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Twitter explored buying India’s ShareChat and turning Moj into a global TikTok rival

Twitter recently held talks to acquire Indian social media startup ShareChat as the company explored ways to expand its presence in the world’s second largest internet market and build a global rival to TikTok, three sources familiar with the matter told TechCrunch. The American firm, which is already an , offered to buy the Indian startup for $1.1 billion and had committed an additional investment of $900 million, two of the sources said. The talks are no longer ongoing, two sources said, requ...
Tags: Google, Social, Facebook, Apps, Asia, Twitter, Instagram, Tinder, India, Tech, Match, MoJ, Match Group, Blume Ventures, Appannie, Snap


Snap partners with ShareChat’s Moj to roll out Camera Kit

Snap has partnered with ShareChat’s Moj app to integrate its Camera Kit into the Indian app as the American social giant looks to accelerate its growth in the world’s second largest internet market. This is the first time Snap has partnered with an Indian firm for its Camera Kit technology, which unlocks a range of augmented reality features, the two companies said. (Snap has partnered with a handful of firms including Triller for Camera Kit collaboration globally.) Moj creators will be able to ...
Tags: Social, Apps, Asia, India, Tech, Snapchat, Augmented Reality, New Delhi, MoJ, App Annie, Snap, SVP, Schwerin, Ben Schwerin, Triller, India Snap


Israel: Call For Submissions: Amendments To The Privacy Protection Law - Yigal Arnon & Co

On November 29, 2020 the Ministry of Justice (the "MOJ") published an open call for submissions for amendments to the Privacy Protection Law (1981) (the "PPL"). The Minister of Justice hopes...
Tags: News, Justice, Israel, MoJ, Ministry Of Justice, PPL, Privacy Protection Law Yigal Arnon


ShareChat’s short video app Moj gets access to Tips Music’s library

ShareChat has signed a licensing deal with Tips Music so that users of its short video platform “Moj” can use the label’s music. “This collaboration with allow ShareChat users to access an exhaustive and profound library of Tips Music to create content on the platform,” a Tips Music spokesperson said in a press release. Moj — a play on the Hindustani word mauj, or fun — was released in July as one of many apps that came forth to fill the TikTok-shaped void in the short video space following that...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Music, News, Instagram, India, US, Warner Music, Warner, MoJ, Apple Music, ShareChat, Tips Music


India’s ShareChat raises $40 million, says its short-video platform Moj now reaches 80 million users

an Indian social network that focuses entirely on serving users in non-English languages, said on Thursday it has raised $40 million from a clutch of investors after the Indian startup added tens of millions of new users in recent months. The five-year-old Bangalore-based startup said Dr. Pawan Munjal, chief executive and chairman of giant two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp, Ajay Shridhar Shriram, chairman of chemical manufacturing company DCM Shriram, and existing investors Twitter, SA...
Tags: Social, Apps, Asia, Twitter, Instagram, India, Funding, Tech, Beijing, New Delhi, MoJ, Bangalore, Sdk, Lightspeed Ventures, Times Internet, Appannie


Canucks News & Rumors: Motte, Miller, Markstrom & More

In this edition of Vancouver Canucks News & Rumors, I’ll take a look at how the team’s injuries are having an impact. I’ll also look at some of the key players who have allowed this surprising young team to take a 3-2 series lead against a strong and physical St. Louis Blues squad in the first round of the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs. Item One: Tyler Toffoli Might Be Ready for Game 6 Although there’s no official word, and the team has offered no timetable, it seems Tyler Toffoli is getting...
Tags: Column, Minnesota, Sport, Green, Blues, Hockey, NHL, MoJ, Los Angeles Kings, Miller, Tyler Toffoli, Vancouver Canucks, Bo Horvat, Jake Virtanen, Canucks, J T Miller


It’s clear, Indian short video apps are betting on their ‘Indianness’, but who’ll come out on top?

The clones are coming in fast: it has only been about ten days since TikTok was last accessible in India, but even in that short period of time, the short video space in the country has been in a frenzy. While the “Indian” alternatives have gained a sizeable user base ever since TikTok was banned, it remains to be seen if any of these apps will be able to match TikTok’s recommendation algorithm, or the network effects, which played a crucial role in TikTok’s success in the first place. There is ...
Tags: Travel, Google, Google Play Store, Facebook, News, Instagram, China, India, Pakistan, Play Store, App Store, MoJ, Google Trends, Cnbc, Roposo, Gaana


Cardi B’s Tips for Making ‘Money Moves’

The rapper talked to Moj Mahdara, the C.E.O. of Beautycon, about financial literacy and how more women in beauty can “chase the bag.”
Tags: News, MoJ, Cardi, BeautyCon, Cardi B (1992-, Mahdara, Beautycon Media Inc


Beauty Is in the Eye of These Beholders

Beautycon is the Super Bowl of the beauty industry, where new products are unveiled and celebrities show up to launch their forays into the lucrative makeup business.
Tags: News, E-commerce, Conventions, MoJ, Cosmetics and Toiletries, Shopping and Retail, Fairs and Trade Shows, Mahdara, Beautycon Media Inc


UK study finds greater recidivism among sex offenders who received treatment in prison

As reported in this BBC article, the "main sex offender treatment programme for England and Wales has been scrapped after a report found it led to more reoffending." Here is more: Researchers found prisoners completing the programme were slightly more likely to offend than a control group.  The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) replaced the scheme in March after research confirmed evidence of its weaknesses. The main programme to psychologically treat the highest-risk offenders has also been replaced, ...
Tags: UK, England, Law, Wales, Bbc, MoJ, Ministry Of Justice, Douglas A Berman, Ministry of Justice MOJ


UK study finds great recidivism among sex offenders who received treatment in prison

As reported in this BBC article, the "main sex offender treatment programme for England and Wales has been scrapped after a report found it led to more reoffending." Here is more: Researchers found prisoners completing the programme were slightly more likely to offend than a control group.  The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) replaced the scheme in March after research confirmed evidence of its weaknesses. The main programme to psychologically treat the highest-risk offenders has also been replaced, ...
Tags: UK, England, Law, Wales, Bbc, MoJ, Ministry Of Justice, Douglas A Berman, Ministry of Justice MOJ


Judge sues Ministry of Justice after receiving warning for claiming decision to bar Lutfur Rahman was 'racist'

Lutfur Rahman was ousted from office last year after being found guilty of corrupt and illegal practises [Author: Telegraph Reporter]
Tags: MoJ, Ministry Of Justice, Telegraph Reporter, Peter Herbert, Lutfur Rahman


Police drop investigation into Serco prisoner transport contract

The outsourcing group said there was no evidence of individual or corporate wrongdoing [Author: Marion Dakers] [Link to media]
Tags: Crime, Serco, G4s, Fraud, Sfo, MoJ, Outsourced, Prisoner, Tagging, Ministry Of Justice, Marion Dakers


Prison numbers could push 100,000 by end of decade

Chris Grayling, the Justice Secretary, defends revised figures showing an expected surge in the number behind bars [Author: David Barrett] [Link to media]
Tags: Prison, Justice, Chris Grayling, Criminal, MoJ, Projections, Populatoion, David Barrett