The magazine on business and technology Fast Company has made another rating of the most innovative companies in the world, sending Apple to the 17th place. Last year, the corporation occupied the first line of the ranking, which is now inherited by the Chinese Meituan Dianping. She owns a web service for the aggregation of services and services from food delivery and shopping to cleaning apartments.
In 2018, $ 33.8 billion passed through the platform, 350 million users from 2.8 thousand cities used its services.
Grab, the National Basketball Association, The Walt Disney and Stitch Fix are also in the top five. Of the notable names are Twitch (10th place), Alibaba Group (15th), Unity Technologies (18th), Domino’s (19th), Mozilla (49th).
As for Apple, the compilers of the rating noted that the most impressive product of the company in 2018 was not a smartphone or tablet, but the chip – A12 Bionic. Last year, Apple won the first place for the iPhone X, Apple Watch Series 3, ARKit and some developments.