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.

Facebook says glitches affecting its platforms resolved

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

U.S. reviews export requests to Huawei with ‘highest scrutiny’: Commerce Department

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government said on Wednesday it was reviewing license requests from.

Deutsche Telekom first to market in Germany with limited 5G rollout

FILE PHOTO: Brochures with the logo of Deutsche Telekom AG are pictured at the shop.

Tesla delivers record number of electric cars in quarter, shares up 7%

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in.

Uber partners with BBVA, Mastercard to offer debit cards in Mexico

FILE PHOTO: A man walks by under an Uber logo in Mexico City, Mexico February.

SoftBank-backed lender OakNorth doubles staff, inks deal with NIBC Bank

LONDON (Reuters) – British financial technology firm OakNorth has signed a five-year deal to provide.

New York Governor Cuomo orders probe into Facebook advertising platform

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

Japan to tighten tech material exports to South Korea in wartime labor row

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

From shrimp to fake eyelashes, social media sales soar in Facebook-friendly Thailand

SATUN, Thailand (Reuters) – The son of a Thai fisherman, Anurak Saruethai never really took.

World’s central banks tackle technology with innovation hub

ZURICH (Reuters) – Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving.

Amazon, after big hire, experimenting with sports media strategy: interview

NEW YORK (Reuters) – When Amazon.com Chief Executive Jeff Bezos was spotted schmoozing in NFL.

Facebook’s Libra coin likely to run a regulatory gauntlet

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO(Reuters) – Facebook Inc will face unprecedented regulatory scrutiny over a new digital.

Apple moves Mac Pro production to China from U.S.: Wall Street Journal

(Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is shifting manufacturing of its new Mac Pro desktop computer.

Slack Technologies down 1% after service outage

FILE PHOTO: The Slack Technologies Inc. logo is seen on a banner outside the New.

Google announces new subsea cable ‘Equiano’, connecting Africa and Europe

FILE PHOTO: The Google logo is pictured at the entrance to the Google offices in.

Exclusive: Western intelligence hacked ‘Russia’s Google’ Yandex to spy on accounts – sources

WASHINGTON/LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search.