Technology Sector

HTC design chief Scott Croyle to leave the company

Scott CroyleAccording to The Verge, Taiwanese device manufacturer HTC's design chief Scott Croyle is leaving the company; thereby marking another high-profile departure from the struggling company.

Comixology not to share app revenue with Apple, Google

ComicsComixology, a leading digital-comics marketplace and reader has said that it is upgrading its apps and it will no longer share the revenues from app purchaes with Apple and Google.

The techbology giants take a percentage of revenues from in app purchases from the app developers. Comixology updated its Comics apps for Android and iOS on Saturday following thr acquisition by Amazon in a deal for an undisclosed amount.

Nokia will likely get Microsoft rebranding after acquisition

NokiaWith Finnish handset maker Nokia having revealed in an April 21 announcement that the $7.17 billion acquisition of its mobile phone business by software giant Microsoft will likely complete by April 25, a new online leak has disclosed that the materialization of the acquisition deal will mark the end of the Nokia handset brand.

FT: Comcast, TWC in early stage talks to sell 3 million subscribers to Charter

Time-Warner-ComcastThe Financial Times has revealed in a Sunday report that bigwig cable TV operators Comcast and Time Warner Cable (TWC) are negotiating the prospective sale of 3 million of their subscribers to smaller rival Charter Communications.

According to the report, the talks which Comcast and TWC are currently holding with Charter are in early stages; with the potential deal being valued at approximately $20 billion.

Ford to manufacture 50th anniversary limited-edition Mustang GT

Ford to manufacture 50th anniversary limited-edition Mustang GT

At the New York Auto Show 2014, bigwig US automaker Ford announced that it will manufacture a special limited-edition Mustang GT model to commemorate the 50th birth anniversary of the Mustang.

According to the announcement, Ford will manufacture 1,964 units of a factory authentic 50th anniversary limited-edition Mustang GT.

Obama's website urges enrollees to change passwords over ‘Heartbleed’ bug

Obama's website urges enrollees to change passwords over ‘Heartbleed’ bugOn Saturday, a message posted on President Barack Obama's health insurance enrollment website, HealthCare. gov, advised US residents with accounts on the website that their passwords had been reset to protect against the 'Heartbleed' bug.