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Reddit Will Buy Dubsmash

Social network platform Reddit announced on Sunday that it would buy short-video platform Dubsmash, becoming the latest firm to expand in a space dominated...

Spanish Government Will Invest $550 Million in Artificial Intelligence Tech

The Spanish government said it is planning to invest $550 million into a new Artificial Intelligence strategy in an effort to transform Spain’s infrastructure...

Spanish Government Will Invest $3 Billion on 5G and Broadband by 2025

The Spanish government announced on Tuesday morning it will invest $3 billion in deploying next-generation 5G telecommunications technology and extending broadband coverage by the...

Facing Anti-Trust Pressure Apple will Lower App Store Fees

Tech giant Apple announced on Wednesday morning that it will start a program to lower its App Store commissions for software developers who make...

Twitter Names Hacker “Mudge” as new Head of Security

Social media juggernaut Twitter appointed on Monday afternoon hacker Peiter Zatko, known by his hacker handle Mudge, to the new position of head of...

Treasury Department Grants ByteDance 15-Day Extension on Order to Divest TikTok

The US Treasury Department granted ByteDance a 15-day extension of a divestiture order that had directed the Chinese firm to sell its short video-sharing...

ICO Fines Ticketmaster for Failing Secure Customer’s Personal Data

The UK's Information Commissioner’s Office fined Ticketmaster UK Limited $1.6 million on Friday afternoon for failing to secure its customer’s personal data. The UK's...

Italian Watchdog Opens Antitrust Investigation Into Google

The Italian antitrust authority announced on Thursday morning it had opened an investigation against Google for alleged abuse of its dominant position in the...

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