise in a wide variety of arenas, including mobile, productivity and gaming. The Isle of Man is the headquarters for PokerStars, the largest online poker company in the world by a wide margin. Mailbox, the iPhone email app that some folks really love and Dropbox loves so much it paid many millions for, is now available for the iPad. SoftBank Corp. is readying a plan to allow the U.S. government an unusual level of influence over the operations of Sprint Nextel Corp. "Just because you heard it yesterday in a Senate committee doesn’t mean ... it’s factually correct. Square, the digital payments company, is launching in Japan, the company announced on Thursday. Japanese merchants can get a Square Reader for free and start accepting payments with it for 3. Journalistic integrity boils down to the individual, and if someone’s willing to be corrupted, it’s probably not just the possibility of a job in the industry that’s a problem.