Susan Wojcick, CEO of YouTube

YouTube invests $20 million in educational tutorial and DIY videos

Google’s YouTube is investing $20 million into getting more educational videos ranging from cooking tutorials to science explainers on its platform. The move will provide more brand-safe content for marketers to advertise on. YouTube videos have faced closer scrutiny since March 2017, when a Times of London report revealed advertisements from top brands were running […]

Netflix Co-founder, Chairman & CEO Reed Hastings attends Q&A during Transatlantic Forum as part of Series Mania Lille Hauts de France festival on May 3, 2018 in Lille, France.

Netflix fuels its ballooning cash burn with $2 billion in new debt

Sylvain Lefevre | Getty Images Netflix Co-founder, Chairman & CEO Reed Hastings attends Q&A during Transatlantic Forum as part of Series Mania Lille Hauts de France festival on May 3, 2018 in Lille, France. Netflix is fueling its ballooning cash burn with $2 billion in new debt. The company announced Monday it intends to issue […]

Intel Pentium CPU photographed after Intel revealed information about major flow in the chipsets. 

Intel shares jump after upgrade from Nomura Instinet

Nomura Instinet upgraded Intel shares to buy from neutral, saying Monday the company is the only chip stock which will raise estimates in October and November. “We believe that Intel will remain supply constrained until the ramp [in production] of 10nm,” Nomura’s Romit Shah said in a note. Intel is working to mass produce its […]

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attends a media briefing during the United Nations General Assembly on September 24, 2018 in New York City. 

China state media lash out at Pompeo’s advice to Latin America

Chinese investment in emerging areas such as South America have been burgeoning, with Beijing keen to promote its flagship program, the Belt and Road Initiative. The project aims to connect Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa with vast logistics and transport networks. While Beijing has touted the project as a mutual economic development initiative, […]

Alibaba opens two UK data centers to boost cloud operations in Europe

Alibaba opens two UK data centers to boost cloud operations in Europe

Alibaba opened two data centers in the U.K. on Monday, further expanding its cloud footprint in Europe. The new facilities — both in London — are the Chinese tech giant’s first in Britain, and will provide its business customers in the region with round-the-clock security and engineering support and real-time monitoring. A spokesperson for Alibaba […]