Category: News


Two big shareholders of Apple Inc. are concerned that the entrancing qualities of the iPhone have fostered a public health crisis that could hurt children — and the company as well.  In a letter to the smartphone maker dated Jan. 6, activist investor Jana Partners LLC and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System urged Apple to create ways …

A share surge at Country Garden Holdings Co., China’s largest developer by sales, has sent Vice Chairman Yang Huiyan’s wealth up by $2.1 billion — and that’s just in the first four trading days of the year. Yang, controlling shareholder of Country Garden, saw her fortune soar to $25.6 billion …

15
Nov

Following Super Eagles impressive showing in Tuesday’s friendly win against Argentina, Completesportsnigeria highlights seven major talking points from the game.   1. OYINBO WALL NOW CRACKING   One of the major talking points of Nigeria’s successful World Cup qualifying campaign is the formidable partnership between Leon Balogun and William Troost-Ekong. The understanding between the …

9
Nov

For any other president, there are ingredients for a primary challenge. But Trump isn’t any other president. The trouble keeps stacking up for President Donald Trump: No major legislative success on Capitol Hill, pointed criticism from fellow GOP lawmakers andprevious Republican presidents blasting his approach to government, a special counsel probe that recently …

9
Nov

Not many marathon routes pass under road signs pointing towards Mosul and Baghdad. Not many marathon routes are guarded by the heavily armed Peshmerga — Kurdish ground troops — who have been crucial in the local fight against ISIS. But then not many marathon routes are in Iraq. The Erbil International …

22
Oct

Hate to break it to you, but your pillow just told us that it’s kind of sad. Why? Well, since becoming a sentient being with thoughts, it has come to the realization that it is merely an afterthought. You spend hours upon hours choosing what mattress to buy and even …

13
Oct

Set up custom notifications for special people. Former Google design ethicist and Time Well Spent founder Tristan Harris talked to Thrive Global about how smartphones have been designed to hijack our brains and offers solutions for how to organize your phone to “un-hijack” your mind. Harris’s strategies all hinge on …