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Apple Employee Claims to Have Been Dismissed After Leading Movement Against Harassment

Janneke Parrish, a female worker from leading tech giant Apple Inc. (AAPL) is accusing the IPhone manufacturer of having fired her after she led a movement against harassment and discrimination at the company. Parrish is a program manager in Apple and she made this revelation late last week revealing that she was dismissed for deleting […]

Shopify Partners With Microsoft and Oracle to Enable Merchants Streamline Operations

Canada based e-commerce company Shopify Inc. (SHOP) has entered into a partnership with Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) and fellow tech company Oracle Corp. (ORCL) which will enable merchants on Shopify’s platform to streamline their business operations. This partnership will enable business owners on Shopify’s platform to access Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) including Oracle NetSuite, Infor and […]

Japan Pushing For a Fresh $290 Billion Economic Stimulus Package

The ruling party of Japan is calling for a fresh economic stimulus at least 32 trillion yen to 33 trillion yen ($282 billion to $290 billion) to cushion the Asian country from the COVID-19 pandemic. This call was made by a senior official in Japan’s ruling party who is also a close associate of the […]

Volkswagen Contemplating Cutting Down Labor Force by 30,000 Jobs

German based leading car manufacturer Volkswagen Group (ETR: VOW3) says that its contemplating cutting down its labor force by 30,000 jobs as it thinks this move will place it at a much better position to better compete with other players in the industry like United States based electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Inc. (TSLA). This announcement […]

Instagram Testing an Outage or Technical Issues Notification Feature

Facebook Inc. (FB) owned social media application Instagram says that it’s testing a new feature which will be directly notifying users in case of an outage or technical issues with the application. This development comes barely a week after the company had major outage on its three social platforms which lasted for at least six […]

Samsung’s Head Admits Unlawfully Using Controlled Substances

Jay Y. Lee, the chairman of South Korean leading tech company engaging in producing consumer electronics Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. (KRX: 005930) has admitted having unlawfully used controlled substances. Lee pleaded guilty in a court of law on October 12 to a charge against him of unlawfully use of sedatives. Lee was released on parole […]

Emerson Considering Merging Its Software Units With Aspen Technology

United States based company specializing on providing engineering and technology services for industrial, commercial and consumer markets Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) is considering to merge its software units with Aspen Technology Inc. (AZPN). Aspen Technology engages in asset optimization software helping industrial companies run their operations more safely and efficiently. This merger deal is valued […]

Tesla Ditching California for Texas for its Headquarters

Leading electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Inc. (TSLA) announced that it will be moving its headquarters from Silicon Valley’s Palo Alto, California to Austin, Texas. This announcement was made by the company’s CEO Elon Musk who says the new headquarters will be located where the company is building a mega car battery manufacturing facility. “I’m excited […]

Twitter Selling its Mobile ad Unit MoPub to AppLovin for $1.05 Billion

Leading social network company Twitter Inc. (TWTR) announced having reached an agreement to sell its mobile ad unit MoPub to AppLovin Corp. (APP) in a cash deal worth $1.05 billion. AppLovin is a tech company which gives mobile app developers most powerful set of solutions to grow their apps. Twitter says that it resolved to […]

Tesla to Pay $136.9 Million to Former Black Employee Over Racism

Leading electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Inc. (TSLA) has been ordered by a federal judge to pay more than $130 million for compensation of damages to its black former employee after the jury determined that the employee was subjected to racially hostile work environment. The victim is one Owen Diaz, a contract worker who worked as […]