With consumers influenced by celebrity/blogger posts to buy particular products, the UK’s Competition & Markets Authority is cracking down on influencers who don’t own up clearly to whether they were paid to post.
Google disclosed on Tuesday that it spent a company-record $21.2 million on lobbying the United States government in 2018, as the search engine operator fights wide-ranging scrutiny into its practices.
Epic Rights, a boutique merchandise and branding company with retail licensing partners including 21 Savage, Britney Spears, and the Jimmy Hendrix brand Authentic Hendrix, has been acquired by Bravado.
EU efforts to reform copyright rules hit a roadblock on Monday as a meeting of lawmakers and officials was called off, prompting criticism of Google after it and other tech giants lobbied against the changes.
U.S. regulators have met to discuss imposing a fine against Facebook for violating a legally binding agreement with the government to protect the privacy of personal data, the Washington Post reported on Friday.
Chief Financial Officer Tim Stone will be leaving Snap Inc less than a year after taking the job, the company said on Tuesday, the latest in a string of executive departures from Snap over the past year.
A new Instagram project is aiming to change the public perception of the homely skills of elderly Russian women by promoting "granny chic" and help the women sell their knitted mittens, socks and other items online.