Posted February 07, 2019 04:21:10 Employees love to be heard, and this year they are especially excited about hearing what their bosses have to say.
As the company’s stock price continues to soar, some of the most-watched stories of the year are on the news of the day.
Here are 10 of the biggest stories of 2019.1.
AMD’s Earnings Update – AMD’s stock jumped more than 2% after the company said that it is boosting the production of its chip-maker’s next generation APUs, codenamed Skylake, to 40% more power by 2020.
The chipmaker also said that a $3.5 billion cash infusion from a consortium of Chinese investors will boost its cash flow to about $40 billion this year.2.
Apple’s iPhone Xs Max Returns – Apple’s iPhones and iPads are going to get even more impressive next year.
The new models are expected to cost around $1,000 more than last year’s model.
Apple also announced that it plans to expand its Apple Store in China to 2 million square feet.3.
Google’s Pixel 2 XL: The Biggest Dealmaker in the Galaxy S8, S8 Plus, and S8 Edge?
The new Pixel phones are just a few months away, and we’re still waiting for a chance to buy one.
But now is the perfect time to get your hands on the new phones and check out what the Google engineers have been working on.4.
Tesla’s Model 3, New Model 3 and New Model X: The first electric car with a range of more than 300 miles (482 kilometers) is going to be a huge deal.
The Model 3 has a range-topping price tag of $35,000 (or roughly $100,000 for a comparable sedan), but it will have a range that is 10% shorter than the Model S and Model X.5.
Google Maps Updates: Google has rolled out new Maps for its Street View cars, and it is also rolling out its Streetview app for Google Home.6.
Amazon’s Echo: Amazon’s Alexa smart speaker is going big this year with the Echo Show.
You can now use Alexa to order a pizza, buy an item on Amazon’s site, or even tell the Echo to play a song from your Spotify playlist.7.
Samsung’s Galaxy Note8: The Note8 is the first smartphone to come with a 12-inch Super AMOLED display, which is the highest-resolution panel Samsung has ever produced.
It’s the company has been building up a reputation for excellence in OLED screens since the first Galaxy S9 was unveiled.8.
Microsoft’s Surface Pro 6: The company is releasing a new Pro tablet and it looks great.
Microsoft has announced that the new Surface Pro has a 5.5-inch display, the highest resolution of any Surface to date.9.
Amazon is Selling a $100 Amazon Prime Box for a Small Business: Amazon is selling a $250 Amazon Prime box for a small business that is available for just $99 a year.10.
Microsoft Launches Surface Studio, a New Windows 10 Pro Desktop: Microsoft is launching a new Windows 10 desktop, called Surface Studio.
The company says that it will be available in January 2019.