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Saudi prince drops $300 million for Twitter

12/19/2011, Don’t you find it rather interesting that the Arab Spring this year kicked off in such a great force across different countries throughout the Middle East, thanks to the power of social networks like Facebook and Twitter? The House of Saud have been...

Google invests $100m in the world’s largest wind farm

04/19/2011, Google seems to be hell-bent on world domination… in a safe clean way at least. The company has been reported to have invested $100m in the Shepherds Flat Wind Farm in Oregon. The latest investment follows previous investments in clean energy after the...

Google invests $5 million in a German solar plant

04/07/2011,   Google, has been recently reported to have forked out $5 million in an 18.7MW solar power plant near Berlin, Germany. Google won’t be running the show all by themselves though – the plant will be operated together with another private...

Apple’s $3.9B investment could be used to purchase hardware parts

01/21/2011, Remember the mystery long term investment that we glossed over a couple of days ago? Well, word has it that this top secret $3.9 billion long-term supply investment will actually be used to purchase tens of millions of displays for the iPhones and iPads...

Facebook now worth 50 billion

01/03/2011, In has just been reported that Goldman Sachs have just pumped in $450 million into the coffers of the social networking phenomenon. With over 500 million people using Facebook every day, it’s hard to argue with the decision. An additional investment...

Sony to double production of image sensors

12/27/2010, Sony will be throwing down $1.2 billion in 2011 to double its production of the image sensors that see action in smartphones as well as digital cameras, considering that both markets are extremely lucrative and show no signs of slowing down. A portion of...