Apple Confirms MagSafe Charger Could Leave Impression on iPhone 12 Cases

Apple’s MagSafe wireless charging feature launched along with iPhone 12 series earlier this month is expected to have far-reaching benefits that the likes of Moto Mods could not deliver. MagSafe is touted to be a game-changer for accessory makers, and a colourful array of magnetic cases, wallets, and chargers are already in the market. Apple…

Huawei, ZTE Banned by Sweden From Upcoming 5G Networks

Swedish regulators on Tuesday banned the use of telecom equipment from China’s Huawei and ZTE  in its 5G network ahead of the spectrum auction scheduled for next month. The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS) said the setting of the licence conditions followed assessments by the Swedish Armed Forces and the Swedish Security Service. European…

YouTube Toughens Rules for QAnon Conspiracy Content

  YouTube said Thursday it was tightening rules for propagation of conspiracy theories, notably targeting the QAnon movement already limited on Twitter and Facebook. The Google-owned video-sharing service said it was expanding its policies on hate and harassment “to prohibit content that targets an individual or group with conspiracy theories that have been used to justify…

TikTok Rival Triller Said to Explore Deal to Go Public

  Triller, a budding competitor to popular short-video app TikTok, is in discussions with blank-check acquisition companies about a merger which would take the US social media company public, according to people familiar with the matter. The deal would come as Triller seeks to capitalise on TikTok’s woes. US President Donald Trump’s administration has ordered TikTok’s Chinese parent ByteDance to divest the app, citing…

Amazon India Launches Train Ticket Booking Service in Partnership With IRCTC

Amazon India has partnered with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to let passengers book train tickets. As of now, the booking feature is only available on Amazon’s mobile website and the app for Android. Amazon boasts of several helpful features to make the booking process convenient for customers, including one-click payment, no additional…