December 3, 2020

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Google rolls out 2Gbps fiber service in Huntsville and Nashville

Google rolls out 2Gbps fiber service in Huntsville and Nashville

Date: 2020-12-04


Shares of Uber, Lyft soar on expected passage of California gig-labor ballot measure (2020-11-04) Shares of American ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are sharply higher in pre-market trading this morning on the expected passage of Proposition 22 a California ballot measure that allows tech-enabled on-demand companies to continue classifying gig workers as independent contractors Shares of Uber are up 1188% in pre-market trading while shares of Lyft which is more heavily dependent on the US ma..
Lyft sees ride revenues recover by nearly 50% in just three months (2020-11-10) Shares of Lyft are riding high popping more than 7% in after-hours trading today after the American ride-hailing giant reported its Q3 earnings Lyft which competes with Uber for rideshare reported revenues of $4997 million in the third-quarter a 48% drop from the $9556 million in the same year-ago period Investors were heartened by the improvement and Lyfts ability to beat analysts revenue expecta..
Europe urges e-commerce platforms to share data in fight against coronavirus scams (2020-11-06) European lawmakers are pressing major e-commerce and media platforms to share more data with each other as a tool to fight rogue traders who are targeting consumers with coronavirus scams After the pandemic spread to the West internet platforms were flooded with local ads for PPE of unknown and/or dubious quality and other dubious coronavirus offers – even after some of the firms banned such adve..
India opens antitrust case against Google over its payments app (2020-11-09) Indias antitrust watchdog has opened an investigation into Google for allegedly abusing the dominant position of its app store to promote its payments service in the worlds second largest internet market The informant who has not been identified alleged that in addition to Google Play Stores billing system favoring Google Pay app in-app purchases for apps downloaded through Play Store are also man..
Monument Valley developer Ustwos next game is out on December 11th (2020-11-11) The next game from Ustwo the developer behind Monument Valley and its excellent sequel will be available in exactly one month Alba: a Wildlife Adventure which was formally revealed on July 20th will be hitting Steam and Apples subscription-based Apple Arcade service on December 11th Alba: a Wildlife Adventure follows Assemble with Care a timed Apple Arcade exclusive that was later released on Stea..
Apple brings back its Im a PC spokesman for ARM-based Mac launch event (2020-11-10) Apple brought back actor John Hodgman for a brief cameo in todays ARM-based Mac launch event reprising his role as the dorky Im a PC character now tasked with poking fun at Intel-based PCs in the face of an Apple silicon future for the company The short slot aired following the end of Tuesdays One More Thing event where they showed off their new M1 chip and new designs for their upcoming MacBook A..
Apple iPhone 12 review: Which one should I buy? (2020-11-13) Apples new iPhone 12 lineup is now available? But which one should you buy? Weve got the answers
The US government sends mixed messages about TikTok’s future (2020-11-12) The fate of TikTok in the United States got even more confusing this week The US Justice and Commerce Departments sent conflicting messages today about TikToks future which is now up in the air with the upcoming administration transition The Department of Commerce said Thursday it would abide by an injunction issued October 30 by the District Court in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania that woul..
Everything in our gift guide that you can buy for under $50 (2020-11-06) Heres a list of the best tech and toy gifts you can get for under $50 this year as chosen by Engadget editors
Sleevenote is a high-res music player designed for album art (2020-11-12) Tom Vek yes that Tom Vek has designed a music player one he hopes will break the curse of gadgets designed by musicians