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Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage at the 2019 Stanford University commencement ceremony to deliver an address that hammered the tech industry over privacy practices and a failure to account for leaks and hacks.
E3 2019 is in the books. And while the convention brought plenty of new video game announcements and updates to salivate over for the next few months, it also left plenty of questions — particularly when it comes to cloud gaming. Yahoo Finance's Tech Editor Dan Howley joined 'The Final Round' to discuss.
Stanley Chen will become managing director of Greater China sales, the company said Monday, taking up a post Scott Beaumont vacated after he was appointed Google’s Asia-Pacific president in March. The incoming executive, who will be based in Shanghai, had been general manager of its Taiwan business for eight years. Google takes in about 15% of its annual revenue from the Asia Pacific even though it pulled its search engine from the world’s No. 2 economy around 2010, citing censorship.
Google has appointed Stanley Chen, who previously ran the US tech group’s Taiwan operations, to head its China business — plugging a key gap in the top layer of its Asian management. to fill the top Asia Pacific role vacated by Mr Temsamani.
The fear in Silicon Valley is that antitrust investigations of big tech will blunt momentum of an industry that powers the U.S. economy. But history tells us another story.
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) started out as a simple website for Harvard students to connect with their schoolmates. It then became the coolest place for college kids to hangout. By December 2006, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) was already open to everybody and it boasted 12 million users. Over the last decade, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has transitioned from being a […]
Huawei Technologies Co. is preparing for a 40% to 60% drop in international smartphone shipments as the Trump administration’s blacklisting hammers one of the Chinese tech giant’s most important businesses. China’s largest technology company is crunching internal estimates and exploring options including pulling the latest model of its marquee overseas label, the Honor 20, people familiar with the matter say.
The U.S. continues to be the world's top military spender by far, at $619 billion in 2018. China is a distant second at $250 billion but it's moving fast.
As federal regulators sharpen their focus on big tech, expect to see and hear more from Rep. Ro Khanna, a Silicon Valley congressman who is shaping legislation with a Republican counterpart that is tantamount to an internet Bill of Rights.
If federal regulators are serious about prosecuting Big Tech icons for antitrust practices, they’ll probably have to redefine what constitutes a monopoly in the industry.
Investors might want to think twice before dismissing potential antitrust probes of Big Tech as a temporary concern.
With patience and skill, Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman helped build an alternative-investment powerhouse that soon will be available to a much larger universe of investors.
U.S. lawmakers should avoid breaking up tech giants because the country needs them to compete globally in areas like artificial intelligence, Google's CEO said in an interview this week.
Google will begin moving into its space at Saltillo in East Austin next year and at Block 185 in 2023.
Times have changed, and the public is less excited about product announcements than they were a decade ago.