Mercedes-Benz laid out Thursday a 40 billion-euro ($47B) plan to become an electric-only automaker by the end of the decade, a target that will push the company to become more vertically integrated, train its workforce and secure the batteries needed to power its products.
Three months ago, Mastercard invested $100 million in Airtel Mobile Commerce BV (AMC BV) — the mobile money business of telecom Airtel Africa. This was two weeks after it also received $200 million from TPG’s Rise Fund. Today,
If this coalition gets all the relationships right, doesn’t get greedy and understands that there is a social good component here, this could be as impactful as the SAFE was.
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Last quarter, Chromebooks saw 275% year-over-year growth up to 12 million units. The figure isn’t quite as unwieldy for Q2, but a 75% year-over-year growth is still extremely respectable, with the category hitting 11.9 million shipments, per the latest figures from research firm, Canalys.
Varda Space Industries has raised a $42 million Series A to bring to manufacturing a key capability that can only be found off-world: microgravity. The eight-month-old startup is looking to establish its first manufacturing facility in space as early as 2023, and by doing so,
As companies grow, their security and reliability needs evolve. When working with large customers, having empathy for these needs will go a long way.
Pinterest’s shares had popped last week when Snap posted its best quarter in four years, as investors were betting Pinterest’s image-based social app would also see a return in advertiser spending. Those expectations now appear to be correct,
DeepMind and several research partners have released a database containing the 3D structures of nearly every protein in the human body, as computationally determined by the breakthrough protein folding system demonstrated last year, AlphaFold.
"You may think that the message is boring because you've said it once. But repetition never spoils the prayer."
With a couple of generations of wireless earbuds under its belt, OnePlus finally has the AirPods Pro — and the rest of the premium market — in its sights. As part of an event today that also includes the launch of its budget Nord 2, the company officially announced the OnePlus Buds Pro.
Samsung’s freshly unleashed flagship handset has some alluring new features, and the company has cut down nicely on the bloated software. Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/reviews/mobile-phones/samsung-galaxy-s5-review/
In the final weeks before his death, acclaimed graphic designer Massimo Vignelli received over 1000 letters from fans thanking him for his inspiration. Thanks to the New York Times, we can see a beautiful video of Vignelli reading a few of those letters.Read more...
Following the bell today, Qualcomm announced its fiscal third quarter financial performance, including revenue of $5.83 billion and adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.99. Using normal accounting methods, the firm earned a slimmer $0.73 per share.
The strongest hurricane ever recorded is edging closer to landfall along the Pacific coast of Mexico, and an astronaut in space captured an amazing photo of the beast of a storm Friday.
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The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are monsters, plain and simple. Look at them and try denying it. The Michael Bay-produced 2014 reboot of the classic franchise brings the turtles to life as hulking CGI creatures in a modern New York City. SEE ALSO:
There’s something bleak and yet strangely mesmerizing about just how well the ad dodges all attempts to annihilation. This user’s struggle is our struggle. Read more...