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This was a movement we launched through broad public media-awareness campaigns and advocacy, and it gained credence with technology designers, concerned parents, and students.Big Tech’s attention economy can be reformed. Here’s how.|Gideon Lichfield|January 10, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Certainly, Brent Leary, lead analyst at CRM Essentials sees Taylor gaining increasing responsibility as time goes along, giving credence to the idea.Salesforce has built a deep bench of executive talent via acquisition|Ron Miller|December 31, 2020|TechCrunch
The question is whether it’s substantial enough to launch an effort that gives credence to suspicions that it actually mattered — or could matter.‘These are not crazy people’: GOP defends its voter-fraud push, ignoring obvious perils|Aaron Blake|December 16, 2020|Washington Post
Media analyst Matthew Ball made the comparison back in March and the latest record-breaking event on Fortnite gives credence to that.‘The audience is the commissioner’: Decoding the Fortnite effect for marketers|Seb Joseph|December 7, 2020|Digiday
The study presents another finding that lends credence to these scenarios.
Oleksiy Kosarev, leader of a local anti-corruption organization, lent some credence to this conception.
This seemed to give credence to long-held suspicions that there is much less of a gender pay gap than a mommy gap.
Valente lends some credence to the description of the Ndrangheta being the most powerful organized crime group in the world.
Well, I am the person who gives credence to their bragging that we are a band that is “hard listening.”
An emergency government announcement appeared to give credence to the story.When Mars Attacked 75 Years Ago—And Everyone Believed It|Marc Wortman|October 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Gryce surveyed the young man with admiration, but was not yet disposed to yield him entire credence.The Circular Study|Anna Katharine Green
He heard the bishop's words regarding the King's intention, yet hesitated to give them credence.
A credence in ghosts is profound in Japan, and it resembles, in every respect, that which has been so long current in Europe.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
The only witnesses against her were Janet and Elizabeth Device, neither of whom was worthy of credence.Witch, Warlock, and Magician|William Henry Davenport Adams
Feeling thus, they still placed some credence in any rumors that came.Four Years in Rebel Capitals|T. C. DeLeon