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Apple MacBook Pro’s supersized with a keyboard evolution

Apple's all-new 16-inch MacBook Pro features a 'Magic Keyboard' with a redesigned scissor mechanism and 1mm travel for a more satisfying key feel, replacing the MacBook Pro's troublesome butterfly keyboard. The price is comparable to the previous model.

Facebook profits soar with record quarter

Around 2.2 billion people now use either Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp or Messenger every day and 2.8 billion per month, Facebook said, and advertisers love that figure

Twitter bans political advertising worldwide

Jack Dorsey's position for Twitter sets it apart from the stance taken by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. In a speech at Georgetown University earlier this month, Zuckerberg said that Facebook considered banning political ads but believed that the company did not have the right to decide what speech is acceptable or not.

Internet born 50 years ago with a typo

ARPANET connected universities working for the Department of Defence under its ARPA (now DARPA) program for new military technologies. In 1969, only four universities had computers connected to the network: UCLA, Stanford, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and the University of Utah.

What you get in Apple’s new US$249 AirPods Pro

“The new in-ear AirPods Pro sound amazing with Adaptive EQ, fit comfortably with flexible ear tips and have innovative Active Noise Cancellation and Transparency mode. We think customers are going to love this new addition to the AirPods family.”