Tablets spike in popularity during pandemic lockdown, report finds

Shipments of iPads and other tablets increased year over year during a period of time when many people were on lockdown because of the coronavirus pandemic. Sarah Tew/CNET Tablet shipments for the top five brands rose notably in the second quarter of this year, according to analysts at Canalys, a market research firm. The upswing […]

Amazon may be facing antitrust probe from New York attorney general

Inside an Amazon warehouse in Massachusetts. Ben Fox Rubin/CNET Amazon appears to be facing even more antitrust troubles. New York Attorney General Letitia James is joining the investigations into Amazon’s market power, according to Bloomberg. The publication...

Apple hit with $1.4B Siri patent lawsuit from Chinese company

Apple is being sued over its Siri voice assistant technology. Jason Cipriani/CNET A Chinese AI company on Monday hit Apple with a massive lawsuit over purported patent infringement. The company, known both as Shanghai Zhizhen Intelligent Network Technology and as...

Pixel 5: Coming this fall with 5G

Google’s promo image of the Pixel 5 and 4A 5G. Google It’s a busy day for Google. On top of a new Pixel 4A budget phone Monday, the tech giant announced the Pixel 4A 5G, and an upcoming flagship phone, the Pixel 5. Though you can already preorder the Pixel...