Advancements in technology brought down the costs of moving goods, the costs of moving ideas and transferring knowledge, and the costs of remote access and usage of services, speeding up the role of technology in transforming economic structures.
Russian invasion of Ukraine and the international sanctions that followed it have given glimpses of the impact of technology industry and how the dynamics of this war could permanently change everything about a technology's influence or spread.
Google's acquisition of the cybersecurity firm Mandiant Inc. enables it to provide a suite of end-to-end cloud security services to its customers. It should also help the company better compete with Microsoft and Amazon and raise its defenses against sophisticated cyberattacks.
Apple has taken a unique path for its Apple TV+ service ever since its launch on November 1, 2019, considering how competitive online content streaming has gotten.
Apple's approach to lock-in users follows a multi-layered strategy to differentiate its products and services through software-hardware integration and cultivation of exclusivity, interoperability, and interdependencies.