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.... At one point, he chaired three FTSE 100 businesses – Burberry, the credit-checking company Experian and Standard Chartered bank. At Burberry, he was forced to defend the decision to combine Bailey’s role as chief creative designer with chief executive after Angela Ahrendts quit to run Apple’s retail operations in 2013. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... Switching between accounts isn’t arduous nowadays, and you can leave your original account open while you do it. Going even further, you could keep a password protected Apple iPad at home for banking. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... Perhaps this is why, despite Silicon Valley’s veneer of liberal cosmopolitanism, it has a certain affinity for the president. On Monday, Trump met with top executives from Apple, Amazon, Google and other major tech firms to explore how to “unleash the creativity of the private sector to provide citizen services”, in the words of Jared Kushner. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....” The rest of us call that a politician’s vanity project. Soon we will discover if Apple really is engaged in a cunning plan to undermine the stock market value of Imagination Technologies and then buy the UK designer of graphics processors on the cheap. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....The history of business is littered with the debris of companies that fell prey to hype, usually of their own making. From New Coke to the Apple Newton, many have found that a wave of hype often propels an idea only so far until it is smothered by the heightened expectations it has created. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. Shares in British chip designer Imagination Technologies rallied 20% after the company, which is in dispute with Apple, put itself up for sale. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Mr Kalanick embodied the extreme autocracy – sometimes referred to as the asshole strategy – that sometimes appears to be the hallmark of tech businesses, a culture of sharp elbows, “toe-stepping” and, in Uber’s case, what it called “principled confrontation” with regulators. It broke Apple’s privacy rules by writing its own code. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Hinkley Point C: watchdog confirms fears of political vanity project | Nils Pratley image
....” The rest of us call that a politician’s vanity project. Soon we will discover if Apple really is engaged in a cunning plan to undermine the stock market value of Imagination Technologies and then buy the UK designer of graphics processors on the cheap. ...
Is it safer to use an app or a browser for banking? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of June 2017 09:55:03 AM
.... Switching between accounts isn’t arduous nowadays, and you can leave your original account open while you do it. Going even further, you could keep a password protected Apple iPad at home for banking. ...
Imagination puts itself up for sale amid Apple dispute image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of June 2017 08:03:55 AM
. Shares in British chip designer Imagination Technologies rallied 20% after the company, which is in dispute with Apple, put itself up for sale. ...
Burberry faces upheaval as chairman signals departure image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 06:10:12 PM
.... At one point, he chaired three FTSE 100 businesses – Burberry, the credit-checking company Experian and Standard Chartered bank. At Burberry, he was forced to defend the decision to combine Bailey’s role as chief creative designer with chief executive after Angela Ahrendts quit to run Apple’s retail operations in 2013. ...
The Guardian view on Uber after Kalanick: only window dressing? | Editorial image
....Mr Kalanick embodied the extreme autocracy – sometimes referred to as the asshole strategy – that sometimes appears to be the hallmark of tech businesses, a culture of sharp elbows, “toe-stepping” and, in Uber’s case, what it called “principled confrontation” with regulators. It broke Apple’s privacy rules by writing its own code. ...
How privatization could spell the end of democracy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 08:00:25 AM
.... Perhaps this is why, despite Silicon Valley’s veneer of liberal cosmopolitanism, it has a certain affinity for the president. On Monday, Trump met with top executives from Apple, Amazon, Google and other major tech firms to explore how to “unleash the creativity of the private sector to provide citizen services”, in the words of Jared Kushner. ...
Don't believe the hype: the downside of being the next big thing image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of June 2017 09:00:00 AM
....The history of business is littered with the debris of companies that fell prey to hype, usually of their own making. From New Coke to the Apple Newton, many have found that a wave of hype often propels an idea only so far until it is smothered by the heightened expectations it has created. ...
