Apple Can't Cut Dependence on Rival Samsung's Screens published on April 20th, 2018 at 12:13 AM Apple’s efforts to line up a second supplier for its high-end smartphone screens have hit a hurdle because LG Display is struggling to make them, according to people familiar with the matter.
ZTE's Surprise U.S. Success, Now Under Threat published on April 20th, 2018 at 12:13 AM In the five years since ZTE was branded a national-security threat by U.S. lawmakers, the Chinese telecom giant has quietly been building its own American success story. Now, a new sales ban puts that under threat.
How North Korea's Hackers Became Dangerously Good published on April 20th, 2018 at 12:13 AM North Korea’s fingerprints have appeared recently in some surprisingly sophisticated cyberattacks, including on central banks and cryptocurrency exchanges. Pyongyang is cultivating elite hackers much like other countries train Olympic athletes.
Are High-School Esports the Next Friday Night Lights? published on April 20th, 2018 at 12:13 AM A top adviser for U.S. high-school athletics and activities has recommended schools adopt esports programs to go along with traditional after-school pursuits like football, music and debate.
A U.S.-China Trade War Would Reshape Tech Investment published on April 20th, 2018 at 12:13 AM Chinese companies will be more likely to invest in emerging markets, such as India and Southeast Asia, than in the U.S., said Fan Bao, the chief executive of investment bank China Renaissance Partners.
Audit Cleared Facebook's Privacy Practices Despite Cambridge Analytica Leak published on April 20th, 2018 at 12:13 AM An auditor reviewing Facebook’s privacy practices gave the social-media company a clean bill of health in a report to federal authorities last year—well after Facebook learned that political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica improperly obtained millions of users’ personal data.
Ghosn: Merger Isn't the Only Option for Renault, Nissan published on April 20th, 2018 at 12:13 AM The chief executive of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance said at The Wall Street Journal’s D.Live tech conference that he is open to a merger of Renault and Nissan, but there may be other alternatives.
What Shopping in the Future Will Look Like published on April 20th, 2018 at 12:13 AM The online world is interacting with brick-and-mortar stores in radically new ways, fueling a revolution in how people shop, said Connie Chan, a partner at the Silicon Valley venture-capital firm Andreessen Horowitz.