• Silicon Valley is about to go into war mode against a new French tax on big tech revenues

    30 days ago - By Chron

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    Amazon, Facebook, and Google are among the biggest US tech firms that are gearing up to testify against France's new digital services tax on Monday after it was approved by the French senate in July.
    The tax is unusual in that it impacts revenue, not profit. The 3% on French sales will impact about 30, mostly US-based companies with revenues of more than €750 million , France's finance minister said.
    Trump ordered an investigation into the tax in July, which could result in retaliatory tariffs on France, including taxing the country's wine .
    Several US tech companies have chimed in...
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  • New 2019 Facebook Changes That Will Affect Brands

    New 2019 Facebook Changes That Will Affect Brands

    30 days ago - By Business 2 Community

    Facebook is making big changes, and as a result, businesses are going to be affected by them. In March, Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook services would be moving toward a more privacy-focused model. Given the social media “climate” of the past several years, we can agree that some changes are good, even though we feel the pain when it requires unplanned changed is our business activities.
    Recently Facebook announced some changes ahead of activation, allowing us to prepare for the change! Facebook will be eliminating certain fields on business page information sections, and this...
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