Elon Musk-Twitter Deal Is a ‘Breath of Hope’, Says Brazil’s President

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro called Elon Musk’s proposed takeover of Twitter a “fan of hope” when the two met in Brazil on Friday, adding that he hoped the US billionaire would help end the “lies” about his widely criticized management of the Amazon rainforest. Bolsonaro and Musk, CEO of electric car maker Tesla and rocket … Read more

Netflix to Settle Tax Dispute With Italy for $59.1 Million

The American streaming service Netflix has agreed to resolve a tax dispute with Italy, the company and legal sources said on Friday. Milan prosecutors issued a statement saying they had settled with a multinational video-on-demand streaming company for a period covering October 2015 to 2019 and asked it to pay 55.8 million euros (approximately 460 … Read more

Google to Allow Match to Offer Alternate Payment Systems on Play Store

Match Group said on Friday that Alphabet’s Google will allow the dating app maker to offer users a choice of payment system, eliminating Google’s control over user data. Match sued Google in May, calling the move a “last resort” to prevent Tinder and its other apps from launching from the Google Play Store for refusing … Read more

Stranger Things Season 4 Spoilers Reportedly Leaked via Tie-in Monopoly Game

Stranger Things season 4 is in the spotlight for an unexpected reason as leaked images of cards from a tie-in Monopoly board game have destroyed key plot elements ahead of its May 27 debut on Netflix, according to a report. The Monopoly Stranger Things game can be “bought fairly” from a “national retailer”, according to … Read more

Uber Says It Hiked Fares to Cushion Drivers From Impact of Fuel Prices

The ride-hailing app Uber India said on Thursday that in recent weeks it has raised ticket prices to dampen drivers from the effects of rising fuel prices in many cities in India. The company said it always strives to make driving with Uber a profitable and attractive option for drivers, adding that “the latest price … Read more

WhatsApp to Introduce Cloud-Based API Services, Says Zuckerberg

WhatsApp introduces free cloud-based API services to get more companies to use the app, Meta Platforms CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced at the company’s announcement event on Thursday. The messaging service, which is increasingly courting business users, is one of several platforms where Facebook owner Meta has launched more shopping and business-focused features. Zuckerberg, speaks at … Read more

Watch Action-Packed The Umbrella Academy Season 3 Trailer

Umbrella Academy trailer for season 3 is out. On Thursday, Netflix unveiled a nearly two-and-a-half-minute trailer for the third season of the superhero series to pique the curiosity of fans. In the trailer for The Umbrella Academy season 3, we see the Hargreeves siblings in an alternate timeline where their adoptive father never founded The … Read more

Amazon, Meta, Alphabet to Face Strong Opposition From Schroders

Schroders, Britain’s largest listed asset manager, said on Wednesday that it would support a series of shareholder decisions at Amazon, Meta and Google’s owner Alphabet regarding workers’ and digital rights. Schroders, which manages about GBP 730 billion (about Rs 70,610,210 crore), said it declared its intention to vote against the management of the issues as … Read more

Daredevil Is Coming Back for His Own Disney+ Series: Report

Daredevil will return, for season 4. Marvel Studios has reportedly hired Matt Corman and Chris Ord – best known for the action drama Covert Affairs on the USA Network – to develop Daredevil’s return to Disney + and Disney + Hotstar. No word on who may be involved in front of the camera, but it … Read more