AMD to buy chip peer Xilinx for $35 billion in data center push

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On Tuesday, Semiconductor designer Advanced Micro Devices Inc (AMD) said it would buy Xilinx Inc in a $35 billion all-stock deal, intensifying its battle with Intel Corp <INTC.O> in the data center chip market. The deal, which AMD expects to close at the end of 2021, will create a combined company with 13,000 engineers...

Shopify to partner with TikTok to attract more merchants to the site

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According to NEW YORK (Reuters), the Canadian e-commerce company Shopify announced its plan to partner with TikTok to help its one million-plus merchants more easily advertise their products on the video-sharing app, as it looks to grow its customer base. The link-up with Shopify, which provides an e-commerce platform and distribution services to mostly...

5 Zoom Tools You Need To Take Your Virtual Meetings To The Next Level


Videoconferencing has become a critical part of our professional and even personal lives. While there are several tools available for remote workers to use, such as Skype, Google Meet, or Webex, Zoom is one of the best, most stable, and easiest apps to use for virtual meetings What is Virtual Meeting.

Facebook launches dating service ‘Secret Crush’ in Europe with new features

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Facebook said on Wednesday it was launching its dating service in 32 European countries after the rollout was delayed earlier this year due to regulatory concerns. The social media company had postponed the rollout of Facebook Dating in Europe in February after concerns were raised by Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner (DPC), the main regulator...

Microsoft partners with SpaceX to To Woo Space Customers.


According to Reuter, Microsoft Corp MSFT.O is partnering with billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk-led SpaceX and others as it expands its cloud-computing platform into space, the software giant said on Tuesday. Starlink is SpaceX’s ambitious plan to build an interconnected internet network with thousands of satellites, designed to deliver high-speed internet to anywhere on the planet.

5 alternatives to the iPhone 12 that cost under $700.

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One of the main selling points of the Apple iPhone 12 is the introduction of the 5G network into the smartphone brand. This smartphone packs a lot of captivating features which include dual cameras, a powerful processor, and a thinner, lighter design than the iPhone 11. However, it comes at as low as $699 for the iPhone...

Huawei in talks to sell parts of its Honor smartphone business.

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Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is in talks with Digital China Group Co Ltd and other suitors to sell parts of its Honor smartphone unit in a deal that could fetch up to 25 billion yuan ($3.7 billion), people with knowledge of the matter said. Embattled Huawei is resetting its priorities due to U.S. sanctions...

Apple One Bundles All of Apple’s Subscription Services.

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Apple has recently introduced its new service bundle Apple One which will bring together different combinations of subscriptions including Apple Music, Apple TV Plus, Apple Arcade, Apple News Plus, storage service iCloud, and the newly revealed Apple Fitness Plus under one price.  This new service was unveiled during a Time Flies event on 15 September 2020. Apple One allows you to pay one monthly subscription price...

Huawei ousted from the heart of EU as Nokia wins Belgian 5G contracts

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Huawei was dropped by Orange and Proximus for Nokia to help build 5G networks in Belgium amid U.S. pressure to exclude the Chinese firm from supplying key telecoms equipment. The moves are among the first by commercial operators in Europe to drop Huawei from next-generation networks and come after months of diplomatic pressure from Washington, which alleges Huawei equipment could be...

Apple Working on Apple TV Models With A12 and A14 Chips.

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San Francisco: Apple is reportedly preparing multiple new Apple TV set-top boxes, with a model featuring a variant of the A12 chip and one with an "A14X-like" chip. The tech giant is also working on a new controller for the upcoming set-top box which would be an updated Siri Remote or a new, Apple-designed game controller.