Amazon orders 100,000 electric delivery vans from EV startup Rivian

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said the company has recently order for 100,000 electric delivery vans from Michigan-based startup Rivian. The announcement came during an event on Thursday in Washington, DC where Bezos unveiled Amazon’s sweeping plan to tackle climate change. Bezos said he expects 100,000 Rivian vans to be on the road by 2024, according to USA Today reporter Nathan […]

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Huawei has reportedly confirms that Mate 30 Pro will not have Google’s Android apps

Last month Google revealed that the company can’t allow Huawei to ship the Mate 30 Pro with Google apps and services preinstalled, effectively banning new Huawei devices from key parts of Android like the Google Play Store. And now Richard Yu, the CEO of Huawei consumer products division has recently revealed onstage at a press […]

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India has reportedly bans the sales of e-cigarette

India has reportedly banned the sales of e-cigarettes as US health inspectors investigate a series of deaths linked to vaping. Reuters reports that an executive order prohibits selling, producing, importing, or advertising e-cigarettes. First offenders could receive up to one year in prison and a 100,000 rupee ($1,400) fine; later violations could cost up to […]

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Twitter launches hide replies feature for its users

Twitter has recently announced that it is adding a new feature which will allow people to hide replies giving them more control over the conversations. The company has been testing the feature in Canada and is now rolling it out in the US and Japan as well. Now, the person who tweeted the original comment gets […]

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YouTube changes how it counts views for music videos

YouTube is reportedly changing how it counts the view for record labels music videos. According tho the reports YouTube will no longer count advertising views when it comes to the company calculating its music charts. Instead, ranking for top-watched music videos will be based on organic plays, according to a new blog post. This will help […]

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Tamil Nadu premier league is under investigation for match fixing

Tamil Nadu premier league is reportedly under investigation for match fixing. An internal probe by the BCCI’s Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) has found widespread corruption in the popular Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL). According to a report in The Indian Express, an India player, an IPL regular and a Ranji Trophy coach are in the mix. According to […]

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J.J. Abrams signs $250 million deal with WarnerMedia

J.J. Abrams and his production company Bad Robot Productions have reportedly signed a deal with AT&T-owned WarnerMedia, the company announced today. According to The Hollywood Reporter the deal is worth $250 million. The partnership means that Bad Robot will produce original series and films for WarnerMedia and its various divisions, including HBO and Warner Bros. Pictures. […]

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Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from Apple’s board of directors

Disney CEO Bob Iger has reportedly resigned from Apple’s board of directors. Iger resigned on September 10th, according to a filing from Apple to the US Securities and Exchange Commission. In a statement published by The Hollywood Reporter Iger said: “I have the utmost respect for Tim Cook, his team at Apple and for my fellow board members. […]

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Sourav Ganguly yet to clear conflict of interest said BCCI Ethics Officer

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Ethics Officer D.K. Jain has recently made it clear to the board that former India skipper Sourav Ganguly has tractable conflict and must relinquish his interests and must not continue in more than one position. According to IANS, Jain has given the Cricket Association of Bengal […]

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Cody Wilson sentenced to seven years of probation in sexual assault case

The former head of Defense Distributed Cody Wilson, has been reportedly been sentenced to seven years of probation in a plea deal over sexually assaulting an underage girl.  The Associated Press reported today that Wilson will register as a sex offender and serve 475 hours of community service. He also won’t be able to own a gun while […]

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