Monthly Archives: January 2018
Many of the most popular high yield stocks are real estate investment trusts (REITs), master limited partnership (MLPs), and business development companies (BDCs). All of these industries are designed to pay very high dividends. When it comes to regular corporations, however, a very high dividend yield can be a warning sign that something […]
Industry leaders are transforming their businesses by making the user experience on mobile devices the center of their marketing strategies, according to this opinion piece by Gopi Kallayil, Google’s chief evangelist for brand marketing and Bhaskar Ramesh, head of industry, consumer packaged goods, India. The automobile industry has long thrived in a world where cars […]
(Reuters) – Apple Inc has secured a permit to test autonomous vehicles in California, the state Department of Motor Vehicles said on Friday.
In an ongoing effort to improve California’s business climate, the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) today announced that the California Competes Tax Credit (CCTC) committee approved $91.4 million in tax credits for 114 companies expanding and creating jobs in California. The awards will help these companies create a projected 8,223 jobs and […]
Templeton Emerging Markets Group has a wide investment universe to cover—tens of thousands of companies in markets on nearly every continent. While we are bottom-up investors, we also take into account big-picture context. Here, I share the Templeton Emerging Markets Group’s overview of what happened in the emerging-markets universe in the first quarter of 2017, […]
In his Uber exit interview, top car hacker Charlie Miller warns of the dangers of insecure autonomous vehicles. The post Securing Driverless Cars From Hackers Is Hard. Ask the Ex-Uber Guy Who Protects Them appeared first on WIRED.
Mergermarket has released its Global M&A roundup report for the Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) Sector for the first quarter (Q1) of 2017. A few key findings include: Dealmaking across TMT in Q1 2017 dropped 17.6% in deal value, compared to the same period last year (695 deals, US$ 88.8bn), as 634 deals took place […]
Automakers decide they can’t build autonomous cars alone. Bosch, Continental, Delphi, Mobileye, and others are far along developing key components. The post Daimler-Bosch alliance aims at self-driving taxis by early 2020s appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Nvidia (Shutterstock photo) Among technology companies, Nvidia ( NVDA ) may have the most glaring number of growth drivers in the years ahead — PC gaming, artificial intelligence and machine learning, virtual and augmented reality, and autonomous cars. But the company’s latest announcement may have put Nvidia
New York Times Uber Denies It Is Using Stolen Waymo TechnologyNew York TimesAn Uber autonomous car driving in San Francisco earlier this year. The lidar sensors on the car’s roof are at the center of a legal dispute between Uber and Waymo. Credit Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. SAN FRANCISCO — Uber denied claims from Waymo, …Uber forced […]