Twitter sale: Twitter exploring its sale to Google?

Twitter sale: Twitter exploring its sale to Google?

Twitter said to ‘moving closer to sale’, Google may buy it. Talk has been circulating for weeks that the popular messaging platform was opening its doors to potential buyers. CNBC cited unnamed sources in the report, adding that it is still early in the process. “Twitter’s board of directors is said to be largely desirous of a deal, according to people close to the situation, but no sale is imminent,” CNBC said. Five minutes into US trading, Twitter shares were up 16.4 per cent at $US21.68, less than one-third of…

Apple buys another machine learning company called ‘Tuplejump’

Apple buys another machine learning company called ‘Tuplejump’

Apple inc is on buying spree of machine learning companies, Apple is on a machine learning company buying spree. After buying Perceptio at the end of 2015 and Turi just a few months ago, Apple has now acquired an India/US-based machine learning team, Tuplejump. We’d been hearing rumors of another acquisition in this space by Apple for some time. While Apple won’t outright confirm it, when asked about Tuplejump this morning, a representative from Apple gave us the company’s standard we’re-not-saying-yes-but-well-yes response that they only give when they have, in…

An Apple takeover of McLaren can make perfect sense if it ever happened

An Apple takeover of McLaren can make perfect sense if it ever happened

A news broke on Wednesday, At some point Apple reportedly Approached McLaren Technology Group which could be called as a potential takeover. However, a McLaren spokesperson later denied that an Apple takeover or investment is in the works. Even though there seems to be no deal at this point, an Apple-McLaren tie up makes a remarkable amount of sense for both parties. The automotive business is not easy. Building cars is very time and capital intensive. It also requires an incredible amount of experience and institutional memory that cash sometimes can’t buy. These are…

270 Million Email ‘Login Credentials’ Were Hacked By The Russians

270 Million Email ‘Login Credentials’ Were Hacked By The Russians

Now many be a good time to change your Email account password. According to a report from Reuters, Russian digital crime possesses more than 270 million hacked email credentials which include potential users of Gmail, Hotmail and Yahoo accounts. An investigation conducted by Hold Security revealed the huge stash of login details, that are said to be being traded among criminals. Most of the credentials relate to the Russian email service Mail.ru, but the team has also identified “smaller fractions”—but still “tens of millions”—of details from Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft. The team…

Apple loses the ‘iPhone’ trademark case in China

Apple loses the ‘iPhone’ trademark case in China

Beijing – Apple Inc has lost a trademark lawsuit in China, with a court here allowing a leather goods- maker to sell wallets and handbags flashing the world’s biggest technology giant’s exclusive ‘iPhone’ name. The Beijing Municipal High People’s Court ruled in favour of Xintong Tiandi Technology (Beijing) limited, which sells a number of leather products such as smartphone cases and handbags under the name ‘IPHONE’, state media reported. In 2002, Apple applied for the ‘iPhone’ trademark for its electronic goods in China, but it was not actually granted until…