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How App Developers Can Adapt to Apple’s IDFA Opt-in Requirements

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Earlier this year, Apple announced that the latest update to iOS 14 will include enhanced user privacy protections. In a major test for app developers, the iOS update will eliminate…

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China Accuses U.S. of Breaking WTO Regulations with ByteDance Bans

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In a closed-door meeting, China accused the U.S. of breaking World Trade Organization (WTO) regulations with its bans of ByteDance apps TikTok and WeChat. According to The Economic Times, China…

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In a Deal with Oracle, “TikTok Global” to Become US Company

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The Treasury Department is reviewing a deal between TikTok’s Chinese owner ByteDance and Oracle that would avoid a US ban on the popular video-sharing app. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said…

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Lawsuits Contest Trump’s TikTok and WeChat Bans

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Several lawsuits have been filed in response to President Trump’s recent executive order banning TikTok and WeChat in the United States. Trump originally justified the executive orders by arguing that…

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Selena Gomez Sues Mobile Game Company for $10M for Stealing Likeness

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Variety reports that Selena Gomez is suing the owner of a mobile game for $10 million for allegedly using her likeness without permission. The app in question, Clothes Forever –…

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China: Apple Sets Deadline for App Developers to Obtain Government Approval

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In 2016, China introduced regulation requiring that mobile game developers obtain approval from government censors for any premium games or games with in-app purchases. The only games exempted were those…

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One-Month Countdown to the New California Consumer Privacy Act: Is Your Business Ready?

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What is CCPA? The California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) becomes effective January 1, 2020. It will provide California consumers with an unprecedented level of privacy protection while requiring affected businesses…

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Licensing Professionals and Fans Converge at 2015 Anime Expo in LA

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More than 90,000 attended the 24th annual Anime Expo (AX), North America’s largest Japanese pop culture convention, held at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California from July…

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3D Printing Is The New Black

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When you hear the word “gaming,” what types of things come to mind? Video games? Online multiplayer games? Mobile games? Virtual reality? Well, yes, but that’s all about to change…

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Hatsune Miku: Virtual Diva

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On her own, Japanese pop superstar Hatsune Miku can’t sing. Nor can she rap, dance or DJ. She is drug- and alcohol-free because she can’t indulge in either, and she…

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