Tag: business

Dec 01 2018

Saudi crown prince reportedly sent at least 11 messages to adviser who oversaw Khashoggi killing around time of his death – Business Insider

(Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images) Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sent at least 11 messages to the adviser who oversaw the effort to kill Jamal Khashoggi in the hours around the journalist’s killing, according to a Wall Street Journal report. According to a classified CIA report obtained by The Wall Street Journal, the crown […]

Nov 29 2018

Apple told investors not to worry about iPhone sales — but now it seems worried about them – Business Insider

Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, which has sent mixed signals lately on how much investors should worry about how many devices it’s selling.AP Apple essentially told investors earlier this month that they shouldn’t worry any longer about how many iPhones, iPads, or Macs it sells. That worried investors a lot, and they sold off the […]

Nov 29 2018

Wedbush's Daniel Ives is bullish on Apple's services business – Business Insider

Daniel Ives wants you to know that he’s still bullish on Apple. But even his outlook on the iPhone maker isn’t as rosy today as it was just a few weeks ago. In a research note on Wednesday, Ives, a financial analyst for Wedbush and a longtime bull on Apple’s stock, slashed his price target […]

Nov 28 2018

LG announces yet another 'organizational change' in the hope of a mobile business turnaround – Phone Arena

LG has had a rather hectic year in terms of high-end smartphone releases, pretty much throwing everything at the wall in the hope something would stick. While the V40 ThinQ, V35 ThinQ, and even G7 ThinQ are undeniably solid handsets, their box office potential was no doubt hindered by this apparent lack of focus, as […]

Nov 24 2018

Small Business Saturday, Brexit agreement, Kim Porter funeral: 5 things to know this weekend

Editors USA TODAY Published 4:32 AM EST Nov 24, 2018 It’s time to support your local businesses, museums You cooked. You ate. You cleaned. You watched football and parades. On Black Friday, you braved crowds for sales. Now, the weekend is here to support small businesses. Nine years ago, Small Business Saturday was added to the Thanksgiving week […]

Nov 21 2018

Weary of Black Friday? Enjoy 'Brick' Friday with a First-Time-Ever Free YouTube Showing of “The LEGO® Movie” and Catch the Trailer for Its Hotly Anticipated Sequel – Business Wire

BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–YouTube and Warner Bros. Pictures announce an awesome alternative to the post-Thanksgiving Black Friday stress this year with a special, one-day-only offer, marking the first time in its history YouTube has rolled out a full-length movie within an ad. For 24 hours on Friday, November 23, the day after Turkey Day, anyone checking […]

Nov 16 2018

Zuckerberg vs. Cook: CEOs continue their subtle feud over business philosophies

In context: It is no secret that Apple CEO Tim Cook and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg are not friends. They have traded backhanded insults and indirect jabs for years. Part of the conflict comes from the differing philosophies. Namely: how to make money off a free product versus a sold product. While Tim Cook’s barbs […]

Nov 15 2018

Business leaders welcome cabinet Brexit approval as markets remain wary

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Business leaders welcome cabinet Brexit approval as markets remain wary  The Guardian The Best Bad Brexit Deal  Wall Street Journal UK Cabinet Backs Theresa May’s Brexit Plan  New York Times Full coverage Source link

Oct 25 2018

Snapchat loses 2M more users but shares pop 8% as business improves

Snapchat continued to shrink in Q3 2018 but its business is steadily improving. Snapchat’s daily active user count shrank again by 1 percent to 186 million, down from 188M and a negatve 1.5 percent growth rate in Q2, though user count is still up 5 percent year-over-year. Snapchat earned $298 million in revenue with an […]

Oct 24 2018

Alexa for Business opens up to third-party device makers

Last year, Amazon announced a new initiative, Alexa for Business, designed to introduce its voice assistant technology and Echo devices into a corporate setting. Today, it’s giving the platform a big upgrade by opening it up to device makers who are building their own solutions that have Alexa built-in. The change came about based on […]