Life and death in Apple’s forbidden city image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 18th of June 2017 08:30:02 AM
....The sprawling factory compound, all grey dormitories and weather-beaten warehouses, blends seamlessly into the outskirts of the Shenzhen megalopolis. Foxconn’s enormous Longhua plant is a major manufacturer of Apple products. ...
Google 'faces €1bn-plus fine' from EU over market dominance image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 16th of June 2017 10:14:33 AM
....Senior politicians in Paris and Berlin, along with Google’s competitors, have been encouraging Margrethe Vestager, the European commission’s competition commissioner, to take a tough line. It follows the commission’s decision to force Apple to pay Ireland €13bn in unpaid taxes as a consequence of the regulator finding that the tech giant’s tax regime in Ireland had been a form “illegal state aid”. ...
Netflix and Amazon 'will overtake UK cinema box office spending by 2020' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of June 2017 05:01:18 AM
....41bn from cinemagoers. While Apple and Sky have also made inroads with their download services, the rise of streaming has been the biggest competitive challenge to cinemas in recent years. ...
Apple chief: driverless car venture is ‘the mother of all AI projects’ image
. Apple has shed new light on its top-secret driverless car project, as chief executive Tim Cook described the challenge of building autonomous vehicles as “the mother of all” artificial intelligence projects. ...
Tech shares keep sinking amid concerns sector is slowing image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 04:33:15 PM
....Shares in technology companies – the driver behind recent record stock market gains – kept falling on Monday as investors worried the sector was running out of steam. On Friday, the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index, home to Alphabet, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft and others, fell 1. ...
Uber silent on CEO’s future as it adopts Holder proposals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 07:04:16 AM
.... He said his “beliefs and approach to leadership” were “inconsistent” with those of the company. In addition to firing 20 employees, Uber said on Tuesday it was hiring an Apple marketing executive, Bozoma Saint John, to help improve its tarnished brand. ...
Shaken it off! Taylor Swift ends Spotify spat image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 04:21:39 PM
....“We can confirm that Taylor Swift’s entire back catalogue is now available on Spotify for her millions of fans to enjoy,” said Spotify. Swift has also previously attacked Apple Music for not paying artists during its free three-month trial, provoking the company to change its policy. ...
Criminal gang arrested for selling Apple users' private data in China image
. A massive underground criminal operation run by employees of an Apple “domestic direct sales company and outsourcing company” to steal and sell the private data of Apple users has been uncovered in China, according to authorities. ...
How low does Uber have to go before we stop using it? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 8th of June 2017 01:27:04 PM
.... A week later the company announced it would no longer use the tool. Later that month, the company was revealed to have broken Apple’s rules in an effort to fight fraud in China, keeping track of specific devices between reinstalls. ...
Uber fires 20 staff after harassment investigation image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 07:14:58 PM
.... Ms Hornsey is herself relatively new, starting at the company in January. Bozoma Saint John, a former marketing executive at Apple, is also joining Uber as chief brand officer. ...
Rise of the machines: who is the ‘internet of things’ good for? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 04:30:13 AM
.... More elaborate models measure heart rate, breathing, skin temperature and even perspiration. If wearable biometric devices such as Fitbits and Apple Watches are, in theory, aimed at rigorous self-mastery, the colonisation of the domestic environment by similarly networked products and services is intended to deliver a very different experience: convenience. ...
Apple HomePod challenges Amazon image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 5th of June 2017 07:55:55 PM
. Apple has announced a voice-activated loudspeaker powered by its virtual assistant Siri. ...
Should we replace our old iPad 2 with an Amazon Fire? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 3rd of June 2017 05:59:46 AM
....This week’s question:. Our Apple iPad 2 is on its last legs and we need a new tablet. ...
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Jeff Bezos: the 'obsessive' Amazon founder and world's next richest man image
.... Amazon was founded in 1994, when people still referred to the web as the information superhighway. But it is now the fourth most valuable company in the world behind Microsoft, Google’s parent company, Alphabet, and Apple. ...
