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EBay is dumping PayPal for a Dutch rival

WT24 Desk EBay and PayPal’s divorce just got messier, CNN reports. EBay(EBAY), one of the world’s biggest online marketplaces, announced Wednesday that it’s dropping PayPal as its main partner for processing payments in favor of Dutch company Adyen.  The news ...

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‘Section 32 more dangerous than 57’

WT24 Desk Several sections of the proposed Digital Security Act have been strongly criticised as means of muzzling freedom of speech, Agencies report. Section 32 of the newly drafted act will particularly stand in the way of independent and investigative ...

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Facebook ‘no place’ for young children

WT24 Desk More than 100 child health experts are urging Facebook to withdraw an app aimed at under-13s, BBC reports. In an open letter to Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg, they call Messenger Kids an “irresponsible” attempt to encourage young children ...

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80m people use the internet in Bangladesh

WT24 Desk Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has announced that the number of active mobile phone subscribers in the country has surpassed 140.51 million, reports UNB. The number of internet users has reached 80.04 million in the country, according to ...

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