Apple has finally rolled out its latest iteration of AirPods, which sport an array of improvements. The Siri voice assistant is now available, talk time is longer and users can charge the earphones wirelessly.
Epic Games reports that "Fortnite" is at nearly 250 million users, up from 200 million only four months ago. This is particularly promising as the company has been able to maintain steady growth despite the release of rival game "Apex Legends."
Combined hardware and software revenue in the gaming industry could exceed $200 billion by 2023. Mobile is expected to be a major growth market, as mobile app store revenues exceeded $100 billion in 2018.
Fibaro has integrated Samsung's SmartThings Hub into many of the products in its line of smart home sensors. The devices now compatible with the hub include Fibaro's Motion Sensor, Dimmer 2, Flood Sensor and Wall Plug.
Razer and Tencent are collaborating on mobile gaming, with plans to optimize certain popular games, such as "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds" and "Fortnite," for Razer smartphones. The companies may also look at options for monetizing mobile gaming features by adding a rewards or loyalty program.
Apple's voice assistant Siri will see some improvements thanks to the development of the new Shortcuts feature. Shortcuts works on a variety of Apple devices including the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, AirPods, HomePod and CarPlay, allowing these devices to fulfill more than 10 billion monthly requests.