Paris climate deal: US firms criticise Trump move image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 10:26:59 PM
....Walt Disney chief executive Robert Iger said he too would quit an advisory role, while Goldman Sachs boss Lloyd Blankfein used his first ever tweet to condemn the move. Other big firms, including Morgan Stanley, PepsiCo and Walmart, and major tech firms such as Apple and Google, issued statements on Thursday with several reaffirming their own commitments to protect the environment. ...
Climate clash image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 09:37:48 AM
....Putting aside the financial impact, several business leaders denounced the pull-out of the Paris deal as irresponsible. President Trump's decision was "wrong for our planet" according to Apple chief executive Tim Cook. ...
Premium Bonds winners for June: Are you a lucky winner? image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 08:56:00 AM
....com. There is also a prize checker app available from Apple Store or Google Store. ...
EU targets lawyers and accountants in tax-avoidance clampdown image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 06:24:16 PM
.... Large multinational companies will have to disclose more information about taxes and profits, although precise details are still being hammered out. The commission has investigated state-supported tax avoidance, looking into low taxes paid by McDonald’s in Luxembourg and Apple in Ireland. ...
Amazon shares hit $1,000 for first time image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 03:11:46 PM
....According to consultancy Slice Intelligence, Amazon now accounts for about 43% of all online sales in the US. Amazon is now the fourth-largest US company by market capitalisation, behind Apple, Google owner Alphabet, and Microsoft. ...
Spotify hopes going public will cement streaming as music's future image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 27th of May 2017 10:00:25 AM
....5bn, will officially crown streaming as the future of the music industry. The company’s closest rival, Apple Music, counts 20 million paying users; Tidal, fronted by the rap superstar Jay Z, a little more than 1 million. ...
Tax on test: do Britons pay more than most? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 27th of May 2017 06:00:20 AM
Apple's Jonathan Ive says immigration vital for UK firms image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 25th of May 2017 09:43:14 AM
. The UK must keep its doors open to top talent from around the world if its technology firms are to thrive, Apple's chief designer has told the BBC. ...
Bad sex scenes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of May 2017 11:00:09 PM
.... Every week he and his friends, James Cooper and Alice Levine, discuss and analyse a different chapter of his father's unintentionally funny book, which is called Belinda Blinked. Since its launch in September 2015 the podcast has been a surprise hit, surpassing 50 million downloads worldwide, and regularly dominating Apple's iTunes podcast chart. ...
Apple and Nokia to 'co-operate' after settling patent row image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 23rd of May 2017 11:03:54 AM
. Apple and Nokia have settled a dispute over the use of patented technology in smartphones and agreed to "co-operate". ...
Amazon adds live TV channels to Prime Video image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 22nd of May 2017 11:31:02 PM
....Mr Harrington said it would be difficult for streaming services to offer traditional television services at a competitive price. "In the US, YouTube, Amazon, Apple and Facebook have been vocal about getting TV bundles together, but YouTube is the only one to have done it so far," he told the BBC. ...
Alibaba revenues jump 60% as Chinese growth continues image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 18th of May 2017 04:48:01 PM
....Alibaba's Ant Financial buys MoneyGram for $880m. Alipay takes on Apple in US expansion. ...
Score the best mortgage deals, plus the facts about the pensions triple lock image
....One in three tenants borrow money to pay rent, says Shelter. Samsung Pay launches in UK to take on Apple Pay and Google Android Pay. ...
EU insists trade deals must meet its labour  and competition standards image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 18th of May 2017 06:21:29 AM
.... It argues that Europe has opened the doors to non-Europeans to bid for infrastructure projects, without reciprocal rights to compete in the US, China or Japan. As enforcer of the EU’s competition rules, Vestager has called on Apple to pay a record-breaking €13bn (£11bn) in back taxes to Ireland, after finding the Us tech company had benefitted from a sweetheart deal that gave it an unfair advantage. ...
Anything to declare? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of May 2017 11:01:47 PM
....On a trip to New York Frederic noticed a large price difference between Levi's jeans in France and the US, and the idea was born. Today Worldcraze says it has 10,000 users, with Apple products being the most frequently delivered items. ...
