Tom Maxwell

Instagram Reels is Facebook's TikTok clone and its timing couldn't be better
Tom Maxwell
Reels are short-form, edited videos with music. Sound familiar?
Tech
You can buy the new iMac in a $9,000 configuration. The 1080p camera is free.
Tom Maxwell
Go ahead, get carried away with all the extras. And yes, the big bezels are still there.
Tech
Is Apple's marketing head Phil Schiller being pushed aside?
Tom Maxwell
The executive has defended Apple's policies surrounding the App Store in recent weeks. Now he's becoming an "Apple fellow."
Tech
Xbox will become the Netflix of gaming when xCloud launches on Android September 15th
Tom Maxwell
Xbox is moving towards a Netflix-style subscription model.
Gaming
This face-scanning app will let you 3D-print the perfect seal for your face mask
Tom Maxwell
The plastic frame will fit your face just right.
Design
Amazon is now being investigated by New York and California AGs alongside FTC
Tom Maxwell
Amazon has been accused of treating third-party merchants unfairly.
Tech
WhatsApp's new tool helps users check the accuracy of news stories
Tom Maxwell
Stories going viral on WhatsApp can quickly be fact-checked on Google.
Tech
TikTok is looking to open a new headquarters outside of the U.S.
Tom Maxwell
The move is intended to signal that TikTok is a "global company" not affiliated with China.
Tech
Snapchat will soon let users add songs to their videos
Tom Maxwell
It's a feature Instagram already has, but might really be a jab at TikTok.
Tech
Cake's 'cheaper' Kalk Ink motorcycles will still ruin your marriage
Tom Maxwell
The cheapest model is now $9,500, which in this economy is likely to test even the most stable of unions.
Design
BlackTea's electric moped costs just $5K but does 50 mph
Tom Maxwell
It's still in the crowdfunding phase but should ship in April 2021.
Design
Trump says he's 'banning TikTok from the U.S.' regardless of its plan to ditch China
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He said an acquisition by a U.S. tech company isn't good enough.
Tech
Developer says Google yanked its app after it cooperated in antitrust investigation
Tom Maxwell
Google curiously pulled Blix's email app days after the company told the press it was helping Congressional investigators.
Tech
Apple just became the most valuable company in the world
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Its market valuation is $1.84 trillion.
Tech
The hacker behind the massive Twitter hack was a 17-year-old from Florida
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How embarrassing.
Tech
Trump may order TikTok to spin off from its Chinese owner
Tom Maxwell
Reports suggest Trump will soon order China’s ByteDance to sell its American entity and rumors suggest Microsoft is interested.
Tech
Black-owned businesses can now be highlighted in Google Search and Maps
Tom Maxwell
It's part of broader initiatives from Google to support the Black community.
Culture
COVID-19 has been very, very good for EA, Blizzard, and Take-Two
Tom Maxwell
Video games are helping people escape reality. Publishers are swimming in cash.
Gaming
Apple delays the next iPhone release by 'a few weeks,' seemingly confirming 5G support
Tom Maxwell
New iPhones typically go on sale in late September.
Tech
Alphabet's revenue took its first downturn in 22 years because of COVID-19
Tom Maxwell
Search revenue has been battered by coronavirus.
Tech