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Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

Europe needs private A.I. champion, German minister tells paper
Europe needs to think about creating an artificial intelligence company that is able to keep up with global rivals, German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier told Tagesspiegel newspaper.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

Europe must build world's best batteries to save jobs: German minister
German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said Europe was under pressure in the race to set up production of battery cells for electric cars in order to keep up with China or the U.S., Tagesspiegel newspaper reported on Friday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

Pinterest steps up planning for IPO, aims to list shares on NYSE in April: WSJ
Image-search company Pinterest Inc has sped up the timing of its initial public offering, as it looks to tap into a red-hot market for new issues, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

Nokia shares dive on potential Alcatel-Lucent compliance issues
Finnish network equipment maker Nokia said on Friday it was looking into transactions at its former French rival Alcatel-Lucent which it acquired in 2016, after reporting possible compliance issues at the unit to U.S. authorities.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

German minister on Facebook password glitch: Didn't expect such frightening unprofessionalism
Germany's Justice Minister on Friday said she would hardly have expected such "frightening unprofessionalism" from Facebook after the company acknowledged a glitch that exposed passwords of millions of users to its employees.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

China's Evergrande Health aims to build production capacity for up to 1 million EVs in 3 years
China's Evergrande Health said on Friday it aims to build production capacity for 500,000 to 1 million electric vehicles in three years.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

Alibaba, Tencent, car makers set up $1.5 billion China ride-hailing venture
Alibaba, Tencent, Suning, and car makers including Chongqing Changan Automobile have set up a $1.5 billion Chinese ride-hailing venture, a move that could test the dominance of ride-sharing giant Didi Chuxing.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

China's Evergrande Health aims to make up to 1 million electric cars in three years
China's Evergrande Health said on Friday it aims to produce 500,000 to 1 million electric vehicles in three years.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

Apple's iPhone struggles unravel ambitions of Japan Display
When Japan Display Inc broke ground on a new factory in central Japan in 2015, the future looked bright for one of the world's top vendors of liquid crystal display (LCD) panels.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

China's auto, internet giants set up 9.76 billion yuan fund to invest in ride-sharing industry
China's major automobile and internet companies, including Chongqing Changan Automobile, Alibaba and Tencent, are setting up a 9.76 billion yuan ($1.46 billion) joint venture to invest in ride-sharing industry, Chongqing Changan Automobile said on Friday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 22, 2019

Chinese smartphone firms jazz up products, seize turf in home market from Apple
Smartphone retailers in China say it's a tough sell of late with consumers reluctant to upgrade, put off by chill economic winds.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

FDA says cybersecurity vulnerabilities found in some Medtronic devices
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday said cybersecurity vulnerabilities were identified in Medtronic Plc's implantable cardiac devices, clinic programmers, and home monitors.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

NYSE wins Uber, Pinterest listings: sources
Uber Technologies Inc and Pinterest, two of the highest profile internet companies planning to go public this year, have picked the New York Stock Exchange as the venue for their stock listings, according to sources familiar with the matter.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

New York Times CEO warns publishers ahead of Apple news launch
Apple Inc is expected to launch an ambitious new entertainment and paid digital news service on Monday, as the iPhone maker pushes back against streaming video leader Netflix Inc. But it likely will not feature the New York Times Co.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Trump announces pick for U.S. chief technology officer
U.S. President Donald Trump will nominate Michael Kratsios to be the country's chief technology officer, the White House said on Thursday, filling a role that had been vacant since the beginning of his administration.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

GM to announce $300 million investment in Orion EV/AV plant
General Motors Co will announce on Friday plans to invest $300 million in a suburban Detroit plant that builds electric and self-driving vehicles for Chevrolet and the automaker's self-driving Cruise unit, two people familiar with the plans said on Thursday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Nokia says it is not taking on new business in Iran
Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia does not plan to take on any new business in Iran in 2019, it said in its annual report on Thursday, citing difficulties in dealing with conflicting U.S. and European trade policies.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

GameStop names George Sherman as CEO
GameStop Corp, the world's largest video game retailer, on Thursday named George Sherman as chief executive officer and member of its board, effective April 15.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

