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  • Comcast to expand streaming service amid cord-cutting trend NEW YORK (Reuters) – Comcast Corp is planning to rebrand and expand a streaming video option for broadband subscribers who do not want to pay for a traditional cable package, sources told Reuters on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Elon Musk’s Neuralink wants to boost the brain to keep up with AI  Serial entrepreneur Elon Musk has a new company – yes, another one – focused on developing the capabilities of the brain through technological augmentation. Neuralink, the new venture, officially broke cover thanks to a Wall Street Journal article today, though it’s been know for some time that Musk was working on brain-computer interface tech as ...
  • Elon Musk’s new co could allow uploading, downloading thoughts: Wall Street Journal (Reuters) – Tesla Inc founder and Chief Executive Elon Musk has launched a company called Neuralink Corp through which computers could merge with human brains, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • With a service that donates to the ACLU when Trump tweets, Make Tweets Great Again is a prime example of apps as activism  Earlier this month, Sarah Silverman tweeted about a new website called Make Tweets Great Again that had sprung up to give money to the ACLU every time President Donald Trump dropped a tweet bomb from his personal account. The project is a prime example of a newfound “apptivism” from coders and developers across the Web. ...
  • Google Play pilot test in U.S. introduces a “free app of the week” section  Apple began offering a “free app of the week” back in 2012 as a means of highlighting some of the App Store’s best titles, and encourage users to start downloading. Google, belatedly, is following in Apple’s footsteps with its own newly launched “free app of the week” section on Google Play. However, we understand that Google ...
  • Facebook hires Apple veteran to lead virtual reality hardware efforts at Oculus  Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants the company to own the future of virtual reality, and in the short term that means putting a lot of VR headsets on a lot of faces. Even for a company with nearly 2 billion monthly active users, hardware is still an incredibly difficult beast to master. To do so, the company is ...
  • Chatbot maker [24]7 sees revenue crossing $400 million in FY18: CEO (Reuters) – Chatbot maker 7 Inc expects its revenue to increase 30-35 percent to more than $400 million in its financial year ending March 2018, the company’s chief executive told Reuters. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • U.S. top court considers changing where patent cases may be filed WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struggled over whether to upend nearly 30 years of law governing patent lawsuits that critics say allows often-baseless litigants to sue in friendly courts, giving them the upper hand over high-te… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Toyota and NTT to collaborate on connected car tech, including AI  Toyota and NTT, one of Japan’s largest carriers, are teaming up to work on connected vehicle technology, with an agreement to work together on research and development in this emerging area. The team-up makes a lot of sense, since both carriers and automakers are looking to maximize the amount of data they can get from ...
  • Researchers make a spinach leaf pump like a human heart  Just when you thought it was safe to eat a salad researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute have shown that a decellularized spinach leaf can be turned into a vascular network that could help doctors regrow organs. The project, featured in th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • GoTenna Pro meshing radio aspires to deploy next to rescue, fire, and security teams  Keeping in touch when there’s no communications infrastructure for one reason or another is nice for you and me, but critical for disaster response, forest fire control, and military operations. GoTenna wants its new Pro device to be part of that by providing powerful, reliable, off-grid comms in a package a fraction the size and ...
  • Facebook’s Messenger app to allow live location-sharing MENLO PARK, Calif. (Reuters) – Facebook Inc will add a feature to its Messenger app on Monday to allow users to share their locations, the company said, ramping up competition with tools offered by Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google Maps. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Samsung Electronics says to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s SEOUL (Reuters) – Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it plans to sell refurbished versions of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that were pulled from markets due to fire-prone batteries. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Uber resumes self-driving car program in San Francisco after crash (Reuters) – Driverless vehicles operated by Uber Technologies Inc were back on the road in San Francisco on Monday after one of its self-driving cars crashed in Arizona, the ride-hailing company said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Snap shares rise as underwriters start coverage with ‘buy’ (Reuters) – Snap Inc , owner of messaging app Snapchat, received top ratings from a number of its IPO underwriters on Monday, sending its shares up more than 3 percent in premarket trading. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Activist hedge funds press Tangoe to sell itself: sources NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two activist hedge funds are pressing directors of Tangoe Inc. to sell the company, according to people familiar with the matter, citing a weakness in the IT company’s business and falling stock price. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Social media firms facing fresh political pressure after London terror attack  Yesterday UK government ministers once again called for social media companies to do more to combat terrorism. “There should be no place for terrorists to hide,” said Home Secretary Amber Rudd, speaking on the BBC’s Andrew Marr program. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Toshiba wants Westinghouse to file for bankruptcy as early as Tuesday: source TOKYO (Reuters) – Toshiba Corp wants its U.S nuclear unit to file for Chapter 11 protection from creditors as early as Tuesday, according to a source with direct knowledge of the matter, seeking a quick ringfencing of losses before the Japanese parent’… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Emaar Malls’ $800 million bid for Souq.com to challenge Amazon DUBAI (Reuters) – Dubai’s Emaar Malls, operator of glitzy Middle East shopping centers, has made an $800 million offer for regional online retailer Souq.com , setting up a potential bidding war with Amazon.com. