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Reuters Technology
May 24, 2019

Poland files complaint with EU's top court over copyright rule change
Poland has submitted a complaint to the European Union's top court against copyright rules adopted by the bloc in April to protect Europe's creative industries, which Warsaw says may result in preventive censorship.

Reuters Technology
May 24, 2019

Singapore chases tech 'Jedi Masters' for Silicon Valley ambitions
San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene.

Reuters Technology
May 24, 2019

BT to give greater network access to rivals under new Ofcom plan
Britain's biggest telecoms group BT will be forced to give rivals greater access to its core network Openreach to encourage a faster roll-out of high-speed fiber cables, under plans set out by regulator Ofcom on Friday.

Reuters Technology
May 24, 2019

First satellites for Musk's Starlink internet venture launched into orbit
SpaceX, the private rocket company of high-tech entrepreneur Elon Musk, launched the first batch of 60 small satellites into low-Earth orbit on Thursday for Musk's new Starlink internet service.

Reuters Technology
May 24, 2019

Global Payments, Total System explore potential deal: Bloomberg
Global Payments Inc has held preliminary tie-up talks with Total System Services Inc, Bloomberg reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

SpaceX launches first satellites for Musk's Starlink internet service
High-tech entrepreneur Elon Musk's SpaceX company launched a Falcon 9 rocket from Florida on Thursday on a mission to carry the first batch of five dozen small satellites into low-Earth orbit for his new Starlink internet service.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Uber brings electric bike service JUMP to London
Taxi app Uber will pilot its electric bicycle service JUMP in London from Friday as it makes 350 bikes available to rent in a part of Britain's capital city, a key global market for the firm.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

NASA chooses technology firm Maxar for lunar platform project
NASA has picked space technology company Maxar Technologies Inc as the first contractor to help build its Gateway platform in lunar orbit, a crucial outpost for America's mission to relay astronauts to the moon in 2024, the U.S. agency said on Thursday.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Self-driving startup Aurora to buy lidar company Blackmore
Self-driving car startup Aurora Innovation Inc said on Thursday it would buy Montana-based Blackmore, a company that develops a detection system known as lidar, used in self-driving technology.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

U.S. Congress considers whether to require car child alerts
Automakers would be required to install technology on new vehicles that alerts exiting parents to check for children in the back seat under legislation introduced in Congress in response to deaths of children left behind in hot cars.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Bids in Germany's 5G auction already top 6 billion euros
Germany's auction of frequencies for fifth-generation mobile services, now into its 10th week, has drawn 6 billion euros ($6.7 billion) in bids so far.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Musk's leaked email shows Tesla to make record deliveries in second quarter
Tesla Inc is on course to deliver a record number of cars in the second quarter, beating the 90,700 it sent to customers in the final quarter of last year, according to an internal email from Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk to staff.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Tesla deliveries set to top record in second quarter: Musk email
Tesla Inc is on course to top its record for quarterly deliveries in the second quarter, beating the 90,700 it sent to customers in the final quarter of last year, according to an email from Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk to staff.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Safaricom, Vodacom plan $13 million purchase of M-Pesa rights from Vodafone
Kenya's Safaricom will start a joint venture with Vodacom to acquire the intellectual property rights to the popular M-Pesa mobile financial services platform from Britain's Vodafone, Safaricom's CEO said on Thursday.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Tesla produced 900 Model 3 cars per day this week: Musk
Tesla Inc has on an average produced 900 Model 3 cars per day this week, bringing the company closer to its target of making 7,000 cars per week, according to an email from Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk to employees that was widely posted on social media and authenticated by a source familiar with the matter.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Pompeo says Huawei CEO lying over ties to China government: CNBC
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday the chief executive of China's Huawei Technologies was lying about his company's ties to the Beijing government, and he believed more American companies would cut ties with the tech giant.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

