United States network has lost its exclusivity over Apple’s iPhone device after it was announced last week that rival network Verizon will now also provide the device in the US market. Apple is expected to announce its next generation of the device in the next couple of months, along with an update to its iPad tablet device. The shares of all three companies were down after the news.
The free online dictionary maintained by a network of volunteers – – celebrated its 10th anniversary last week. Wikmedia, the non-profit organisation that operates Wikipedia, said its encyclopaedia now features more than 17m articles in 270 languages, claiming Wikipedia is the only top 10 website worldwide that’s truly generated, supported and maintained by its users. The CEO at chip manufacturer
resigned suddenly last week, effectively being ousted by its board. AMD is the world’s second largest chip manufacturer after Intel. Some reports stated ousted CEO Dirk Meyer didn’t have a strategy for the next generation of mobile devices currently preoccupying the market.