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • BT fined record 42 million pounds for business-line installation errors LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s BT has been fined a record 42 million pounds ($53 million) by the regulator for failing to install high-speed lines for businesses fast enough, in an error that is likely to cost the company around 300 million pounds in com… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Shares of Chinese selfie app maker Meitu plunge as much as 15 percent HONG KONG (Reuters) – Shares of Chinese selfie app maker Meitu Inc plunged as much as 15 percent on Monday after it posted a loss in 2016, in its first earnings report since it listed. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • KPMG: Shanghai is next Silicon Valley How many Silicon Valleys can the world hold? In all likelihood, there will be one in China, namely Shanghai and its surrounding area-despite some obvious early-stage problems. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • ‘Paradigm’ shift in data analysis promises change A special statistical modeling competition was going on in a well-decorated office in northwestern Beijing. The participants were a line of secretaries, human resource officers and marketing and public relations staff who knew nothing about the basics … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Bike plants ride sharing boom well Komax is not the only company benefiting from the boom in bicycle sharing. The business has spawned new opportunities for bicycle manufacturers across the country. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Unchaining ‘yellow fever’ in UK China’s cycle rental startup ofo-pronounced “oh-ef-oh”-is seeking to overtake competitors such as Mobike by venturing overseas. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Stories are the new News Feed  If the camera is the new keyboard, then the future of social media will look more like a slideshow than a Word document. So while Snapchat invented Stories, we’ll have to get used to using them everywhere. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • End-to-end encryption on messaging services is unacceptable: UK minister LONDON (Reuters) – British interior minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday end-to-end encryption of messages offered by services like Whatsapp are “completely unacceptable” and there should be no “secret place for terrorists to communicate”. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • China court overturns iPhone sale ban A Chinese court has ruled in favor of Apple Inc in design patent disputes between it and a domestic phone-maker, overturning a ban on selling iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in China. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Uber grounds entire self-driving fleet as it probes Arizona crash  Uber has now grounded its entire autonomous test fleet in the U.S., following an accident in Arizona which left one of its Volvo SUVs flipped on its side earlier today. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc suspended its pilot program for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local police said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Eligible founder Katelyn Gleason’s plan to upend the billion dollar medical billing industry  Medical billing is a largely untapped and lucrative industry, potentially pulling in $55 billion globally by 2020. But it’s inner workings are still very murky — most of the time it’s not clear how much something will cost and sometimes you don’t even get the (possibly whopping) bill until months down the road. Founder Katelyn Gleason wants ...
  • Gillmor Gang: Loose Change  The Gillmor Gang — Michael Arrington, Keith Teare, Doc Searls, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, March 24, 2017. Twitter ponders subscription services, Medium gets $5 from Steve and maybe Doc, Keith and Kevin offer their 2 cents from across the pond, and Mike holds down the fort from Crunchfund HQ. @stevegillmor, @arrington, @dsearls, ...
  • Japanese authorities decry ongoing robot failures at Fukushima  Six years ago, a massive earthquake, consequent tsunami and nuclear crisis struck Japan. International organizations rushed to help the country’s devastated residents, and to figure out how to clean up Fukushima Daiichi, the wrecked nuclear power plant. Robots offered a ray of hope amid unfathomable loss. At least they did, until recently. As the Asahi ...
  • Roam free: A history of open-world gaming You know the violence, but there were text-adventures, skiing, space, and ants(!) too. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • The North Atlantic may get is first-ever named storm in March next week Oceans in the northern hemisphere are supposed to still be cold from the winter Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Chinese court rules in favor of Apple in local design patent disputes BEIJING (Reuters) – A Chinese court has ruled in favor of Apple in design patent disputes between the Cupertino, California company and a domestic phone-maker, overturning a ban on selling iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in China, Xinhua news agency … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Tobias Stone talks about identity, cryptography, and the future of citizenship  In this episode of Technotopia I walk to Tobias Stone, a writer, entrepreneur, and academic. Tobias has been writing on Trump and Brexit and worked with Identity.ee, a workgroup focused on cryptographically proven citizenship. Stone believes that… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Is it a bird? Is it a bug? No it’s a biomimetic microdrone with flapping wings  UK biomimetic engineering startup Animal Dynamics is being funded by the military to build a microdrone with wings inspired by the flapping flight of a dragonfly. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Uber self-driving test car involved in crash in Arizona  More bad news for Uber: one of the ride-hailing giant’s self-driving Volvo SUVs has been involved in a crash in Arizona — apparently leaving the vehicle flipped onto its side, and with damage to at least two other human-driven cars in the vicinity. Read More Share this:Click to email this to ...
