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AT&T Reveals Plans To Acquire Online Ad Exchange Company AppNexus

AT&T Reveals Plans To Acquire Online Ad Exchange Company AppNexus

AT&T recently revealed its plans to acquire the online advertising company, AppNexus. As per the announcement, the No. 2 wireless carrier company in the U.S. has entered into a definitive agreement with the digital advertising... 
Goldman Sachs Executive Thinks That Cryptocurrencies Are Too Good To Be Ignored

Goldman Sachs Executive Thinks That Cryptocurrencies Are Too Good To Be Ignored

The Goldman Sachs investment bank is one of the traditional financial companies that have embraced the idea of digital currencies. So much so that its CEO Lloyd Blankfein believes that it would be a huge mistake to think that cryptocurrencies... 
Highly Technical Medical Equipment – BiMedis

Highly Technical Medical Equipment – BiMedis

Whether you’re looking for a piece of equipment or planning to sell equipment, BiMedis is the place to go. And in this short post, we’ll give you a quick overview of the site and what tools are offered. Ready? Let’s go! What... 
How To Make an Audit Easier? A Quick Guide

How To Make an Audit Easier? A Quick Guide

There are times when you’re going to need to track the finances of your entire organization. While you can do this by hand, this is a long and exhausting process. Fortunately, this guide will help you understand the power behind... 
Chinese iTalkBB & Verizon Fios Strategic Partnership To Offer Bundled Internet Access, TV &TelephoneService

Chinese iTalkBB & Verizon Fios Strategic Partnership To Offer Bundled Internet Access, TV &TelephoneService

iTalkBB recently announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with the New York-based Verizon Fios. According to reports, the leading internet-based Chinese TV and provider of Telecom service in America will offer Chinese... 
Bob Honey, Expect the Unexpected

Bob Honey, Expect the Unexpected

A Dystopian Picture: Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff . As an actor who has been featured on a hundred or more movies over the years, Sean Penn has recently taken a step away from his acting career to write his first book, Bob Honey Who... 
Chinese Xiaomi Touted By Morgan Stanley To Be Worth As Twice As Apple

Chinese Xiaomi Touted By Morgan Stanley To Be Worth As Twice As Apple

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi could trade at double the valuation that Apple could. This is according to Morgan Stanley research that attributed such performance to market share gains and further projected fast growth in... 
Nokia Sells Its Digital Health Unit To Withings

Nokia Sells Its Digital Health Unit To Withings

Nokia announced recently that it has closed the sale of its digital health devices and services unit with Withings that has expressed interest in purchasing the business. The financial terms are yet to be revealed by the companies.... 
SoftBank Acquires A Stake In GM’s Self-Driving Unit At $2.25 Billion

SoftBank Acquires A Stake In GM’s Self-Driving Unit At $2.25 Billion

General Motors announced recently that SoftBank Vision Fund has agreed to inject $2.25 billion in its self-driving program and plans are underway to start selling the vehicles by next year. GM purchased the self-driving startup, Cruise... 
Norway wants to get its own cryptocurrency

Norway wants to get its own cryptocurrency

With governments around the world deciding how to approach cryptocurrencies, the world is observing patiently what some of the developed countries decide to do. Norway has often been regarded as an economic success story and is revered... 
Buffett Had Intended To Invest $3 Billion In Uber But Talks flopped

Buffett Had Intended To Invest $3 Billion In Uber But Talks flopped

Warren Buffett had expressed interest of investing $3 billion in Uber Technologies Inc but talks flopped after the parties failed to agree on the terms plus the magnitude of the deal. This was revealed by sources close to the matter.... 
America At The Verge Of Its Biggest Labor Strike In Decades

America At The Verge Of Its Biggest Labor Strike In Decades

We might soon be witnessing the largest strike in the nation- of UPS and Teamsters. It was on Tuesday the union pronounced that its members voted massively in favor of going on strike in case the deal isn’t struck before the expiry... 
Reasons behind the popularity of HGH injections – Why are people using them

