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California Approves New Rules Allowing Driverless Cars That Do Not Require A Human Operator

California has approved broad new rules allowing driverless cars that do not require a human operator to sit behind the wheel. Until now, a human had always been present to take over in the event of emergency, a requirement that pushed some Silicon Valley companies to start testing outside their home state. Critics say it […]

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Comcast Offers $31bn In Cash For European Broadcaster Sky

In a media merger merry-go-round, Comcast of the US has offered $31bn in cash for the European broadcaster Sky. The offer represents a 16 per cent premium to an existing offer from 21st Century Fox, for the Murdoch empire to acquire the 61 per cent of Sky it does not already own. Since that offer […]

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Ramaphosa Brings Back Nhlanhla Nene As South Africa’s Finance Minister

South Africa’s president, Cyril Ramaphosa, made sweeping changes to his cabinet, bringing Nhlanhla Nene back as finance minister more than two years after his late-night firing rocked the rand. Nene served as deputy finance minister before taking over the post of finance chief from Pravin Gordhan in 2014 and won the respect of investors before […]

Global Smartphone Boom May Have Peaked – IMF

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ – Built for the Way We Communicate Today

Samsung Electronics is looking to reclaim its number one spot from Apple, this with the introduction of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, the smartphones that according to the company reimagine the way consumers communicate, share and experience the world. DJ Koh, president and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics commenting on […]

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Is Evan Spiegel, Creator of Snapchat, The Highest-Paid US Chief Executive Of 2017 With Total Remuneration Of $638m?

Evan Spiegel, the billionaire creator of Snapchat, is likely to be crowned the highest-paid US chief executive of 2017. His total remuneration has hit $638m. The news came the same day that shares tumbled after celebrity Kylie Jenner tweeted her displeasure with the app. The tweet is said to have wiped more than $1bn from […]

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Beijing Government Seizes Control of Anbang, Owner of Landmark Hotel Waldorf Astoria in New York

Chinese regulators have taken control of conglomerate Anbang Insurance Group, the Chinese owner of landmark hotel Waldorf Astoria in New York, and said the company’s former chairman would be prosecuted for economic crimes. It marks a setback for one of the country’s most acquisitive groups and its wealthy founder Wu Xiaohui, who started Anbang with […]

Global Smartphone Boom May Have Peaked – IMF

Microsoft And Qualcomm Pitching Computers That Mix Elements Of Tablets And Smartphones.

Microsoft Corp. and Qualcomm Inc. are pitching computers that mix elements of tablets and smartphones. That means, in principle, people will soon be able to buy a device that works like a familiar Windows laptop, but with the slimmer and lighter form of a tablet computer plus the built-in cellular connections and long battery life […]

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Vodafone To Test World’s First Air Traffic Control System For Drones Over A Mobile Network

Vodafone is to test the world’s first air traffic control system for drones over a mobile network. The industry wants to take a central role in developing a framework to integrate drones safely into international airspace. The telecoms company will work with the European Aviation Safety Agency on the tests, to take place in Germany […]

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Schneider Electric included on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies 2018 list

• The company now ranks fifth in the electronics industry, up three places on 2017. • This latest accolade reflects Schneider Electric’s commitment to innovation and sustainability, and the meaningful purpose provided to employees. • Schneider Electrics operates in over 100 countries around the world including Jamaica and other Caribbean Islands. Schneider Electric, the leader […]

Global Smartphone Boom May Have Peaked – IMF