Facebook is joining Epic Games and a growing chorus of other developers in critiquing Apple’s 30% cut of transactions that pass through its App Store. The social network said Friday that it asked Apple to waive its fee for a new feature that lets Facebook pages host paid, virtual events like yoga and cooking classes while business shift to online events due to the global pandemic. Apple...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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