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  • Kingdom Hearts 3 shipments and digital sales top 5 million

    Kingdom Hearts 3 has already shipped more than 5 million copies worldwide. Square Enix announced today that Kingdom Hearts 3 now stands at over 5 million units shipped on both PS4, and Xbox One. This figure also includes digital copies sold to consumers. Considering the game only came out a week ago, that’s an impressive [

  • Uganda loses 5 million internet users as a result of Social Media Tax

    Half-way through 2018, Uganda introduced a Social Media (OTT) tax which required Ugandans to pay a tax if they wanted to access services such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, and many others. It turns out, based on released data by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), the tax has had a significant impact on the number of internet users in the East Afrikan country resulting in a drop of 3 million internet users over a 3 month period. What is also interesting when one looks at the data...

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  • WhatsApp deletes 2 million accounts per month to curb fake news

    WhatsApp is trying a number of measures to fight its fake news problem, including study grants, a grievance officer and labels on forwarded messages. However, it's also relying on a comparatively old-fashioned approach: outright deleting accounts. Th