If the CEO of the company has anything to say about Lenovo's standing in the
PC industry, the company won't stop until massive growth is achieved. In a
series of recent buying sweeps, Lenovo has bought Motorola Mobility for a
whopping $2.91 billion from Google and also acquired the server business side
of IBM for another $2.3 billion; the CEO said in March 2014 that Lenovo will
"continue to acquire companies" to secure more growth. It seems like there's
no end to the funds Lenovo has available, and closing these two big deals
have set up the company for a major overhaul. However, some critics are
wondering if Lenovo has what it takes to pull off such a makeover.
It's one thing to acquire companies, and another to make those big purchases
profitable within a reasonable timespan. Back in 2005, Lenovo picked up the
personal computer division of IBM for $1.25 billion, so... (more)
With a wealth of technology and online resources, many people are ditching
the traditional 9-to-5 lifestyle and opting to become entrepreneurs. Unlike
businesses of the past, where a large financial investment was required to
get off the ground, today's startups can get the ball rolling with limited
They can also operate with a high level of efficiency and often compete with
much large larger companies. One of the top resources that is fueling
startups is cloud technology. Below are some ways that entrepreneurs can
benefit and why this technology is so advantageous.
This has proved to be extremely effective when it comes to locating lost or
stolen tablets, computers, and smartphones. But what happens when our pets go
missing? Luckily, a few companies have been stepping forward to create
solutions for our furry friends. Here are a few ways you can track and check
in on your pet from your smartphone.
A pet accessory company called Tagg specializes in small GPS trackers that
attach to your animal's collar. This lightweight gadget allows you to know
exactly where your pet is at all times. You don't have to worry about the
elements destroy... (more)
As of iOS 7, users could select over 30 different languages for system-wide
use. Recent Apple job listings indicate that the company is trying to expand
their Siri language offerings, with positions open for engineers for
languages that are currently not supported by the Siri voice feature.
Language Career Listings
MacRumors first broke the news about the new Siri Language Engineer roles in
June 2014. These were eye-catching listings because the job postings address
ten languages that are not currently included in the Siri language support
roster. The full list includes: Arabic, ... (more)
If you're a real estate investor, you know how important it is to have the
latest figures and data at your fingertips. You probably have favorite
websites and newsfeeds to keep up as much as possible, but what you really
need is real data in real time. Enter S'moretgage, which was debuted at the
TechCrunch Disrupt NY in early May 2014. It's all about getting data to real
estate investors immediately, and reveres knowledge as the key player in
making sound investment choices.
However, it's not just about having quick access to this kind of information.
It's actually pretty challe... (more)