China says U.S. needs to fix 'wrong actions' as Huawei ban rattles supply chains
China said the United States needs to correct its "wrong actions" in order for trade talks to continue after it blacklisted Huawei, a blow that has rippled through global supply chains and battered technology shares.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Veteran German auto boss joins board of U.S. self-driving software startup
A company working to make open-source self-driving software reliable enough to be used in commercially available vehicles said it had hired a former German car boss as it seeks to expand its reach.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

U.S. smartphone financing tech startup PayJoy raises $20 million
PayJoy, a startup that has developed smartphone technology to facilitate access to credit in emerging markets, has raised $20 million from venture capital firm Greylock Partners, the company said on Thursday.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Pompeo says he believes more U.S. companies will cut ties with Huawei: CNBC
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday that China presents a real risk to U.S. national security and he believes more American companies will cut ties with Huawei Technologies

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Russia's MTS weighs possible impact from U.S. move against Huawei
Russia's biggest mobile phone operator MTS is evaluating the possible impact of U.S. sanctions against China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Chief Executive Officer Alexei Kornya said on Thursday.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

China calls out U.S. 'wrong actions' as Huawei ban rattles supply chains
Beijing said Washington needs to correct its "wrong actions" for trade talks to continue after the U.S. blacklisted Huawei, a blow that has rippled through global supply chains and battered tech shares as investors feared a looming technology cold war.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

PC maker Lenovo books fourth-quarter profit surge, says production unaffected by trade war
Tech giant Lenovo Group Ltd on Thursday reported a market-beating three-fold surge in quarterly profit helped by strong personal computer (PCs) sales, and said its production plans had not been affected by the ongoing Sino-U.S. trade war.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Demand for fiber broadband to watch Netflix boosts UK's TalkTalk
British broadband provider TalkTalk reported a 17% rise in full-year core earnings to 237 million pounds ($300 million), in line with expectations, as it benefited from lower costs and customers switching to faster fiber products to watch video.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

China says lodged solemn representations with U.S. over Huawei
China said on Thursday it had lodged solemn representations with the United States after it blocked Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei from buying U.S. goods, a major escalation in the trade war between the two countries.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

ARM supply halt deals fresh blow to Chinese tech giant Huawei
British chip designer ARM halted relations with Huawei to comply with a U.S. blockade of the company, potentially crippling the Chinese telecom company's ability to make new chips for its future smartphones.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Lenovo fourth-quarter profit surges more than three-fold on strong PC sales
China's Lenovo Group reported a more than three-fold increase in its quarterly profit as strong computer sales helped the world's largest personal computer (PC) maker to beat market expectations.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Panasonic says on its China website it is supplying Huawei normally
Japan's Panasonic Corp said on its China website on Thursday it continues to supply Huawei Technologies Co Ltd normally.

Reuters Technology
May 23, 2019

Chinese travel site Mafengwo raises $250 million in Tencent-led funding round
Chinese travel site Mafengwo said it has raised $250 million in a funding round led by Tencent Holdings Ltd as it expands in the booming online travel market.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Taiwan's TSMC says chip shipments to Huawei not affected by U.S. ban
TSMC, the world's biggest contract chipmaker, said on Thursday its shipments to China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd are not affected by U.S. action aimed at curbing the telecom equipment maker's access to American technology.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

U.S. urges South Korea to reject Huawei goods, citing security risks: Chosun Ilbo
The U.S. government is lobbying South Korea not to use Huawei Technologies Co Ltd products, a South Korean newspaper reported on Thursday, amid a wider push by Washington to get its allies to reject the Chinese tech firm's goods.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

U.S. lawmakers want to help rural telecoms replace Huawei, ZTE equipment
A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced legislation on Wednesday to provide about $700 million in grants to help U.S. telecommunications providers with the cost of removing Huawei equipment from their networks.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Uber to open third Latin America support center in Bogota
Ride-hailing app Uber will spend $40 million over five years to open its third support center in Latin America in September in the Colombian capital Bogota, the company said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Japanese firms prefer to use 5G networks of domestic carriers
An overwhelming majority of Japanese firms have no plans to use 5G mobile networks by China's Huawei or other foreign firms, preferring instead to rely on domestic telecom carriers due to security concerns, a Reuters poll showed.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

