Doug Field, former Tesla engineering chief, returns to Apple

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Doug Field, who stepped down as the senior vice president of engineering at Telsa Inc (TSLA.O) last month, is returning to Apple Inc (AAPL.O), Apple told Reuters on Thursday. Customers walk past an Apple logo inside of an Apple store at Grand Central Station in New York, U.S., August 1, 2018. […] Read more »

China revamps national technology leadership group, tech shares rise

BEIJING (Reuters) – China has revamped a national leadership group charged with planning and studying its key technological development strategies, signaling potential policy shifts are underway as its technological ambitions fueled a backlash abroad. FILE PHOTO: Chinese Premier Li Keqiang speaks at the China-EU Business Roundtable held at the Great Hall of the People in […] Read more »

Musk plan to privatize Tesla pushes $2.3 billion of debt above conversion price

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Elon Musk’s suggestion on Tuesday that he would like to take Tesla Inc private may provide something the electric car maker needs: a little debt relief. FILE PHOTO: Tesla Motors Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk pauses during a news conference in Tokyo September 8, 2014. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo The 11 percent […] Read more »

Elon Musk says taking Tesla private is 'best path,' shares jump

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday he is considering taking Tesla Inc private in what would be the largest deal of its type, moving the electric car maker out of the glare of Wall Street as it goes through a period of rapid growth under tight financial constraints. “Am considering […] Read more »

Apple, YouTube, and others drop conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

(Reuters) – Apple Inc, Alphabet Inc’s YouTube, Facebook Inc and Spotify all took down podcasts and channels from U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, saying on Monday that the Infowars author had broken community standards. The sweeping moves are the broadest actions yet by internet companies that previously have suspended or removed some of the conspiracy-driven […] Read more »

FCC Admits Its Website Wasn’t Hacked During Net Neutrality Commenting. Ajit Pai Blames Obama Hire

The FCC’s inspector general said that the agency’s commenting system was not hacked by distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks on May 7, 2017, despite claims by FCC officials then and a refusal to address the issue by FCC Chair Ajit Pai and others in intervening months. This included the FCC failing to respond to […] Read more »

Ahead of Midterm Elections, U.S. Officials Warn of Russia While Trump Prevaricates

U.S. Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coates said Thursday that Russia is “a keyboard click away” from disrupting America’s midterm elections. Joined by a collection of top security officials for a White House press briefing, he noted that Moscow’s meddlers “are looking for every opportunity, regardless of party.” One must commend Coates for his candor. […] Read more »

What Do The Best Innovators Do Differently? The Answers Will Surprise You

I’ve never really liked the phrase “innovate or die.” Why not, “finance or die” or “sell or die” or even “manage or die?” Clearly every business function is essential and no organization can survive without building some competency in all of them. In an ultra-competitive business environment, you have to do more than just show […] Read more »

'NBA 2K19' Player Ratings: Marvin Bagley III Render And Overall Rating Revealed

Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin MBIII in 2K19Credit: 2K </div> </div> <p>The&nbsp;19-year-old big man from Duke averaged 21 points and 11 rebounds in his lone year in college. Bagley helped lead the Blue Devils to the Elite Eight where they fell to the Kansas Jayhawks.</p> Marvin Bagley 2K19 ratingCredit: 2K </div> […] Read more »

How To Unlock The Stone Hatchet In 'GTA Online,' And 'Red Dead Redemption 2'

Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin The stone hatchet in GTA Online.Credit: Rockstar </div> </div> <p>Dataminers&nbsp;uncovered this one a little while ago, and now its confirmed: Rockstar is continuing its <em>Red Dead Redemption 2</em> integration with <em>GTA Online</em> with a just-released stone hatchet. It’s a brutal-looking weapon more at home in the […] Read more »