Facebook bans face mask ads to fight coronavirus price gouging

On Friday, Facebook introduced that it will additional try to restrict coronavirus-related chaos on its platform by banning commerce listings and ads for medical face masks. “We’re monitoring COVID19 carefully and can make obligatory updates to our insurance policies if we see individuals attempting to take advantage of this public …

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This Week in Apps: Google I/O canceled over coronavirus, App Store gets updated rules, TikTok’s owner launches Spotify rival

Welcome again to This Week in Apps, the Further Crunch collection that recaps the most recent OS information, the functions they help and the cash that flows by means of all of it. The app trade is as sizzling as ever, with a record 204 billion downloads in 2019 and $120 billion in …

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Startups Weekly: Remote-first SaaS products boom as workers stay home

Silicon Valley corporations had already been going remote-first when the coronavirus grew to become a worldwide pandemic. This implies there are many nice software program instruments already in the marketplace, which are seeing an enormous quantity of recent utilization now. And never simply Zoom. Alex Wilhelm checked in with HiveIO, Friday, FreeConferenceCall, Brandlive, Kentik, Bluescape, LogMeIn, …

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Stanford cancels classes in response to novel coronavirus outbreak

Following on the heels of a number of main cancellations of occasions the previous few days, together with the SXSW convention in Austin and the tech convention SaaStr, Stanford College, which is situated within the coronary heart of Silicon Valley in Palo Alto, California, introduced late Friday that the college would …

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