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Twitter Introduces New Livestream Shopping Platform

Twitter’s e-commerce initiatives now include livestream shopping and Walmart will be the first retailer to test the new platform. Over the past year, Walmart has invested in live shopping by hosting events across social platforms like TikTok and YouTube, and…

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Facebook Offers Creators Custom Subscription Links

Meta, previously Facebook, has announced that the social network would give eligible creators on its platform new custom links that allow them to accept payments directly. This move announced by Mark Zuckerberg circumvent and sneak around Apple’s controversial and infamous…

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UK Warns Facebook to Focus on Safety

The U.K.’s recently appointed secretary of state for digital, Nadine Dorries, has signalled she wants to take a tougher line on social media platforms telling a parliamentary committee she’s looking at speeding up the application of criminal sanctions for breaches…

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TikTok is Testing a New Tipping Feature

TikTok is experimenting with a new tool that allows TikTok users to tip some creators directly on their profiles. According to a video of the tips feature shared this week by TikTok creator Jera Bean, who noticed the feature in-app…