Happy Friday everyone! We’re back with a round-up of the top 5 mobile news stories of the week, with big updates from giants like Apple and Tencent.
🚀 Roblox Boosts Revenue With 3D Goods Sales!
Premium plan users can now sell 3D items, expanding the marketplace. 📈 Seeking to reinvigorate growth, Roblox introduces user-generated 3D assets and interactive tools for developers. Could this move deepen engagement and up the ante on user-generated content? ?💰
🍏 Apple Vision Pro Unveils New App Store Loaded with VisionOS Apps and More!
They're launching a brand-new App Store for Apple Vision Pro, packed with visionOS apps, and hundreds of your favorite iPad and iPhone apps that also work on visionOS. 😎
🔄 Most iPad and iPhone apps will just work on visionOS, no tweaks needed! Developers, your apps will hit the App Store for Apple Vision Pro this autumn, with users diving in early next year. 📅
🇨🇳 Tech Giant Tencent Launches 'Hunyuan' AI Model in Race for China's AI Supremacy
Tencent unveils its own large language model, 'Hunyuan,' and declares an AI competition with rivals. The model, akin to OpenAI's ChatGPT, aims to lead the AI race in China. Who will emerge as the AI champion? 🤖
📱✨Apple Reveals iPhone 15 Pro & Pro Max: USB-C, Titanium Design, A17 Pro Chip, and Enhanced Cameras
Apple introduces its lightest Pro models ever with aerospace-grade titanium, featuring USB-C charging, customizable Action buttons, powerful camera upgrades, and the A17 Pro chip. Pre-orders start Sept 15. 🚀
🌟TikTok Launches E-commerce Platform 'TikTok Shop' in the US, Unveils Shoppable Content for Users 🛍️📱
TikTok Shop is now available in the US. 🚀 Users can shop products seamlessly within the app, promoting a unique shopping experience. The platform also offers Shop Ads and an affiliate program for creators. The move follows its successful online marketplaces elsewhere, and aims to tap into the American e-commerce landscape. 🇺🇸
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