The $11 billion offer, made in 2006, fell apart amid strong opposition.
Luxury carmaker Ferrari has pipped Apple to be labelled the world’s most powerful brand.
Hyper-local American news outlet Patch has fired a vast majority of its staff.
Sitting ducks for online scam artists
Complaints that the range of promotional T-shirts with 'AUSTRALIA EST 1788' logos were racist led to people targeting Aldi on Twitter and calling for them to be withdrawn.
SnappyLabs is a one-man development team owned and started by Aussie John Papandriopoulos that makes the iPhone 5 camera capable of shooting 20 high-quality photos in one second.
Postmates, a San Francisco start-up, found itself in hot water when the offending email accidentally landed in a customer's inbox.
The company has apologised for the ad for Flora margarine that likened coming out of the closet to shooting your dad in the heart.
Workers in 60 American cities including New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Detroit, Milwaukee and Indianapolis, have joined the fight for $15 an hour wage.