Commonwealth Bank of Australia to organise launch of blockchain-based bond for World Bank

This development essentially cements blockchain’s future in the coming years. Its adoption will slash costs, boost transparency and will revolutionize the finance industry from what we know it today. In what is likely to be a milestone for blockchain technology, Commonwealth Bank of Australia has won a mandate from the World Bank to organize a…

LG slashes LCD investment costs, maintains planned investments in its OLED business

LG is bent on migrating towards making next-generation OLED panels and has slashed investments in its LCD business, which incidentally accounts for nearly 90% of its revenues. South Korea’s LG Display Co Ltd, a key supplier of panels for Apple, posted its second consecutive loss citing poor panel prices while slashing its investment plans by…

Qualcomm new patent licensing model designed to win clients and regulators

In a significant shift in its patent licensing strategy Qualcomm’s licensing chief stated its new licensing model is aimed at winning customers and easing regulatory concerns. In a strategic change of tactics, Qualcomm Inc’s patent licensing chief stated, the company has broadened its licensing model in order to lower licensing costs for the next generation…

Computacenter Plc’s fourth quarter profitability to beat analysts’ expectation

The profit guideline, for the fourth quarter, by the Britain-based IT services firm beat analysts’ expectation despite being hurt by weaknesses in the domestic market because of Brexit. On Monday, Computacenter Plc, an IT services firm, stated that its adjusted pretax results are likely to beat analysts’ expectations. This latest raising of its earning guidance…