EU lawmakers to vote on copyright overhaul next Tuesday
EU lawmakers will vote next Tuesday on whether to endorse an overhaul of the bloc's two-decade old copyright rules as Google and internet activists stepped up their criticism of a requirement to install copyright filters.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Union fund adviser CtW questions Lyft's path to profitability ahead of IPO
Union pension fund adviser CtW Investment Group said on Thursday Lyft Inc "faces an all-but-insurmountable barrier" to profitability due to issues with the ride-hailing company's pricing strategy and new regulations driving costs higher.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Comcast to launch streaming video service for internet customers
Comcast Corp said on Thursday it will launch a new internet streaming video service called Xfinity Flex, as the U.S. cable operator targets TV viewers who prefer watching content online over more expensive cable TV packages.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Facebook fixes glitch that exposed millions of user passwords to employees
Facebook Inc said on Thursday it has resolved a glitch that exposed passwords of millions of users stored in readable format within its internal systems to its employees.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Facebook says issues fixed after finding user passwords in readable format
Facebook Inc said on Thursday it has fixed an issue in which passwords of hundreds of millions of platform users were found stored in readable format within its internal systems.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Tesla sues former employees for allegedly stealing data, Autopilot source code
Tesla Inc filed a lawsuit on Thursday against a former engineer at the company, claiming he copied the source code for its Autopilot technology before joining a Chinese self-driving car startup in January.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Semiconductor shares rise as Micron predicts memory recovery
Shares of semiconductor companies worldwide rose on Thursday, after U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology Inc predicted a recovery in a memory market saddled with oversupply as demand for mobile phones slows.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Oslo to become first city to charge electric taxis over the air
Norway's capital Oslo will become the first city in the world to install wireless charging systems for electric taxis, hoping to make recharging quick and efficient enough to speed the takeup of non-polluting cabs.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Poland faces 5G slowdown without regulatory change: Ericsson
Poland will fall behind the rest of Europe on 5G unless it makes regulatory changes, an Ericsson executive told Reuters, raising fresh concerns over the country's plans as it considers excluding China's Huawei from its 5G rollout.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Chipmakers' shares rise after Micron predicts memory recovery
Shares of semiconductor companies worldwide rose on Thursday, after U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology Inc predicted a recovery in a memory market saddled with oversupply as device demand sags.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Finland to investigate Nokia-branded phones after data breach report
Finland's data protection ombudsman said on Thursday he would investigate whether Nokia-branded phones had breached data rules after a report said the handsets sent information to China.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Ionity plans 400 electric car charging stations in Europe by end-2020
Ionity, the European electric vehicle charging joint venture of Volkswagen, BMW, Daimler and Ford, is on track to install 400 loading stations in Europe by end-2020 and has plans for more.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

Finland's ombudsman to investigate any Nokia-branded phones data breaches
Finland's data protection ombudsman said on Thursday he would investigate whether there was any data breach by Nokia-branded phones after Norway's public broadcaster reported that it had proof the mobiles had sent data to China.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

From California to Oslo: foreign subsidies fuel Norway's e-car boom, for now
On the outskirts of Oslo, a row of Fiat 500es imported from California stand parked in the snow outside the Buddy Electric dealership, part of a global flow of pre-owned electric cars to Norway powered by green subsidies elsewhere in the world.

Reuters Technology
Mar 21, 2019

South Korea chipmaker shares rise on Micron's industry recovery outlook
Shares of South Korean chip giants jumped on Thursday after U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology Inc forecast recovery in a memory market saddled with oversupply as device demand sags.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Google's new gaming service will let game makers use rival clouds, executive says
A Google executive offered new details on Wednesday about the company's upcoming video game streaming service, telling Reuters that game makers may use competing cloud providers and must avoid some inappropriate content.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

South Korean watchdog cuts fine on Qualcomm after decade-old legal battle
South Korea's antitrust regulator has lowered a decade-old penalty imposed on U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc by 18 percent to $200 million, the Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) said on Thursday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Amnesty faults electric vehicle batteries as carbon intensive
Amnesty International attacked the electric vehicle (EV) industry on Thursday for selling itself as environmentally friendly while producing many of its batteries using polluting fossil fuels and unethically sourced minerals.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Micron sees memory chip recovery coming later in year, shares rise
U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology Inc on Wednesday said it sees a recovery in the memory chip market coming and reported a quarterly profit that beat estimates as cost controls helped offset falling demand and prices, sending its shares up nearly 5 percent.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

