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Business Insider, 28 January
Tech giant Microsoft has gotten a boost from the Great Reshuffle as the trend’s driving more people to use its LinkedIn careers platform.
Amazon is shutting down its third-party-seller program “Sold by Amazon” after the company was accused of price-fixing.
Amazon must pay $2.25 million and permanently shut down a previously suspended sales program, following an investigation and lawsuit by the attorney general of Washington alleging it was essentially price fixing.
On Thursday, Google shared a slightly more concrete testing timeline for its FLEDGE and Core Attribution reporting API. Two days before, on Tuesday, Google announced the Topics API, a new proposal for post-cookie interest-based advertising that now replaces FLoC.
New service aims to make media buying more inclusive.
TikTok signs four-year deals with women’s and men’s rugby competitions.
New AA president Alessandra Bellini announces Talent Taskforce initiative as response to hiring difficulties.
London’s Piccadilly Lights and BFI IMAX led outdoor executions as part of the ‘Light the Darkness’ campaign to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.