Steve Jobs' last words

He died a billionaire at 56yrs of Pancreatic Cancer and here are his last words on the sick bed: "I reached the pinnacle of success in the business world. In others’ eyes my life is an epitome of success. However, aside from work, I have little... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 20 June 2018.

Apple to make 20% fewer new model iPhones this year

Reuters: Apple Inc. (AAPL.O) expects to ship 80 million new model iPhones this year, down 20% from what it had planned at the same time last year, Japanese financial daily Nikkei reported on Friday (8 June), citing industry sources. The... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 17 June 2018.

Smoking down, but tobacco use still a major cause of death, disease: WHO

GENEVA (Reuters): Fewer people are smoking worldwide, especially women, but only one country in eight is on track to meet a target of reducing tobacco use significantly by 2025, the World Health organisation (WHO) said yesterday. Three million... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 11 June 2018.

Sydney Airport targets India as next key growth market

Sydney (Reuters): Sydney Airport Holdings Pty Ltd, a major beneficiary of China’s outbound tourism boom, is targeting India as the next big international growth market, its CEO said on Thursday. Australia’s biggest airport has non-stop services to... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 07 June 2018.

OECD says energy taxes in developed economies too low to fight climate change

London (Reuters): Energy taxes in major advanced economies are not doing enough to reduce energy use, improve energy efficiency and drive a shift towards low-carbon sources, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said last... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 06 June 2018.

New Zealand to spend $ 600 m to eradicate cattle disease

WELLINGTON (Reuters): New Zealand, the world’s biggest dairy exporter, will spend more than NZ$ 880 million ($ 610 million) in a bid to eradicate the mycoplasma bovis cattle disease, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said recently. About 126,000 cows... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 06 June 2018.

California becomes first US state to require solar panels on new homes

NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Builders in California will be required to fit solar panels on most new homes from 2020 under new building standards adopted last week, a move that is the first in the United States and could... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 05 June 2018.

GoPro Karma : Everything You Need To Know

It’s been two years since GoPro offered a full upgrade to its flagship. But, the wait is over. GoPro just announced its long-awaited flying camera platform: Karma. Here is everything you need to know about the GoPro’s Karma. Karma is the a... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 04 June 2018.

‘Sesame Street’ creators sue backer of raunchy puppet film

Los Angeles (Reuters): The creators of ‘Sesame Street’ have filed a lawsuit against the distributor of an upcoming raunchy Hollywood film ‘The Happytime Murders’ to halt an advertising tagline that it claims falsely associates itself with the... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 03 June 2018.

Brexit hits euro zone sentiment - Sentix index at 18-month low in July

BERLIN (Reuters): Sentiment in the euro zone fell to an 18-month low in July, a survey showed on Monday, as investors and analysts fear a major economic fallout from Britain’s vote last month to leave the European Union.The Frankfurt-based... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 02 June 2018.

Acer debuts one-of-a-kind premium convertible Chromebooks at global launch

The new Acer Chromebook Spin 13 and Chromebook 13 boast stylish all-aluminum designs  Includes 8th Gen Inte Core processors providing remarkable performance and exceptional battery life1  Acer Chromebooks feature dual USB 3.1 Type-C Gen... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 02 June 2018.

Foldable phone in the works at Apple

Los Angeles (Variety.com):Apple is working on a foldable phone that may double as a tablet when unfolded, according to a note sent out by Merril Lynch analyst Wamsi Mohan on Friday (23 March). The same analyst only expects minor updates for this... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 01 June 2018.

Microsoft Paint to be killed off after 32 years

Microsoft’s next Windows 10 update, called the Autumn (or Fall in the US) Creators Update, will bring a variety of new features. But one long-standing stalwart of the Windows experience has been put on the chopping block: Microsoft Paint. First... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 31 May 2018.

The Lone Survivor from Nepal wins ‘Asian Tree of the Year 2018’

In commemoration of International Forest Day, the winner of the Asian Tree of the Year contest 2018 was unveiled on 21 March in Brussels, by Natalie Pauwels, Assistant to the Director General, DG Environment, EU Commission along with CEO of Carbon... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 31 May 2018.

VW names new boss to steer sweeping overhaul

Berlin (Reuters): Volkswagen has chosen Herbert Diess as its new Chief Executive in an overhaul that includes streamlining the company’s multiple car brands into just three groups while preparing its truck business for a potential listing. The... Read more

Leader Latest By Leader 30 May 2018.

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