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Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

Alibaba the Chinese online ecommerce juggernaut, headed by Jack Ma, could soon reclaim the title of world’s most valuable online retailer; a position now held by the Jeff Bezos controlled Amazon. This as Alibaba’s stock rose nearly 5% to an all-time high today after the company reported sales and profits for its second quarter that […]

Nokia 8 Pushing What It Calls The “Bothie” As The Next Evolution Of The Selfie

Nokia 8 Pushing What It Calls The “Bothie” As The Next Evolution Of The Selfie

Nokia has launched their most important new handset, The Nokia 8, marking the culmination of efforts to bring the once world-beating Finnish telecoms brand into the modern smartphone era dominated by Samsung, Apple and China’s Huawei. The Nokia 8 is pushing what it calls the “bothie” as the next evolution of the selfie, using Nokia’s […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

What A Scandal, Shonda Rhimes Leaves ABC, Disney For Netflix, As Apple Steps Up Its Game

In a move further demonstrating the power of content in the ongoing subscription streaming battle, Netflix announced this week that it had signed Shonda Rhimes, the prolific television hitmaker, to an exclusive overall deal. Ms. Rhimes, the creator of “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” — hits for ABC — will bring Shondaland to Netflix in what […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

Analysts Are Focusing On The Wrong Metrics For SnapChat – Evan Spiegel

Snap share prices are plunging as bigger than expected losses pushed share prices in the company behind Snapchat, down as much as 17 per cent. Slowing user growth and a cautious third-quarter outlook helped fuel the drop, but chief executive Evan Spiegel remained positive, telling analysts they were focusing on the wrong metrics. The site […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

Average Earnings Of FTSE 100 Chief Executives Dropped 17 Per Cent To $4.5m In 2016,

The chief executives of Britain’s biggest listed companies saw their pay fall on average by nearly £1m last year, following pressure from investors and politicians over the generous packages.  The average earnings of FTSE 100 chief executives dropped 17 per cent to $4.5m in 2016, according to an analysis by the Chartered Institute of Personnel […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

Amazon Owner Jeff Bezos Back At #2 World’s Richest Man

Amazon owner Jeff Bezos briefly overtook Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates to become the world’s richest man after the value of his stake rose above $85bn.  Amazon’s shares sunk in after-market trading after posting profits at a seven-quarter low. Employees at the leading tech groups are seeing a boom in their stock-based pay unrivalled since the […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

AT&T Still Awaiting Regulatory Approval On Its US$85.4 Billion Merger Deal With Time Warner

Randall Stephenson, chairman and chief executive officer of AT&T, in a statement released this week, said AT&T is still awaiting regulatory approval on its US$85.4 billion merger deal with Time Warner Inc, which he continues to expect to close by the end of the year. This as the number of streaming services is growing rapidly […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

Alphabet Exploring More Personalised Search Options

Alphabet the parent company of Google had its worst year-on-year fall in profits since the 2008 financial crisis. The company reported that its income fell more than a quarter after it was hit by the European Commission with a $2.7bn fine for abusing market dominance. Alphabet is also said to be exploring more personalised search […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

A Future Where Everyone And Everything Is Connected To The Internet – Son

Masayoshi Son, head of the Japanese holding company SoftBank, says he sees a future where everyone and everything is connected to the internet, traffic accidents don’t happen and robots are smarter than humans — and that this is a good thing. Ahead of a speech in Tokyo, the company announced almost half a billion dollars’ […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

Netflix Shares Pushing Beyond US$183.00 As Subscribers Worldwide Hit 104 Million

Netflix the internet video streaming service now has more subscribers outside the US than in its home market, crossing the symbolic milestone of 100 million members. Investors responded by sending Netflix shares up more than 13 percent to US$183.60 after the company reported that it had beaten forecasts and attracted 5.2 million new subscribers worldwide, […]

Jack Ma Alibaba May Soon Reclaim Title Of World’s Most Valuable Online Retailer; A Position Now Held By The Jeff Bezos Controlled Amazon.

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