Apple supplier Foxconn is in talks to build a $9 billion factory in Saudi Arabia that would make microchips, components for electric vehicles and other electronics, The Wall Street Journal reported. Saudi Arabia has been seeking to diversify its reliance on petrodollars to grow its economy but has struggled to attract investment. The Taiwanese-based company is seeking to grow its production...
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Streaming Services Should Beware Becoming Like Cable Companies
About a month ago, I finally reached my breaking point with YouTube TV, the streaming service I had subscribed to years earlier as a replacement for cable TV. I didn’t think twice about paying $40 a month for it in 2018, but after years of price increases—YouTube TV now costs $73 a month—I realized my family wasn’t watching it nearly enough to justify the money. So I ditched it. More...
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