Business

The cities with the most talented people revealed

The Adecco Group report referred to the success of New York-based start-up Pymetrics, which uses artificial intelligence (AI), the core theme of this year’s report, and neuroscience to match people to jobs

Netflix adds another 8.76 million paying subscribers

Netflix has changed its definition of “watched”. Previously a view of a program “watched 70 percent of a single episode of a series” but that has changed to anyone who “chose to watch for at least two minutes”.

Apple iPhone maker moves into bed with car giant

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Foxconn Technology, maker of the Apple iPhone and MacBook, are in preliminary joint venture talks to build an electric vehicle for China. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is in merger talks with Groupe PSA, the owner of the Peugeot and Citroën vehicle brands

Germany to end coal-fired power by 2038 or earlier

Germany has reached agreement to provide €4.35 billion for utilities, such as the RWE power plant company, which will close some of their coal plants early. In addition, government institutions and military installations will be moved to the affected regions in an effort to create local jobs and revenues