U.S. urges South Korea to reject Huawei products, citing security risks: Chosun Ilbo
The U.S. government is lobbying South Korea not to use Huawei Technologies Co Ltd products, a South Korean newspaper reported on Thursday, amid a wider push by Washington to get its allies to reject the Chinese tech firm's goods.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

China's Hikvision says takes cybersecurity seriously: China Daily
China's Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co Ltd takes cybersecurity seriously and abides by applicable laws and rules wherever it operates, the China Daily newspaper quoted the company on Thursday as saying.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Uber and Lyft to turn the wheels on car ownership: industry experts
Ride-hailing apps like those of Uber Technologies and Lyft Inc are expected to alter the state of car ownership towards subscription-based services and shared ownership, auto industry experts said at a conference on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Panasonic suspends some component shipments to Huawei amid U.S. blacklist
Japan's Panasonic Corp said on Thursday it has stopped shipments of certain components to Huawei Technologies to comply with U.S. restrictions on the Chinese company.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

GM faces pushback on U.S. self-driving vehicle plan
General Motors Co faces pushback over its request that U.S. regulators waive some automobile safety standards to make it possible to deploy a ride-sharing fleet of driverless cars without steering wheels or other human controls.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

U.S. startup accuses Huawei executive of involvement in trade-secrets theft: WSJ
A Silicon Valley chip startup has accused a top executive of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Deputy Chairman Eric Xu, of participating in a conspiracy to steal its trade secrets, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing court documents.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Musk's SpaceX sues U.S. Air Force over rocket-building contracts: filings
Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX accused the U.S. Air Force of breaking contracting rules when it awarded money to three rocket makers but passed on Musk's rival bid, and said the tender should be reopened, according to a court filing unsealed on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Brazil wireless carrier TIM uses equipment from China's Huawei for 5G tests
Brazilian wireless carrier Tim Participacoes SA said on Wednesday it is using equipment provided by China's Huawei to conduct fifth-generation wireless technology (5G)tests in Florianopolis, a city in the south.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

T-Mobile-Sprint deal would boost prices, hurt poorest U.S. consumers, experts say
Concessions by T-Mobile US Inc to win U.S. government approval to buy Sprint Corp will likely lead to higher prices for the poorest Americans, many of whom use prepaid wireless plans, analysts and activists said.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Tesla drops for sixth straight session, down 20% since share offer
Shares of Tesla fell for a sixth straight session on Wednesday after Citi cut its price target on the struggling electric car maker, leaving buyers of its recent share offer, including Chief Executive Elon Musk, $167 million in the hole.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Factbox: Qualcomm's 'obstinance' needs monitoring - judge
Qualcomm Inc illegally suppressed competition in the market for smartphone chips by threatening to cut off supplies and extracting excessive licensing fees, a U.S. judge ruled, a decision that could force the company to overhaul its business practices.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

EE keeps Huawei in first British 5G network but halts handsets
Britain's biggest mobile operator EE said on Wednesday its 5G network would rely on equipment made by China's Huawei, at least for the first few years, as it announced plans to switch on the next-generation services on May 30.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Factbox: Global tech companies shun Huawei after U.S. ban
Global technology companies, including chip suppliers, are cutting off their ties with China's Huawei Technologies Co after the Trump administration put the world's largest telecom equipment maker on a trade blacklist, citing national security concerns.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

IBM, Cera Care to test self-driving car tech in elder homes
IBM and British start-up Cera Care plan a six-month pilot to test whether lidar laser sensors, used to help self-driving cars "see", can enable elderly people to stay in their homes for longer - without compromising privacy.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

