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Business News Weekly ─ November 11, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ November 11, 2019  As applications to American business schools decline, the percentage of women enrolled in full MBA programs continues to rise climbing this fall to an average of 39% in  more than 50 of the top programs in the US Canada and...

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Business News Weekly ─ November 4, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ November 4, 2019 “Apple bets on new AirPods amid weak iPhone sale” ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. Apple is introducing a high-end version of the AirPods with several new features. AirPods have emerged as one of Apple's most...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 28, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ October 28, 2019 More than 1 billion people worldwide will make an in-store mobile payments in 2020. In 2019, 36.3% of smart phone users made an in-store payment at least every six months. Culture clash on facial recognition: China, West take...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 20, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ October 20, 2019 “China’s lost tech generation” ─ from an article in Bloomberg magazine. Startup employees are pushing back against a relentless work culture as job losses mount. Generation of Chinese tech workers is confronting the new reality...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 14, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ October 14, 2019 From an article in Bloomberg Magazine. Tech's most controversy startup, founded by a 27–year old gamer and backed by Trump's favorite billionaire, makes attack drones. This is based on the so-called, "all the soft kill systems...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 7, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ October 7, 2019  Apple plans to release movies and cinema before streaming TV. In Apple commercials for the movies, there are some very interesting subjects. Microsoft bets on hardware. Company’s new dual screen surface is a safer move than...

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Business News Weekly ─ September 30, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ September 30, 2019 “Your body will soon be your wallet” ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. It says facial recognition is Silicon Valley's final frontier for payments. Actually when used, the iPhone may not be needed. Google follows...

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Business News Weekly ─ September 23, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ September 23, 2019 “America's most innovative leaders” ─ from an article in Forbes Magazine. The top five are Jeffrey Bezos, Amazon, Elon Musk, Tesla, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook, Mark Benioff, Salesforce.com and Reed Hastings, Netflix “Luxury has...

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Business News Weekly ─ September 16, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ September 16, 2019 This was a big week for Apple from the head lines: Apple undercuts rivals with streaming price- against Netflix and Disney. Apple spotlight ships as iPhone matures. iPhone is expected to remain the star of the company's annual...

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Business News Weekly ─ September 9, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ September 9, 2019 Apple opens door to iPhone repairs by more outside vendors. They have authorized 5000 service providers currently working worldwide. From an article in the Wall Street Journal ─ school’s tech push meets backlash as districts...

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Business News Weekly ─ September 2, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ September 2, 2019 “Tech giants lose luster for investors” ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. The major companies like Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google have given investors little upside over the past 12 months. Apple will...

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Business News Weekly ─ August 26, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ August 26, 2019 "So far, the techlash has only made Facebook stronger" ─ from an article in Bloomberg Magazine. It says the company's privacy settlement with the FTC gave it to cover on anti-trust and other issues.  At the same, time the $5...

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Business News Weekly ─ August 19, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ August 19, 2019 FedEx Amazon part ways over delivers. This is the risk for FedEx parting ways with one of the world's largest biggest shippers. At the same time UPS, Amazon bet worth the risk, as they have decided growth alongside one of the...

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Business News Weekly ─ August 12, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ August 12, 2019 Spotify gains users in podcast boom. They now have 232 million active users each month. The music – streaming giant improve long-term retention of its listeners and broaden its podcasting businesses. QUALCOMM cuts force forecast,...

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Business News Weekly ─ August 5, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ August 5, 2019 Amazon seems to be all over the news, but I guess that's because they're so big. Amazon tells brands to streamline packaging. Amazon's record profit streak ends, although profit still rose 3.6% in the quarter. Amazon looking for...

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Business News Weekly ─ July 29, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ July 29, 2019 Apple nears to acquire Intel's phone–chip business. This could hurt QUALCOMM. Netflix reported a surprise loss of US customers in the second quarter, renewing concern about its growth prospects. No doubt every time I turn around...

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Business News Weekly ─ July 22, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ July 22, 2019 Not a good week for Tech giants:  Tech giants draw fire in Congress as lawmakers suggest companies need more oversight to ensure competition. Microsoft says, Russia, Iran, North Korea target US groups. Suspected nation–state...

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Business News Weekly ─ July 15, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ July 15, 2019 “France approves tax on large tech firms”  ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. It added lawmakers shrug off US probe of whether new levies discriminate against American firms. But you know they do. IBM closes its biggest...

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