Verizon Acquires Yahoo, Inc for $4.8 billion. Now what?
It has finally happened. Yahoo, Inc has been sold after a long and drawn-out process.
Verizon will pay $4.83 billion in cash for Yahoo’s core internet business, which includes Yahoo Mail, Fantasy Sports, photo storage [..]
Jeff Bezos Briefly Passes Warren Buffett on World’s Richest List
The Bloomberg Billionaires Index briefly listed Jeff Bezos at the third spot in the world richest men behind Spain’s Amancio Ortega and Microsoft Owner Bill Gates (the richest man in the world). Bill Gates’ worth was [..]
Taxi Use Declining as Uber and Lyft Dominate Ground Travel
Statistics indicate that taxis are seeing a 51% decline in the ground business travel industry.
At a phenomenal pace, services such as Uber and Lyft have essentially taken over the business ground travel industry as being [..]
Pokémon Go Now Has More Daily Users Than Twitter; About to Pass Snapchat
Shortly after the release, Pokémon Go is now one of the most popular smartphone applications of all times. This app is at the moment the biggest any other game has ever been in the United States; it has surpassed the daily [..]
World’s First “Robot Lawyer” Overturns 160,000 Parking Tickets
The robo uprising has now spread to another human-dominated industry; law.
A chat bot called DoNotPay designed by a teenager is taking London and New York by storm after it was able to overturn parking tickets. Dubbed the [..]
Elizabeth Holmes Banned from Running Her Own Startup
The Wall Street Journal reports US regulators have decided to ban the owners and operators of Theranos from running a lab for two years. That includes Founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes.
Federal Health Regulators [..]
Google May Be Developing Smartphone To Compete With Apple
With the waves of technology being released every year from top manufacturing companies, it was expected that Google would at some point begin developing their own smartphones and devices that compete with other. Rumors and [..]
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion…cash
In a big move towards the social media space, Microsoft announced that it acquire the professional network Linkedin for $26.2 billion.
Jeff Weiner will stay on as Linkedin’s CEO but will be reporting to [..]