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Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. may be one game away from the Super Bowl, but he's probably feeling lighter in the wallet than he'd like amid Bitcoin’s ongoing selloff.

If the math is correct, Beckham is heading into this weekend’s NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers having likely lost at least a few hundred thousands dollars, on paper, after having committed to taking his Rams salary in Bitcoin.

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Snap is upping its game when it comes to both augmented reality and ecommerce.

The Santa Monica-based social media giant has launched a series of updates to its Snapchat app’s AR shopping experience, including easier-to-use features for consumers and real-time analytics for brands and retail partners, as reported by Techcrunch and Adweek.

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Fashion Nova—the online apparel brand famous for affordable, skin-tight clothing endorsed by the likes of Cardi B and Kylie Jenner—has once again landed in hot water with federal regulators.

The Los Angeles-based fast fashion retailer will have to pay $4.2 million to settle Federal Trade Commission allegations that the company purposefully blocked negative reviews of its merchandise from being posted online, the FTC said Tuesday.

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