Esports platform Twitch breaks record watch time According to reports, Twitch has seen a massive 62.7% increase in hours watched from Q1 2020, reaching 5 billion hours watched in its second quarter. Twitch currently has a 67.6% market share in the game-streaming market. Read more.

Google confirms its US offices will remain closed until September Despite announcing plans to bring some staff back on 4 July, the tech giant has pushed back its office reopening date until at least September. Read more.

Facebook shuts down its personal projects app Hobbi An experiment by Facebook's R&D department, Hobbi allowed users to document their personal projects and hobbies. However, the app is shutting down after just 6 months. Read more.

Bridgestone and Microsoft announce “real time awareness” collaboration Bridgestone, the world's largest tire company, has announced a new partnership with Microsoft that will give drivers instant information on any tire damage, without the need for manual inspections or sensor installation. Read more.

Deliveroo to deliver PPE In a tie-up between Lloyds pharmacy and Deliveroo, consumers will now be able to receive PPE and medical essentials to their door in less than 30 minutes. Read more.

Klarna unveils new mobile shopping app The alternative payments solutions provider has launched a new app, which allows users to access exclusive lines and access deals. Read more.