As tablet sales tank, Apple finds iPad success from an unlikely source
Apple has long been hailed as a little more consumer friendly than the likes of Android, but as sales of the iPad tumble, it looks like demand for the tablet may be coming from a slightly unexpected source — businesses.
Despite pledge to boost diversity, Apple’s numbers have barely budged in past year
Apple may be all about diversity on the surface, but the numbers show that the company hasn’t made strides in becoming more diverse over the last year — its leadership is still overwhelmingly comprised of white men.
13 Things mentally strong people don't do
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Gaming market explodes for $91 billion in 2016, led by mobile and PC games
The gaming market continued to grow in 2016, with mobile gaming leading and PC gaming coming in a close second. Virtual reality gaming was held back by high prices of hardware and esports and video content continued to grow.
Apple reportedly in talks to manufacture devices in India
The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple was in talks with the Indian government to manufacture its products in India.
Trump meets tech industry leaders, with one notable absence
Tech industry execs from companies including Apple, Facebook, and Amazon descended upon Trump Tower on Wednesday to meet with President-elect Donald Trump. But there was one notable web giant that surprisingly didn’t receive an RSVP.
Top 5 social media trends for businesses in 2017
These new developments might change how you use social media.
Researchers identify ‘brute force’ method of stealing credit card information
Researchers at Newcastle University have published a paper detailing how brute force methodology could be used to figure out credit card payment information from the first six digits of a card number alone.
Lack of sleep takes big bite out of world economies
Too little shut-eye can have far-reaching effects -- even financial ones, a new report says.
China to Trump: Don’t be ‘naive,’ or iPhone sales could suffer
China is taking a stance against Trump. In a piece published Monday by the state-run Global Times, the newspaper said that the incoming U.S. president would be "naive" to engage in a trade war with China.
Ireland will bring the fight over Apple taxes all the way to the EU Court
It looks like the fight between Ireland, Apple, and the EU is only set to escalate -- Ireland is prepared to bring that fight to EU courts. An order from the European Commission states Ireland charge Apple $14.5 billion in back taxes.
Facebook’s earnings smashed forecasts, so why did its stock suddenly tumble?
Facebook reported its latest quarterly data. Revenue climbed, profits soared, user numbers jumped, so why on earth did its stock value suddenly tumble?\
The simple life: Generation Z and millennial freelancers head to the country
Freelancers are increasing as a percentage of U.S. workers. Technology enables them to work from rural areas, a trend not lost on millennials and Generation Z, who are operating as freelancers at a greater percentage than other generations.
Apple beats fourth-quarter revenue estimates, but sees iPhone sales fall
Apple beat Wall Street expectations in almost every area for its fourth-quarter earnings. Beating expectations, however, does not mean growth, and the company's iPhone sales continue to fall.
Nissan completes acquisition of 34-percent stake in Mitsubishi
It’s official: Nissan is now the largest shareholder of Mitsubishi Motors, the beleaguered carmaker whose fortunes slid further into the gutter earlier this year when officials admitted that the company cheated on fuel-economy tests in its home country of Japan.
Twitter takeover roundup: Who’s interested in acquiring the social media giant?
Will Twitter be snapped up by a larger corporation later this month?
T-Mobile CEO John Legere can’t stop laughing at Verizon and its Yahoo purchase
The vocal T-Mobile CEO John Legere, who's known for his opinions (and his willingness to share them) recently told Business Insider that he finds competitor Verizon's current situation with their recent Yahoo purchase "hilarious."
Cord cutters may cost cable companies $1 billion over the next year
As costs for premium television subscriptions have risen by about 40 percent over the last five years, it appears as it more consumers will be cutting the cord in favor of streaming video.
Netflix’s latest bout of bad news sends stock plummeting — again
It’s been a rough few months for Netflix shareholders, and a recent quarterly earnings report didn’t help.
Samsung is investing $1.2 billion in the Internet of Things
Samsung has been a leader in the internet of things space for some time now, but it looks like the company is set to get even more serious about the space — so much so that it’s going to invest a whopping $1.2 billion in the U.S. over the next four years on research and development into connecting everyday devices.
Facebook and Microsoft may offer equal pay, but women in tech still earn less
Facebook and Microsoft have come out and said they offer equal pay for their employees regardless of gender — but what about the rest of Silicon Valley? New data from a job recruiting startup doesn’t paint a promising picture for women in tech.
Google wants to replace your password with your smartphone
Google's testing a new method of log in that relies on your smartphone for authentication. It does away with passwords entirely, except in instances where your phone is inaccessible.
On Facebook at work? Turns out, that should be the least of employers’ concerns
According to a recent survey conducted by Bamboo HR, technological innovations haven't affected the way in which we steal time from our jobs. Really, we're just making lots of water cooler breaks.
How you should shop on Black Friday, according to Google
A new font of wisdom from Google provides some insights on when to shop, where to shop, and of course, how to plan ahead. Here are a few pro tips to help you do Black Friday better.
