New chip from Taiwan's TSMC boosts Apple iPad Air performance by 40%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Apple’s iPad Air tablets will come equipped with the company’s new A14 Bionic processor produced by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), giving t...

Apple debuts discount watch, but no new iPhones ... yet

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Apple introduced a cheaper version of its smartwatch, its latest attempt to broaden the appeal of its trend-setting products while many consumers are forced to scrimp during t...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on Apple App Store

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Procreate Pocket, Savage Interactive Pty Ltd 4. Monopo...

The top 10 movies on the Apple TV app

Apple TV app - Movies US charts: 1. The 2nd 2. Irresistible (2020) 3. Sniper: Assassin’s End 4. The King of Staten Island ...

Asian markets mixed after Wall Street rises on dealmaking

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street rose on a flurry of corporate deals and China's economic activity improved. Shanghai, Hong Kong and Seoul gained, whi...

Business Highlights

___ TikTok owner picks Oracle over Microsoft as US tech partner NEW YORK (AP) — Oracle said Monday that the Chinese owner of TikTok has picked the U.S. company to b...

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Wall Street ended solidly higher Monday following a burst of big corporate deals. The S&P 500 rose 1.3%, erasing much of its loss from last week. Technology companies led the gai...

Scientific Games; Nvidia rise; Marathon Oil, Hologic fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Monday: Oracle Corp., up $2.46 to $59.46. TikTok's owner chose the software giant to help keep the...

Q&A: What does a deal between TikTok and Oracle mean?

HONG KONG (AP) — TikTok’s parent company ByteDance has chosen Oracle over Microsoft as a new American technology partner to help keep the popular video-sharing app operating in the U.S., according to ...

Europe tests gateway for tracing apps to work across borders

BERLIN (AP) — Six European Union countries and the bloc's executive Commission have begun testing a virtual “gateway” to ensure national coronavirus tracing apps can work across bor...

Source: Oracle wins TikTok over Microsoft in Trump-urged bid

The owner of TikTok has chosen Oracle over Microsoft as the American tech partner that could help keep the popular video-sharing app running in the U.S., according to a source familiar with the deal w...

Microsoft says its bid to buy TikTok has been rejected

Microsoft says its bid to buy popular video-sharing app TikTok has been rejected, removing a leading suitor for the Chinese-owned app a week before President Donald Trump promises to follow through wi...

POLL ALERT: Clemson still No. 1; La.-Lafayette, App St, 8 other teams join Top 25 missing schools not scheduled to play

NEW YORK (AP) — POLL ALERT: Clemson still No. 1; La.-Lafayette, App St, 8 other teams join Top 25 missing schools not scheduled to play.

China would rather see TikTok US close than a forced sale: Reuters

ByteDance has been in talks to sell TikTok's U.S. business to potential buyers including Microsoft MSFT.O and Oracle ORCL.N since U.S. President Donald Trump threatened last month to ban the servi...

FIFA endorses app to report match-fixing approaches

HOOFDDORP, Netherlands (AP) — A smartphone app developed by the international soccer players’ union allowing professional players to anonymously report match-fixing approaches was endorsed by FIFA on ...