Apple’s iOS 11 kills old 32-bit iPhone and iPad apps

Owners of iPhones and iPads who install the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system will find that some older apps will stop working. The move will generally affect apps that have not been updated in the past two years. Although many will have been abandoned by their developers, owners will still use some of […]

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Internet ‘having midlife crisis’, says Baroness Lane-Fox

The rise of cyber-bullying and monopolistic business practices has damaged trust in the internet, pioneering entrepreneur Baroness Lane-Fox has told the BBC. The Lastminute.com founder also called for a “shared set of principles” to make the web happier and safer. She said the internet had done much good over the last 30 years. But she […]

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Uber apologizes over ‘Wife Appreciation Day’ promotion

Uber has apologised after being accused on social media of sexism in a promotional message sent to customers in Bangalore. The message urged “husbands” to “let your wife take a day off from the kitchen”, with a discount on its Uber Eats food delivery service. It said: “Dear husbands, a gentle reminder – today is […]

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Uber sorry for ‘Wife Appreciation Day’ promotion

Uber has apologised after being accused on social media of sexism in a promotional message sent to customers in Bangalore. The message urged “husbands” to “let your wife take a day off from the kitchen”, with a discount on its Uber Eats food delivery service. It said: “Dear husbands, a gentle reminder – today is […]

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