• 10 things in tech you need to know today

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday.
    1. The US has banned American companies from selling to Chinese phone maker ZTE for seven years. The FTC said the firm was caught illegally shipping goods to Iran, violating US sanctions.
    2. Facebook has explained exactly how it tracks web users - even those who aren't sign up to its service - through like and share buttons embedded on pages. Non-Facebook users can't opt out of that tracking.
    3. An undercover author discovered that Amazon warehouse workers 'pee into bottles' because they are so worried about wasting time...
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  • 10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 things you need to know in markets today

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Tuesday.
    1. China was buying US treasuries at the fastest rate in six months just prior to the recent trade spat between the two countries. Bloomberg reports that China's holdings of US government debt rose by $US8.5 billion in February to a total of $US1.18 trillion. The increase means China retained its position as the largest foreign creditor to the US.
    2. China's latest GDP report card, somewhat predictably, has printed in line with market expectations. According to China's National Bureau of Statistics , the economy grew by 6.8%...
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