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Facebook launches dating service in Europe

Facebook launches dating service in Europe

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) said https:// on Wednesday it was launching its dating service in 32 European countries after the rollout was delayed earlier this year due to regulatory concerns. The social media company in February postponed…

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YouTube bans coronavirus vaccine misinformation

YouTube bans coronavirus vaccine misinformation

Alphabet Inc’s (O:GOOGL) YouTube said on Wednesday it would remove videos from YouTube containing misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines, expanding its current rules against falsehoods and conspiracy theories about the pandemic. The video platform said it…

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Chevron asks employees to delete WeChat after U.S. ban

Chevron asks employees to delete WeChat after U.S. ban

U.S. oil giant Chevron Corp (NYSE:CVX) has asked employees globally to delete Tencent Holdings (OTC:TCEHY) Ltd’s WeChat from their work phones, following the Trump administration’s executive order to ban the social media app, Bloomberg News reported on…

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India bans PUBG, Baidu and more than 100 apps linked to China

India bans PUBG, Baidu and more than 100 apps linked to China

A further 118 Chinese mobile apps have been banned by the Indian government, as tensions between the two countries continue to rise. Those on the list include several of Tencent’s products including the hit video…

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Facebook lifts block on pro-Biden ad, citing ‘enforcement error’

Facebook lifts block on pro-Biden ad, citing ‘enforcement error’

Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Monday it had erred in blocking a pro-Biden ad submitted by Democratic political action committee Priorities USA, after initially telling the group the video violated its policy against “sensational” content.FILE…

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U.S. firms in Shanghai say WeChat ban could hit competitiveness, revenue: survey

U.S. firms in Shanghai say WeChat ban could hit competitiveness, revenue: survey

U.S. companies based in the financial hub of Shanghai said Washington’s planned ban on Chinese messaging app WeChat could badly hit their competitiveness and revenue should it apply to U.S. firms and citizens in China,…

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BlueCity, owner of China’s biggest gay dating app, buys lesbian platform

BlueCity, owner of China’s biggest gay dating app, buys lesbian platform

BlueCity (O:BLCT), the owner of China’s biggest gay men dating app Blued, said on Wednesday it had bought a Chinese lesbian dating app LESDO, marking the first ever deal within the country’s LGBT market. Launched…

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Facebook says plans to challenge Thai government demand to block group critical of monarchy

Facebook says plans to challenge Thai government demand to block group critical of monarchy

Facebook (O:FB) said on Tuesday it was planning to legally challenge the Thai government after being “compelled” to block access within Thailand to a group with 1 million members that discusses the country’s king. The…

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Flawed Unemployment Stats Don’t Fool Wall Street, So Stock Market Rise Will Continue

Flawed Unemployment Stats Don’t Fool Wall Street, So Stock Market Rise Will Continue

Reality: Unemployment stats continue to improve Reported: Unemployment stats look terrible So, what happened? A flawed misinterpretation of the data – once again. The good facts, the bad analysis and the ugly headlines Let’s start…

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Chinese Designer’s 3D Printed Clothing Nominated for International Innovation Award 

Chinese Designer’s 3D Printed Clothing Nominated for International Innovation Award 

Typically held in London during the first weekend of June, this year’s Graduate Fashion Week (GFW) held by the Graduate Fashion Foundation had to be canceled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Instead, the charitable organization found a new…

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