Amazon under EU antitrust fire over use of merchant data

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Amazon became the target of an antitrust investigation by the European Union.

Ericsson says on track for 2020 targets as second-quarter profit matches forecasts

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Mobile network gear maker Ericsson (ERICb.ST) posted a second-quarter profit in line.

U.S. Justice Department asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm

FILE PHOTO: A Qualcomm sign is pictured at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Shanghai, China.

Senate to grill Facebook over plans for Libra cryptocurrency

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are set to.

Amazon rivals ride on Prime Day marketing as protests unfold

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc’s Prime Day is now a major marketing opportunity and.

Huawei to invest $3.1 billion in Italy but calls for fair policy on 5G: country CEO

MILAN (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies said it would invest $3.1 billion in Italy over.

Amazon workers in Germany to strike over pay, Verdi union says

FILE PHOTO: An Amazon sign is seen at an Amazon logistics centre in Werne, Germany,.

Israel holds 5G mobile network tender, aims for 2020 launch

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel launched a tender for fifth-generation (5G) cellular frequencies on Sunday, hoping.

China’s Ping An to invest in education startup iTutorGroup

BEIJING (Reuters) – Ping An Insurance Group Co Of China said on Friday it would.

U.S. regulators approve $5 billion Facebook settlement over privacy issues: source

(Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook.

Japan sets up working group on impact of Facebook’s Libra ahead of G7

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese authorities have set up a working group to discuss the impact.

Volkswagen zooms ahead in extension of alliance with Ford to electric, automated cars

, NEW YORK (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co (F.N) and Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) said they.

Macquarie-backed MEIF 6 Fibre outbids USSL for telecoms firm KCOM

(Reuters) – Macquarie-backed MEIF 6 Fibre Ltd trumped an offer from a unit of British.

Trump blasts Bitcoin, Facebook’s Libra, demands they face banking regulations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday criticized Bitcoin, Facebook’s proposed Libra digital.

Twitter back up partially after worldwide outage

FILE PHOTO – The Twitter logo is displayed on a screen on the floor of.

French Senate approves tax as U.S. opens probe into digital levy

PARIS (Reuters) – France’s Senate on Thursday approved a tax on big technology companies, potentially.

U.S. to probe French plan to tax tech companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered an investigation into France’s planned.

Need quick medical advice in Britain? Ask Alexa

(Reuters) – Britain’s state-run health service is teaming up with Amazon to provide medical advice.

Appetizing prospects: Uber founder takes aim at South Korea’s shared kitchen market

SEOUL (Reuters) – Chef Youm Jung-phil plans to close his restaurant in Seoul’s affluent Gangnam.

U.S. to provide licenses for sales to Huawei if national security protected

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government will issue licenses to companies seeking to sell American-made.

Nine companies set prices for listings on China’s Nasdaq-style tech board

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Nine Chinese companies, among the first to float on China’s red-hot Nasdaq-style.

Facebook not invited to White House social media summit: company

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc said on Monday that it had not been invited to.

The high-tech trade dispute rooted in Japan’s wartime history

TOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) – Japan has tightened curbs on exports of high-tech materials used in smartphone.

Exclusive: U.S. clears SoftBank’s $2.25 billion investment in GM-backed Cruise

(Reuters) – Cruise, a U.S. self-driving vehicle company majority-owned by General Motors Co, told Reuters.

Amazon founder Bezos’ divorce final with $38 billion settlement: report

FILE PHOTO: 2018 Vanity Fair Oscar Party – Arrivals – Beverly Hills, California, U.S., 04/03/2018.

Fugitive U.S. tech guru: Cryptocurrency is next Cuban revolution

HAVANA (Reuters) – On the run from U.S. tax authorities, tech guru John McAfee puffs.

Boxing with giants: Italy’s packing robots are not just cardboard cutouts

(This June 28 story corrects Romaco’s nationality to German, not Italian, in paragraph 17) By.

TIM to extend 5G services to six more Italian cities by year-end

FILE PHOTO: Telecom Italia new logo is seen at the headquarter in Rozzano neighbourhood of.

UK competition regulator puts brake on Amazon’s Deliveroo deal

(Reuters) – Britain’s competition regulator has stepped in to pause Amazon’s (AMZN.O) deal with online.

Sweden to investigate telecom operator Tele2’s June network outage

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden launched an inquiry on Friday into a national network outage at.

U.S. asks federal court to throw out Huawei lawsuit

The Huawei logo is pictured on the company’s stand during the ‘Electronics Show – International.

BMW and Daimler team up on automated driving

BERLIN (Reuters) – Some 1,200 developers at BMW and Daimler will team up to develop.