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iOS 14.4 release

iOS 14.4 now available with bug fixes and a new Unity watch face

January 26th, 2021

Apple rolled out iOS 14.4 and iPadOS 14.4 for iPhone and iPad on Tuesday, January 26th. iOS 14.4 includes a number of fixes and improvements for iPhone, including the ability to recognize smaller QR codes and notifications for non-genuine cameras. The update also adds a Unity watch face for Apple Watch to celebrate Black History …

Twitter Birdwatch

Twitter wants to fix the toxic internet with Birdwatch

January 26th, 2021

Twitter just announced Birdwatch, a community-based feature meant to address the misinformation spreading on social networks. Users can sign up for Birdwatch, at which point they’ll be able to annotate tweets spreading misleading news. The service will run separately from Twitter initially and won’t impact the visibility of the tweets that are addressed in Birdwatch. …

Google Maps

Google Maps and Search will help you find coronavirus vaccine sites near you

January 25th, 2021

Google announced on Monday it has planned several initiatives and app updates to help with the ongoing coronavirus vaccine efforts. Both Google Maps and Google Search will display more information about vaccination sites going forward, as well as authoritative information about vaccines. Google will invest $150 million to promote vaccine education and transform some of …

GameStop Stock

GameStop stock surges in epic Reddit-driven short squeeze

January 25th, 2021

GameStop stock surged in premarket trading on Monday, topping $100. The stock was quick to surpass $150 as soon as trading started, more than double Friday’s $65 close. GME has been popular with retail investors for months, even though the stock was being shorted by most professionals in the business. The news that Chewy’s co-founder and …

Huawei P50 Launch

Huawei reportedly found a way to escape its US sales ban

January 25th, 2021

A new report says that Huawei has been negotiating for months to sell the P and Mate premium phones to a consortium led by Shanghai government-backed investment firms. Huawei is running out of key components that would allow it to continue making new flagship phones to compete against the latest iPhone and Galaxy S devices …

WhatsApp Privacy Policy

WhatsApp is losing millions of users to these rival messaging apps

January 25th, 2021

Millions of WhatsApp users are flocking to competing chat services like Signal and Telegram after the company announced changes to the privacy policy. The privacy changes will allow WhatsApp to share more user data with Facebook to enable e-commerce features like instant messaging to businesses. WhatsApp will not lose end-to-end encryption, which is turned on …

Xbox Live Gold price

Microsoft reverses Xbox Live Gold price hike after public outcry

January 24th, 2021

Microsoft announced a price hike for Xbox Live Gold on Friday, raising the rates to $10.99 for one month, $29.99 for three months, and $59.99 for six months. Following a wave of public outcry, Microsoft reversed its decision less than 24 hours later, confirming that the price of Xbox Live Gold would not be changing …