Chroma’s top picks from today’s tech news

Chroma’s top picks from today’s tech news

Thursday, December 20

Good morning readers! Here are Chroma’s top picks from today’s tech news. Enjoy the read and follow us for more on our LinkedIn page.

  1. Google denies altering YouTube code to break Microsoft Edge. A former Microsoft intern has revealed details of a YouTube incident that has convinced some Edge browser engineers that Google added code to purposely break compatibility.

  2. Facebook sued by top prosecutor over Cambridge Analytica. Washington DC’s top prosecutor is suing Facebook in the first significant US move to punish the firm for its role in the Cambridge Analytica scandal.

  3. Apple is changing App Store rules, here’s what it means for users. Apple has, till now, allowed its users to gift apps to one another. But now, the Cupertiono-based tech giant has made an alteration to its App Store Review Guidelines, according to which, they will also be able to gift in-app purchases as well.
  4. Christmas AI generated tunes. And this is how they sound.

  5. A Tesla Model S reportedly burst into flames twice after getting a flat tire. Minutes after the Model S was towed to an auto-repair shop, the front end reportedly caught fire. The vehicle reignited in the evening, the report said.