• January 16, 2021

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Amazon’s Audible is turning into a podcast app

Amazon’s Audible is making moves recently that is turning it’s read aloud books service into another podcast app. Amazon recently announced that its catalog now contains 100,000 free (ad-supported) podcasts that are available on other platforms which includes Pod Save America, This American Life and Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend. These new shows and others […]

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How to set a default web browser on iOS14

The freedom to choose seems like something we take for granted (at least in the U.S.), that’s why Apple’s artificial boundaries seem so egregious. While there are a few work arounds to have your email app and a few others, open your browser of choice, you may still find yourself hitting a link and suddenly […]

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Apple One Subscription Bundles

Apple is hosting a virtual event today and now we have details on Apple new subscription bundles. Read below for the full list and images.

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Oracle to partner with Bytedance, parent of TikTok

The continued drama over TikTok has seen first Microsoft, then Twitter, then Oracle, then Walmart and Microsoft, then Triller all vying for one of the world’s most popular social apps. With the 45-day deadline closing, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Bytedance has selected a suitor.

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Have you tried Netflix Party yet?

Netflix Party is a newish way to watch Netflix with your friends online and is a good way to practice social distancing. Netflix Party synchronizes video playback and adds group chat to your favorite Netflix shows. Below we will show you how to install and start hosting a Netflix party.

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Twitter may have entered the ring in a deal to acquire TikTok

With the drama over TikTok has reaching new heights, another contender may have entered the ring with Microsoft. With the 45-day deadline closing where U.S. companies will no longer be able to do transactions with not only Bytedance, the parent company of TikTok, the pressure is certainly on. There are many angles to this story, […]

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Microsoft may acquire US part of TikTok from Bytedance

It’s no secret that because TikTok is a Chinese owned company, it has received a huge amount of scrutiny from US lawmakers concerned about mass-surveillance. Could an acquisition by a trusted American company like Microsoft help TikTok achieve more success? Today market watcher Charlie Gasparino tweeted “SCOOP: Investment banking sources say Trump Administration through #CFIUS […]