Apple’s Staff Will Now be Required to Present Proof of Booster Shot

Giant tech company and manufacturer of iPhone Apple Inc. (AAPL) will now require its employees to present a proof of having received a COVID-19 booster shot. This information was first published on The Verge who claimed to have sourced it from an internal memo from the company. According to the memo, starting from January 24, […]

Checkout.com Hits $40 Billion Valuation Following a $1 Billion Investment

Financial technology company Checkout.com announced having reached a $40 billion market valuation following an injection of $1 billion capital investment in the company. This new valuation indicates the company’s value has more than doubled in a period of one year. The company says it will be using proceeds from the fresh capital injection to launch […]

Nigeria Finally Lifts Twitter Ban Following Agreement to Open an Office in the Country

Nigeria has lifted the ban it had imposed on micro blogging and social media platform Twitter Inc. (TWRT) following a fall out after Twitter deleted a post from President Muhammadu Buhari that threatened to punish regional secessionists back last year. Thereafter, the government of Nigeria banned the social network from operating in the country and […]

India to Allow Importation of U.S Pork and Pork Products

United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack have confirmed that India has agreed to allow imports of pork and pork products from the U.S in the country. This announcement brings to an end a long-term barrier to U.S agricultural products into India. Vilsack says the U.S government is doing its best […]

Smart Guns Set to Make a Debut in the United States

Smart guns are expected to make a debut in the U.S following questions about their reliability and concerns which will come with them coupled with new government regulations for about 20 years. The personalized smart guns are only able to be fired by verified users. Less than a week ago, firearms during a meeting with […]

Intel Poaches David Zinsner From Micron Technology

Technology company and world leading chip manufacturer Intel Corp. (INTC) has poached David Zinsner from manufacturer of computer memory and computer data storage Micron Technology Inc. (MU) as its new chief financial officer and executive vice president. Intel says Zinsner will take up his new roles in the company starting from January 17. Zinsner is […]

GM Recognizes Vehicle Emission Rules Set by California’s Authorities

Automobile manufacturer General Motors Co. (GM) said that it has agreed to recognize the vehicle emission rules put in place by California’s authorities under the Clean Act Air. GM says recognizing this rules will make it eligible to receive government fleet purchases from the state of California. The automobile manufacturer made this acknowledgment through a […]

Christian Baesler Appointed the New COO of BuzzFeed

U.S based internet media, news and entertainment company BuzzFeed Inc. (BZFD) announced having appointed Christian Baesler as its new chief operating officer (COO). This appointment comes barely a month after the company went public on Nasdaq. Before this appointment, BuzzFeed had stayed for seven years without a COO following the resignation of former COO, Jon […]

Meta’s Head of Communication John Pinette is Leaving the Company

John Pinette, the head of communication at technology company running various social media platforms Meta Platforms Inc. (FB) announced that he will be leaving the company. The company’s spokesperson said following Pinette’s departure, the vice president of international communications, Chris Norton, will be taking over as the new head of communication on interim basis. “John […]

Grammy Awards Postponed due to Rampant Spread of Omicron Variant

Organizers of the highly coveted Grammy Awards ceremony appreciating top performances in music says this year’s event has been postponed indefinitely due to widespread of the Omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus. This year’s event was slated to take place on January 31 at an arena in downtown Los Angeles and it was to be […]