Archive

Category Archives for "Technology"

Sources: DuckDuckGo failed to win Google’s Q4 auction for placement on Android’s default search engine choice screen in big EU countries (Sam Schechner/Wall Street Journal)

Sam Schechner / Wall Street Journal: Sources: DuckDuckGo failed to win Google’s Q4 auction for placement on Android’s default search engine choice screen in big EU countries — DuckDuckGo is among search engines that lost most auctions to appear in system Google built to comply with a 2018 EU antitrust decision Source link

Continue reading

Uber wins license battle in London, one of its biggest markets

Uber has won its battle to continue operating in London, one of its biggest markets globally, after a judge found that the company had sufficiently addressed safety concerns over driver verification. The news comes after a three-year battle with Transport for London (TfL), the government body responsible for transport in the U.K. capital, that started […]

Continue reading

Philippines payment processing startup PayMongo lands $12 million Series A led by Stripe – TechCrunch

Stripe has led a $12 million Series A round in Manila-based online payment platform PayMongo, the startup announced today. PayMongo, which offers an online payments API for businesses in the Philippines, was the first Filipino-owned financial tech startup to take part in Y Combinator’s accelerator program. Y Combinator and Global Founders Capital, another previous investor, […]

Continue reading

Federal judge grants a preliminary injunction against a Trump administration order that would have banned TikTok from US app stores (New York Times)

New York Times: Federal judge grants a preliminary injunction against a Trump administration order that would have banned TikTok from US app stores — The government said a ban would address its national security concerns. But lawyers for its owner said a ban would be “no different from the government locking the doors to a […]

Continue reading