Apple reportedly held preliminary acquisition talks with MGM

Citing sources familiar with the matter, CNBC reports MGM held talks with a number of companies, including digital media distributors Apple and Netflix, to gauge interest in a possible sale. Whether those discussions are ongoing remains unknown. Rumors last month suggested Apple was in negotiations to secure content from MGM Epix. Today’s report, which focuses on the survival of traditional media … Read more Apple reportedly held preliminary acquisition talks with MGM

UN ban on Azhar: China says ‘responsible solution’ can only come through talks

Amid reports that the resolution to declare Pakistan-based JeM chief Masood Azhar as a “global terrorist” would come up in the UN Security Council on March 13, China on Monday said “a responsible solution” can only come through discussions. Beijing also said security issues constituted an “important topic” in its talks to ease tensions between … Read more UN ban on Azhar: China says ‘responsible solution’ can only come through talks

Apple in Talks to Buy Cobalt Directly From Miners: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Apple said to seek contracts to buy several thousand tons of cobalt Cobalt prices have skyrocketed on expected growth in demand for EVs Several other companies are racing to sign multi-year cobalt deals Apple is in talks to buy long-term supplies of cobalt for iPhone batteries directly from miners, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing sources. The iPhone … Read more Apple in Talks to Buy Cobalt Directly From Miners: Report

Apple in Talks for First Order From Chinese Chipmaker: Report

Apple is in talks to buy storage chips from Yangtze Memory Technologies, a move that would mark the iPhone maker’s first buy from a Chinese memory chipmaker, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday. Apple will use these chips in new iPhone models and other products for sale in the Chinese domestic market specifically, the Nikkei reported, citing two people familiar … Read more Apple in Talks for First Order From Chinese Chipmaker: Report

China’s cash-strapped LeEco in talks to gain $1.4 billion from investor

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Jia ‘YT’ Yueting, chief executive officer of LeEco Global Group, right, speaks with an employee at the company’s headquarters in San Jose, California, U.S., on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016. China’s cash-strapped LeEco said it is in talks to secure 10 billion yuan ($1.4 billion) from an unidentified … Read more China’s cash-strapped LeEco in talks to gain $1.4 billion from investor

China’s cash-strapped LeEco in talks to gain $1.4 billion from investor

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Jia ‘YT’ Yueting, chief executive officer of LeEco Global Group, right, speaks with an employee at the company’s headquarters in San Jose, California, U.S., on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016. China’s cash-strapped LeEco said it is in talks to secure 10 billion yuan ($1.4 billion) from an unidentified … Read more China’s cash-strapped LeEco in talks to gain $1.4 billion from investor

Mark Hamill talks Squadron 42: Oh how a long way we’ve come since Wing Commander

Mark Hamill is lots busier this time round in big name Wars Episode VIII. The actor, who reprised hisposition as Luke Skywalker in big name Wars: The force Awakens, took a ruin after an extended day of filming the franchise’s eighth installment at London’s Pinewood Studios to speak approximately his go backto video video games. … Read more Mark Hamill talks Squadron 42: Oh how a long way we’ve come since Wing Commander