Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Celebrates Its Global 500 Debut By Awarding Employees $24 Million In Shares

The Fortune Global 500 – our annual list of the world’s biggest companies – witnessed a power shift this year. For the first time ever, entrants from China, including Taiwan, outnumber those from the U.S., advancing ahead with 129 to 121. While that’s big news for China at large, evidently it was great news for […]

WWDC Preview: How Tim Cook Plans to Keep Apple Watch Healthy for Business and Consumers

Apple has been the top seller of wearable computing devices for the past few years, thanks to the popularity of its smartwatches and AirPod wireless earbuds. But with competitors like Fitbit, Samsung, and Garmin adding new features to their competing devices, Apple can’t afford to stand still. The fifth generation update of the Apple Watch […]

Investing in China: All Bets Are Off

Last August, in my first post for Adam’s Data Sheet newsletter, I warned that Chinese tech companies might be headed for a “capital winter.” Alas, that dire prediction appears to be coming true. The Economist, citing research by CB Insights, noted last week that, in the last three months of 2018, deals to commit venture […]