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  • Where once there was sunshine, now it is dark: Thousands of Solana users found that their wallets were collectively depleted of about $8 million, Rita And Carly To write. Pair reports, the hack is affecting only “hot” wallets. Industry experts say it could be a confidentiality key compromise. We are sure there will be more on this later.
  • Ping finds himself in familiar territoryPing Identity, a public enterprise identity management firm, has agreed to be acquired by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, ingrid Report. This is not Ping’s first exposure to Pei’s involvement. It was majority owned by Vista Equity, which holds a minority stake in the company. Thoma Bravo has been on a buying streak lately, also picking up both Sellpoint and Anaplan this year.
  • business center: we go back Rita, which writes about Salesforce taking a look at its presence in China. Changes include the closing of its Hong Kong office and the accelerating of Salesforce’s relationship with Alibaba, which includes helping companies establish a social commerce presence.

Startups and VCs

L’Attitude Ventures announced today that it has closed its first institutional fund, raising more than $100 million from several financial services giants, including a “strategic anchor investment” from JPMorgan Chase. Mary Ann Report.

Playstudios, a publicly traded mobile gaming platform and developer, is entering the world of Web3 with a new blockchain division and investment fund. The gaming entity announced the Future Fund, a $10 million investment vehicle that supports companies creating rewarding play options, Jacqueline Report.

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Big Tech Inc.

Uber and Omio join forces in the UK so users can book train, coach and bus travel, Natasha Lee Report. Ride veterans see it as a way to not only engage in long-distance travel, but also to capture or retrieve passengers moving between different forms of transportation. In other Uber news, it appears that the company has now ended its partnership with Indian food delivery firm Zomato, Manish writes.

Living in India for a moment, Manish It also reports that the government is withdrawing its Personal Data Protection Bill. It was some law that privacy advocates and tech giants weren’t a fan of, mainly because they felt it restricted how they managed sensitive information while also enabling the government to more easily access the same information.

Coming to the partnership, Ticketmaster and TikTok now have one that gives users a new way to find and buy event tickets, Ayesha writes. This feature is initially for creators who can search for Ticketmaster events and add destination links to their videos. Ivan It also reports that ByteDance may be gearing up for the global launch of TikTok Music.

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