U.S. might blacklist China's Hikvision over Uighur crackdown: source
The U.S. administration is considering Huawei-like sanctions on Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision over the country's treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority, a person briefed on the matter said, the latest effort by the Trump administration to crack down on Chinese companies as trade friction between the world's top two economies escalates.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Irish regulator opens first privacy probe into Google
Google's lead regulator in the European Union, Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner, opened its first investigation into the U.S. internet giant on Wednesday over how it handles personal data for the purpose of advertising.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Allianz leads C$100 million funding round for fintech Wealthsimple
German insurer and asset manager Allianz has led a C$100 million ($74.55 million) capital raise for Canadian financial technology company Wealthsimple.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

OECD members, including U.S., back guiding principles to make AI safer
The evolution of artificial intelligence is driving advances in technology but raising questions over ethics, the head of the OECD said on Wednesday, as more than 40 nations backed a set of principles meant to improve transparency around AI.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Meet 'Digit', the walking robot for Ford self-driving vans
Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was partnering with walking robots maker Agility Robotics as it designs a planned fleet of self-driving delivery vans that will drop packages at the doorsteps of people's homes.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Chip designer ARM halts work with Huawei after U.S. ban
British chip designer ARM has halted relations with Huawei [HWT.L] in order to comply with a United States blockade of the company, potentially crippling the Chinese company's ability to make new chips for its future smartphones.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Ford partners with robots maker Agility Robotics in mobility service push
Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is partnering with walking robots maker Agility Robotics to assist self-driving delivery vans drop packages at the doorsteps of people's homes.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Yet to show its teeth, landmark EU privacy law already a global standard
A landmark European privacy law is making waves worldwide a year after it came into force, fundamentally changing the way data are handled as Facebook, Apple and Google face increasingly frequent complaints.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Apple's Webkit to launch new privacy feature for ad tracking
Apple Inc's browser engine Webkit said https://webkit.org/blog/8943/privacy-preserving-ad-click-attribution-for-the-web on Wednesday it will launch a new technology to track ad clicks while preserving user privacy.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

U.S. judge says Qualcomm violated antitrust law; appeal planned, shares plunge
Qualcomm Inc illegally suppressed competition in the market for smartphone chips by threatening to cut off supplies and extracting excessive licensing fees, a U.S. judge ruled, a decision that could force the company to overhaul its business practices.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

U.S. judge hammers Qualcomm in antitrust case, shares sink 13%
Qualcomm Inc used unlawful, anticompetitive practices to license patents for modems used in mobile phones, a judge has ruled in a case brought by the U.S. trade regulator, ordering it to renegotiate major deals and change how it does business.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Huawei confident it can resolve ARM suspension
Huawei said it was confident it could resolve the situation that has seen its chip design partner ARM suspend collaboration after the United States said it could block the Chinese company's access to U.S. technology.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Exclusive: Tencent and Riot Games developing mobile version of League of Legends -sources
China's Tencent Holdings Ltd is working with its U.S. unit Riot Games to develop a mobile version of "League of Legends", the world's most popular desktop-based game, three sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Citing Reuters report, health groups push tech firms to police tobacco marketing
More than 100 public health and anti-tobacco organizations are calling on Facebook Inc, Instagram, Twitter and Snap Inc to take "swift action" to curb advertising of tobacco products on their platforms.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Apple more upfront with iPhone users on battery health: UK watchdog
Britain's competition watchdog said on Wednesday that Apple Inc has committed to be "clearer and more upfront" with iPhone users about battery health and performance, after the regulator looked into consumer concerns on the matter.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Vodafone drops Huawei handset from 5G launch pre-orders
Vodafone UK said on Wednesday it had dropped a Huawei 5G smartphone from pre-orders for its new service starting in July, because of uncertainty about long-term support and services for the device.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