AT&T CEO says China's Huawei hinders carriers from shifting suppliers for 5G
AT&T Inc Chief Executive Randall Stephenson said Wednesday that China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is making it very difficult for European carriers to drop the company from its supply chain for next-generation 5G wireless service.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Chipmaker Micron beats revenue, profit estimates
U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology Inc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly revenue and profit on Wednesday, getting a lift from demand for its memory chips used in data centers.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Cloud services provider Fastly taps bank for IPO: sources
Fastly Inc, a U.S. startup whose software helps websites load more quickly, has hired Bank of America Corp as lead underwriter on an initial public offering that could value the company at more than $1 billion, people familiar with the matter said.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Exclusive: Walmart's Chief Technology Officer leaves company as e-commerce wars flare
Walmart Inc. Chief Technology Officer Jeremy King is leaving the company, according to an internal company memo, even as the retailer races to transform its e-commerce business and close the gap with rival Amazon.com Inc.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

At IPO road show, Lyft executives look to lower insurance costs
Lyft Inc executives are focused on cutting insurance costs and will phase in self-driving vehicles on simple routes first, they said at a road show for investors ahead of the ride-hailing company's initial public offering set for next week.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Lithuanian pleads guilty in U.S. to massive fraud against Google, Facebook
A Lithuanian man on Wednesday pleaded guilty to U.S. charges that he helped orchestrate a scheme to defraud Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google out of more than $100 million, federal prosecutors announced.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Volvo expects electric car margins to match conventional vehicles by 2025
Volvo Cars expects its margins on electric cars to match those of vehicles with combustion engines by 2025, the head of the Chinese-owned Swedish carmaker told Reuters.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

U.S. top court jeopardizes Google settlement in internet privacy case
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday put in jeopardy an $8.5 million settlement Google has agreed to pay to resolve a class action lawsuit accusing it of violating a federal privacy law by sharing users' search queries with other websites.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Google's decade-long antitrust battle in Europe
Google was hit with a 1.49-billion-euro ($1.7 billion) fine on Wednesday, the third antitrust sanction from the European Union in two years after a record-breaking 4.34 billion euro penalty last year and a 2.4-billion-euro sanction in 2017 over its anti-competitive practices.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Ford adds production of electric vehicles at second North American site
Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is adding production of a fully electric vehicle at a second North American plant as part of its $11 billion investment plan set last year.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Safety first: Volvo to add in-car sensors to prevent drunk driving
Swedish automaker Volvo hopes to reinforce its reputation for safety-first driving by installing cameras and sensors in its cars from the early 2020s, monitoring drivers for signs of being drunk or distracted and intervening to prevent accidents.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

U.S. top court undermines Google settlement in internet privacy case
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday cast doubt on a $8.5 million settlement Google had agreed to pay to end an internet privacy dispute, directing a lower court to review whether plaintiffs who accused the search engine operator of wrongdoing in a class action lawsuit were legally eligible to sue.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Foxconn Ventures sells $398.4 million in Alibaba stock: sources
Foxconn Ventures Holdco has sold $398.4 million worth of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares, in a block trade in the open market managed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Apple launches new AirPods ahead of March 25 event
Apple Inc on Wednesday launched an updated version of its wireless "AirPods" headphones, ahead of a March 25 event where it is expected to unveil a television and video service.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Poste Italiane aims to ride e-commerce wave to boost parcel delivery
Poste Italiane aims to more than double the number of parcels it delivers by 2022, the head of its Mail and Parcel (M&P) unit said, as the former postal services monopoly presses on with its restructuring.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Google fined $1.7 billion for search ad blocks in third EU sanction
Google was fined 1.49 billion euros ($1.7 billion) on Wednesday for blocking rival online search advertisers, the third large European Union antitrust penalty for the Alphabet business in two only years.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Google says it is complying with EU antitrust orders
Google has made and will make a number of changes to address EU antitrust regulators' concerns that it unfairly promoted its shopping service and hindered rivals of its Android smartphone operating system, a senior executive said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

EU's Vestager says Google rivals more visible after changes
Europe's antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager gave a cautious welcome on Wednesday to Google's attempts to boost rivals and offer Android users a choice of browser and search apps in order to comply with her orders in two separate cases.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros for blocking advertising rivals
EU antitrust regulators handed down a 1.49 billion euro ($1.69 billion) fine to Alphabet unit Google on Wednesday for blocking rival online search advertisers, marking the company's third penalty in two years.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Toyota, Suzuki charge up partnership for electric cars
Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp on Wednesday said they planned to produce electric vehicles (EVs) and compact cars for each other to better compete with fast-changing technologies in the global auto industry.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Nordic metals firm Hydro restoring systems after cyber attack
Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest aluminum producers, has made some progress restoring operations but is not yet back to normal after it was hit by a ransomware cyber attack, the company said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