Reasons behind the popularity of HGH injections – Why are people using them

Are you a sports fan? If answered yes, you must have heard about the human growth hormone which is commonly known as HGH. Sportspersons usually relate human growth hormones with usage of steroid or cheating. But did you know that HGH... 
Canada Plans To Acquire Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Oil Project

Canada Plans To Acquire Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Oil Project

Canadian government is in the process of purchasing Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd.’s Trans Mountain oil pipeline together with its notorious project to ensure it shields it from its opposing powers. The value of the firm will be reported... 
Ethereum Named Top Public Blockchain in New Index

Ethereum Named Top Public Blockchain in New Index

Ethereum has been given the title as the top public blockchain for cryptocurrency, while bitcoin, the first virtual currency, has been ranked No. 13, according to the first monthly Global Public Chain Assessment Index the Chinese government... 
2018 FIFA World Cup New Stream Options Annouced

2018 FIFA World Cup New Stream Options Annouced

The 2018 FIFA world cup starts in few days from now. The good news is British football fans who are not able to watch the matches live in Russia can watch the matches from the comfort of their homes via BBC’s Ultra HD and virtual... 
Finnish gambling monopoly removes over 100 jobs

Finnish gambling monopoly removes over 100 jobs

Veikkaus, Finnish national betting agency removed 129 jobs after co-determination talks that ended on Monday. Veikkaus is fully owned by the government and has a legal monopoly on sports betting and lotteries in Finland. The company... 
Samsung Electronics To Pay $539 Million To Apple In Design Patent Infringement Retrial

Samsung Electronics To Pay $539 Million To Apple In Design Patent Infringement Retrial

In what is turning out to be a yet-to-end technology patent battle, Samsung Electronics has been ordered to pay $539 Million in damages to Apple after it was found guilty of infringing on the latter’s design patent. In its determination,... 
Paypal Holdings Will Soon Be Part Of Google’s G Pay Service

Paypal Holdings Will Soon Be Part Of Google’s G Pay Service

Paypal Holdings is working on simplifying digital transactions and payments. The online payment company has announced that it will be integrating its services into the Google ecosystem. In the new partnership, Google will make PayPal... 
T-Mobile Owner Company Issues Small Business With A Refraining Order Against Using Pink Logo

T-Mobile Owner Company Issues Small Business With A Refraining Order Against Using Pink Logo

Deutsche Telekom, owner of T-Mobile is threatening to take legal action against a small British Company for using a shade of Magenta color. The German company argues that it has an exclusive trademark on the said color. Lawyers representing... 
Mergers and Acquisitions; the impact they have on various industries

Mergers and Acquisitions; the impact they have on various industries

These are two terms that have become synonymous with the daily financial news. In fact, if we didn’t know better, then we might think that they were, in fact, the same thing. Whenever two companies announce their intentions to... 
Apple Begins Crackdown On CallKit Apps In China Due To New Laws

Apple Begins Crackdown On CallKit Apps In China Due To New Laws

Apps using CallKit framework have started being pulled down by Apple from their Chinese App store. This is in compliance with the newly enforced regulation by the Ministry of Information and Technology in China. The removal of Apps... 
PayPal Takes A Jab At Square With Its $2.2 Billion Acquisition Of Payment FirmiZettle

PayPal Takes A Jab At Square With Its $2.2 Billion Acquisition Of Payment FirmiZettle

Online payment giant PayPal is making power moves with the announcement of its $2.2 Billion acquisition of a Swedish payment startup called iZettle, amid growing competition from a rival firm known as Square. PayPal has confirmed that... 
Norway reviews loot boxes and may classify them as gambling

Norway reviews loot boxes and may classify them as gambling

Loot boxes are becoming increasingly controversial across the world. Belgium and the Netherlands have already classified loot boxes as gambling and countries such as Sweden are looking forward to joining the club. Norway is not far... 
Intel Files Patent For Bitcoin Mining Hardware

Intel Files Patent For Bitcoin Mining Hardware

Reports indicate that chipmaker Intel recently filed an application for a patent with the U.S. Patents and Trademark Office for a technology describing hardware that would be used to increase the speed of bitcoin (BTC) mining as well... 
Amazon Made An Unsuccessful Approach For U.K. Retailer Waitrose Last Year