  • Huawei Spain signs deal to promote HPC services in Tenerife Huawei Spain has signed an agreement with Tenerife-based company, the Institute of Technology and Renewable Energy, to give an impulse to the use of super-computers and high performance computing services on the island. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Crunch Report | Tesla’s Long List of Updated Updates Tesla’s long list of updated updates, Instacart agrees to settle class-action lawsuit and SB Drive pulls in $4.6 million. All this on Crunch Report. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Tesla to take orders for solar roof tiles starting April (Reuters) – Tesla Motors Inc will start taking orders for its solar roof tiles in April, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a Tweet on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Steve Mnuchin has been compromised (by robots)  Not to downplay the apparently imminent existential threat of global trade, but this time the call is coming from inside the house. Well, not the House, but the cabinet, where Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has apparently begun to execute the will of our nation’s omnipresent AI-powered shadow government, one willfully ignorant quote at a time. ...
  • Alteryx rises 11% in data analytics IPO  Alteryx, the data analytics company, went public on the New York Stock Exchange today, marking the third IPO of the year. The company priced its IPO yesterday at $14 per share, and closed Friday at $15.50, or 10.7% higher. Alteryx works with clients like Amazon, Ford and Coca-Cola to help them better assess what products are ...
  • Uber tells U.S. court customers must arbitrate disputes (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court in New York on Friday weighed arguments over whether Uber Technologies Inc customers gave up their right to sue the company when they registered for its popular taxi hailing service. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • India’s market regulator accuses Reliance of wrongful share trading MUMBAI (Reuters) – India’s market regulator accused Reliance Industries on Friday of having committed a “fraud” in taking a short trading position at the time of selling a stake in a subsidiary in 2007, ordering it to surrender 4.5 billion rupees ($69 … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Tesla Model 3 is ‘just a smaller, more affordable’ Model S, says Elon Musk  The Tesla Model 3 is not a product iteration along the lines of successive iPhones, Elon Musk clarified on Twitter on Friday. Instead, it’s a “smaller model affordable versions of Model S” with less range, less power and fewer features, according to the Tesla CEO. The Model S is still going to be the leader ...
  • Uber reportedly denied recruiters diversity data  Uber is expected to publicly release its first-ever diversity report sometime next week. But it turns out that Uber’s demographics were also unknown to members of its recruiting team, Bloomberg reported earlier today, citing several sources. According to Bloomberg’s report, although some members of Uber’s recruiting team are tasked with hiring diverse people, those members… ...
  • Tesla Model 3 will get a Performance version next year  The Tesla Model 3 will eventually get a more performance-oriented option, which Tesla CEO Elon Musk says we can probably expect in around a year or so. The Model 3 tuned for better performance might inherit more of the muscle of the Model S, in a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • The days of Google Talk are over  The days of Google Talk are quickly coming to an end. As the company announced today, the messaging service that allowed Gmail users to talk to each other since it launched in 2005, will now be completely retired. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Get your pitch applications in for the Boulder Micro-Meetup  A remind that I’ll be holding a micro-meetup at Boomtown on Broadway in Boulder, Colorado on Wednesday, March 29th at 7pm. You’ll have 2 minutes to pitch in front of two local judges and then 2 minutes of questions. No slides, no props, no costumes (Ok, maybe costumes.) Boomtown is at 2060 Broadway B1 in ...
  • Infineon raises 2017 outlook on stronger automotive orders FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German chipmaker Infineon raised its outlook for the second quarter and for its 2017 financial year, citing better-than-expected orders for the chips it makes for cars. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Trump says Charter to invest $25 billion in U.S., hire 20,000 workers WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday touted Charter Communications Inc’s decision to invest $25 billion in the United States and its previously disclosed plan to hire 20,000 workers over four years. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Food startup Eatsa sued for not making kiosks accessible to blind (Reuters) – Fast food startup Eatsa is being sued by disability rights advocates for not including accessibility features for the blind. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new ...
  • Equity Podcast: Apple and Amazon buy more companies, and Uber’s saga  Welcome to the second episode of TechCrunch’s newest podcast, Equity, our venture capital-focused show focused on the numbers, people and companies driving the technology industry. This week, TechCrunch’s Katie Roof, Matthew Lynley, and myself were joined by special guest Elizabeth “Beezer” Clarkson from Sapphire Ventures. We discussed the potential for rising… Read More Share this:Click ...