UK chip designer ARM complying with new U.S. rules on Huawei
British-based chip designer ARM said on Wednesday it was complying with a move by the United States to block China's Huawei from accessing U.S. technology.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Nepal says bans WeChat Pay, Alipay
Nepal has banned popular Chinese digital payment apps WeChat Pay and AliPay saying payments from the unregistered systems were illegal and resulting in a loss of income to the Himalayan nation, a spokesman for the central bank said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Huawei unwanted: Asian shops shun phone trade-ins on Google suspension worries
Mobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for trade-ins, as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the Chinese firm will disrupt services.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

U.S. judge rules Qualcomm practices violate antitrust law
Qualcomm Inc unlawfully suppressed competition in the market for cellphone chips and used its dominant position to impose excessive licensing fees, a U.S. judged ruled, sending the company's shares down 13 percent in pre-market trade.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Exclusive: Behind Grindr's doomed hookup in China, a data misstep and scramble to make up
Early last year, Grindr LLC's Chinese owner gave some Beijing-based engineers access to personal information of millions of Americans such as private messages and HIV status, according to eight former employees, prompting U.S. officials to ask it to sell the dating app for the gay community.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

China gives more chip design firms a tax break amid trade tensions
China is making preferential tax treatment available to more chip design and software firms, in an effort to support domestic industries amid escalating trade tensions with the United States.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

British mobile operator EE to start 5G services, will not offer Huawei
Britain's biggest mobile operator EE aims to launch the country's first 5G service next week, but it will not offer Huawei handsets until the Chinese company's future becomes clear following its row with the United States.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Exclusive: Tencent and Riot Games developing mobile version of League of Legends - sources
China's Tencent Holdings Ltd is working with its U.S. unit Riot Games to develop a mobile version of "League of Legends", the world's most popular desktop-based game, three sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

UK chip designer ARM to suspend business with Huawei: BBC
Major British-based chip designer ARM is suspending business with China's Huawei to comply with U.S. regulations, the BBC reported on Wednesday, citing internal company documents.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Payments tech firm Nuvei to buy Britain's SafeCharge for $889 mln
U.S. payments technology firm Nuvei Corp said it would buy SafeCharge International Group Ltd in an all-cash deal valued at $889 million to expand in the fast-growing electronic payments industry.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

UK's biggest mobile operator pauses use of Huawei 5G handsets
Britain's biggest mobile operator EE said on Wednesday it would not offer Huawei handsets as part of its 5G services launch, pausing the use of devices from the Chinese company until its future becomes more clear.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Payments tech firm Nuvei to buy Britain's SafeCharge for $889 million
SafeCharge International Group Ltd said payments technology firm Nuvei Corp would buy the company in an all-cash deal valued at $889 million.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

EE to become UK's first mobile operator to start 5G services
Britain's biggest mobile operator EE said on Wednesday it would be the first company to launch 5G services in the country, beginning in six cities, including London, from May 30.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Wirecard teams up with India to issue tax ID cards
German payments company Wirecard said on Wednesday it would work with India to simplify the process of issuing tax identity cards required to open bank accounts, transfer money or complete business transactions.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

China to offer preferential tax treatment for integrated circuit design, software firms
China will offer preferential income tax treatment for companies involved in integrated circuit design and software, in an effort to support the development of the industry, the Ministry of Finance said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

After Huawei, U.S. could blacklist Chinese surveillance tech firm: media
The U.S. administration is considering Huawei-like sanctions on Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision, media reports show, deepening worries that trade friction between the world's top two economies could be further inflamed.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

China says opposes U.S. trying to smear Chinese firms
China's Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that China opposes the United States smearing Chinese companies, after media reports that the U.S. administration is considering Huawei-like sanctions on Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

Sony sees smartphone business as indispensable, says CEO
Sony Corp sees the smartphone business as indispensable to its brand portfolio, bucking calls from some investors that the Japanese electronics firm should scrap the money-losing business, its CEO said.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

SoftBank brand Ymobile to delay launch of Huawei P30 Lite phone
Japanese telco SoftBank Corp's low-cost mobile brand Ymobile said on Wednesday it would delay the launch of Huawei P30 Lite smartphone, following the imposition of trade restrictions on the Chinese manufacturer by Washington.

