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Meta is exploring the possibility of launching digital currency

Meta is exploring the possibility of launching digital currency

Even though the first initiative to launch a cryptocurrency failed, Meta still seems to have not given up on implementing a digital currency on its respective platforms. According to sources in the Financial Times (via Engadget), Meta is currently “exploring” the possibility of developing a

Facebook funded campaign to ban TikTok

Facebook funded campaign to ban TikTok

The company responsible for Facebook, Meta, paid a consulting company linked to the Republican Party to create a campaign against some of its rivals – namely TikTok. The news was advanced by The Washington Post and points out that the consulting company will have ‘planted’

Russia announced that will partially block Facebook

Russia announced that will partially block Facebook

Russia’s telecoms regulator Roskomnadzor announced this Friday that it would limit access to all apps in the Meta group, which includes Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp. Cited by Reuters, the regulator said the decision is a response to what it considers to be “censorship” by Facebook.

Tech giants profited 56% more in 2021, driven by pandemic

Tech giants profited 56% more in 2021, driven by pandemic

According to data compiled by the Efe agency, Amazon, Meta (which controls Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp), Alphabet (which controls Google), Apple and Microsoft achieved a profit of $320 billion in 2021. This figure represents an increase of 55.6% in relation to the $205 billion in

Instagram is actively exploring NFT integration, says CEO

Instagram is actively exploring NFT integration, says CEO

Instagram, the social media platform owned by Meta (formerly Facebook), is actively exploring the integration of non-fungible tokens (NFTs). That’s what company CEO Adam Mosseri said during an Instagram question-and-answer session over the weekend. According to the executive, Instagram is studying ways to make NFTs