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Roku Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU) Reaches 51.2 Million Active Accounts As Americans Cord Cut

Roku Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU) has announced its interim estimated data for Q4 2020 in which it hit a milestone of 51.2 million active accounts. The increase implies that the company added around 14 million accounts last year. Roku reports 55% YoY increase in streaming hours in Q4 2020 In the fourth quarter, the company reported an […]

Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ:NVDA) And AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) GPU Prices To Increase With 25% Tariffs on Chinese Imports

In 2020 there was a shortage of Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ:NVDA) and AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) graphic cards and high-end gaming PC developers that didn’t buy them then could find it more difficult this year because they will cost more. This is because of the 25% Trump tariffs on Chinese imports which will increase the cost of processors, […]

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Commits $2 Billion Investment Towards Affordable Housing Construction In Three Cities

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)  has pledged to invest over $2 billion in the next five years to try and fix the affordable housing crisis in their cities where it has operations. The company becomes the latest tech giant to pledge investment for affordable housing. Three cities benefit from Amazon’s housing investment The eCommerce giant will invest […]

PayPal Holdings Inc. (NYSE:PYPL) Introduces New Check Cashing Feature On the Venmo App

PayPal Holdings Inc. (NYSE:PYPL) has expanded its services to banking-like features with the introduction of the Cash a Check feature on the Venmo App. The feature allows select customers to cash printed, government, and payroll checks directly on the app. Venmo introduces cash a check feature Venmo is offering customers an easy, secure, and quick […]

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) Introduces Fast and Reliable Fios Forward Intenet For Lifeline Program Beneficiaries

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) is making the high-speed reliable internet without data caps more accessible to consumers qualifying for financial assistance via Verizon Fios Forward. The service the company introduced in April last year will be available to customers on the Lifeline government assistance program for $19.99 per month including tax. Fios Forward offering fast […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Reverses Decision To Ban Mac Keep-Awake App, Amphetamine Over Policy Violation

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has reversed its earlier decision regarding the banning of the Amphetamine app from its Mac App Store because of its drug-inspired name and logo. The company has claimed that William Gustafson’s app name violated policies forbidding encouraging of drug use despite the app being in the store for over six years and […]

Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) Unveils Cloud Tools Accelerating Adoption Of Cloud

Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) recently unveiled cloud-based data analytics tools Azure Synapse Analytics and Azure Purview, focusing on enterprise data storage. The tools aim to give customers analytics power over data anywhere in the organization to free manpower to focus on data infrastructure management. Microsoft’s new tools driving cloud adoption Azure purview is a governance tool […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Developers Can Now Allow Family Sharing Of In-App Purchases and Subscriptions

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has announced that users can now share on-time in-app purchases and subscriptions among families. When you purchase a consumable item such as coins in a game, you will are the only one allowed to use them. However, if a user unlocks an ad-free or pro version of a given app, they can […]

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Faces Lawsuit From FTC And 40 States For Violating Antitrust Laws

Over 40 US states led by the state of New York are probing Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) for potential antitrust violations with plans to file a suit against the company as early as next week. The lawsuit is a second major suit filed against a tech giant following the Justice department’s lawsuit against Alphabet Inc.’s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) […]

Microsoft Corp’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) “Productivity Score” Is A workplace Surveillance Tool, Says Privacy Campaigner

Microsoft Corp’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) new “Productivity Score” technology has been criticized for enabling employee surveillance in the workplace. The tool allows employers to measure how employees use chat, email, and other digital tools. Productivity score criticized for being a surveillance tool According to privacy campaigners, this is a new way of workplace surveillance because it allows […]

Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Introduces New Policy Change To Unlimited Cap Google Photo Storage At 15GB

Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) will from next year start charging for Google Photos storage after exceeding 15GB on the account. The company has offered free unlimited photo backups for the past five years at a high quality, but from June 1, 2021 users will have to pay for additional photo storage on Google One if they want […]

Digital Adverting To Grow 20% In 2021 Led By Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) And Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)

According to Morgan Stanley analysts, online advertising will grow by 20% in 2021 with Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) and Pinterest Inc. (NYSE:PINS) leading the pack. Online ad spending recovery linked to e-commerce growth During the pandemic, online advertising was one of the affected industries, and in 1H 2020, there was a significant drop in […]

AT&T (NYSE:T) Unveils Discounted Wireless Data Plans For Students And Free Service For Teachers

AT&T (NYSE:T) is offering over 17 million students discounted wireless data plans to help in closing the digital divide in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic that has made learning from home a norm. AT&T offering affordable data plans supporting learning from home The company will offer free wireless data service to teachers, including free […]

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Introduces Vanish Mode Feature On Instagram And Messenger

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has unveiled its Vanish Mode feature which is more of Snapchat’s feature of disappearing messages. The social media giant is introducing the feature in Instagram and Messenger for more casual chats which allow users to set chats to delete automatically after a user has seen it. Facebook unveils Vanish Mode feature With […]

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) And Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) Battling Out For Telecom Cloud Business

Cloud service providers Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Alphabet Inc.’s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) are battling out for telecom customers to take advantage of their service. The 5G network rollout is not an opportunity for telecommunication providers and smartphone makers, but Cloud computing giants could also benefit. 5G network will benefit cloud providers The tech giants […]