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Platforms like Facebook and other businesses whose revenue will take a hit from lost ad dollars have reacted with anger and dismay, while the opt-out means that marketers will have a tougher time targeting consumers efficiently.
DEEP DIVE: HOW THE SUMMER OF 2020 FORCED BRAND MARKETING TO CHANGE FOR THE BETTERJIM COOPERSEPTEMBER 14, 2020DIGIDAY
It is only in the chapter on the Many-Worlds Interpretation that he voices his dismay.
YOUR GUIDE TO THE MANY MEANINGS OF QUANTUM MECHANICS - FACTS SO ROMANTICSABINE HOSSENFELDERSEPTEMBER 3, 2020NAUTILUS
The further you get from Wall Street, the deeper the dismay about the state of the economy.
CAN THE DOW’S BIG TECH MAKEOVER FINALLY PUSH THE BLUE CHIP INDEX ABOVE 30,000?BERNHARD WARNERAUGUST 25, 2020FORTUNE
Canadian author Margaret Atwood’s classic 2003 novel Oryx and Crake refers to a time when “there was a lot of dismay out there, and not enough ambulances”—a prediction of our current predicament.
SCIENCE FICTION EXPLORES THE INTERCONNECTEDNESS REVEALED BY THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMICMAYURIKA CHAKRAVORTYAUGUST 9, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
To the dismay of many public health experts, that remains a question up for debate in the United States even as the coronavirus pandemic rages on.
WHY SCIENTISTS SAY WEARING MASKS SHOULDN’T BE CONTROVERSIALTINA HESMAN SAEYJUNE 26, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Liszt looked at it, and to her fright and dismay cried out in a fit of impatience, "No, I won't hear it!"
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
From mere regrets he was passing now, through dismay, into utter repentance of his promise.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
But even such reproof may be carried too far as on one occasion I found to my dismay.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
He gave so violent a start, his face expressed so much of apprehension and dismay, that I stared at him blankly.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
Eyes exchanged quick, anxious glances, questioning, expressive of dismay.
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