Here’s What It’s Like To Work At A Giant Apple iPhone Factory In China

Here’s What It’s Like To Work At A Giant Apple iPhone Factory In China

Apple’s iPhones are perhaps America’s most recognizable export to the world. They’re ubiquitous from New York to New Zealand, and carry the message of Apple’s ingenuity far and wide. Apple has also built a cult following for itself, with its minimalistic ads, its keynotes, and the legend of Steve Jobs. But while Apple might be headquartered in California, these phones are manufactured an entire world away — in distant China. NYU grad student Dejian Zeng wanted to find out…

10 Successful Companies Founded By Immigrants

10 Successful Companies Founded By Immigrants

U.S lawmakers can argue about the effect of immigration on their country’s economic change, but one cannot overlook the contribution of these foreign-born leadership in entrepreneurship and innovation.

A new study from the National Foundation for American Policy reveals that US immigrants started more than half of the current US-based startups valued at $1 billion and more. These 44 companies, the study says, are collectively valued at $168 billion and create an average of roughly 760 jobs per company in the U.S. The study also estimates that immigrants make up over 70% of key management or product development positions at these companies, WSJ reports.

Let’s have a look at the top 10 most renowned companies founded by immigrants.

Alphabet Surpasses Apple To Become The Most Valuable Company In The World

Alphabet Surpasses Apple To Become The Most Valuable Company In The World

There’s been a major shift in the world of technology. Apple, which has been been the most valuable company in the world since 2010, has been dethroned. Alphabet smashed Wall Street estimates in its earning calls today, following which its stock rose 9% and was trading at a high of $770. That translates into a market capitalization of $570 billion, eclipsing Apple’s current market cap of about $535 billion.