• By Reuters   -   Oct 24, 2019

    CHALLENGED BY ELECTRIC CARS, BREMBO AIMS TO PUT THE BRAKES ON NOISE

    Brembo's distinctive colored brakes stop many of the world's fastest cars but when it comes to the electric vehicles of the future...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    AMAZON BUYS HEALTHCARE START-UP HEALTH NAVIGATOR

    Amazon.com Inc said on Wednesday it bought healthcare start-up Health Navigator, its second purchase in the healthcare services industry.

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    GOOGLE UNVEILS QUANTUM COMPUTER BREAKTHROUGH; CRITICS SAY WAIT A QUBIT

    Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it had achieved a breakthrough in computing research by using a quantum computer to solve in...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    WEWORK'S NEW CHAIRMAN DEFENDS PAYOUTS TO FOUNDER, SAYS COMPANY WILL SURVIVE

    WeWork's new Executive Chairman Marcelo Claure on Wednesday defended huge payouts to the office-sharing company's founder Adam Neumann...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    WEWORK PLANS TO LAY OFF 4,000 STAFF - FT

    Office-sharing startup WeWork is planning to cut as many as 4,000 jobs as a part of a turnaround plan put in place by top shareholder...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    WEWORK'S CLAURE WARNS LAYOFFS ARE COMING

    WeWork's new executive chairman Marcelo Claure wrote in a memo to employees on Wednesday that layoffs were in the works at the U.S....

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    EXPLAINER: GOOGLE HAILS 'QUANTUM SUPREMACY', BUT DON'T CHUCK OUT YOUR PC JUST YET

    Researchers at Google say they have achieved 'quantum supremacy', in which a computer harnessing the properties of sub-atomic particles...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    U.S. TECH FIRM MAXAR TAPS STARTUP'S SOFTWARE FOR MOON MISSION

    (This October 22 story has been refiled to correct headline to say software rather than robotics, first paragraph to clarify that the...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    GOOGLE UNVEILS COMPUTER WITH 'QUANTUM SUPREMACY', RIVALS SAY WAIT A QUBIT

    Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it achieved a breakthrough in computing research by using a quantum computer to solve in minutes...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    GOOGLE UNVEILS COMPUTER WITH 'QUANTUM SUPREMACY', RIVALS SAY WAIT A QUBIT

    Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it achieved a breakthrough in computing research by using a quantum computer to solve in minutes...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    FACEBOOK'S ZUCKERBERG GRILLED IN U.S. CONGRESS ON DIGITAL CURRENCY, PRIVACY, ELECTIONS

    Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg conceded on Wednesday that the company's planned digital currency Libra was a "risky project," but...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    U.S. TECH FIRM MAXAR TAPS STARTUP'S SOFTWARE FOR MOON MISSION

    (This October 22 story has been refiled to correct headline to say software rather than robotics, first paragraph to clarify that the...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    AMERICAN DRIVERS WARMING TO SELF-DRIVING CARS - SURVEY

    About 40% of adult Americans drivers are leaning more to buying self-driving cars in the future as they look to snack, chat on their...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    BITCOIN PLUNGES TO FIVE-MONTH LOW VS DOLLAR AFTER ZUCKERBERG TESTIMONY

    Bitcoin's price dropped on Wednesday to its lowest level against the dollar since the middle of May after Facebook Chief Executive...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    BITCOIN PLUNGES 7% TO HIT FIVE-MONTH LOW

    The price of bitcoin, the world's best-known virtual currency, dropped more than 7% on Wednesday to $7,412, its lowest since the middle...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    ZUCKERBERG REASSURES U.S. CONGRESS ON FACEBOOK'S DIGITAL CURRENCY PLANS

    Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg sought to reassure skeptical U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday that the company's planned digital currency...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    EXPLAINER: GOOGLE HAILS 'QUANTUM SUPREMACY', BUT DON'T CHUCK OUT YOUR PC JUST YET

    Researchers at Google say they have achieved 'quantum supremacy', in which a computer harnessing the properties of sub-atomic particles...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    GOOGLE CLAIMS 'QUANTUM SUPREMACY'; OTHERS SAY HOLD ON A QUBIT

    Google said on Wednesday it had achieved a breakthrough in computer research, by solving a complex problem in minutes with a so-called...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    U.S. JUSTICE DEPARTMENT BOLSTERS ANTITRUST STAFF TO WORK ON ONLINE PLATFORM PROBE

    The Justice Department beefed up its online platform investigation team on Wednesday by adding Ryan Shores, formerly a partner with...

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  • By Reuters   -   Oct 23, 2019

    FACTBOX: FACEBOOK'S CRYPTOCURRENCY LIBRA AND DIGITAL WALLET CALIBRA

    Facebook Inc revealed lofty plans to establish a cryptocurrency called Libra in June, but the project quickly ran into trouble with...

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