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In the 2015 Global Innovation 1000, Strategy& analyzes the flows of R&D spending among companies and countries worldwide. We take a closer look at how automotive companies compares to other industries when it comes to where it spend its R&D dollars.
The race to build the fully connected car, and ultimately the completely autonomous vehicle, is already underway. Who will cross the finish line successfully — and where exactly that finish line is — remains to be seen. In this report, based on extensive market research, interviews with auto industry experts, and engagement with auto manufacturers, suppliers, and technology companies across the globe, the Strategy& automotive practice answers these question.
The technology industry is at the center of a continuing wave of digital innovation, and leading the way is a set of five U.S.-based supercompetitors: Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Microsoft. Already dominant in their own fields, they are branching out into new businesses. But they face competition from the next tier of tech companies in the U.S. and China. Winning in the technology space is no longer simply a matter of filling a customer need with a new app. Companies need a clear strategic identity to stand out.
YouTube was criticized after promoting a video with a title that suggested a teenage survivor of last week’s Florida school shooting was a paid actor, the latest sign of the internet industry’s ongoing struggle to suppress conspiracy theories, fake news and bots.
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s willingness to test China’s red line on Taiwan has the region braced for a lose-lose scenario where the world’s two economic superpowers take tit-for-tat swipes at each other.
The softening of President Donald Trump’s protectionist economic agenda has eased fears of a global trade war. It also spares China from having to assert itself as defender of the existing global economic order or being forced to take the lead in forging a new one.
President Donald Trump is set to announce steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports Thursday, people familiar with the matter said.
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said a direct phone call with U.S. President Donald Trump could take place again and she urged the self-ruled island's political rival China to step up to its global responsibility to keep the peace as a large nation.
Apple Inc. said it’s responding to government probes into a software update that slowed the performance of older iPhones.
China warned Donald Trump against using the One-China policy regarding Taiwan as a bargaining chip in trade talks, a swift response that indicates Beijing is losing patience with the U.S. president-elect as he breaks with decades of diplomatic protocol.
If Russia launches a cyberattack on the U.K., the government would likely respond using its own weapon of choice rather than a tit-for-tat online exchange, the country’s top national security adviser said.
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A video posted to Facebook shows a man being dragged from his airplane seat aboard an United Airlines flight at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.
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According to market researcher Gartner on March 12, the number of smartphones sold worldwide sank 5.6 percent year on year to 408 million in the fourth quarter of last year. This is the first time that quarterly smartphone sales declined compared to the previous year. "People who buy new smartphones are choosing premium models and the high performance of the premium models has made it take more time for them to replace their smartphones with new ones," said a director at Gartner.
Like many, I was unsurprised and generally unmoved by the iPhone X. We can blame leaks for that. The event wasn't exciting, and judging by the opening which brought us words from Steve Jobs' that had never been made public, it's clear Apple wanted it to be. Instead, we got exactly what we expected, save for one small
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Google’s Featured Snippets are not only often wrong, they’re also damaging to small businesses that depend on search traffic.
Watchdog calls for social media firms to be made to monitor posts and for new offence of intimidating candidates to be considered
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella bets big on artificial intelligence that will be fast, smart, friendly, helpful, and (fingers crossed) not at all racist.
Email marketing mistakes are inevitable, but there's a lot you can learn from other brands' attempts to make amends. Columnist Chad White compiles a list of his favorite email apologies.
How it works, who will be affected and what it means for advertisers, publishers and users.
After more than three decades in charge of the chip company he founded, T.J. Rodgers has now turned activist investor in a public and vicious battle that involves mudslinging on both sides, a fraught shareholder vote, and a chairman who became the American face of China’s ambitions to buy into the chip industry.
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VICTORIA — B.C. Premier John Horgan says he is not willing to write a “blank cheque” to have Vancouver host soccer matches for the FIFA World Cup in 2026, which may threaten the city’s involvement in a bid package that is due this week.
Donald Trump has hit the links 13 times since becoming president.
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MoviePass has done a poor job of providing information to its subscribers, some of whom are charged with alleged fraud, or training participating movie theaters on how to use its service, some users say.
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