Samsung Heir Apparent Takes Succession Step

SEOUL, South Korea — Samsung Group’s heir apparent, Jay Y. Lee, will take over from his father, Lee Kun-hee, as the head of two key foundations, the company said on Friday, suggesting that a transfer of leadership is underway at Samsung, South Korea’s largest corporation. Jay Y. Lee, 46, will…

Why the Apple TV was always a pipe dream

Apple will actually be fighting the cable monopolies instead of co-opting them. Last night, The Wall Street Journal dropped the news that Apple gave up on plans to make a 4K TV a year ago. To the casual observer, the news feels like a bombshell, but to people watching Apple…