University of Apple  image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 11:03:56 PM
. Computer giant Apple is expanding its supply line of talented young people with digital skills, by doubling the intake of its European academy. ...
Samsung Pay launches in UK to take on Apple Pay and Google Android Pay image
. Samsung has finally launched its contactless mobile payment solution in the UK, almost two years after its chief rival Apple Pay rolled out, and a full year after Android Pay. ...
Global stock markets: what's driving the record rises – and will they continue? image
....The latest set of corporate results on Wall Street were generally positive, with earnings growing at their best quarterly pace in more than five years, according to Thomson Reuters. Technology stocks continue to lead the way, with Apple recently becoming the first US company to be valued at more than $800bn. ...
Lyft strikes self-driving deal with Google's Waymo image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 15th of May 2017 08:23:51 AM
.... It said this arrangement will not be affected by the new deal with Waymo. Other companies working on driverless technology include Tesla and Apple, as well as a number of Chinese technology firms and most US, European and Asian carmakers. ...
Ikea’s solution to peak stuff? Invest in plastics recycling plant image
....Ikea is not alone in this strategy. Apple, for example, has invested in forest in the US to increase the supply of sustainable pulp and paper goods that it needs for packaging. ...
Which? names Richer Sounds and Toolstation as UK's best-rated shops image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 13th of May 2017 07:01:40 AM
....They are not exactly household names, unless you spend your weekends in the shed or fiddling with your surround-sound speakers, but an influential shopper survey has named Toolstation and Richer Sounds as the UK’s most highly-rated shops. The two retailers were ranked joint first, ahead of customer service luminaries Apple and department store chain John Lewis, in the poll of 10,000 shoppers by consumer group Which?. ...
Inside the new Battersea Power Station image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 13th of May 2017 07:00:41 AM
. Pop veteran Sting, celebrity survival expert Bear Grylls and 1,400 Apple office workers will soon be neighbours – living and working alongside each other at Battersea Power Station. ...
Snap shares slide as growth slows image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 08:59:46 PM
.... But Facebook, with its aggressive copying of major features, has Snapchat on the ropes. Evan Spiegel, co-founder and chief executive, said on a conference call the company had been working on performance improvements and promoting its Android app, which could offer more growth globally compared with Apple's iOS. ...
Smirnoff owner Diageo to pay HMRC £107m in 'Google tax' crackdown image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 06:54:14 PM
....Osborne described the Google tax deal as a “major success”, but was accused of being too soft on multinationals and the agreement has drawn close attention from Brussels. The European commission ordered Apple to pay a record €13bn (£11bn) in back taxes to Ireland last August, after a three-year investigation into Apple’s complex tax dealings. ...
Apple becomes first company worth $800bn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 05:14:47 AM
. Apple has become the first company in history to top the $800bn mark in market capitalisation, slightly more than two years after it crossed the $700bn threshold. ...
BA flight grounded after bird found flapping around in cockpit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of May 2017 05:04:48 PM
....A spokeswoman for BA said: “When it comes to flying, we’re the experts, so it’s not surprising this bird wanted to hitch a ride on one of our 12 daily flights to New York. We could not help him out this time, but after a short delay we made sure our non-feathered customers got to the Big Apple as soon as we could. ...
China's Alipay takes on Apple in US expansion image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of May 2017 07:30:05 AM
.... . It follows a small trial in California and New York, and brings Alipay into direct competition with the likes of ApplePay, Android Pay and PayPal. ...
Streaming and Ed Sheeran the right tune for Warner Music image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 8th of May 2017 05:19:53 PM
.... . The rise of paid subscription services from the likes of Spotify and Apple Music have been behind the rise in digital revenues. ...
