Wealthy customers will help Apple weather the effects of inflation

Wealthy customers will help Apple weather the effects of inflation

An employee organizes Apple iPhones as a customer shop in an Apple store. Facebook Facebook logo Join Facebook to connect with Mike Segar Reuter The last time Apple in the face of an inflationary environment like this, it had been a public company for less than a year and its best-selling product was the Apple … Read more

Apple opens third-party app payments in Korea, will take 26% off

Apple opens third-party app payments in Korea, will take 26% off

Tim Cook at the Apple launch event, March 8, 2022 Apple Apple said Thursday that developers of iPhone apps distributed exclusively in the South Korean App Store can apply to use third-party payment systems instead of Apple’s in-app offering. But this will have a cost. Apple will require apps that take advantage of the new … Read more

The robots are here but they still can’t do much

The robots are here but they still can’t do much

Amazon’s Astro home robot Amazon Electronics companies have, for years, paraded around flashy, futuristic consumer robot prototypes. They pointed to a not-too-distant future where people will have roaming robot assistants around their homes that can wash the dishes or even act as a personal masseuse. So far, few of these predictions have come to fruition, … Read more

Microsoft retires Internet Explorer and ends support

Microsoft retires Internet Explorer and ends support

Microsoft Corp. President Bill Gates announced a new version of Microsoft Internet Explorer for Windows XP and that Microsoft would include Windows AntiSpyware technology at no additional cost, during his keynote address at RSA Conference 2005 in San Francisco, on Tuesday, February 15, 2005. The two new improvements will lead to safer Web browsing according … Read more

Tesla Cuts 200 Jobs, Shuts Autopilot Office in San Mateo

Tesla Cuts 200 Jobs, Shuts Autopilot Office in San Mateo

Elon Musk speaks at the Automotive World News Congress at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan. Rebecca Cook | Reuters You’re here is closing its office in San Mateo, Calif., and cutting about 200 jobs there, CNBC confirmed, as part of the electric vehicle company’s broader cost-cutting effort. At the San Mateo plant, hundreds of … Read more

Trump ally lawyer who pushed Pence to void election says feds seized his phone

Trump ally lawyer who pushed Pence to void election says feds seized his phone

John Eastman, University of Colorado Boulders Visiting Scholar on Conservative Thought and Politics, speaks about his intention to sue the university during a press conference outside CU Boulder on Thursday, April 29, 2021. CU relieved Eastman of public duties after speaking at President Donald Trump’s rally preceding the Jan. 6 Capitol uprising. Andy Cross | … Read more

How to Find a Hidden Spy Camera in Hotel Rooms and Rental Homes

How to Find a Hidden Spy Camera in Hotel Rooms and Rental Homes

Nearly 60% of Americans said they were worried about hidden cameras in Airbnb homes in 2019. And 11% of vacation home renters said they discovered a hidden camera during a stay, according to a survey by real estate investment firm IPX1031. Spy cameras are not a new problem. In South Korea, more than 30,000 cases … Read more

Google, Temasek and Bain Report on the Internet Economy in Southeast Asia 2021

Google, Temasek and Bain Report on the Internet Economy in Southeast Asia 2021

SINGAPORE – According to a new report from GoogleTemasek Holdings and Bain & Company. As many as 40 million people in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Thailand went online for the first time this year, according to the report released on Wednesday. This pushed the number of internet users in these six countries … Read more

Amazon’s influencer program attracts social media stars

Amazon’s influencer program attracts social media stars

Sivan Ayla, a social media creator, conducted a workshop on Amazon’s influencer program during a recent paid jaunt to Mexico. Amazon Influencer Program For three days in May, more than a dozen Instagram, YouTube and TikTok stars gathered in the coastal town of Todos Santos, Mexico, where they were treated to sunset dinners and sessions … Read more