Meta (Facebook) ordered to sell Giphy and here are the reasons


The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has given Facebook, recently rebranded to Meta, a mandate to sell Giphy following investigations carried out by the CMA. Last year, Facebook acquired GIF company Giphy, after which the tech giant “terminated Giphy’s advertising services at the time of the merger, removing an important source of potential competition.” According …

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7-Eleven to make deliveries with self-driving cars in Google’s hometown

7-Eleven just got more convenient for some California snackers. Residents of Mountain View, California (where Google is based) can order 7-Eleven goodies that will arrive in autonomous vehicles from robotics company Nuro. To start, orders will arrive in Nuro’s modified Toyota Priuses with a safety driver up front. Eventually, 7-Eleven plans to use Nuro’s autonomous …

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‘Mario Party Superstars’ is still on sale after Cyber Monday

Deal pricing and availability subject to change after time of publication. LET’S A-GO: Amazon’s Cyber Weekend deal on Mario Party Superstars was still available at the time of writing. Order a physical copy for $54.99 (normally $59.99) and you’ll get it in time for Christmas. What are the holidays without a little friendly competition between …

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Data Protection is constitutional in Nigeria, Pantami tells Global Technology Ministers

Pantami at Future tech Forum

Professor Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), Nigeria’s minister of Communications and Digital Economy today, 30th November 2021, informed the forum of Ministers attending the Future Tech Forum in London, that the protection of citizens data in the country is not just a secondary legislation but a constitutional requirement. The Minister who addressed his global counterparts at …

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