• By Reuters   -   Jun 22, 2018

    CHINA'S HAINAN SAYS WILL PARTLY LIFT 'GREAT FIREWALL' TO LURE FOREIGN TOURISTS

    BEIJING/SHANGHAI - China's southern province of Hainan will offer foreigners unrestricted internet access to Facebook, Twitter and...

    Twitter, Facebook, internetNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 22, 2018

    JAPAN WATCHDOG ORDERS IMPROVEMENTS AT CRYPTOCURRENCY EXCHANGES

    TOKYO - Japan's financial regulator said on Friday it had ordered cryptocurrency exchanges including bitFlyer, Inc, one of the country's...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 22, 2018

    UBER DRIVER WAS STREAMING HULU SHOW JUST BEFORE SELF-DRIVING CAR CRASH: POLICE REPORT

    SAN FRANCISCO - Police in Tempe, Arizona said evidence showed the "safety" driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber was distracted...

    Phone, technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 22, 2018

    TAIWAN'S FOXCONN CALLS SINO-U.S. TRADE SPAT A 'TECH WAR'

    TAIPEI - Foxconn , the world's largest electronics contract manufacturer, on Friday said the U.S. and Chinese governments are engaged...

    Tech, technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 22, 2018

    TAIWAN'S FOXCONN SAYS BIGGEST CHALLENGE IS U.S.-CHINA TRADE WAR

    TAIPEI - Foxconn, the world's largest electronics contract manufacturer and a major supplier for Apple Inc , said on Friday the biggest...

    Apple, technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 22, 2018

    MEXICO PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGNS RAMP UP SPEND ON ONLINE ADS

    MEXICO CITY - Mexico's presidential candidates have declared spending 159 million pesos so far on web advertising including Facebook,...

    Facebook, internetNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 22, 2018

    YOUTUBE PUSHES MEMBERSHIPS, MERCHANDISE AS ALTERNATIVES TO ADS

    SAN FRANCISCO - YouTube said on Thursday that video uploaders with more than 100,000 followers could start paid fan clubs on the service,...

    internetNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 22, 2018

    EXCLUSIVE: TESLA TO CLOSE A DOZEN SOLAR FACILITIES IN NINE STATES - DOCUMENTS

    LOS ANGELES/SAN FRANCISCO - Electric car maker Tesla Inc's move last week to cut 9 percent of its workforce will sharply downsize the...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    INDEX PROVIDER MSCI DELAYS DECISION ON UNEQUAL VOTING RIGHTS STOCKS

    NEW YORK - Stock index provider MSCI said on Thursday it extended its review of how to treat stocks with unequal voting rights and...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    TENCENT NEEDS TO SEE MARKET GAP BEFORE INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION: EXECUTIVE

    CANNES, France - Chinese internet giant Tencent will only take its social networking platforms, music and gaming services to an international...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    SUPREME COURT LETS STATES FORCE ONLINE RETAILERS TO COLLECT SALES TAX

    WASHINGTON - States may force online retailers to collect potentially billions of dollars in sales taxes, the U.S. Supreme Court said...

    internetNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    LIME LAUNCHES ELECTRIC SCOOTERS IN PARIS, TARGETS EUROPE

    PARIS - California-based bicycle sharing service Lime will launch a fleet of dock-free electric scooters in Paris on Friday as part...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    INTEL CEO RESIGNS AFTER PROBE OF RELATIONSHIP WITH EMPLOYEE

    Intel Corp Chief Executive Brian Krzanich resigned on Thursday after a probe found a consensual relationship with an employee violated...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    PARIS ENDS AUTOLIB ELECTRIC CAR SHARING CONTRACT WITH BOLLORE

    PARIS - Paris local authorities have ended the Bollore group's contract to operate the Autolib electric vehicles fleet due to financial...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    U.S. TOP COURT LETS STATES FORCE ONLINE RETAILERS TO COLLECT SALES TAX

    WASHINGTON - States have broad authority to force online retailers to collect potentially billions of dollars worth of sales taxes,...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    ERICSSON NEEDS INDUSTRIES TO EMBRACE 5G TO UNDERPIN ITS RECOVERY

    STOCKHOLM/LONDON - Ericsson needs a range of industries to embrace 5G network services if the equipment maker is to get a long-term...

    internetNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    INTEL CEO RESIGNS AFTER PROBE INTO RELATIONSHIP WITH EMPLOYEE

    Intel Corp on Thursday said Chief Executive Officer Brian Krzanich has resigned, effective immediately, after a probe revealed that...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    SIRIS CAPITAL UNIT TO BUY WEB.COM FOR $2 BILLION

    Web.com Group Inc, a provider of internet domain name registration services, said on Thursday an affiliate of private equity firm Siris...

    internetNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    SIRIS CAPITAL UNIT TO BUY WEB.COM FOR $2 BILLION

    Internet services company Web.com Group Inc said on Thursday an affiliate of private equity firm Siris Capital will buy the company...

    technologyNews
  • By Reuters   -   Jun 21, 2018

    SKYHIGH NOT THE LIMIT OF MCAFEE'S AMBITION, IPO AN OPTION

    TEL AVIV - Cybersecurity firm McAfee is looking at further acquisitions after buying security provider SkyHigh Networks this year and...

    technologyNews