The CMA concluded that Facebook’s acquisition of Giphy would reduce competition between social media platforms and that the deal has already removed Giphy as a potential challenger in the display advertising market.
TikTok this month launched apps on Amazon Fire TV, Google TV, and in other Android TV™ OS devices, LG Smart TVs, and Samsung Smart TVs.
Facebook (now Meta) announced this month that it will remove Detailed Targetings, starting in January 19, 2022.
Pinterest TV is a live video from Pinterest creators, with deals and discounts. Pinterest TV recordings are available after airing.
TikTok this month clarified how it is restricting accounts under age 16. These accounts are set to private by default.
Facebook this week introduced ads in the Instagram Shop tab, globally. The ads appear as tiles on the Instagram Shop tab home page.
Yelp yesterday updated its logo and app icons on iOS. The update will rollout in Android devices later this week.
The Dutch Data Protection Authority (DPA) fined TikTok last month, over English-only privacy terms. The imposed fine was 750,000 euros. TikTok lodged an objection.
TikTok this month revealed the back to school hashtags for back to school marketing campaigns.
Pinterest this week announced a revenue growth of 125% year over year to $613 million, but the global Monthly Active Users (MAUs) grew 9% year over year to 454 million, but that meant a decline of 5% in MAUs versus the previous quarter.