Amazon is raising free-shipping minimums for some customers who don't have Prime memberships
Amazon has been quietly raising the amount some customers must spend on its site to get free shipping. To qualify for no-cost deliveries, some Amazon customers who don't have Prime memberships now need to spend $35, up from $25 previously. Amazon spokesperson Kristina Pressentin confirmed the company is testing the new qualification, which was first reported by the blog eCommerce Bytes.
HONG KONG (Reuters) -China's cyberspace regulator released on Wednesday names of the first batch of mobile app stores that have completed filing business details to regulators, signalling it has begun to enforce new rules that expand its oversight of mobile apps. A total of 26 app stores operated by companies including Tencent, Huawei, Ant Group, Baidu, Xiaomi and Samsung have submitted filings to the authority, according to the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC). Apple's App Store is not among the app stores on the list.
A factory fire at iPhone assembler Pegatron India was sparked by a short-circuit after an electrical switch was left on, following testing of the devices as they were being put together, two sources briefed on the matter told Reuters. The lapse at key Apple supplier Pegatron's only factory in India, located in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, has cost three straight days of lost production, with no clarity on when operations might resume. After Reuters sent queries to Pegatron for this report, the firm told the Taiwan stock exchange on Wednesday that "a small switchboard experienced an accident" at the factory on Sunday, but did not provide further details.
Lenovo just announced the ThinkCentre M90a Gen 4. The All-in-One PC runs on up to a 13th Gen Intel Core i9 CPU and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4050 graphics. It also includes several privacy features, such as blurring your screen if someone looks over your shoulder.
Most tech junkies are showering all their attention on Apple’s newest babies. The iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro are two of the hottest smartphones in town today, equipped with the latest and finest technologies that Apple has to offer. However, these smartphones are pricey by all means and can only be bought by those with deep pockets. For someone whose budget cannot exceed MYR 2000, it’s the mid-range smartphones that come to the rescue. While their spec sheets may not raise any eyebrows, when yo
In a world where Apple and Samsung are pawing at each other for supremacy, Google sits as the silent observer, learning from their plans and coming up with interesting alternatives to the rather staid iPhones and Galaxy smartphones. The Google Pixel lineup has been around for seven generations and in all these years, it has presented the idea of a smartphone baked with actual smart features and unconventional designs. From chic hardware design to impressive cameras, the Pixel smartphones stand o
On Monday, Sept. 25, a tragic incident unfolded in a Bukit Batok flat, where a 29-year-old woman was discovered hanging outside the kitchen window. A widely circulated social media video captured the efforts of SCDF officers as they worked diligently to safely lower her lifeless body from the third floor of Block 104 Bukit Batok…
In a surprising turn of events, Dr. Noor Hisham Abdullah, the former health director general of Malaysia, took to Twitter to deliver a meteorological update that left the internet in stitches. The 60-year-old health expert, who you’d expect to be all about health graphs and vaccination statistics, instead delivered a tweet that had us wondering…