Warren Buffett: cutting jobs is standard capitalist formula image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 8th of May 2017 03:52:00 PM
.... At the time, the marriage of the two companies raised fears for the workforce because of the ruthless approach 3G took when it controlled Heinz – replacing 11 of the 12 top bosses and cutting thousands of jobs. Buffett was speaking to CNBC after his annual meeting at the weekend of shareholders in Berkshire Hathway, which owns stakes in a wide range of companies including Coca-Cola, IBM, Apple and Wells Fargo. ...
Hello Arizona   image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 4th of May 2017 11:27:10 PM
Drone home: Amazon to triple R&D staff at Cambridge base image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 4th of May 2017 04:06:16 PM
....Amazon’s investment in research and development comes as the tech giants vie for ascendancy in the developing market for digital assistants. Amazon’s Alexa is up against Google Home and Apple’s Siri, all of which allow users to check the weather, order shopping or control home heating and entertainment systems in the their homes using voice control. ...
Apple reports surprise drop in iPhones sales, again image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of May 2017 11:06:10 PM
. Apple reported a surprise fall in iPhone sales for the second quarter on Tuesday, suggesting that customers had delayed purchases in anticipation of the 1oth-anniversary edition launch of the company’s core product. ...
Apple's iPhone sales in surprise drop image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of May 2017 09:23:51 PM
. Apple sold fewer iPhones than a year ago in the first three months of 2017, the company said in its latest results. ...
Samsung self-driving cars take fight to Apple, Uber and Google's Waymo image
. Samsung is stepping up its plans for self-driving cars to rival former Google project Waymo, Uber and Apple, bringing the key players from the battle for smartphone dominance to the brave new world of autonomous vehicles. ...
Premium Bonds winners for May: Are you a lucky winner?  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of May 2017 09:41:00 AM
....com. There is also a prize checker app available from Apple Store or Google Store. ...
Cycling fashion outfit Rapha plots route into the fast lane image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 1st of May 2017 01:44:14 PM
....Like an overweight mamil, Rapha’s head office in a converted warehouse in north London is bursting at the seams, and an injection of new funds would presumably accelerate the search for larger premises. Inside, the white-painted brick walls are adorned with cycling memorabilia, while the reception cum coffee bar buzzes like an Apple store. ...
Apple’s addiction to iPhone shows no sign of waning image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 30th of April 2017 06:00:21 AM
. A vision of the near future: you’re in your driverless Apple vehicle, heading for the new-look Apple Store whose Genius Groves provide space for business meetings, while watching Apple’s exclusive Carpool Karaoke video series on your Apple TV. ...
Fangs: the lightning rise of Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 08:00:25 AM
.... Amazon Web Services makes more profit selling cloud computing services to other companies than it does selling things to you or me, and Google Cloud makes almost as much money doing the same thing to its own startups. None of Fangs have reached the astronomical levels of profitability seen at Apple, which has mastered the art of building expensive technology and selling it for eye-watering levels of profit. ...
Qualcomm says Apple withholding royalty payments amid legal row image
. Qualcomm, the largest maker of mobile phone chips, has cut its profit forecast, warning investors that Apple is withholding royalty payments amid a legal battle. ...
'Pawternity' leave image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 11:08:29 PM
...."A deeper question that each individual organisation needs to answer is: does the benefit bring ROI [return on investment']? Will it have any long-lasting benefits for the company?" she says. Other employee perk schemes that have made the headlines in recent years include Apple and Facebook offering to pay for egg freezing for their female employees, while Netflix allows staff to take up to a year's parental leave. ...
The Guardian view on Apple-Uber affair: reasons to tame Silicon Valley | Editorial image
.... Even if their email was notionally anonymised, this use of it was not something the users had bargained for. Beyond that, it keeps track of the phones that have been used to summon its services even after the original owner has sold them, attempting this with Apple’s phones even thought it is forbidden by the company. ...
Colour me image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 11:08:21 PM
....Getting it right can help boost sales. Apple iPhones, KitchenAid mixers, Beats headphones, Kate Spade and The Cambridge Satchel Company have all used colour to make themselves stand out from competitors. ...
