Advertisements

H.E.R.O.’s Journey in Tech (1 December 2018) – Delta Recognized as a Taiwan Top 20 Global Brand for the 8th Straight Year + Nietzsche’s three steps to a meaningful life: The story of the camel, the lion, and the child

H.E.R.O.’s Journey in Tech (1 December 2018) – Delta Recognized as a Taiwan Top 20 Global Brand for the 8th Straight Year + Nietzsche’s three steps to a meaningful life: The story of the camel, the lion, and the child

Companies

  • Weibo Continues to Show Twitter the Way; The Chinese social media company has managed both to grow fast and be profitable. China’s slowing economy and its stricter government are becoming bigger problems, however (WSJ)
  • Delta Recognized as a Taiwan Top 20 Global Brand for the 8th Straight Year and Primed for the 2018 UN Climate Change Conference (COP24) (OG); EV Motors India launched its first EV charging station – ‘PlugNgo’ in association with DLF, Delta Electronics India and ABB India, getting in line with the Government’s vision for electric mobility nation. (AP, AC)
  • Iress and Nasdaq expand access to Canadian securities data (FE)
  • Gentrack delivers on guidance; Gentrack shares sink on its Brexit caution (Scoop1, Scoop2)

BATTSS – Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent, TSMC, Softbank, Samsung

  • Chinese titan Tencent plays an aggressive new game: luxury (Technode)
  • Alipay and WeChat May Have Grown Too Big to Fail (Caixin)
  • Samsung faces $5.8bn loss in sales after tech leak (Nikkei)

FAANNMG – Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Nvidia, Netflix, Microsoft, Google

  • Apple Investigated Possible Business Misconduct in Its Supply Chain; Company says it found no evidence of bribery or kickbacks (WSJ)
  • Amazon to allow Apple Music on its Echo speakers (Reuters)

Asia Tech & Innovation Trends

  • China’s Infervision is helping 280 hospitals worldwide detect cancers from images (Techcrunch)
  • China’s mobile apps collect too much data, says consumer body (SCMP)
  • Taiwan’s Tech Giants Chase Apple Orders To Survive World Smartphone Slowdown (Forbes)
  • UrbanClap, India’s largest home services startup, raises $50M (Techcrunch)
  • Tokopedia is becoming a super app in its own right; Following Taobao’s footsteps and growing beyond. (KRA)
  • Singapore tests on-demand buses to ease congestion, as Asian cities watch (SCMP)

Global Tech & Innovation Trends

  • Silicon Valley’s Backers of New Stock Exchange Seek Approval; LTSE aims to be the only exchange focused around ‘long-term voting,’ which could shield companies that go public on its venue from pressure to hit short-term targets (WSJ)
  • Rocket Internet swings into profit thanks to rising revenues at start-ups (FT)
  • Your Personal Data Is Being Used by Investors. Here’s the Potential – and the Risks. (Barron’s)

Life

  • Nietzsche’s three steps to a meaningful life: The story of the camel, the lion, and the child (Medium)
Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: