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Curated the: November 21, 2022
Following the 6th of January 2021 capitol attack, Twitter banned then-US president D. Trump from the platform. On Friday, new Twitter owner E. Musk posted a poll asking whether the ban should be lifted. And it did.
Curated the: November 7, 2022

After Laying off Half of Its Staff, Twitter Might Be Asking Some Employees to Come Back

After last week’s mass layoff of about 3,700 people, Twitter is now asking some of these employees to come back. According to sources, some of them were laid off by mistake while others had critical roles.
Curated the: October 24, 2022

YouTube Premium's Family Plan Gets a Price Hike in Several Countries

Inflation is indeed everywhere. And it looks like that YoutTube Premium is no exception. Starting November the 21st, Premium subscription plans will significantly increase across many countries across the globe.
Curated the: September 26, 2022

Instagram Stories Under 60 Seconds Are No Longer Broken up Into Clips

“Now, you’ll be able to play and create Stories continuously for up to 60 seconds, instead of being automatically cut into 15-second clips.”, a Meta spokesperson told TechCrunch through an email discussion.
Curated the: September 19, 2022

Adobe Snaps up Figma for $20B

Last Thursday, Adobe announced that it would acquire Figma for $20 billion. The acquisition is coming in the form of a deal that is half cash and half stock, according to Adobe.
Curated the: September 12, 2022

Elon Musk's Third Termination Notice to Twitter Is About Mudge's Severance

Elon Musk’s lawyers sent a termination notice to end Twitter’s acquisition, for the third time. Musk’s team is using a number of arguments, from the number of fake accounts to Twitter’s privacy and security issues.
Curated the: July 25, 2022

Seedstars Launches Second Fund to Invest in 100 Startups in Emerging Markets

Seedstars has already invested in more than 80 companies in over 30 countries. Now, it’s looking to invest in 100 more pre-seed and seed-stage startups, with the fund expected to total $30 million.
Curated the: July 18, 2022

India’s Central Bank Wants to Ban Cryptocurrencies, Government Says

The future of crypto in the world’s second-largest internet market is uncertain. India’s central bank has expressed concerns about the destabilizing effect of cryptocurrencies on the stability of a country.
Curated the: July 11, 2022

Leaked Uber Files Reveal History of Lawbreaking, Lobbying and Exploiting Violence Against Drivers

The Uber Files, a leak of more than 124,000 documents, show a company that has broken laws, avoided justice, lobbied governments, and exploited violence against drivers to boost business, among other things.

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