Tech Roundup - 14th October 2022
- Publish Date: Posted 8 months ago
VANRATH rounds up the trending tech news stories this week
E-waste: 5 billion phones to be thrown away in 2022
This year, 5.3 billion mobile phones will be thrown away not recycled, the international waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) forum says.
Elon Musk is being investigated by federal authorities over his conduct in his $44bn (£39bn) takeover deal of Twitter, the social media company has said in a court filing.
The world's richest man recently announced he would go ahead with purchasing the platform for the huge sum, following months of legal battles.
US crypto exchange Gemini launches its services in Ireland
Gemini was founded in 2014 by the Winklevoss twins and has since expanded to more than 65 countries.
Intel planning major staffing reduction
Intel will employ 6,500 people in Ireland when the current Fab construction project is complete
Google's password-killer tool is now available on Chrome and Android
Google announces wider support for passkeys
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