  • Toshiba decides on Westinghouse bankruptcy, sees $9 billion in charges: sources TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Toshiba Corp has informed its main lenders it is planning for U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co LLC to file for bankruptcy on March 31, people briefed on the matter said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Germany increases electric car charging points 27 percent in 2016 FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The number of electric car charging points for public use in Germany rose by 27 percent last year, including hundreds more fast-charging units, amid efforts to boost the technology across Europe. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Nets partners with blockchain analysis firm to fight dirty bitcoins COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Danish electronic payments provider Nets will cooperate with anti-money laundering software developer Chainalysis to help banks validate bitcoin transactions and comply with regulations, Nets said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Food startup Eatsa sued for not making kiosks accessible to blind (Reuters) – Fast food startup Eatsa is being sued by disability rights advocates for not including accessibility features for the blind. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new ...
  • Enterprise data firm Alteryx set to raise $126 million from NYSE IPO  The wheels on America’s tech IPO train continue to turn. Enterprise data analytics firm Alteryx, the next tech firm in line to go public, has priced its shares at $14 ahead of its listing on the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow (Friday). That pricing — which comes in at the top of the firm’s range — will see ...
  • Twitter remembers it owns Tweetdeck  It’s been six years since Twitter acquired Tweetdeck, but the company might finally bring new features to the client. In a survey sent to some power users today, Twitter asked which features they would most like to see added to an “advanced” version of Tweetdeck. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens ...
  • Crunch Report | Amazon Buys Souq  Amazon buys Souq, the “Amazon of the Middle East,” Apple acquires Workflow, Instagram blurs sensitive photos and adds two-factor authorization while Facebook rolls out mention alerts and reaction emoji and the latest list of Mac exploits from WikiLeaks. All this on Crunch Report. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Instacart agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit for $4.6 million  On the heels of a $400 million round at a $3.4 billion valuation, Instacart has agreed on a $4.65 million fee to settle a class-action lawsuit around claims that the on-demand grocery delivery startup misclassified its personal shoppers as independent contractors, and also failed to reimburse them for their work expenses, Recode reports. There are over 31,000 ...
  • YouTube’s bid to grab TV dollars imperiled by advertiser revolt (Reuters) – The decision by a handful of high-profile consumer brands to pull advertising from Google’s YouTube over offensive content could threaten the site’s long-term strategy of stealing ad dollars from television, analysts and ad industry professionals said Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Fintech startup builds ‘data detective’ to assess loans Thanks to data-mining algorithms, a Chinese startup has declared it is making loan officers a thing of the past by offering 24-7 automatic credit available at the touch of a fingertip. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Apple Says WikiLeaks CIA Documents Are Old and Exploits Have Been Fixed In response to a series of CIA documents leaked this morning that outline exploits the government used to gain access to Macs and iOS devices, Apple gave a statement to TechCrunch claiming that the documents are old and that the vulnerabilities outline… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Facebook Debuts Message Reactions and Mentions for its Messenger App Facebook’s Messenger app for iOS devices was today updated with a new Message Reactions feature, which is similar to the Tapback features introduced in Apple’s Messages app in iOS 10. Message Reactions are designed to allow Facebook users to react t… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple says recent Wikileaks CIA docs detail old, fixed iPhone and Mac exploits  Apple says that its preliminary assessments of the Wikileaks documents released today indicate that the vulnerabilities it details for iPhone and Mac were fixed years ago. The documents, which originated with the CIA, detailed a variety of methods for compromising — breaking into — Apple devices if an agent was able to gain physical access ...
  • Twitter explores premium version after 11 years as a free service SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Twitter Inc is considering whether to build a premium version of its network aimed at professionals, the company said on Thursday, raising the possibility that it could collect subscription fees from some users for the first … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Uber stalls India leasing scheme as driver incomes drop: sources NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Global ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies is rethinking its car leasing strategy in India, its second-biggest market, as drivers have returned dozens of leased cars early after the company cut incentives, people familiar with the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Mobike, Bluegogo unveil new bikes to win customers Chinese bike-sharing companies are using new technologies to better balance supply and demand for commuters, in a bid to gain the knockout advantage in the booming bike-sharing market. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Amazon.com wins $1.5 billion tax dispute over IRS (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc on Thursday won a more than $1.5 billion tax dispute with the Internal Revenue Service over transactions involving a Luxembourg unit more than a decade ago. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Tata Consultancy says plans to step up local hiring in U.S. BOAO, China (Reuters) – India’s top software services exporter Tata Consultancy Services will step up local hiring in the United States and has no plans to cut investments there as it continues to expect robust growth from its biggest overseas market. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • For Honor director: We never intended for you to unlock everything Kieken sees optional cosmetic items as pick-and-choose “end game content.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Google Maps gets real-time location sharing Google+ kills Google Latitude, Google+ dies, Latitude rises from the ashes. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...