Livestream of Apple’s “Spring Loaded” event — Apple Event – April 20, 2021. This stream is best experienced on an iPhone 7 or later, iPad (5th generation or later), or iPod touch (7th generation) using Safari on iOS 12 or later; or a Mac using Safari on macOS Mojave 10.14 or later.
- Google settles a lawsuit by agreeing in part to pay $90M in a fund to support US app developers who made $2M or less in annual Play Store revenue from 2016-2021 (Reuters)
- Nintendo adds Genesis games Mega Man: The Wily Wars and more to NSO
- Short-form video app Triller confidentially files for a US IPO, after ending its $5B merger with video ad software provider SeaChange on June 14 (Manya Saini/Reuters)
- Uber received 3,824 reports of sexual assault and misconduct in 2019 and 2020, down 38% from 2017 and 2018, but the rate of fatal physical assaults rose 18% (Prarthana Prakash/Bloomberg)
- As avatars for metaverse applications grow in popularity, a look at Understanding Comics, a 30-year-old illustrated lecture considered an avatar design bible (Tim Bradshaw/Financial Times)