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Uber confirms it is acquiring Postmates in an all-stock, $2.65B deal

Published on 07/06/2020 @ 4 PM EST

As reported by Techcrunch, "In the latest development, Uber today announced that it has acquired Postmates in a $2.65 billion, all-stock deal. It plans to run the business alongside its own food delivery business, Uber Eats, keeping the Postmates  app running while merging some of the tech and delivery operations at the back end — for example, by having drivers delivering orders for both businesses."

Microsoft announces Xbox Series X games event for July 23rd

Published on 07/06/2020 @ 4 PM EST
Microsoft will hold its Xbox Series X games event on July 23rd at 9AM PT / 12PM ET. The company is planning on showing games made by its Xbox Game Studios, including Halo Infinite [via The Verge].

Olympus rolls out PC app that turns some of its cameras into webcams

Published on 07/04/2020 @ 4 PM EST

As reported by Engadget, Olympus has just released a new beta application called OM-D Webcam, which gives Olympus cameras webcam capabilities for livestreaming or video chats when attached to a PC via their USB-C tether. 

Serious warning issued for millions of Gmail users

Published on 07/04/2020 @ 4 PM EST

As reported by Forbes, "Gmail appears to be suffering from a widespread problem with its email filters which is causing potentially dangerous, exploitative and NSFW messages to be sent directly to users' inboxes."

Google discontinues its affordable Pixel 3a and 3a XL phones

Published on 07/02/2020 @ 6 PM EST
Google has officially discontinued its Pixel 3a and 3a XL phones in a statement sent to Android Police. It was previously marked “Out of Stock” on the US Google Store, but now its listing says it’s already “Unavailable.” Reported via Engadget.

The Apple Card now has a website where you can pay your bills

Published on 07/02/2020 @ 6 PM EST
Apple has introduced a new web portal for managing its Apple Card credit card (including paying bills, viewing the current balance, and seeing past bill statements), which makes the experience as a whole less reliant on an iPhone or iPad, via AppleInsider and Engadget.