Ford says lucrative F-Series truck production coming back online
DETROIT: Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday that production of its best-selling and highly-profitable F-150 pickup trucks will resume at its Dearborn, Michigan, plant on Friday, which had been closed due to parts shortages caused by a fire at a key supplier.
The No. 2 U.S. automaker said that F-150 ...
After letting third-party hardware brands take a crack at building smart displays powered by Google Assistant, the search giant is said to be working on one with its own label on the tin this year, reports Nikkei Asian Review. The company first announced the arrival of AI-powered speaker-and-touchscreen combos aimed at homes back in January; Lenovo and JBL launched their products over the past weeks, with prices starting at $200. That gives those brands – and Google – a chance to show up Amazon, which has been selling its Alexa-powered Echo Show since last June at $230 a pop. While… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Google
The latest episode of the Forbes Asia Investment Briefing comes from Alicia Garcia Herrero, who is chief APAC economist at Natixis. She tells us what's caught her eye this week, and what she'll be watching for over the coming weeks and months.