Mastodon, a microblogging site that became popular as an alternative to Twitter after Elon Musk’s takeover in late October, has rejected more than five investment offers from Silicon Valley venture capital firms in recent months, its founder and CEO Eugen Rochko told the Financial Times . Rochko, who is a German software developer, said those investors offered to invest “hundreds of thousands...
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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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