The companies were facing international outrage after pulling a Russian opposition voting app off their online marketplaces in response to authorities’ escalating pressure, including arrest threats.
Google and Apple, whose operating systems run on 99% of the world’s smartphones, have a stranglehold on the markets for the applications that allow users to do everything from watch movies to hail a ride.
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Star Dust and Drug Busts
Party drugs are not uncommon in Bollywood, nor are high profile arrests. What is new is a desire to ensure a more egalitarian and nationalistic film industry that sells a fresh narrative to the world.
SHAH DEMANDS ANSWERS TO TERROR, YOUTH RADICALISATION
Says post Article 370, stone throwing has ended and people want development
Retail, telecom and other new businesses begin to shine for RIL
O2C accounts for 63% of its total income in Q2, new businesses coming up on their own
Queens of Commentary
Four young women give a fresh flavour to cricket play-by-play in regional languages during the ongoing ICC Men’s T20 World Cup
PEPPERED WITH GOOD HEALTH
DEEPIKA RATHOD Chief Nutrition Officer, Luke Coutinho Holistic Healing Systems. The writer is a clinical nutritionist with a focus on healthy lifestyle choices.
Govt asks civic bodies to earmark green cover at construction sites
Approval of multiple entry gates becomes major reason for ‘unnecessary’ felling of trees
DUBAI EXPO: IND0-PAK BLOCKBUSTER
Last dance begins today under Kohli and Shastri
DCPCR launches journal on kids during the pandemic
Bengal will hire babus from pvt sector to boost delivery of schemes
A tragic reflection of reality
THE LAST DUEL | CAST: Jodie Comer, Matt Damon, Adam Driver, Ben Affleck | DIRECTOR: Ridley Scott
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CHINA CRACKDOWN ON APPLE STORE HITS HOLY BOOK APPS, AUDIBLE
Amazon’s audiobook service Audible and phone apps for reading the holy books of Islam and Christianity have disappeared from the Apple store in mainland China, the latest examples of the impact of the country’s tightened rules for internet firms.
The iPhone 13’s leaps forward for photo & video
Down to Their Last Dollar
Businesses fail every day, from world-beaters (like TWA and Lehman Brothers) to sexy high-fliers (DeLorean, Enron) to Steady Eddie, old-school icons (Toys “R” Us, Sears). Sometimes, of course, market conditions simply turn Sisyphean. But often, when that boulder starts to roll backward, a leader’s grit, imagination, resourcefulness, and ability to conjure a little luck can mean the difference between a brave new chapter and, well, Chapter 11. Here, four businesses that went from nearly bust to total gangbusters.
SPATIAL AUDIO RELATIONS
Ears-on with Apple Music’s new Atmos offerings
Logitech Ergo K860
This ergonomic “split” keyboard helps reduce wrist–strain
Vissles V84 (2.0) Mechanical Keyboard
A Mac–friendly typing experience — and then some
10 years without the genius behind apple
iPad mini- Packing its punch in the palm of your hand
Although all eyes were on the Apple Watch Series 7 and iPhone 13 range at this year’s California Streaming event, the unexpected announcement of a refreshed iPad mini also got people talking. Bringing Apple’s smallest tablet in line with the iPad Pro and Air has helped to give consumers more choice, whilst a refreshed entry-level iPad remains a sensible buy.
Steve Jobs and the GTN
Why the ubiquitous works