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Meet PetroChina the company that beats Apple to 1 trillion Market Cap


Apple claimed the title yesterday, becoming the first U.S. publicly traded company to hit the 12-zero mark. However, you might be surprised to find that Apple is not the first company to achieve this distinction. Even more surprising: You’ve probably never heard of the company that beat it, PetroChina (NYSE:PTR). Petro-who? PetroChina is a state-controlled company in China, and when it went public, it ...

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Ghanaian tech executive Bozoma Saint John leaves Apple for Uber

Bozoma Saint John

Star executive, Bozoma Saint John, is leaving her position at Apple to take on a leadership role at Uber Technologies. The tech maven has been named the Chief Brand Officer of Uber Technologies. “I’m excited to start this journey,” she told OkayAfrica in an exclusive conversation. “Uber is a global company and I plan to bring my full global citizenship ...

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What to expect from the Apple iPhone 8

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Apple has been awarded a patent for advanced facial recognition technology boosting rumours about features in the upcoming iPhone 8 and hinting at future areas such as augmented reality (AR) and driverless cars. A number of reports have suggested bolstered recognition technology. Top Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said in a note last month that the iPhone 8 would feature a ...

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iPhone 8 to feature wireless charging, says Analyst

The iPhone 8 rumours are picking up speed and the latest one again backs previous claims of wireless charging support. Noted KGI analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo, has reiterated that the iPhone 8 will support wireless charging. Kuo notes that wireless charging adapters will be bundled with just the premium models, and the base model buyers will have to buy it as ...

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