Tesla Overtakes Ford In Market Capitalization

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
It may seem like a long journey for Tesla as it tries to become a relevant player in the market for cars. It recent rise is surely making it noticed, especially in the stock market. The driver in the electric vehicle market has recently seen its stock rise. Not only that, Bloomberg has reported that Tesla has overtaken Ford Motor Co. in terms of market value. Tesla shares has climbed as much as 5.8 percent that saw

Intel Buys Mobileye for $15.3 Billion 

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
Intel has long been a leader in creating computer chips and processors. But it seems that it may be exploring other markets to expand into. Well, it may be looking into companies that is still connected to its main business but focused on a different technology. It may have found one that it sees may take its company into the future. It has bought Mobileye, a company involved in self-driving technology, for a repo

AT&T  Acquiring Time Warner

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
One of the biggest news that recently came out was the announcement of US telecom firm AT&T acquiring media company Time Warner for a whopping $85.4 billion in cash and stock. The result would be the creation of a telecom giant merging with a media giant to become an even bigger behemoth. In a business mindset, the acquisition makes sense. Time Warner provides a collection of valuable media properties that prod

Three Ways Companies View Innovation and Change

Friday, February 19th, 2016
Innovation is an important ingredient that can drive or lead any business to go into different directions. From products , processes to trends, innovation always spur change in the market. Change can either be positive or negative, good or bad for many companies. It is how many companies react to these changes that may determine their future. There are different ways many businesses react to change and innovation.

How MIT Did In the First Hyperloop Design Contest

Monday, February 1st, 2016
The Hyperloop concept has been around for several years now. The fact of providing a means to travel on new rails at blistering speeds has taken many people to wonder if it is even possible. But for Hyperloop’s main proponent Elon Musk, it is, so much so that he and his company is now building the first Hyperloop track to test it out. But while the track plan is already in place, the design for the pod is not

Tesla’s Powerwall Battery Interest Gathers Momentum

Thursday, May 7th, 2015
Some companies are not just interested in having to come up with products that consumers already have. Some aim to do the innovative stuff that aims to change how people look at things. Tesla is one of those companies that do just that. This company has become the pioneer in making environment-friendly electric vehicles when it was not that cool to have one. Now, there is a demand for such vehicles because Tesla co

Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich resigns amid anti-gay stance

Monday, April 7th, 2014
Mozilla Foundation, the company behind Firefox browser, has announced its co-founder Brendan Eich has resigned as its CEO. In the official company blog, Mozilla chairman Mitchell Baker said that their CEO, the creator of Javascript, left his position voluntarily. This comes after it has been revealed that Eich contributed $1,000 in 2008 to support Proposition 8, a ballot initiative in California that defined marr

Facebook To Buy Oculus VR For $2 Billion

Saturday, March 29th, 2014
Social networking giant Facebook has announced that it is buying the company Oculus VR, the makers of the virtual reality goggles Oculus Rift. The said deal will comprise of $400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of Facebook. Based on the social network giant’s current share valuation, the deal will cost about $2 billion. The deal also indicates an additional $300 million in cash and stock for achievin

Facebook Acquires WhatsApp For $19 Billion

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014
Acquisitions in Silicon Valley seems to be very alive nowadays. One of the most surprising ones to be reported this week was from an unlikely company. Although social network giant Facebook has been acquiring other companies to boost up its features, its recent acquisition took everybody by surprise. Not in the sense that the acquired company is not something that Facebook can use. It is because of the huge price t

Comcast To Merge With Time Warner Cable

Saturday, February 15th, 2014
Competition in any business can grow fierce. It can cause damage to competing companies if they are not ready. In the case of business giants, the competition can sometimes affect the bottom line. To resolve this, some companies prefer to buy out the other in order to create a bigger and a more formidable business entity. It also helps dissolve the competition and improve on increasing revenues. This may be the so