Sunday, December 8, 2013
Apple used freshly deployed iBeacon sensors to virtually — and personally — accompany iPhone, iPad or iPod-toting shoppers through its U.S. stores on Friday.
Cloud storage startup Box, launched from a college dorm in 2005, has raised US$100 million in new capital to help fund a global expansion.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Taking into consideration their competitiveness, CPC Corporation (CPC,中油) confirmed that its unit has shelved an investment project for a multi-billion U.S. dollar integrated refining and petrochemical complex in Pengerang, Johor in Malaysia.
Mediatek (聯發科) yesterday announced consolidated revenues of NT$12.82 billion for November, up 48.18 percent year-on-year, inline with previous expectations that the company will maintain high sales volume amid the sector-wide year-end low season.
Danish brewer Carlsberg upped its stake in China's Chongqing Brewery to 60 percent, strengthening its foothold in the world's largest beer market by volume, and hopes to increase its holding further, the Chinese company said.
In a strategic about-face, General Motors will drop the Chevrolet brand in Europe by the end of 2015 after it failed to build significant market share, and the company will focus instead on its Opel and Vauxhall lines to try to return to profitability there.
It could be a huge breakthrough for Apple to win a place in the line-up of China's largest telecom provider and a big shakeup for the smartphone market.
Microsoft on Thursday announced it worked with police in Europe and the United States to disrupt a “dangerous” army of virus-infected computers used to hijack searches at Google, Bing and Yahoo.
Twitter on Thursday announced the appointment of its first woman board member in a gender breakthrough at the globally popular one-to-many messaging service.
A US$6.4 billion gas project being built by Chevron CVN.X in China is facing further delays due to disagreements with partner PetroChina (0857.HK) over how to develop the technically tricky fields, three industry sources said.