As the automaker’s stock price continues to drop, Ford Motor Company announced that Jim Hackett will be taking over as CEO, abruptly ending Mark Field’s tenure at just under three years. The change comes despite Ford reporting record profit in 2015. However, the company has been criticized for its slow shift into the digital future, and announced plans to cut 1,400 white-collar jobs just last week.
At an event in Shanghai, China, Microsoft Corp. announced the successor to 2016’s Surface Pro 4 – the Surface Pro. While the new Surface Pro could be considered the Surface Pro 5, the Redmond, Wash.-based company is ditching the numeral in order to keep things simple as the Surface family grows.
Samsung has taken the bezel-less display design and run with it, creating the best looking device on the market. Add the best CPU available, and an upgraded camera, and there is no doubt that the Galaxy S8 will be one of 2017’s best devices. It is often forgotten that before the company began experiencing exploding devices that the Galaxy S7 was considered one of – if not THE – best devices of 2016. With the Galaxy S8, Samsung has only expanded on the strides made with the S7.