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Cryptocurrency exchange

Radar Relay Raises $10 million for its Decentralized Exchange

The new cryptocurrency startup Radar Relay is leveraging the 0x protocol to boost their business and the standings of decentralized cryptocurrency platforms. Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology offer alternatives to the more entrenched systems of centralized exchanges...
WhatsApp Puts Limit to Message Forwarding to Stop Spread of Fake News

WhatsApp Steps up Efforts to Stop Fake News

On Thursday, WhatsApp announced that it will be curtailing its message forwarding feature in a bid to prevent the spread of fake news in its platform. Following a series of violent events in India that...
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Facebook Releases its own “Funded News” This Monday

Facebook is taking a gamble on a new "funded news" section on their platform. Will this allow them to compete with other online media outlets like YouTube? In an effort to curb some of the...
Facebook to Acquire Bloomsbury AI to Fight Fake News

Facebook to Acquire Bloomsbury AI to Fight Fake News

Facebook is strengthening its efforts to fight fake news by buying the startup Bloomsbury AI. According to a report from TechCrunch, Facebook is all set to expand its influence in the United Kingdom by buying...
How to Leverage Happy Customers to Promote your Brand

How to Leverage Happy Customers to Promote your Brand

Promoting your brand is not limited to paid advertisements. Believe it or not, one of the best ways to gain brand recognition is by leveraging happy customers. Marketers these days are all busy creating content marketing campaigns...

Forward-thinking Apple Attacks Facebook’s Web-tracking Empire

Earlier this month, Apple indicated that they would no longer support Facebook and the company's web-tracking practices via the Safari browser. They also disallowed Facebook and Twitter authentication on the newest Apple OS, Mojave. At...
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Goodbye Yahoo Messenger, Hello “Squirrel”and Alternatives

This article details recent news about Oath shutting down Yahoo Messenger in July. It recounts Yahoo Messenger's history and details news of its successor app "Squirrel" while outlining messaging app alternatives such as Slack...
New Facebook bug Set the Posts of its 14 Million Users to Public

New Facebook bug Made Posts of 14 Million Users Public

A new Facebook bug has reportedly set the sharing settings of millions of users to 'public.' On Thursday, Facebook has asked its 14 million users to check the posts they made from May 18 to...
Facebook Admits Data-Sharing Agreement with Chinese Device Manufacturers

Facebook Admits Data-Sharing With Chinese Device Manufacturers

Facebook is again facing more scrutiny after it was revealed that the company entered into a data-sharing agreement with four prominent Chinese device manufacturers. According to reports, Facebook allegedly has a data-sharing agreement with four...
Microsoft Just Acquired an AI Startup to Make its Bots Sound Lifelike

Google News to get Artificial Intelligence Upgrade

Google is reportedly working on using artificial intelligence as part of the company’s effort to stop news disinformation. Earlier this month, Google’s Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai unveiled the new and improved Google News. According...