Tag: wider angles
UK’s competition regulator tells Meta to sell Giphy
Thanks to its in-progress investigation of Sony Music's AWAL acquisition and its upcoming market study of the music business, the CMA is firmly on the music industry's radar.
December 1, 2021
Latest Apple AR headset rumour tips late-2022 release date
Apple hardware rumours are the gift that keeps on giving, at least to tech news websites' traffic figures, most recently the Apple AR and/or VR headset.
November 26, 2021
SoundHound to go public with $2.1bn valuation via SPAC merger
It's expected to happen in the first quarter of 2022, at which the company will be listed on the Nasdaq exchange as SoundHound AI.
November 22, 2021
Meta may have sold more than 10m Oculus Quest 2 VR headsets
Meta launched its Oculus Quest 2 virtual reality headset in October 2020, in the days when the company was still Facebook.
November 17, 2021
Why 4am might be the best time to try to go viral on TikTok
Culture site Mic has an interview with the CEO of social agency VRTCL, Griffin Haddrill, and one part stood out to us as worth thinking about.
November 12, 2021
Facebook reveals its latest plans for creator subscriptions
Facebook is very keen on helping 'creators' make money on its platform, and it's even keener on doing that while blowing a giant raspberry at Apple's 30% cut of iOS in-app purchases.
November 4, 2021
Roblox hit by three-day outage (but it wasn’t Chipotle’s fault)
If your nearest tween or teen has been grumpier than usual in recent days... Roblox being down for nearly three days could be a factor.
November 1, 2021
Apple and Amazon publish their latest quarterly financials
Apple and Amazon are the latest tech companies to post their financial results for Q3 2021, and while both are still serious moneymakers both narrowly missed their forecasts for the quarter.
October 29, 2021
Facebook reveals its new corporate umbrella brand: Meta
Facebook the company has made its move to separate its brand from Facebook the social network – a move akin to Google's past decision to rebrand its corporation as Alphabet.
October 29, 2021
Embattled Facebook to make young adults its new ‘North Star’
What a month Facebook is having, in a bad way, as a range of news organisations get stuck in to a treasure trove of leaked documents showing its inner workings.
October 26, 2021
Douyin app to tackle binge-viewing with five-second breaks
Douyin has announced plans to break that rhythm deliberately, to keep on the right side of an increasingly stern-on-digital-bingeing government.
October 25, 2021