Stock markets surge to new highs ahead of Trump's tax reform plan image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 05:35:25 PM
....The biggest gains on Tuesday came from the US, with the technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite breaking the 6,000 barrier for the first time, 17 years after it first reached 5,000 during the height of the dotcom boom. The index was boosted by technology giants such as Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, Google and Facebook, which will be among the main beneficiaries of any Trump tax reforms. ...
How streaming saved the music: global industry revenues hit £12bn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 04:55:19 PM
....In its early years, streaming was derided by many musicians and observers as the final nail in the industry’s coffin. However, with 112 million paying subscribers to services such as Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal, which ensured growth in streaming revenue went up by more than 60% last year, it has now been hailed as the saviour of music. ...
Reacting to technological threats isn't enough – we need to plan for them | Michael Boskin image
....What do the leaks of unflattering email from the Democratic National Committee’s hacked servers during the 2016 US presidential election campaign and the deafening hour-long emergency warning siren in Dallas, Texas, have in common? It’s the same thing that links the North Korean nuclear threat and terrorist attacks in Europe and the US: all represent the down sides of tremendously beneficial technologies – risks that increasingly demand a robust policy response. The growing contentiousness of technology is exemplified in debates over so-called net neutrality and disputes between Apple and the FBI over unlocking suspected terrorists’ iPhones. ...
Disney, the Gap and Pepsi urged to quit US Chamber of Commerce image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 24th of April 2017 11:00:17 AM
....In 2009, the chamber called for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to hold “the Scopes monkey trial of the 21st century” – a trial that put creationist theory up against evolutionary science – in order to discuss humanity’s role in climate change. That same year, Apple and the utility companies Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and Excelon left the chamber, citing its anti-environmental advocacy. ...
Uber broke Apple’s iOS privacy rules and Tim Cook wasn't happy about it image
. Uber broke Apple’s privacy rules in its iOS app in an effort to catch Chinese fraudsters, resulting in chief executive Travis Kalanick being hauled in to Cupertino for a personal dressing down from Tim Cook, it has been revealed. ...
The new status symbol: it’s not what you spend – it’s how hard you work image
.... Today’s top executives are devoted work-worshippers, nearly to the point of perversity. Apple CEO Tim Cook told Time that he begins his day at 3. ...
Braced for Brexit image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 08:44:19 PM
....The pound has fallen in value in the wake of last June's referendum outcome. The leading music streaming services, from Sweden's Spotify to US-based Apple Music, are all multinational firms whose pricing policies are decided elsewhere. ...
Nasdaq hits new high on tax cut hopes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 11:46:41 PM
.... . Companies posting gains of more thab 1% on Nasdaq included Apple, Facebook, Netflix and Starbucks. ...
Zuckerberg addresses 'Facebook killing' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 06:19:46 PM
....The changes include:. Messenger has also added the ability to include Spotify extensions, allowing music to be shared and played within chats, and said Apple Music would also be supported shortly. ...
Guardians of the home image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 17th of April 2017 11:15:19 PM
.... . The connected home security market is expanding fast, with companies such as Withings, Nest, D-Link, Netgear, Philips, Panasonic - not to mention the tech behemoths Apple, Amazon and Samsung - all offering an expanding array of internet-connected smart gadgets, from thermostats to motion-sensitive cameras with infrared and audio capability. ...
Internet pioneer Robert Taylor dies image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 17th of April 2017 03:11:19 PM
.... It was networked, controlled by a ball-driven mouse and used a graphical user interface (Gui). Steve Jobs and others from Apple were given an early look, and it went on to inspire them to create the Apple Lisa and later the Apple Mac. ...
Music industry goes to war with YouTube image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of April 2017 03:00:05 PM
....”. However the IFPI, the global recording industry body, claims that with 800 million music users, YouTube is paying little more than $1 per user for the entire year: “This pales in comparison with the revenue generated by other services, from Apple to Deezer to Spotify. ...

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