After impressive sales figures in 2020 and a record-breaking first quarter of 2021, global PC shipments continued rising in the second quarter of the year. According to data presented by StockApps.com, the total number of PCs shipped in Q2 2021 hit 71.6 million globally, a 4.6% increase compared to a year-ago period. Lenovo’s PC Shipments […]
Apple should pay Ireland up to €13bn in back taxes according to the European Commission. The Commission ended up in the above decision after a three-year investigation which concluded that Apple’s tax benefits in the country are illegal. Both Apple and Ireland expressed their disagreement with the decision and will appeal against the penalty. According […]
Electronic payments in Europe tend to replace cash with Sweden has almost succeeded in that.
Google, Amazon, Apple and PayPal have teamed up in order to create Financial Innovation Now, a new advocacy group that aims to lobby political debate on new technologies issues, such as cybersecurity, real-time payments and online lending. These tech companies have a shared interest in ensuring regulations are loosened around fintech! It must be mentioned […]
The European car makers Audi, BMW and Mercedes bought for an amount of €2,8 billion HERE, Nokia’s mapping business. The three German car makers emerged successful over Baidu, Amazon, Alibaba, Facebook and Apple, which also expressed their interest in buying HERE, which customers include Microsoft, Samsung and SAP and its technology underpins apps used by […]