On Sunday Microsoft Corp said in a court filing that Apple Inc’s threat to cut off the creator of “Fortnite” from Apple’s developer tools would hurt Microsoft’s gaming business, as well as other game developers.
Smartphone shipments in China fell 16% in previous month compared with a year earlier, according to government data released on Tuesday. The numbers suggest that handset demand in China remains lukewarm despite the country’s recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, boding poorly for Apple Inc and its local rivals like Huawei Technologies Co Ltd.
On Tuesday Deutsche Bank said it has agreed a strategic, multi-year partnership with Google to give the German lender access to cloud services and drive innovation in technology-based financial products for clients.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and over 40 trade associations today urged top Chinese and U.S. officials to redouble efforts to implement a Phase 1 trade agreement signed by the world’s two largest economies in January.
On Tuesday Microsoft Corp said it plans to roll out a version of its cloud-based software that will be modified to suit the needs of healthcare organizations.
Microsoft will invest $1 billion in Polish cloud project as part of a plan that will involve opening a data centre in the country to provide cloud services to businesses and government institutions, the company said in a statement on Tuesday.
Factory activity of China likely rose for a second straight month in April 2020 as more businesses re-opened from strict lockdowns implemented to contain the coVID-19 outbreak, which has now paralysed the global economy.