Amazon Made An Unsuccessful Approach For U.K. Retailer Waitrose Last Year

Reports indicate that online retail giant Amazon made an informal attempt which was unsuccessful to acquire Waitrose, a British supermarket chain, in 2017. According to the Sunday Times an unnamed director at John Lewis Partnership... 
Tencent Music Planning On An Initial Public Offering

Tencent Music Planning On An Initial Public Offering

Reports indicate that Tencent Music, a subsidiary of Tencent Holdings, is headed for a possible Initial Public Offering. According to The Wall Street Journal the IPO is planned to take place in this year’s second half and is likely... 
Amazon Developing A Robot For The Home

Amazon Developing A Robot For The Home

Reports indicate that online retail giant Amazon is developing a household robot. According to the reports Amazon is working on building a domestic robot that has been codenamed Vesta, the name for the Roman goddess of family, home... 
Verizon Updates Privacy Policy To Allow Targeted Ads

Verizon Updates Privacy Policy To Allow Targeted Ads

The privacy policies of Oath, the firm that was created when telecommunications giant Verizon Communications merged its Yahoo and AOL properties, have been updated allowing the company to scan emails with a view to ensuring better... 
Walmart To Invest $145 Million In The State Of California

Walmart To Invest $145 Million In The State Of California

Walmart has indicated that it intends to invest approximately $145 million in the course of the next one year in the state of California in remodeling stores, opening a supercenter as well as expanding online and in-store services.... 
Groupon To Sell Tickets To Universal Orlando Theme Parks

Groupon To Sell Tickets To Universal Orlando Theme Parks

Recently Groupon entered into a contract to sell tickets on behalf of Universal Orlando Resort. The deal involves ticket packages for three theme parks that are located in Orlando – Volcano Bay, Islands of Adventure and Universal... 
More CBRS Partners Announced By Verizon Communications

More CBRS Partners Announced By Verizon Communications

Telecommunications firm Verizon Communications has formed partnerships with leading players aimed at driving advancements in CBRS – Citizen Band Radio Spectrum. Previously the federal government was the major user of this band and... 
Chevron Submits Proposal For The Extension Of Indonesia’s Rokan Oil Contract

Chevron Submits Proposal For The Extension Of Indonesia’s Rokan Oil Contract

A proposal has been submitted by Chevron with a view to extending the deal to operate Indonesia’s Rokan oil block, the country’s single biggest crude oil source, beyond 2021. This was disclosed on Friday by Arcandra Tahar, the... 
Synopsys Acquires Silicon and Beyond Private Limited to Expand High-Speed SerDes IP Portfolio

Synopsys Acquires Silicon and Beyond Private Limited to Expand High-Speed SerDes IP Portfolio

Synopsys has announced acquiring Silicon and Beyond Private Limited, which specializes in the provision of high-speed SerDes technology that is used in many heavy data applications like networking, cloud computing and machine learning.... 
Home Sales Rebounding in the U.S. After Strong February

Home Sales Rebounding in the U.S. After Strong February

Despite low numbers early in the New Year, existing-home sales in the U.S. bounced back in February after two consecutive months of decline. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the upward trend reflects a 3 percent... 
Boston Scientific Announces Agreement To Acquire NxThera

Boston Scientific Announces Agreement To Acquire NxThera

Boston Scientific has announced entering an agreement that will see it acquire NxThera. NxThera is privately-owned company with its headquarters in Maple Grove, Minnesota. The company developed the Rezūm® system which it commercialized... 
Google Is Reportedly Buying Light-Field Camera Startup Lytro

Google Is Reportedly Buying Light-Field Camera Startup Lytro

Several sources have indicated that tech giant Google is warming to acquire Lytro. Lytro is an imaging startup company, which mainly deals in light-field technology. Several sources believe this will be an “asset sale” deal and... 
Pfizer To Sell Schizophrenia Experimental Drug To Biogen

