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Apple Supplier TSMC opens Advanced Chip Factory in Arizona

Apple supplier TSMC, which manufactures the A-series chips used in Apple’s devices, will shortly announce plans to build an advanced Arizona chip factory The Wall Street Journal. TSMC is expected to announce plans on Friday after the decision was made at a board meeting on Tuesday. The factory could not be operational until the end of 2023 at the earliest. …

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Apple Shares 2020 – Supplier Responsibility Report with detailed COVID-19 precautions

Apple today released its 2020 supplier responsibility progress report [PDF]and as from TechCrunchIt contains a letter detailing Apple’s plans to increase security and protection in the global supply chain after the corona virus outbreak. The letter, written by Sabih Khan, Apple’s senior vice president of operations, provides details of changes Apple has made to protect its supply chain partners, including: …

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Apple updates the COVID-19 app with new CDC recommendations for healthcare workers and best practices for quarantine

Apple today updated its COVID-19 screening app, designed to keep people updated and take the right steps to limit the spread of the coronavirus. Today’s update includes updated recommendations for healthcare professionals to align with CDC guidelines and best practices for quarantine if you have been exposed to COVID-19. The app update also adds new information for pregnancy and newborns. …

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Apple acquires Virtual Reality Company NextVR

Apple has taken over the California-based virtual reality company NextVR, Apple confirmed Bloomberg today. Apple’s planned NEXTVR acquisition first appeared in April. However, the purchase was apparently only recently completed. Apple has reportedly spent approximately $ 100 million on the purchase of the company. The NextVR website has disappeared and there is a message saying that the company is “going …

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The much needed OnePlus 8 Pro update is in-depth

An update will be released shortly OnePlus 8 Pro Owner, with a few much needed improvements inside. For starters, OnePlus specifically lists an optimized touch and interaction experience as well as improved power consumption performance. These are big changes. For North America, the update is marked as OxygenOS version 10.5.8.IN11AA. In the update you will find the following. What’s new …

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Mophie introduces new portable Powerstation Wireless XL battery, available today from Apple

Mophie today announced the launch of its latest power bank option, the 10,000 mAh Powerstation Wireless XL Universal Battery. The Powerstation Wireless XL offers support for Qi-based wireless charging and has a USB-C port for quick chargers. The Powerstation Wireless XL with glass plate can charge an iPhone wirelessly. It can also be charged wirelessly using a Qi-based wireless charger, …

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5 free digital comics that you can spend time with during lockdown

If there is one After the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, people have time to discover new things that they can read, see, and hear. But if there’s one thing, the Covid-19 locks have not Given the people, it’s disposable income to spend on these things. There is, however, a small silver lining for comic fans: all types of publishers make you …

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