The following is a weekly recap of the HOBI blog for the week 11/06-11/10.
- Samsung, the world’s largest handset producer announced the Galaxy Upcycling project, which aims to breathe new life into old Galaxy smartphones.
- Designers around the world are using low-cost do-it-yourself (DIY) machines to turn locally collected plastic waste into unique products.
- Gartner Inc. forecasts worldwide information security spending to climb to $93 billion next year. Experts suggest security services will continue to be the fastest growing segment – especially IT outsourcing, consulting, and implementation services.
- Leading up to the release of the highly anticipated iPhone X, Apple shares rallied on better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings results. With shares of the company up 4.34 percent, many analysts believe that Apple is on the path to becoming the first trillion dollar company.