For the past one week or so there has been a lot of talk about how Microsoft may buy some of TikTok’s operations. The US-based company has confirmed its interest in the deal but it looks like its co-founder Bill Gates is quite sceptical about how the deal will work out. In an interview with The Wired, Gates said that he isn’t sure what will happen with the deal. He called it a “poisoned chalice” and said, “who knows what’s going to happen with that deal.” Gates further said that being in the social media business is “no simple game.” Gates was asked whether he is vary about Microsoft getting into the social media game. He replied, “This may sound self-serving, but I think that the game being more competitive is probably a good thing.” The co-founder of Microsoft said that the whole idea of the Trump administration getting a ‘cut’ from the deal and the dynamics of it is a bit confusing. “I agree that … [Read more...] about Why Bill Gates is unsure about Microsoft-TikTok’s likely deal
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At least 120,000 players were playing the game at launch earlier today – well beyond expectations, and leading to the developers saying they were "beefing up" their servers to deal with demand. The hope was the game would be fixed within 30 minutes of this tweet, and that matchmaking would be switched off while that happened, but more than an hour later, we're getting this message in-game: … [Read more...] about Fall Guys server error: is the game down?
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