Fatima Rezaei, an Iranian woman, is making waves in the world of Kickboxing, Muay Thai and other sports. …read more
Hard drives, portable SSDs, microSD cards and the like are not usually first on people’s wish lists but you often can’t go wrong if you gift one to your tech-savvy friends. No one will argue with more smartphone storage to hold hundreds of photos or… …read more
. The Uttar Pradesh government has now limited the number of people who can attend weddings and other functions to 100. …read more
The gold prices have come down by more than Rs 8,000 since its all-time high of Rs 57,008 per 10 grams in August. …read more
The Indian cricket team is set to miss some key players in the Test series against Australia and there is a question mark on the depth of the side. …read more
‘Forever indebted to our bravehearts’: Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty pay tribute to 26/11 martyrs
Meanwhile, ‘Mumbai Diaries 26/11’, a medical drama series that explores the 26/11 attacks from the perspective of doctors, will premiere in March 2021 …read more
Apple has asked Foxconn to move some iPad and MacBook manufacturing capacity to Vietnam, Reuters reports. The assembly lines are set to start production in the first half of next year at Foxconn’s Bac Giang province, according to Reuters‘ source, who notes that Apple wants to diversify its supply chain due to the ongoing trade disputes between the US and China.
Reuters‘ report doesn’t state which iPad or Mac models will be assembled in Vietnam, nor what proportion of Apple’s total production will shift out of China. But these wouldn’t be the first Apple products to be assembled in Vietnam — Apple started producing AirPods Pro units there earlier this year. Apple has also used India for production of certain iPhone models for a while,…
Disney plans to lay off around 32,000 employees, mainly in its theme parks business, in the first half of next year, the company has announced in a 10-K filing. The company says it’s making these redundancies “due to the current climate, including COVID-19 impacts.” It’s an increase of 4,000 compared to the 28,000 layoffs it initially announced back in September. The new figure includes the layoffs that were previously announced, Variety reports.
Along with the layoffs, Disney said it’s considering additional measures like reducing its investments in film and TV content, halting capital spending, and furloughing more employees. Already, 37,000 of its employees were on furlough as of October 3rd, Variety notes.
The announcement comes…
You’ll have to pay more for Comcast’s services starting next year. The company will raise its prices for both cable TV and internet, and according to a price list posted on Reddit, they’ll be effective as soon as January 1st, 2021. According to the p… …read more
These days, you don’t need to spend hundreds of dollars on a fancy tablet, especially if it’s really just used as a screen. It’s a role ideally-suited to Amazon’s Fire series of devices that deliver a solid experience but won’t break the bank. In the… …read more
If the pandemic has helped you rediscover the joy of reading, Amazon’s latest Kindle deal may be exactly what you’re looking for. For Black Friday, the retailer has discounted the base 8GB Paperwhite with ads by $45 to $85. That’s the same price the… …read more