Year: 2020

Angry Birds Maker Rovio Looks to Women to Solve Growth Puzzle

  Rovio Entertainment launched Small Town Murders, a new puzzle game aimed at women over 35, on Wednesday in its latest attempt to reduce its reliance on Angry Birds. The Finnish firm’s new game combines a murder mystery narrative with so-called match three puzzles, a gaming trend originally initiated in 2012 by King’s Candy Crush Saga. Rovio has […]

Apple to Announce Shift to ARM-Based Mac Chips at WWDC 2020 Later This Month

  Apple will announce the shift from Intel processors to its own ARM-based chips for Mac computers at WWDC 2020 later this month, according to a report. The new development comes months after the Cupertino company was reported to have plans to launch not one or two but “several” ARM-based Mac notebooks and desktops in […]

Redmi 9 Price, Colour Options, Design Tipped Ahead of Launch

  Redmi 9 has leaked once again, and this time pricing information and possible storage configurations have surfaced online. The Redmi 9 colour options have also been tipped, along with a retail box image that shows us the design of the phone as well. The Redmi 9 is expected to sport a waterdrop-style notch and […]

Amazon Said to Be in Talks to Buy $2-Billion Stake in Bharti Airtel

  Amazon is in early-stage talks to buy a stake worth at least $2 billion (roughly Rs. 15,109 crores) in mobile operator Bharti Airtel, three people with knowledge of the discussions told Reuters, in a move that could turbocharge India’s digital economy. The planned investment, if completed, would mean Amazon acquiring a roughly 5% stake based on […]

Alibaba Extends Its Reach in China as Coronavirus Outbreak Opens Doors

  Alibaba Group Holding is emerging as one of China’s biggest corporate winners of the coronavirus crisis, gaining the opportunity to expand its businesses and solidify its status as a critical part of the country’s socio-economic engine. While many companies are hurting from disruption caused by the virus, Alibaba has seen traffic at its online […]

Russian Agents Have Been Hacking Major Email Program

  The US National Security Agency says the same Russian military hacking group that interfered in the 2016 presidential election and unleashed a devastating malware attack the following year has been exploiting a major email server program since last August or earlier. The timing of the agency’s advisory Thursday was unusual considering that the critical […]

US Says Chinese Hackers Might Be Targeting Coronavirus Researchers

  Organisations conducting research into COVID-19 may be targeted by computer hackers linked to the Chinese government, according to the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security Neither agency cited any specific examples Wednesday, but they warned that institutions and companies involved in work on vaccines, treatments and testing for the novel coronavirus should take additional security […]