Reuters Technology
May 22, 2019

TransferWise closes $292 million secondary funding round at $3.5 billion valuation
Money transfer startup TransferWise has closed a $292 million secondary funding round which doubles its valuation to $3.5 billion, the company said on Wednesday.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

U.S. could blacklist Chinese surveillance tech firm Hikvision: NYT
The U.S. administration is considering limits to Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision's ability to buy U.S. technology, the New York Times reported on Tuesday, deepening worries about trade frictions between the world's two top economies.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

U.S. could blacklist Chinese surveillance technology firm Hikvision: NYT
The Trump administration is considering limits to Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision's ability to buy American technology, the New York Times reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Shares in China's Hikvision slump after report of U.S. blacklisting
Shenzhen-listed shares in Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision Digital Technology Co Ltd opened 10% lower on Wednesday after reports that the U.S. may blacklist the firm.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

SoftBank executive sees major Mexican consumer firms as potential partners
An executive in Japan's SoftBank Group said on Tuesday that the technology conglomerate is open to partnering with major Mexican consumer companies, such as retailer Femsa and bread-maker Bimbo, along with startups in the country.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Huawei accuses U.S. of bullying, says working with Google to respond to ban
Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei called itself the victim of U.S. "bullying" on Tuesday and said it was working with Google to respond to trade restrictions imposed by Washington last week, a senior Huawei executive said.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Huawei puts Honor above Android at new smartphone launch
Huawei put uncertainty over the future of its devices business to one side on Tuesday with the launch of new Honor smartphones, in a confident display of the Chinese firm's technology.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Apple expands keyboard repairs to newer models of MacBook
Apple Inc said on Tuesday it will repair typing-related problems in 'butterfly' keyboards for an expanded set of laptops, that include newer versions of MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro models.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Telecom Italia chief favors network control in any Open Fiber tie-up
Telecom Italia (TIM) should seek a way to keep control of its fixed-line network if it is merged with smaller infrastructure provider Open Fiber, the former phone monopoly's chief executive said on Tuesday.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Huawei launches new Honor phones, doesn't mention Android
Huawei launched its new Honor 20 series smartphones in London on Tuesday in a presentation that emphasized the Chinese company's technology but made no reference of a possible rupture with Google.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Nokia CEO sees possible benefits from Huawei tensions
Nokia Chief Executive Rajeev Suri said on Tuesday the company could benefit from a U.S. clampdown on Chinese rival Huawei as the race to roll out 5G services heats up.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

EU regulators to decide on IBM's $34 billion Red Hat bid by June 27
EU antitrust regulators will decide by June 27 whether to clear U.S. tech giant International Business Machines Corp's $34 billion bid for software company Red Hat.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Nokia CEO admits to delays in rolling out 5G
Nokia Chief Executive Rajeev Suri said on Tuesday that the company had been a little slow in getting 5G technology up and running, citing merging its own technology plans with those of acquired Alcatel-Lucent as a reason.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Vestas takes aim at cheaper U.S. wind power with new turbine
Vestas on Tuesday launched a wind turbine targeting the U.S. market, aiming to simplify how they are built and cut costs further for the renewable energy source.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Qorvo stops chip shipments to Huawei
Radio frequency chipmaker Qorvo on Tuesday joined mobile parts maker Lumentum Holdings Inc in halting shipments to Huawei Technologies, following export restrictions by the United States government.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

Trump's Huawei ban raises hopes for Chinese chip suppliers
Washington's blacklisting of technology giant Huawei has taken a toll on U.S. semiconductor shares, but China-listed firms have rallied as investors bet they can gain from Beijing's stepped-up efforts to build a homegrown supply chain.

Reuters Technology
May 21, 2019

France: 5G telecoms decision based on security and performance, nobody to be ruled out
Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said a decision by France regarding the 5G telecoms network would be based on security and performance of networks, and added that Paris would not rule out a specific operator as not being welcome.

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