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El Salvador removes BTC price feed from ...

The Salvadoran government has decided to prevent users of its Chivo digital wallet from playing the app’s price freeze feature to glean risk-free profits through arbitrage. On October 19, Chivo’s Twitter account announcement that wallet users will not be able to see the reference price provided for trades executed using the price freeze feature, which […]

Texas man convicted of hate crimes using...

Dallas resident Daniel Jenkins has been convicted of committing violent crimes using the Grindr dating app. Jenkins was sentenced to 280 months in federal prison. He is one of four defendants convicted of participating in a conspiracy to target users through Grindr. Dallas Jenkins pleaded guilty to multiple crimes Jenkins admitted to conspiring and targeting […]

Florida teachers slow down download of p...

Education officials in Florida are working to encourage employees at K-12 schools to download an app designed to reduce emergency response time in a school shooting. The app, called Alyssa’s Alert, provides a panic button designed to give 911 centers detailed location information in the event of a mass casualty incident at a school. It’s […]

Plum app secures $ 14 million as it cons...

The company hopes to raise a total of $ 24 million in funding to expand in Europe UK investment app Plum has raised $ 14 million as part of its Series A funding round, according to a press release shared on Friday. The platform, which has offices in London, Athens and Nicosia, said funds would […]

Global Legal Technology Applications Mar...

QY Reports released a new Global Legal Technology Applications Market The report provides information on the market size, share, trends, growth, cost structure, capacity, revenue, and forecast for 2028. This report also includes a complete and in-depth study of the Legal Tech App market with all its aspects influencing the growth of the market. This […]

Facebook bans developer who created app ...

Developer who created a browser extension that helps Facebook users spend less time on the site says he’s now been banned from the social media platform – but he’s “grateful” to the company for helping him reduce his own use. UK developer Louis Barclay launched the “Unfollow Everything” extension on the Google Chrome store in […]

The new Safe and the City app pilot proj...

Mobile phone app partners with South London authorities to tackle misogyny, harassment and gender-based violence against women and girls in the city. Safe and the City helps users plot a route home or location of their choice using map data on the area they need to travel through to get from A to B. A […]

Cash App, Venmo users get 1099-K for pay...

Social media users say anyone making annual transactions from cash apps over $ 600 will face new taxes. This is not true. Some social media users criticized the Biden administration, the Internal Revenue Service and the US Treasury, saying new taxes would be levied on those who use treasury apps to process transactions. Indeed, after […]

Dutch Watchdog Finds Apple’s App Store P

An Apple store, in Paris, July 15, 2020. GONZALO FUENTES / Reuters The Dutch competition authority has found that Apple’s rules requiring software developers to use its integrated payment system are anti-competitive and ordered it to make changes, four people familiar with the matter said in the latest regulatory setback for the iPhone maker. Apple’s […]