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Facebook owner Meta to sell Giphy after UK watchdog confirms ruling — The Guardian

Facebook’s parent company, Meta, has been ordered by the UK competition watchdog to sell the gif creation website Giphy, the first time the regulator has blocked a deal struck by a big Silicon Valley company, writes Mark Sweney.

Here is the link: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2022/oct/18/facebook-meta-sell-giphy-cma

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Instagram co-founders introduce Artifact, an AI-powered news App — CNET

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Linux kernel 6.1 LTS released with initial support for the Rust programming language — 9To5Linux

More than two months in the works, Linux kernel 6.1 (codename Hurr durr I'ma ninja sloth) is here to introduce experimental support for the Rust programming language, writes Marius Nestor. 

Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX’s founder, is arrested in the Bahamas — CNN

Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of failed crypto exchange FTX, was arrested in the Bahamas on Monday after US prosecutors filed criminal charges against him, writes Allison Morrow. 

Ex-FTX boss Bankman-Fried: ‘I didn’t try to commit fraud’ — BBC

Sam Bankman-Fried, the former boss of collapsed cryptocurrency exchange FTX, has denied committing fraud, writes Ben Derico and James Clayton.