News items you should check out: March 1

Since I can’t cover everything, I’ll often direct your attention to articles of interest.

° From AppleInsider: Apple has told a Dutch regulator it is complying with an order to enable third-party in-app payments to the country’s dating apps, after receiving five weekly $5.7 million in fines on the matter.

° From the Financial Times (a subscription is required to read the entire article): Norway’s oil fund has declared it will be voting against a pay policy that would provide Apple CEO Tim Cook a $99 million compensation package along with other proposals ahead of Apple’s annual shareholder meeting on Friday.

° From MacRumors: The head of Instagram has commented on Twitter about the lack of an iPad app for Instagram, saying that while the social media platform is asked about an ‌iPad‌ app a lot, there is still not enough demand to warrant one.

° From The Mac Observer: A leaked image of the alleged iPhone 14 Pro display schematic shows pill-shaped and circular cutouts replacing the infamous notch.

° From iMore: Twitter has confirmed that it is beginning to label tweets that link to Russian state-affiliated media websites in an attempt to prevent the spread of misinformation.

° From MacVoices: The MacVoices Live! panel of David Ginsburg, Guy Serle, Andrew Orr, Jim Rea, and Kelly Guimont join host Chuck Joiner to a look at the Super Bowl ads that had a tech bent, especially the crypto and Amazon Alexa ads. (Part 1)

Dennis Sellers
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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.