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News Releases

  • Hey, Mom, Why Do You Have Five TV Remotes?
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    Young, tech-savvy adults struggle to work the collection of remote control devices at their parents’ house; “you’ll get picture but not sound.”
  • Silicon Valley's Stock Exchange Meets SEC Roadblock
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    The Long-Term Stock Exchange—a market for the nation’s hottest startups–was opposed by a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission.
  • Amazon, With Little Fanfare, Emerges as Advertising Giant
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    Its push is happening online, on devices such as FireTV and on delivery boxes, challenging the big ad sellers, including Facebook, Google and TV networks. Marketers are conflicted between wanting the company’s data and fearing it as a competitor.
  • Huawei to Complete Network Project Despite Opposition
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    Chinese telecom giant Huawei will complete construction of an internet network in Papua New Guinea despite opposition from Australia, Japan and the U.S., after the Pacific nation dismissed cyberspying worries.
  • Microsoft on Verge of Retaking Apple's Market Cap Crown
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    The software giant is on the verge of retaking Apple’s market cap crown.
  • A New Kind of Lender Secretly Tracks Your Car to Make Sure You Pay Up
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    In China, a new type of internet loan comes with a catch: lenders can track your car’s whereabouts and can seize it if you fail to make payments.
  • It's Official: China's E-Commerce King Is a Communist
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    China’s E-Commerce king, Jack Ma, was identified as a Communist Party member by the People’s Daily in a list of people credited with helping modernize China’s economy.
  • NASA's InSight Spacecraft Lands Safely on Mars
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    NASA engineers celebrated as the $828 million InSight lander signaled a safe landing on Mars, where it will take the pulse of the Red Planet by monitoring seismic waves from quakes and meteor strikes.
  • United Tech to Break Itself Into Three Companies
    published on November 27th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    The industrial conglomerate has decided to separate itself into three independent companies, breaking apart one of America’s last industrial conglomerates.
  • Apple's App Store Under Fire in Supreme Court Case
    published on November 26th, 2018 at 12:56 PM
    The tech giant’s exclusive market for selling iPhone apps came under fire at the Supreme Court, as justices considered whether consumers can proceed with a lawsuit claiming the company has an illegal monopoly.