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France whacks Google and Facebook with $210m in fines

France’s data privacy and protection body has slapped Facebook with a €60m fine and Google with a €150m penalty following misdemeanours around internet cookies.

Starling pulls advertising on Facebook and Instagram for fraud concerns

Starling Bank has pulled all of its paid advertising on Facebook and Instagram due to concerns regarding fraudsters on the platforms.

Bill-splitting feature to be piloted on Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger is set to test Split Payments, a feature that will let users to share the cost of bills and expenses from within a Messenger group chat.

Meta consolidates financial services under Novi brand

As part of Facebook’s rebrand to Meta, it has also changed the name of its FinTech services from Facebook Financial to Novi.

Facebook tests Venmo-like QR codes for p2p payments in US

Facebook users might soon be able to pay other users through the app as the social media giant has begun testing Venmo-like QR codes to facilitate peer-to-peer payments.

Mastercard and Visa pull out of Pornhub after abuse allegations

Visa and Mastercard have cut ties with Pornhub after both payment providers investigated allegations of child sexual abuse.

Libra changes name to Diem as it is gearing up for...

The Libra Association has changed its name to the Diem Association to reinforce "its organisational independence" as the cryptocurrency could launch as early as January.

Libra could launch as early as January

The Facebook-led Libra Association is reportedly gearing up to launch its cryptocurrency at the start of 2021.

Marqeta to serve as Uber’s card issuing partner

Uber has taken another step into the FinTech space by entering into a card-issuing partnership with Marqeta.

WhatsApp given the green light to operate as a payment service...

Indian regulators has given WhatsApp a thumbs up, allowing the Facebook-owned app to operate as a payment service in the country.

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