Yahoo

Yahoo Board to Decide Future of the Company

This week, a series of meetings have been planned by the Yahoo Inc.’s board to consider selling off the declining internet business of the company and make a decision about what to do with most of the company’s valuable stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, the Chinese e-commerce leader. Sessions will begin from Wednesday onwards ...
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Facebook

Facebook to Enable Safety Check More Widely

The largest social network activated its Safety Check tool during the terrorist attacks that occurred in Paris on Friday, which helped a lot of people in assuring their friends and family about their safety. Amidst criticism from other countries, Facebook said that it would activate it more widely. Nevertheless, deciding when to activate the Safety ...
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Tech News

Qualcomm Continues to Struggle in China

Last week, Qualcomm’s investors got spooked due to the company’s inability to sign deals with some of the biggest handset makers in China and its share price had tumbled on Thursday by 15% before making a 5% recovery on Friday. Two of the biggest smartphone makers in the world, Lenovo Group Ltd. and Xiaomi Corp ...
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Twitter

Twitter Shares Fall Amidst Revenue Concerns

Jack Dorsey, Chief Executive Officer at Twitter Inc. received his first report card on Tuesday and investors weren’t pleased with the results he has gotten. Soft quarterly user growth was reported by the microblogging platform for its social media service and the forecast issued for the holiday season was quite gloomy. This has given rise ...
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Tech News

Intel Investing $50 Million in Quantum Computers

Intel Corp has decided to take a break from conventional electronics and instead join the race for the development of Quantum computers aimed at finding solutions to problems that are way beyond the reach of hardware available these days. According to the chip giant, around $50 million will be invested in a 10-year collaboration of ...
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Sony

Sony Aims for Sales and Client Growth

Sony Corp wishes to diversity its customer base for image sensors and go beyond its top client, Apple, Inc. A senior executive discussed this objective on Tuesday even as the company is waiting for orders from the iPhone maker that would gave its sales a 20% boost in this fiscal year. In recent years, sensors ...
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Google

Google Loses to LinkedIn in Headquarters Battle

Early this year, some renderings had been unveiled by Google of several tent-like and clear buildings called ‘Googleplex’, which would serve as a replacement for its current headquarters in Silicon Valley. It seems that the idea may not go far from renderings as the company’s expansion plans have just suffered a serious blow. The Mountain ...
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Google

Google is Now Embedding Engineers as Professors

Alanna Walton, a Howard University freshman, knew there was something different about the professor taking her introduction to computer science course. The African-American woman was named Sabrina and she stayed in the office till 2.am. If that wasn’t strange enough, she had another title, which was Google in Residence. Alanna had already selected computer science ...
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