Facebook, which has been under fire because of privacy concerns, said Thursday it built an internal app that allowed employees to identify their colleagues and friends who enabled facial recognition by pointing their phone cameras at them.
Apple has finally announced the AirPods Pro. Available for $249, they feature a tweaked design with shorter stems and silicone eartips and provide better sound, active noise cancelling, and come with a wireless charging case.
Apple has released new Emojis featuring gender-neutral characters and people with disabilities as part of its latest iOS software. Users will also now be able to select the ethnicity of each character in the 'holding hands' emoji, while a drop of blood designed to represent menstruation has been introduced following a campaign to fight period stigma.
Many were left wholly unsatisfied by news that the punishment for Facebook's privacy misdeeds, from the US at least, would be set at $5bn - an amount the firm can well afford, and for which it had already mostly accounted.
Huawei has had a bad few weeks, as US companies responded to the Trump ban one after another. Whether itâ€™s hardware such as chipsÂ from Intel or ARM, or whether itâ€™s software like Googleâ€™s Android or Microsoftâ€™s Windows, Huawei canâ€™t import it from American technology companies until the ban is resolved.