Weapon of choice? China rare earth prices soar on their potential role in trade war

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese rare earth prices are set to climb further beyond multi-year highs.

Amazon introduces ‘StyleSnap’ shopping recommendation feature

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves,.

Volkswagen to invest up to 4 billion euros in digital transformation

FILE PHOTO: The logo of German carmaker Volkswagen is seen at the Volkswagen (VW) automobile.

Effusive Trump promises Britain a ‘phenomenal’ post-Brexit trade deal

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday promised Britain a “phenomenal” post-Brexit trade.

Trump promises UK a phenomenal post-Brexit trade deal, solution to Huawei discord

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday promised Britain a “phenomenal” post-Brexit trade.

Top Australian university hacked, 19 years of students’ data accessed

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s top-ranked university said on Tuesday hackers breached its cyber defenses late.

Apple introduces web login, stresses privacy in challenge to Google, Facebook

(Reuters) – Apple Inc on Monday launched a “Sign In With Apple” function to rival.

Infineon to buy Cypress Semiconductors in $10 billion deal

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Infineon has agreed to buy Cypress Semiconductors in a deal valuing the.

Facebook in talks with U.S. derivatives regulator over digital currency plans: FT

FILE PHOTO: Attendees walk past a Facebook logo during Facebook Inc’s F8 developers conference in.

U.S. regulators divide scrutiny of Amazon and Google: Washington Post

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves,.

U.S. Justice Department prepares Google antitrust probe: sources

(Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department is preparing an investigation of Alphabet Inc’s Google to.

U.S. judge waves through D.C. case against Facebook

FILE PHOTO: Stickers bearing the Facebook logo are pictured at Facebook Inc’s F8 developers conference.

Amazon seen spreading its tentacles to 5G with T-Mobile interest

NEW YORK (Reuters) – One influential analyst called Amazon.com’s reported interest in the U.S. wireless.

Canada’s Digital Charter does not comfort Alphabet’s smart-city critics

TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada’s Digital Charter lacks sufficient legal enforcement power to effectively protect privacy.

EV maker Nio plans Beijing plant, will likely seek a partner: CEO

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Nio Inc is keen to build a.

Tesla prices China-made Model 3 at 328,000 yuan as China plan accelerates

BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said on Friday it would.

Not clear UK has made final decision on Huawei, says U.S. national security adviser Bolton

FILE PHOTO: U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton speaks during a graduation ceremony at the.

SoftBank’s Vision Fund to borrow $4 billion against stakes in Uber and two others: FT

SoftBank Corp. placard is prepared during a ceremony to mark the company’s debut on the.

Embraer, WEG team up to build electric motor for planes: statement

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA is seen at the company’s headquarters.

Palo Alto buys Israeli cybersecurity firm Twistlock: report

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Santa Clara-based Palo Alto Networks has acquired Israeli cybersecurity firm Twistlock, Israeli.

Netflix to ‘rethink’ investment in Georgia if abortion law takes effect

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Netflix Inc said on Tuesday it would “rethink” its film and.

Exclusive: Huawei reviewing FedEx relationship, says packages ‘diverted’

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei is reviewing its relationship with FedEx.

Alibaba plans $20 billion Hong Kong listing: sources

FILE PHOTO: A logo of Alibaba Group is seen at an exhibition during the World.

Google to invest 600 million euros in Finnish data center

FILE PHOTO: Visitors pass by the logo of Google at the high profile startups and.

Japan to limit foreign ownership of firms in its IT, telecom sectors

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s government said on Monday that high-tech industries will be added to.

Huawei shipments could fall by up to a quarter this year: analysts

HONG KONG/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s Huawei, hit by crippling U.S. sanctions, could see shipments decline.

First American says product defect could have caused customer data exposure

(Reuters) – U.S. real estate title insurance company First American Financial Corp said on Friday.

Mexico tax plan for riding hailing firms may soon be mandatory: Cabify

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A tax withholding plan in Mexico for drivers at ride-hailing firms.

Amazon facial recognition ban won just 2% of shareholder vote

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc shareholders overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that the company stop selling facial.

Uber’s first employee, Ryan Graves, resigns from board

FILE PHOTO: Uber Technologies Inc. CEO Dara Khosrowshahi (2nd from R) and co-founder Ryan Graves.

South Korea orders further arrests at Samsung Electronics over accounting scandal

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen at its office building in Seoul,.

OECD members, including U.S., back guiding principles to make AI safer

PARIS (Reuters) – The evolution of artificial intelligence is driving advances in technology but raising.