Software

China tells teachers to quit assigning homework through WeChat

Spotify says it paid $340M to buy Gimlet and Anchor

Did New York lose anything with Amazon’s rejection? It’s complicated.

Manipulating an Indian politician’s tweets is worryingly easy to do

Ubisoft and Mozilla team up to develop Clever-Commit, an AI coding assistant

Opera adds a free VPN to its Android browser app

Apple tells app developers to disclose or remove screen recording code

Skype can now blur the background during video calls

Spotify buys Gimlet and Anchor in podcast push, earmarks $500M for more deals

Chat app Line injects $182M into its mobile payment business