Since Steve and I can’t cover everything, occasionally we’ll direct your attention to articles from various other sources worth your time.
° New data from Counterpoint Research says that the coronavirus prompted online orders of smartphones to increase to 26% of phone sales worldwide.
° Apple suppliers Foxconn and Pegatron are offering substantial bonuses to help recruit workers for iPhone 13 production, according to the Economic Daily.
° Customers on London Underground will be able to access full mobile connectivity and internet access within every station and tunnel, the Mayor of London has announced.
° Bloomberg reports that Canadian lawmakers passed a controversial bill that aims to regulate programming distributed by media streaming services and social platforms like Facebook and YouTube, a measure that critics warn could infringe on individual speech.
° The HomePod mini is now available in Austria, Ireland, and New Zealand.
° The UK is getting ready to test emergency alerts for iPhone users with June 29 the big day.