SAP signals cloud intent as it ousts top in-house programmers
When business software company SAP announced in January it would lay off 4,400 staff, Chief Financial Officer Luka Mucic described the restructuring as a "fitness program" for Europe's most valuable technology firm.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Hydro working to restore operations after cyber attack
Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest aluminum producers, has made some progress in restoring operations but is not yet back to normal after a ransomware cyber attack, the company said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Italy to extend golden share powers to 5G technologies: League party
The Italian government plans to extend its special powers on strategic interests to 5G technologies in a bid to ease U.S. concerns over a planned accord on infrastructure Rome plans to sign with China this week, the ruling League party said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Hydro still working to restore operations after cyber attack
Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest aluminum producers, has made some progress in restoring operations but is not yet back to normal after a ransomware cyber attack, the company said in a statement on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

EU antitrust chief news conference at 1030 GMT, Google likely in focus
European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager will hold a news conference on an antitrust case at 1030 GMT (11.30 a.m. Brussels time), the European Commission said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 20, 2019

Xiaomi weathers China smartphone slowdown but growth worries hit shares
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp beat quarterly profit estimates as it dominated the fast-growing Indian market and sold more expensive handsets in Western Europe, but shares slid as revenue fell short of expectations.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Samsung Elec sees green shoots in China smartphone business: co-CEO
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Wednesday its new Galaxy flagship smartphones were selling well in China and it was confident it could reverse the recent slump in its fortunes in the world's biggest smartphone market.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Samsung Elec sees tough year with trade risks, slow growth: co-CEO
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd expects a tough year due to global trade tensions, slowing economic growth and softer demand for memory chips from data center companies, the firm's co-chief executive said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Samsung Electronics sees tough 2019 for component business: CEO
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd expects a tough year for its component business including memory chips due to sluggish growth in the smartphone market and reduced investment from data center companies, Chief Executive Kim Ki-nam said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Google to prompt Android users to choose preferred browsers to allay EU concerns
Alphabet's Google will prompt Android users to choose their preferred browsers and search apps, a senior Google executive said on Tuesday, as the company seeks to allay EU antitrust concerns and ward off fresh sanctions.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Franco-German startup Doctolib gets unicorn status with 150 million-euro fundraising
Franco-German start-up Doctolib, an online booking platform for doctors, has raised 150 million euros from a pool of investors led by U.S. venture capital giant General Atlantic, it said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Lyft's IPO oversubscribed on road show's second day: sources
Lyft Inc's initial public offering (IPO) is oversubscribed based on commitments made so far by investors, making it more likely that the ride-hailing startup will fetch or even exceed the $23 billion valuation it is seeking, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Facebook agrees to advertising overhaul to settle U.S. discrimination suits
Facebook Inc has agreed to change its paid advertising platform as part of a wide-ranging settlement to prevent discriminatory and "harmful" practices, the company and U.S. civil rights groups said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

U.S. lawmaker says tech companies must quickly remove violent content after New Zealand
Following the live-streaming on social media of the mass shooting in New Zealand, the chair of the U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security wrote a letter to top executives of four major technology companies urging them to do a better job of removing violent political content.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Exclusive: Lyft's IPO oversubscribed after two days - sources
Lyft Inc's initial public offering (IPO) is oversubscribed based on commitments made so far by investors, making it more likely that the ride-hailing startup will fetch or even exceed the $23 billion valuation it is seeking, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Google announces browser-based streaming game service
Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Tuesday a browser-based video game streaming service dubbed Stadia that attempts to capitalize on the company's cloud technology and global network of data centers.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Google announces Stadia video game streaming service
Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Tuesday a video game streaming service dubbed Stadia that attempts to capitalize on the company's cloud technology and global network of data centers.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

ACLU reaches settlement with Facebook on discriminatory ads
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said on Tuesday as part of a settlement with Facebook Inc the social network will make changes to its paid advertising platform to prevent discrimination in employment, housing and credit ads.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Google announces Stadia video game service
Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Tuesday a video game streaming service dubbed Stadia that attempts to capitalize on the company's cloud technology and global network of data centers.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Instagram adds shopping feature for U.S. users
Facebook Inc's Instagram is trialing a feature that lets U.S. users shop from the photo-sharing app by using a "checkout" option on items tagged for sale, the company said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Aluminum maker Hydro battles to contain ransomware attack
Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest aluminum producers, battled on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which halted parts of its production, the latest example of the damage hackers can cause to business and industry.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Instagram adds new feature to let U.S. users shop direct via app
Facebook Inc's Instagram began trialing a feature on Tuesday that lets U.S. users shop directly for products from the photo sharing app by adding a 'checkout' feature on items tagged for sale, the company said.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Israeli agriculture tech fund Copia raises $27 million
Israel's Copia Agro and Food Technologies Fund said on Tuesday it raised $27 million in a funding from institutional and private investors and companies in Israel, Europe, Asia, Africa and the United States.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Hackers hit aluminum maker Hydro, knock some plants offline
Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest producers of aluminum, battled on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which hit parts of its production, sending its shares lower and aluminum prices higher.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

