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IBM Sues Former Executive Hired By Microsoft Business

IBM Sues Former Executive Hired By Microsoft

Gene Peter February 13, 2018

International Business Machines Corp. sued its former executive Lindsay-Rae McIntyre, who was named Microsoft Corp's new chief diversity officer over the weekend, alleging violation of a one-year non-competitive agreement.

The company called foul...

Didi Chuxing, SoftBank to Roll Out Taxi Venture in Japan Business

Didi Chuxing, SoftBank to Roll Out Taxi Venture in Japan

Tom Isaiah February 09, 2018

China's Didi Chuxing and SoftBank Group Corp will roll out a venture in Japan later this year to provide ride-hailing services, in a global battle to control the technology increasingly central to urban transport.

The move into Japan highlights...

Google Brings Back Smart Home Unit, Nest Hardware

Google Brings Back Smart Home Unit, Nest

Ary Leff February 08, 2018

Google is bringing gadget maker Nest back under its control as the search giant battles rival Amazon and Apple in the rapidly expanding smart home market.

The world's largest search engine has staked its future on building Google smarts into...

Qualcomm Chips Might Get Dropped By Apple Hardware

Qualcomm Chips Might Get Dropped By Apple

Chloe Brett February 06, 2018

Modem chips from Qualcomm might be dropped by Apple Inc. in favor of Intel Corp. As the supplier of modem chips in its next generation of iPhones.

Qualcomm has been a supplier of components to Apple for years, but the relationship turned sour...

Nintendo To Produce Animated “Super Mario” Movie Business

Nintendo To Produce Animated “Super Mario” Movie

Mario Chalmers February 01, 2018

Nintendo Co. Ltd. said on Thursday it would team with U.S. film studio Illumination Entertainment to produce an animation film using its Super Mario Bros. characters.

The Japanese video game maker is working with Illumination Entertainment on a...

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