Digital

PayPal faces $27.3 mn penalty for ambiguous contract clauses

UOKiK, Poland’s antitrust and consumer protection watchdog, has imposed a fine of 106.6 million zlotys ($27.3 million) on PayPal for failing to spell out...

PayPal makes money from unfair contract terms in Australia?

Australia’s federal court has said that PayPal has included an unfair term in its standard contracts with small business customers, according to a statement...

Koo to stop operations following unsuccessful fund raising

Koo, an Indian micro-blogging platform positioned as a competitor to X (formerly Twitter), has announced the discontinuation of its services to the public after...

Venmo outage disrupts digital payment

Venmo, a widely-used digital payment platform, has experienced a global outage, leaving thousands of users unable to complete transactions. According to DownDetector, a site...

Industrial Metaverse Gains Momentum Across Industries, Reveals GlobalData

The industrial metaverse is rapidly becoming a focal point for businesses aiming to optimize processes, enhance efficiency, lower costs, and promote sustainability. This growing...

Microsoft’s LinkedIn Halts Sensitive Data Tool in Response to EU Regulations

LinkedIn, owned by Microsoft, has discontinued a tool that enabled the use of sensitive personal data for targeted advertising, complying with new European Union...

Meta Launches AI-Driven Ad Targeting for WhatsApp

Meta Platforms has unveiled its first AI-driven ad targeting program for businesses on WhatsApp, aiming to generate revenue from the widely-used chat service. Meta Platforms...

Google Acquires Cameyo to Enhance Virtual Desktop Infrastructure on ChromeOS

Google has acquired Cameyo, a company known for its virtualization tools that enable Windows applications to run on ChromeOS devices. The financial terms of the...