Requesting ‘Do Not Track’ settings? Companies are just laughing in your face
Do Not Track requests are just that and only that -- requests. And according to the Federal Communications Commission, they're requests that don't have to be, and often aren't, honored.
MasterCard wants to put a digital wallet into everything you own
MasterCard wants to turn every device into a credit card with its secure mobile payment technology and NFC. The company partnered with Ringly, Nymi, TrackR, GM, and a fashion designer to turn connected devices into payment devices.
Want a great work-life balance? Consider one of these 25 careers
If being able to leave your work at work (or do your work from home) is key to your professional satisfaction, you may want to consider a career on Glassdoor's list of 25 Best Jobs For Work-Life Balance.
Look out Apple Music, Facebook is launching its own music streamer
Facebook will develop a "Spotify-style audio streaming service" to compete with Apple Music, Spotify, and others. The service is in early stages, and will be linked to an ad-supported music video platform as well.
Mozilla describes plan to tempt users back to Firefox
Mozilla Firefox once looked like the browser to beat, but in recent years it has lost considerable ground to Google Chrome.
Realtor.com and Airbnb let you try a neighborhood before buying a house
If you're thinking of buying a new home, it's a pretty a big commitment. It's not just the house itself but the surrounding area that you're going to be stuck with for years. Now you can actually try out your new neighborhood before you sign on the dotted line.
Attention frequent fliers: This app claims to lessen jet lag
For all you perpetually time-zone-confused, out-of-suitcase living, constantly jet-lagged frequent flyers, there may just be a light at the end of your runway.
HP recalls 6 million laptop power cords
HP issued a voluntary recall, explaining that a recently discovered overheating issue made the cords a “fire and burn hazard.”
Why did the man behind Windows jump ship, and who’s left to steer?
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Google Free Zone brings the Internet to feature phones for free
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How Apple's victory over Samsung will affect you
Digital Trends goes over the many ways Apple's $1 billion victory over Samsung could hurt Android users, and a few ways it could help.
Why do McDonald's burgers look different from their advertisements?
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- Small cars are on track to reach a market share not seen since Bill Clinton's first inauguration.More \232aSmall cars are on track to reach a market share not seen since Bill Clinton's first inauguration.More \232a
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- Flying cars, floating cars, debuts, concept vehicles and more.More \232aWith flying cars, floating cars and giant Hot Wheels models added to the debuts and concept vehicles signs abounded that the auto industry is getting its swag back.More \232a
- According to a study published by J.D. Power and Associates, many car-buyers avoid green cars because they're too small, look strange, or cost too much.More \232a
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- French oil company Total is strengthening its position in the North Sea with the acquisition of Danish conglomerate AP Moller-Maersk's oil business for $7.45 billion.More \232aFrench oil company Total is strengthening its position in the North Sea with the acquisition of Danish conglomerate AP Moller-Maersk's oil business for $7.45 billion.More \232a
- Chinese news reports say the founder of an online luxury retailer has been charged with smuggling luxury goods into China by having travelers pretend they were personal belongings.More \232aChinese news reports say the founder of an online luxury retailer has been charged with smuggling luxury goods into China by having travelers pretend they were personal belongings.More \232a
- Asian stocks are mixed as investors keep wary eye on joint military drills between U.S. and South Korean forces and await key meeting of central bankers later this week.More \232aAsian stocks are mixed as investors keep wary eye on joint military drills between U.S. and South Korean forces and await key meeting of central bankers later this week.More \232a
- U.S., Canadian and Mexican negotiators are pledging to work quickly to update the North American Free Trade Agreement, a 23-year-old pact that President Donald Trump has called the worst trade deal in history.More \232aU.S., Canadian and Mexican negotiators are pledging to work quickly to update the North American Free Trade Agreement, a 23-year-old pact that President Donald Trump has called the worst trade deal in history.More \232a
- Three former U.S. health secretaries of both parties say President Donald Trump and the GOP-led Congress should make stabilizing health insurance marketplaces their immediate goal.More \232aThree former U.S. health secretaries of both parties say President Donald Trump and the GOP-led Congress should make stabilizing health insurance marketplaces their immediate goal.More \232a
- Two employees of Chinese SUV maker Great Wall Motors say the company is considering making a bid to acquire Fiat Chrysler's Jeep unit.More \232aTwo employees of Chinese SUV maker Great Wall Motors say the company is considering making a bid to acquire Fiat Chrysler's Jeep unit.More \232a
- British prosecutors are promising to prosecute hate crimes as vigorously online as in person.More \232aBritish prosecutors are promising to prosecute hate crimes as vigorously online as in person.More \232a
- The Wisconsin Assembly is preparing to approve a $3 billion tax break bill for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a new display panel factory in the state.More \232aThe Wisconsin Assembly is preparing to approve a $3 billion tax break bill for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a new display panel factory in the state.More \232a
- Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that he co-founded.More \232aFormer Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that he co-founded.More \232a
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