Saturday, September 23, 2017

‘Unfit’ Uber stripped of London license

LONDON (Reuters) - London deemed Uber unfit to run a taxi service on Friday and stripped it of its license to operate from the end of next week...

Exclusive: U.S. Homeland Security found SEC had ‘critical’ cyber weaknesses in January

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security detected five “critical” cyber security weaknesses on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s computers as of January 23, 2017, according...

Exclusive: T-Mobile, Sprint close to agreeing deal terms – sources

(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) is close to agreeing tentative terms on a deal to merge with peer Sprint Corp (S.N), people familiar with the matter said,...

HPE plans 5,000 job cuts: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co is planning to cut at least 5,000 workers as part of a broader effort to reduce costs amid mounting competition, Bloomberg reported...

Venture fundraising in yuan soars as investors target Chinese tech firms

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China-focused venture capital funds are increasing their bets on local technology companies and a further opening of Chinese domestic capital markets, raising money in...

Distrustful U.S. allies force spy agency to back down in encryption fight

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - An international group of cryptography experts has forced the U.S. National Security Agency to back down over two data encryption techniques it wanted set...

Google bets anew on smartphones, pays $1.1 billion for HTC’s Pixel division

TAIPEI/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google said it would pay $1.1 billion for the division at Taiwan’s HTC Corp (2498.TW) that develops the U.S. firm’s Pixel...

Tesla working with AMD to develop chip for self-driving car: CNBC

(Reuters) - Electric carmaker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) is working with Advanced Micro Devices Inc (AMD.O) to develop its own artificial intelligence chip for self-driving cars, CNBC reported on...

Apple concedes new watch has connectivity glitch

(Reuters) - Apple Inc’s on Wednesday conceded its latest smartwatch unveiled a week ago has problems with its most important feature: the ability make phone calls and access...

At U.N., Britain to push internet firms to remove extremist content quicker

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The leaders of Britain, France and Italy will push social media companies on Wednesday to remove “terrorist content” from the internet within one to...

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NFL condemns Trump’s comments on football player protests

(Note: Strong language in paragraphs 2 and 5) By Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s call for National Football...

Facing far-right gains, Merkel, Schulz urge undecided Germans to vote

BERLIN/GREIFSWALD, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel, poised to win a fourth term in Sunday’s election, and her center-left challenger Martin Schulz...

Trailer Buzz: Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle of Dogs,’ James Corden is ‘Peter Rabbit’ and an...

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