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Vedanta appoints Ajay Kapur as CEO of aluminium, power business

Mining giant Vedanta on Tuesday said it has appointed Ajay Kapur as the chief executive officer of its aluminium and power business. Kapur joins Vedanta from Ambuja Cements, where he was the managing director and CEO for its India business. “Ajay will provide leadership for unlocking the full potential of our aluminium and power business which is a USD 10… Read More »

Apple CEO Says Requested Zero Personal Data From Facebook

Apple neither requested any personal data from Facebook nor did it receive any, Apple CEO Tim Cooksaid while responding to a New York Times report that claimed that the social networking giant allowed about 60 device makers, including Apple and Samsung, to access personal information of users and their friends. “We’ve never been in the data business,” Cook told National Public Radio (NPR) on Monday… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 to Launch in July, CEO Confirms

Xiaomi is set to host a China event at the end of May where it is expected to launch multiple products. Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun confirmed this on social networking site Weibo, while even asking fans on what they expect. Xiaomi is largely expected to launch the Mi 7 and the Mi 8th Anniversary Edition smartphone at the May event, and some users even expected… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S to Sport Ceramic Body, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage, Says CEO

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S launch on March 27 is just around the corner and Xiaomi fans are waiting with bated breath to witness the Chinese phone maker’s next big innovation in smartphone design. Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun on Monday took to Chinese social website Weibo to officially confirm that the Mi MIX 2S will be launched with a curved ceramic body… Read More »

Sony Reports Best-Ever Q3 Profit; CEO Hirai to Step Down, Turnaround Ally Yoshida to Take Helm

Japan’s Sony said CEO Kazuo Hirai would be handing over the reins to finance chief Kenichiro Yoshida, while at the same time forecast a record annual profit that highlights the revival in fortune that they have both engineered. Once a market leader in consumer-electronics, the maker of the Walkman and Trinitron TV in recent years fell behind the likes of Apple in… Read More »

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Future iOS 11 Update Will Give Option to Disable iPhone Performance Throttling

In the midst of facing a shortage of replacement batteries for older iPhone models, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that in an upcoming iOS 11 update will allow users to disable battery performance throttling on their devices. The move is likely to overcome the slowdown issue that was acknowledgedby the Cupertino giant last month. To recall, the company also started compensating affected users by… Read More »

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Take a Month of Parental Leave in December

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he’s taking parental leave this month to spend more time with his daughters. Zuckerberg said on Facebook and Instagram over the weekend that “you’ll hear from me a little less” during this time. Facebook offers four months of paid parental leave for both mothers and fathers – generous for corporate America, although some tech companies offer more. The… Read More »

Apple ‘Very Bullish and Optimistic’ About India, Says CEO Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Tuesday reaffirmed the company’s interest in India during the latest quarterly earnings call as the iPhone-maker reported strong sales across all major product categories. Answering an analyst’s queries about the company’s recent progress in India, Cook said Applecontinues to be “very bullish and optimistic about India,” as the company continues to invest in the country. Apple took many… Read More »

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Urges Harvard Graduates to Build a World of ‘Purpose’

Mark Zuckerberg returned Thursday to Harvard, where he launched Facebook and then dropped out, telling graduates it’s up to them to bring purpose to the world, fight inequality and strengthen the global community. “Change starts local. Even global changes start small – with people like us,” the Facebook CEO said. He shared stories about graduates such as David… Read More »

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Return to Harvard Today as Commencement Speaker

One of Harvard University’s most famous dropouts, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, returns on Thursday to the Ivy League school to address its graduating class. The 33-year-old tech titan, who dropped out the college to found the pioneering social network company, has been on a nostalgia trip during the week leading up to Harvard’s commencement. On Tuesday, he live-streamed… Read More »