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Apple’s head designer has made a $250,000 ring out of a single chunk of diamond — and it needs to be seen to be believed

“If you must have a diamond ring made out of diamond, the auction begins on December 5, 2018, in Miami” writes Kif Leswing for businessinsider.sg. Sir Jony Ive, Apple’s Chief Design Officer, and renowned industrial designer Marc Newson – having curated the (RED) auction five years ago – have, this year, designed a unique ring, made exclusively for (RED) by Diamond Foundry®. Source: businessinsider.sg Share This:

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Former CEO fined $1.5 million by SEC for tipping pro baseball players with inside info

“DeCinces and four of his tippees already settled the Commission’s insider trading claims against them” writes Francine Mckenna for marketwatch.com. The Securities and Exchange Commission settled its insider trading charges against James V. Mazzo, the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Advanced Medical Optics, Inc. who agreed to pay $1.5 million for allegedly tipping information about his company’s acquisition to his close personal friend, former professional baseball player Doug DeCinces. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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Report: BlackBerry is in talks to buy cybersecurity company Cylance for as much as $1.5B

“(Reuters) – BlackBerry Ltd is in talks to buy cybersecurity company Cylance Inc for as much as $1.5 billion, Business Insider reported on Friday, citing sources familiar with the matter” writes Min Read for reuters.com. Irvine, California-based Cylance develops AI-based products to prevent cyberattacks on companies and recently considered filing for an IPO, according to the report. (read.bi/2SYzvM9) A deal could be announced as soon as next week, Business Insider reported citing sources, who cautioned the deal could still fall apart. Source: reuters.com Share This:

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Lim Guan Eng: Goldman Sachs must return Malaysia RM2.4 billion fees paid for 1MDB-related work

“According to Malay Mail, Lim said that Malaysia needed the money because of a RM1 trillion debt related to the 1MDB scandal” writes Sean Lim for businessinsider.sg. At a Budget 2019 briefing in Penang on Wednesday (Nov 7), Lim made clear that he believed the American investment bank should return the money as it had cost Malaysia big losses.On Nov 2, Reuters reported that Tim Leissner, a former partner for Goldman Sachs in Asia, had pleaded guilty to two crimes – conspiracy to launder money and conspiracy to violate the…

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Khloe asked Tristan to watch cheating on KUWTK

“Khloe Kardashian has been reliving the Tristan Thompson cheating scandal which tore her apart while she was heavily pregnant in April 2018, but when she reportedly asked him to watch it with her, he said no” writes Dusty Baxter-wright for cosmopolitan.com. This comes as Khloe replied to a fan during her live tweet-a-long who asked whether Tristan was also watching the show.On the topic of tweeting, the insider added that although Tristan expected it from Khloe this time, he hopes their relationship will be kept more private going forward. Source: cosmopolitan.com…

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Ex-Wall Street banker’s insider trading conviction overturned

“But in an unsigned decision, the appeals court said this was an error that was not harmless” reports businessinsider.com. The trial judge, Laura Taylor Swain, rejected this request, because Robert Stewart never specifically said his son had not made the “silver platter” statement.Alexandra Shapiro, a lawyer for Stewart, was pleased the conviction was overturned, calling the excluded evidence “critical to Mr. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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On the day of his deployment in mid-January, police escorted Brent Taylor and his family around town as residents lined the streets to see him off.

“North Ogden Mayor Brent Taylor died Saturday in an apparent “insider attack” in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, the Tribune reported” writes The Associated Press for aol.com. NORTH OGDEN, Utah (AP) — The mayor of a Utah city was killed during an attack in Afghanistan while he was serving with the state’s National Guard, the Salt Lake Tribune and other media reported. Source: aol.com Share This:

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Utah mayor Brent Taylor killed in latest Afghanistan ‘insider attack’

“A Utah mayor was killed in Afghanistan during an “insider attack” while serving with the Utah National Guard in Kabul, the second deadly such attack in the war-torn country in less than a month” writes John Bacon for thedailyjournal.com. Initial reports indicated the attacker was killed by other Afghan Forces, the Pentagon said. Source: thedailyjournal.com Share This:

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