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Russia fines US-based online dating service

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A Russian court fined Match Group, the owner of Tinder dating app, 2 million roubles ($33,280) on Thursday for an alleged failure to store user data. The fine follows similar steps against Facebook's WhatsApp and Snapchat owner Snap Inc taken earlier on Thursday. ($1 = 60.1000 roubles)
2 months ago·Washington, United States

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Russia fined WhatsApp and Snap over data storage

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Russia fines WhatsApp, Snapchat over data storage

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2 months ago
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Russian court fines Tinder owner for data law violation

MOSCOW : A Russian court fined Match Group, the owner of Tinder dating app, 2 million roubles ($33,280) on Thursday for an alleged failure to store user data within Russia territory, the RIA news agency reported.The fine follows similar steps against Facebook's WhatsApp and Snapchat owner Snap Inc taken

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