Hopeton Adorno

9 Added | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 1 Follower | @HopetonAdorno | Keep up with Hopeton Adorno on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Hopeton Adorno”

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

Alphabet was smart to pay Apple $1 billion

Alphabet's Android leads from a pure market-share total, but Apple's iOS commands a dominant position in mobile-device profits.<p>What is less well known is Alphabet's dependence on Apple for search-based revenue. Last year, a <i>New York Times</i> article cited a 2014 Goldman Sachs<b>'</b> study that found Google …

Goldman Sachs

Samsung is making Qualcomm's latest mobile chip

Samsung says it's making new Exynos processors with low-power 14nm chips -- which is no surprise. What is, however, is that the company is <i>also</i> in charge of building Qualcomm's (maker of Snapdragon) latest chips with the same process. Samsung's FinFET 3D structures bump up both performance and …

BT Buys Its Way Back To Being A Major UK Carrier As $19BN EE Merger Gets Cleared

A major piece of consolidation in the UK comms network landscape has today been green lit by the Competition and Markets Authority, with the body approving the £12.5 billion ($19BN) acquisition of mobile carrier EE by incumbent telco and broadband provider BT after a 10-month investigation.<p>BT and …

EU Bosses Can Snoop On Your Private Messages At Work

Employers in the European Union can read employees’ private messages sent via online chat and webmail accounts during working hours, EU judges have ruled.<p>The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) said that a Romanian employer firm that read a worker’s Yahoo Messenger chats sent while he was at work …

Privacy

Get ready for Android app promo codes

Have you ever seen an Android developer give out promo codes before? Most likely not, because Google has only just added the feature. A poster on <i>Android Forums</i> has spotted a page on Google's Developer Console with instructions on how devs can create codes and how they can get their apps ready to …

How Amazon took control of the cloud

Amazon’s fast-growing web services have become a critical component in our computing universe<p>The internet, in just two decades, has gone from something that seemed exotic to most people to a utility that is taken for granted – like electricity. Just as most people – at least in industrial societies …