Tech Bytes: Amazon new drone, Twitter’s fake accounts
Fake accounts running rampant on Twitter. There’s a Lebron James account asking to be traded, and a phony Nintendo account with an obscene Mario. All popping up after Elon Musk opened up Twitter’s blue verification to anyone willing to pay $8 per month.
Apple says iPhone 14 users will be able to call for help via satellite later this month. The company says it’s $450M investment in the service will allow calls to be made even if users are out of cell service range. It will be free for iPhone 14 users for two years.
Amazon is coming out with a newly designed delivery drone that is smaller, lighter, and less noisy.
The MK30 can also withstand a broader range of weather conditions. It’s set to begin test flights in Texas and California later this year.