As the dust of 2017 begins to settle on this year’s performance, planning for next year’s range of smartphones has already begun, with one of the most anticipated handsets waiting to be released being the Samsung Galaxy S9. November 15, 2017 – Forbes – That launch will dominate the headlines of the digital press. While […]

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Morgan Stanley is proud to announce that Elizabeth Corley has been chosen to join the firm’s Board of Directors at the beginning of 2018. Oct 26, 2017 – Morgan Stanley Ms. Corley, 61, is non-executive Vice Chair of Allianz Global Investors (U.K.) Ltd. Prior to that, she was the global Chief Executive Officer of Allianz […]

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One of the most common viruses in the world passes annually through the US with no fanfare, rarely producing shocking headlines or news footage of health specialists wearing hazmat suits. October 17, 2017 – ScienceNews – While it does not cause any panic when an affected person coughs or seems feverish, before next spring this […]

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Investors from Oppenheimer Funds Inc. and Aberdeen Asset Management are tuning in after the Russian National bank kept their rates unchanged. 18 Sep 2016 – Bloomberg Ruble debt dropped the most in two months after Governor Elvira Nabiullina followed up a widely expected half-point cut to 10 percent with the surprise warning that rates won’t […]

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Micro focus International Plc has signed a deal worth around $8.8bn with Hewlet Packard Enterprise Co. that will acquire some, if not all, of its software segment. 7 Sept 2016 – Bloomberg Hewlett Packard Enterprise will contribute its software businesses in areas such as application delivery management, big data analytics and enterprise security to Micro […]

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Mercedes Benz and Matternet are developing a prototype van that can launch drones for short distance package delivery. 7 Sep 2016 – Tech Crunch The Vision Van’s rooftop serves as a launch and landing pad for Matternet’s new, Matternet M2 drones. The Matternet M2 drones, which are autonomous, can pick up and carry a package […]

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Travis Kalanick, the CEO and Co-founder of Uber, wanted to contract the best engineers in the world to aid him with automating his cars, so he flew to Pittsburgh in 2014 in search of these people. 18 Aug 2016 – Bloomberg The city is home to Carnegie Mellon University’s robotics department, which has produced many […]

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The Reserve Bank of Australia could be constrained to lower the cut rate to 1% in the next year. 9 Aug 2016 – The Guardian Despite already cutting the rate twice in 2016 to unprecedented levels, the central bank faces a scenario where a deteriorating economic outlook brings at least two more reductions. After that […]

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Apollo Global Management has started the process of discussing with Rackspace Hosting about a possible merger with the cloud service provider. 5 Aug 2016 – Reuters Apollo is negotiating a price of more than $3.5 billion for Rackspace, the sources said on Friday. Rackspace has explored a sale several times since it announced it was […]

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There is some good news for space exploration fans: The first private company received permission to land an unmanned spacecraft on the moon. 4 Aug 2016 – IFL Science The company is called Moon Express, and they’re planning to send a small unmanned lander called MX-1E to the Moon in late 2017. They already have […]

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