Alibaba co-founder: Jack Ma is doing well and Hong Kong will be "fine"

Joe Tsai has some reassurance for those who are worried about the future of Hong Kong — and his pal, Jack Ma......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnJun 16th, 2021

How one founder turned her extensive retail experience into an entirely new kind of shopping

The Yes founder and CEO Julie Bornstein helped some of the world’s biggest and best-loved brands develop industry leading e-commerce operations, and also served as COO at Stitch Fix, arguable one of the top success stories of digital-first fash.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 13 min. ago

Aliyun looking to set standards for immersion liquid cooling solutions

Aliyun, the largest cloud datacenter operator in China and an affiliate of Alibaba, is pushing to establish standards and modularization of immersion liquid cooling solutions, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News6 hr. 14 min. ago

Square to acquire Afterpay, Australian buy now, pay later platform for $29 billion

Jack Dorsey's Square is spending $29 billion on an Australian buy now, pay later firm — a massive purchase that will help his company build out its global payments empire......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News11 hr. 42 min. ago

5 lessons from Duolingo’s bellwether edtech IPO of the year

Duolingo landed onto the public markets this week, rallying excitement and attention for the edtech sector and its founder cohort. The language learning business’ stock price soared when it began to trade, even after the unicorn raised its IPO pric.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Amazon hit with record $885 million fine for violating EU privacy rules

Amazon seems to be doing relatively well under its new leadership, but the company's growth is slowing down and the shortcuts taken to achieve its gargantuan size are biting again. The retail giant has been fined a whopping €746 million ($885 milli.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Kodiak Robotics’ founder says tight focus on autonomous trucks is working

"We will need to raise more money, as you pointed out, that's certainly no secret, but I think that we have multiple options to do that." Kodiak Robotics is one of the last private autonomous vehicles companies focused on trucking that is s.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Daily Crunch: European privacy regulators fine Amazon $887M over targeted advertising practices

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package. To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Jungle Cruise review: Disney’s river adventure makes it easy to get swept away

Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, and Jack Whitehall make Disney's theme-park-inspired Jungle Cruise movie feel fresh, fun, and exciting in all the right ways......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Amazon Hit With $887 Million Fine by European Privacy Watchdog

Amazon has been issued with a fine of 746 million euros ($887 million) by a European privacy watchdog for breaching the bloc's data protection laws. From a report: The fine, disclosed by Amazon on Friday in a securities filing, was issued two weeks a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Amazon hit by record $887 million EU privacy fine

Amazon faces a record-breaking €746 million (roughly $887 million) fine after a European Union data privacy regulator said the e-commerce giant had violated the bloc's signature privacy law, known as GDPR, in an advertising-related decision......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Amazon releases first quarterly report under new CEO Andy Jassy

Amazon has released its first quarterly earnings report with newly minted CEO Andy Jassy at the helm, who took over for founder Jeff Bezos earlier this month......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Tesla agrees to pay $1.5 million in class action battery-throttling lawsuit, vehicle owners to get $625 each

CNBC writes that the OTA update arrived in 2019 after a Model S caught fire in Hong Kong. Tesla said the update, pushed out over an "abundance of caution," would revise charge and thermal management settings on Model S and Model X vehicles......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

EU hits Amazon with record-breaking $887M GDPR fine over data misuse

Luxembourg’s National Commission for Data Protection (CNPD) has hit Amazon with a record-breaking €746 million ($887m) GDPR fine over the way it uses customer data for targeted advertising purposes. Amazon disclosed the ruling in an SEC filing on.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

ISS scare as new module’s thrusters suddenly fire up

When Russia's new Nauka module docked with the ISS on Thursday, everything seemed fine. But three hours later, its thrusters suddenly fired up......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Biofourmis receives FDA breakthrough device designation for heart failure “digital therapy”

Kuldeep Singh Rajput, the founder of Boston-based Biofourmis, is imagining a future where heart failure patients go home with a prescription, a wearable sensor and an app. Today, a new FDA designation gets the company one step closer to that goal. .....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Nikola Founder Trevor Milton Indicted on Three Counts of Fraud

A federal grand jury on Thursday indicted Nikola's founder and former executive chairman, Trevor Milton, and charged the former executive three counts of fraud, the company confirmed. The grand jury charged Milton with two counts of securities fraud.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Unmuted founder Max van den Ingh on success beyond the metrics

"You have to understand that working at a startup often feels like you’re standing on the edge of a cliff. And that’s also the moment you’re at your most creative." There is no authoritative playbook for marketing these days. Every co.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Highlights of the day: EV market approaching sweet spot

EV development is fast acclerating. Jack Cheng, CEO of the Foxconn-led MIH Alliance, an open platofrm for EV development, believes the EV market may reach its sweet spot in 2025-2026. In the semiconductor sector, MediaTek has raised its outlook for f.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

EV market likely to reach sweet spot in 2025-2026, says MIH CEO

The global electric vehicle (EV) market, judging from the progress in technological development, is likely to reach its sweet spot in 2025-2026, according to Jack Cheng, CEO for the MIH Alliance, a Foxconn (Hon Hai)-led open platform for developing E.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

ASC 100: Fabrinet, optical transceiver manufacturer, makes to the top 10 employers in Thailand

Fabrinet is one of the world's largest manufacturers of optical transceivers. Headquartered in George Town, Cayman island, Fabrinet was founded in 2000 by Seagate co-founder David T. Mitchell with an initial capital of US$1 million......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021