Mane Product & Technology Issue 6 - February 2019 - Page 14

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ALSO

NEWS

IN THE

'MISLEADING' BOOKING

SITES TO END

DISABILITY-THEMED EMOJIS COMING

FACEBOOK / INSTAGRAM / WHATSAPP TO MERGE?

THE $190 MILLION PASSWORD HUNT

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) was concerned the sites were making rooms seem more popular than they were. The comparison sites have now agreed they also agreed to be clearer with discount claims and room availability.

Coming soon to a messaging app near you are a new set of Emojis featuring people with common and not so common disabilities. The new characters include hearing aids, wheelchairs, prosthetic limbs, white "probing" canes and guide dogs.

Celebrating their 15th anniversary in February, the social-networking giant has plans to shake up the social media and messaging landscape. It's been confirmed that Facebook is in discussions to merge Facebook Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp to one service - all under Facebook.

Imagine having your money locked away in a vault, and the person who has the code to it passes away - what happens next? This has been the situation for a Canadian crypto-currency exchange who can not recover the password to their $190 million account as the only person with the password has died.