New entrant makes early running in German 5G auction
Germany's auction of spectrum for 5G mobile networks drew brisk initial bidding on Tuesday with prospective new entrant 1&1 Drillisch submitting bold offers for the frequencies it covets.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Norway says Norsk Hydro has been exposed to LockerGoga ransomware attack
Aluminum producer Norsk Hydro has been exposed to a LockerGoga ransomware attack, a spokesman for the Norwegian National Security Authority, in charge of cyber security, told Reuters on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Hackers demanded ransom money from Norsk Hydro to stop cyber attack: NRK
Hackers demanded ransom money from Norsk Hydro to stop an ongoing cyber attack on its IT systems, public broadcaster NRK reported on its website, citing a message sent by the Norwegian National Centre for Cybersecurity.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Nvidia, Israel's Cognata to partner on self-driving simulations
Israel-based Cognata, a developer of simulation platforms for self-driving cars, said on Tuesday it was partnering with U.S. chip supplier Nvidia Corp to speed up testing and validation for autonomous driving.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Instagram adds new feature to let U.S. users shop via app
Facebook Inc's Instagram will now let U.S. users to shop products directly from the photo sharing app by adding a 'checkout' feature on items tagged for sale, the company said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Aluminum producer Hydro hit by cyber attack, shuts some plants
Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest producers of aluminum, was battling on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which hit parts of its production, sending its shares lower and aluminum prices higher.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Game maker Rovio ventures into augmented reality with new Angry Birds game
Finnish game company Rovio released an augmented reality game called Angry Birds Isle of Pigs, developed together with Swedish game studio Resolution Games for Apple's mobile devices, the Finnish games developer said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

China smartphone maker Xiaomi beats profit view, sees more global expansion
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp said on Tuesday its fourth-quarter net profit more than tripled to 1.85 billion yuan ($275.59 million), on stronger revenue.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Aluminum producer Hydro hit by cyber attack
Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest producers of aluminum, was battling on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which hit its production facilities, sending shares lower.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Norsk Hydro shuts some extrusion plants due cyber attack
Aluminum maker Norsk Hydro has closed down some of its metal extrusion plants due to a cyber attack on its operations, it said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

China's Evergrande says to start making electric vehicles in June
Chinese property firm Evergrande Group will start producing its first electric vehicles in June as part of a goal to become the world's largest new energy vehicle (NEV) company within the next three to five years, according to its chairman.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Yandex teams up with Hyundai Mobis for driverless cars
Russia's Yandex and Hyundai Mobis Co Ltd, an auto parts affiliate of Hyundai Motor Co, agreed to jointly develop control systems for driverless vehicles, Yandex said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Riding with 'Uncle Diego': Uber's wild drive for growth in Chile
The Uber driver pulled up to the international airport outside Chile's capital. As his passenger jumped into his gleaming Suzuki, he glanced around furtively for signs of trouble.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Germany kicks off 5G mobile spectrum auction
Germany launched its 5G mobile spectrum auction on Tuesday, finally going ahead after a court threw out legal challenges and regulators resisted U.S. pressure to ban Chinese network vendors from building out next-generation networks.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Norway say Hydro cyber attack began Monday evening and escalated during the night
The cyber attack on aluminum producer Norsk Hydro began on Monday evening and escalated during the night, the Norwegian state agency in charge of cyber security said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Aluminum producer Hydro hit by cyber attack on Tuesday
Norsk Hydro , one of the world's largest producers of aluminum, was sustaining a cyber attack on Tuesday that affected its operations.

Reuters Technology
Mar 19, 2019

Exclusive: Israel's chip sales to China jump as Intel expands
Israel's exports of computer chips to China soared last year as Chinese companies bought more semiconductors made at Intel's Kiryat Gat plant.

Reuters Technology
Mar 18, 2019

Elon Musk never sought approval for a single Tesla tweet, U.S. SEC tells judge
Chief Executive Elon Musk has never sought pre-approval for a single tweet about Tesla Inc since striking a court-approved deal about how to communicate important information about the electric vehicle maker, the top U.S. securities regulator told a judge on Monday.

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