Tag Archives: Industries

13Jul/15

Rapper 50 Cent says bankruptcy filing is ‘strategic business move’

(EVO) – 50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy protection, reporting debts and assets in the range of $10 million to $50 million. The rapper called the voluntary Chapter 11 filing a “strategic business move” that would not affect fans.
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02Jul/15

BP settles U.S. 2010 oil spill claims for $18.7 bln

“We are thrilled with the settlement,” Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi says of the agreement with BP that addressed claims from the U.S. government and the states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.

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01Jul/15

Trump sues Univision for $500 million

(BVO) – Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump filing a lawsuit against Univision for $500 million dollars after the Spanish language broadcaster canceled its screening of the Miss USA pageant.
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01Jun/15

Intel’s Altera deal is official

Reuters, (YouTube/Altera) – Let the chips fall where they may- and they all seem to be falling together.
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18May/15

Apple CEO touts iPhone, praises Silicon Valley in commencement speech

(GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY) – Apple CEO Tim Cook used a commencement address in Washington D.C. on Sunday (May17) to jokingly encourage graduates who are not iPhone users to become one.
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10May/15

Africa’s richest man looking at Arsenal

Africa’s richest man, Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote, hoping to buy top English side Arsenal one day, but critics say the business mogul should invest in local soccer instead.

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04May/15

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Fiorina enters 2016 White House race

Former Hewlett-Packard Chief Executive Carly Fiorina joins a crowded Republican field of candidates entering the 2016 presidential race.
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30Apr/15

Tattoo snafu irks inked Apple Watch wearers

(REUTERS) – Early adopters of the Apple Watch, Apple Inc’s first new product in five years, are complaining that a number of its key functions are disrupted by their tattoos.

Tattooed owners of Apple Watch have found that their inked skin confuses the sensors on the underside of the device.
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20Mar/15

Peruvian mayor of town near giant copper project assassinated

The mayor of a Peruvian town near a controversial multi-billion dollar mining project assassinated in an apparent ambush.

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09Mar/15

Mashable: Apple understands fashion with new watch

With the launch of the new Apple Watch, Mashable correspondent Lance Ulanoff says the company earned points on fashion and technology.

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