Why Garfield phones have littered French beaches for 35 years
A bizarre mystery of 90s era kitsch phones washing ashore in France has been solved. No problem
Apple AirPods are the best selling true wireless earbuds
If you can even remember the days when people mocked the AirPods because they look just like their wired brethren, we don't blame you. They've shot up popularity over the past couple of years, and according to new findings by Counterpoint Research, they're still the dominant true wireless earbuds available despite a couple of shifts in the market. According to Counterpoint's estimates, 12.5 million wireless headphones shipped in the fourth quarter of 2018, and Apple was responsible for most of them: The tech giant held a 60 percent market share.
Google Maps adds a city – With "Snake" game
Google has added a snake game to Google Maps – play the classic with a major cities theme, this time. You'll play as an ever-growing double-decker bus snapping up passengers in London, for example, while you'll play as a cable car in San Francisco or a commuter train in Tokyo.
Apple's lead iPhone chip designer leaves the company
Apple's senior platform architecture director, Gerard Williams III, left the company last month after nine years, according to CNET. He might not be the most recognizable name from the tech giant, but he has a very important position, making it a point to design more and more of his own components.
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