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Intel announces Closure of 5G Smartphone Modem Business

Qualcomm and Apple announced Tuesday that they were settling their numerous multibillion-dollar legal fights and paving the way to bring Qualcomm chips back into the iPhone. A few hours later, Intel announced that the company was exiting the 5G Smartphone Modem Business, instead of turning their focus onto 5G infrastructure.

Apple and Qualcomm Huge Legal Battle Kicks Off in San Diego

Apple and Qualcomm head to court in San Diego Monday, in what could be one of the biggest US corporate lawsuits Apple Chief Executivr Tim Cook is expected to give testimony in a four-week trial in a federal court in which the iPhone maker and four companies in its supply chain are suing Qualcomm for up to $27bn in damages for overcharged chip royalties.

Millions of Facebook users data openly exposed to internet

What has has been clear for some time now is that Facebook quite simply can't be trusted with their users date. Every week or so there seems to be another scandal where the social media company has let down their users over privacy concerns.In the latest revelation, cyber security researchers have revealed that millions of Facebook user records have been "exposed to the internet" in what could be the latest shambles for the social network.

ICO opens Sandbox Beta Phase

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has opened the beta phase of its Sandbox, a new service designed to support organisations using personal data to develop products and services that are innovative and have demonstrable public benefit.

Twitter Birth Year Prank locking users out of their accounts

Several tweets circulating the Twitter platform are asking users to change their birth year to 2007 in order to make their feeds look "colourful". Falling for this hoax tweet, several users went ahead and changed their birth years to 2007. This obviously did not change the way their feeds looked, but instead, locked them out of their accounts for being under age.

European Parliament votes in favour of new EU Copyright Rules

The European Parliament has voted in favour of the EU’s first update of copyright rules in nearly two decades, as MEPs in Strasbourg on Tuesday voted by a margin of 348 votes to 274 to back rules that will force internet groups such as YouTube and Google to take out licences to show copyrighted content and make them liable to take down material that breaks intellectual property rules.

Apple TV+ launched by Apple

Apple finally announced its own premium video streaming service. Called Apple TV+, the service will offer Apple’s original programming in a redesigned Apple TV app. The Apple TV app will also be available across a range of smart TVs and platforms like Sony, LG, Samsung and even on Amazon FireTV stick and Roku devices.

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