Pfizer To Sell Schizophrenia Experimental Drug To Biogen

Pharmaceutical firm Biogen has disclosed that it will acquire an experimental drug developed by Pfizer and which is meant to treat schizophrenia symptoms. Biogen could spend as much as $600 million on the purchase that will see it... 
Production Of Tesla Model 3 Temporarily Suspended Last Month

Production Of Tesla Model 3 Temporarily Suspended Last Month

Electric carmaker Tesla has disclosed that production of its Model 3 was suspended temporarily towards the end of last of month. It was a planned breather and it may lead to an increase in production levels in the near future. The... 
Dropbox Discloses Valuation Target As IPO Nears

Dropbox Discloses Valuation Target As IPO Nears

Cloud storage firm Dropbox has disclosed that its valuation target has been set at between $7 billion to $8 billion and that its shares will range between $16 and $18. This valuation is below the $10 billion price that had been placed... 
GlobalFoundries Alleges Anti-Trust Practices By Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing

GlobalFoundries Alleges Anti-Trust Practices By Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing

The world’s second-biggest contract chipmaker, GlobalFoundries, has sent a request to Chinese regulators asking them to undertake a probe of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, over possible violation of antitrust laws. According... 
Twitter Suspends ‘Tweetdeckers’ As It Moves To Enforce Terms Of Service

Twitter Suspends ‘Tweetdeckers’ As It Moves To Enforce Terms Of Service

Reports indicate that microblogging service Twitter has suspended users who have been gaming the system. According to Buzzfeed, a number of accounts which boast of followers numbering in the millions between them have been suspended.... 
Petrobras Obtains $4.35 Billion In Revolving Credit Facility From Bank Syndicate

Petrobras Obtains $4.35 Billion In Revolving Credit Facility From Bank Syndicate

Brazilian oil giant Petrobras has inked a credit facility amounting to $4.35 billion which is expected to mature five years from now. According to Petrobras the credit facility has been made possible by a syndicate consisting of 17... 
Walmart To Launch Four More Private-Label Apparel Brands

Walmart To Launch Four More Private-Label Apparel Brands

Big box retailer Walmart has announced that it will be unveiling private-label fashion brands numbering four as it looks to take on Amazon and Target who have aggressively ventured into this segment. The private label brand will consist... 
Twitter’s Future In Japan Is Looking Bright

Twitter’s Future In Japan Is Looking Bright

Twitter’s revenues in Japan have grown following the growth in the subscriber base, the improvement of advertising options on the social media platform as well as the growing use of video by both advertisers and users. Earlier in... 
Microsoft And Xiaomi Ink AI And Cloud Computing Partnership Deal

Microsoft And Xiaomi Ink AI And Cloud Computing Partnership Deal

Software maker Microsoft and Chinese device manufacturer Xiaomi have signed a deal which will see the two tech companies partner on hardware services, cloud computing and artificial intelligence. The strategic framework memorandum... 
Apple Will Now Store iCloud Keys For Chinese Users Domestically

Apple Will Now Store iCloud Keys For Chinese Users Domestically

Reports indicate that the cryptographic keys required to unlock an Apple iCloud account belonging to Chinese users will no longer be kept in the U.S. but will now be stored in China. This means that Chinese authorities will find it... 
Deal To Acquire Mackevision By Accenture Concluded

Deal To Acquire Mackevision By Accenture Concluded

Professional services firm Accenture has announced that its acquisition of Mackevision, a Germany-based producer of immersive and 3D-enabled product content. This acquisition is expected to enhance the visualization capabilities of... 
Popular To Buy Wells Fargo’s Banking Assets In Puerto Rico

Popular To Buy Wells Fargo’s Banking Assets In Puerto Rico

U.S. lender Wells Fargo has reached an agreement to dispose of its banking assets in Puerto Rico at a price of approximately $1.7 billion. This comes less than a fortnight since the lender was punished by the Federal Reserve for malpractices... 
TechInsights Discloses Cost Of Building Apple HomePod Speaker

TechInsights Discloses Cost Of Building Apple HomePod Speaker

According to a report released by TechInsights, the cost of building the HomePod speaker is approximately $216. The Apple smart speaker consequently generates profit margins that are thinner compared to other devices such as the iPhone...