November, 2015

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Travel – eBay and PayPal are divided into two independent companies

EBay and PayPal (eBay company for online payments – Ed) will be two independent companies since the year 2015. Approved the “spin off” of PayPal in 2015. But why eBay is separated from PayPal? According to some theories, this decision is linked to the two main players: – Apple –Read More …


Travel – Google goes to India and preparing the anti-WhatsApp, while Yahoo! buys MessageMe

According to some “rumors” of the past few days, reported by Economic Times: Google would be working to create a new app for the exchange of messages (for smartphones phones – ed) and challenge WhatsApp. Google, in early 2014, offered 10 billion dollars to buy WhatsApp, but the offer ofRead More …


Travel – LinkedIn bows to China and Twitter sues US government

2 of the “Social Network” most used in the world, with 2 different mindset: – LinkedIn come to terms with the Chinese government and censor users’ accounts, in order to be present in the Chinese market (report in the NYT (New York Times)) – Twitter instead sues the US governmentRead More …


Travel – Samsung collapses of -60% in the profits because of Apple (with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus)

And ‘the worst quarter since 2009. Samsung came back for 5 years! In the third quarter of 2014, profit (-60%) Samsung OS is 4,100 Billion Won (3.8 billion dollars). The biggest drop was recorded in the sales of smartphones, because of competition from Apple (with the iPhone 6 and iPhoneRead More …


Yahoo! after Alibaba, ready to bet on Snapchat

According to the WSJ (Wall Street Journal): Yahoo! wants Snapchat. Snapchat, to date, it is valued at 10 billion dollars. Snapchat is a very popular app among young people and especially among adolescents. And ‘an app for chatting with images that are self-destroy within a few seconds (from 1 toRead More …


The singers and actresses in Hollywood against Google

Why? Because the private photos of singers and actresses in Hollywood would be “stolen” from Google. (The technical term would be “indexed” by Google, in Google Images – ed) But the culprit is not Google, but Apple! And because Apple ever? Because pictures stolen by hackers, have been “taken” iCloud,Read More …


Hong Kong, China censors the Internet but FireChat works even without Internet

The Chinese government is afraid of the Internet and the network censors! The Yahoo! site became inaccessible in many parts of China. This was reported to the site Greatfire.org, which monitors the Great Firewall: the Chinese filtering system. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Snapchat: All Social Network foreigners were censored! TheRead More …