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Zoom Goes Down as Kids Go Back to Virtual School

Everything's back to normal now, but Zoom was experiencing issues for several hours this morning.

Twitter Is Testing Automatic Tweet Translation

Rather than having to tap a translation button, Twitter is experimenting with automatically translating tweets into your language of choice.

Facebook Offers Employees $1K, Extends Work From Home Policy to July 2021

The social network is reacting to 'guidance from health and government experts.'

CES 2021 Will Be an All-Digital Event

Plans for the annual trade show to be an in-person event next January have been scrapped.

Report: Instacart Customer Data Is Being Sold on the Dark Web

Instacart denies there has been a breach of its servers, so where is the personal data coming from?

Google Meet Adds 'Zoom-Bombing' Protection for Educators

Anonymous users will be blocked from Google Meet video conferences held by schools, colleges, and universities in a bid to stop pranksters disrupting lessons.

iPhone Batteries Are Draining Very Quickly, Apple Music Blamed

A growing number of people are reporting their iPhone is getting very hot and battery life has fallen drastically. Is it Apple Music or a more general background activity bug?

LinkedIn Adds Audio Recording Option to Help With Name Pronunciation

Record up to a 10-second clip of your name being pronounced and add it to your profile for others to hear.

U.S. Government Considers Banning TikTok

Mike Pompeo suggests using TikTok puts your private information 'in the hands of the Chinese Communist Party.'

Report: Amazon Pushes Prime Day Back to October

The annual sales event won't now happen until Oct. 5 at the earliest, but it could be delayed further.

Apple Has Now Re-Closed 77 Stores

As the number of COVID-19 infections increase, Apple is having to close more and more of its retail stores again.

Report: iPhone 12 Won't Include a Charger or EarPods

A 20W charger will be sold separately and Apple is ending production of its 5W and 18W chargers.

Microsoft Is Permanently Closing Its Retail Stores

The stores in London, NYC, Sydney and on the Redmond campus will be converted into Experience Centers.

Amazon Launches $2B Fund for Clean Tech

The Climate Pledge Fund will invest in companies across transportation, energy generation, battery storage, manufacturing, food, and agriculture.

Elon Musk Schedules Tesla 'Battery Day' for Sept. 15

Tesla's next big range increase looks set to come from battery technology, and Elon Musk plans to reveal all on Sept. 15.