June 3rd, 2019

What corporate boards still don’t understand about cyber risk

A recent study from the National Association of Corporate Directors highlights that one in five directors is dissatisfied with the quality of cyber-risk information that the board gets from management. Board members who felt their company was [...]

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Zielpuls

KRONBERG and MUNICH; June 3, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of Zielpuls, a technology consultancy headquartered in Germany. It was first announced on April 30. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Zielpuls is joining Accenture [...]

SpaceX working on details of how to get people to Mars—and safely back

Earlier this month, the principal Mars “development engineer” for SpaceX, Paul Wooster, provided an update on the company’s vision for getting to the red planet. During his presentation at the 2019 Humans to Mars Summit in Washington DC, Wooster said [...]

Apple expected to ditch iTunes: Rpt

Apple’s annual developer conference starts Monday with a keynote highlighting changes to software and systems. While there is the possibility of some surprise hardware announcements, WWDC 2019 is expected to focus on the company’s next operating [...]

Infineon digs deep to buy Cypress in $10 billion deal

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Infineon has agreed to buy Cypress Semiconductors in a deal that values the U.S. maker of microchips used in cars and electronic devices at 9 billion euros ($10.1 billion) including debt, sending shares [...]