Apple and Google app stores get thumbs-down from White House

The Biden administration is taking aim at Apple and Google for operating mobile app stores that it says stifle competition. The finding is contained in a Commerce Department report released by the administration on Wednesday as President Biden convened his competition council for an update on efforts to promote competition and lower prices. “You’ve heard … Read more

Alabama’s permitless carry law stirs questions, concerns among law enforcement, gun rights group

Two law enforcement leaders in South Alabama, and the head of BamaCarry are all calling on state lawmakers to make changes to Alabama’s new permitless carry law that went into effect on New Year’s Day. Mobile County Sheriff Paul Burch and Mobile Police Chief Paul Prine, during a joint news conference Wednesday, said the new … Read more

3 things Google needs to fix for Android to catch up to iOS

Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images There’s no mistaking that Android is the dominant global mobile OS. With a 71.72% market share across the world, it doesn’t seem like iOS will ever overtake Google’s OS. However, if you look at certain markets (specifically the US and Japan), iOS dominates. What’s the deal? Also: Samsung Galaxy … Read more

Construction Efforts Underway in Mobile as Topgolf Brings More Play to Alabama

Topgolf to welcome alabama’s Gulf Coast communities in late 2023 DALLAS, Feb. 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Topgolf, the modern golf entertainment leader, announced today that construction efforts are underway in Mobile, Alabama, to bring its family-friendly technology-enabled experience to the city. The venue, which will be located near the intersection of I-65 and Government Boulevard … Read more