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  • EU looking at Italy’s ultra-fast broadband tender process MILAN (Reuters) – European Union antitrust regulators are looking into a tender process organized by the Italian government to build out an ultra-fast broadband network in parts of the country, a spokesman for the Commission said on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Facebook’s Messenger app adds live location-sharing MENLO PARK, Calif. (Reuters) – Facebook Inc added a feature to its Messenger app on Monday to allow users to share their locations continuously for up to an hour, 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Exclusive: AMC plans ad-free streaming service for cable subscribers – sources (Reuters) – AMC Networks Inc, whose shows include “The Walking Dead,” is planning to launch a commercial-free online video streaming service aimed at millennial TV subscribers, two sources familiar with the situation told Reuters this week. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Trump says Charter to invest $25 billion in U.S., hire 20,000 workers WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Friday that Charter Communications Inc has committed to investing $25 billion and hiring 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 share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Music streaming firm SoundCloud raises $70 million in debt (Reuters) – Music-streaming service SoundCloud Ltd said on Thursday it had raised $70 million in debt from Ares Capital, Kreos Capital and Davidson Technology. 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 ...
  • U.S. Senate votes to overturn Obama broadband privacy rules WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted narrowly to repeal regulations requiring internet service providers to do more to protect customers’ privacy than websites like Alphabet Inc’s Google or Facebook Inc . Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • India’s Snapdeal searches for funds, takeover speculation grows HONG KONG/MUMBAI (Reuters) – Indian online retailer Snapdeal is seeking investment to shore up its finances after unsuccessful talks with Chinese funds and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd as it battles to remain competitive, sources with direct knowledge of… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • J&J latest to suspend ads from YouTube over offensive videos (Reuters) – U.S. healthcare conglomerate Johnson & Johnson became the latest company to suspend all digital advertising on Google’s YouTube, over concerns that its ads may have appeared on channels that broadcast offensive videos. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Online advertisers sign up to better standards BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – A broad coalition of advertising trade groups, ad buyers and sellers from Western Europe and the United States have urged the industry to stop using annoying online marketing formats that have fuelled the rapid rise of ad… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Uber expands international headquarters in Amsterdam AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The U.S. ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies Inc said on Wednesday it will move its international headquarters in Amsterdam to a larger building ahead of plans to increase staff to 1,000 from 400. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Alibaba to set up regional logistics hub in Malaysia KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Wednesday it would set up a logistics hub in Malaysia, the latest in a string of Chinese investments including in infrastructure and real estate projects, underscoring the close ties between th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Kabbage looks to raise money for acquisitions: sources (Reuters) – Small U.S. business online lender Kabbage Inc is in talks to raise a new round of equity funding that could be used for potential acquisitions at a time when many of its peers face funding challenges, people familiar with the matter said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Verizon, AT&T suspend ads from Google over offensive videos (Reuters) – U.S. wireless carriers Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc said on Wednesday they have suspended digital advertising on Google’s YouTube and other advertising platforms not related to search over concerns that their ads may have run next to extremist videos. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Struggling in China, Amway bets on technology for turnaround BEIJING (Reuters) – Global direct-selling company Amway Inc is looking to rebuild its business in China with the help of improvements such as an online ordering platform for its agents and experience centers, as sales in the country have fallen over th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Indian e-commerce firm Snapdeal says not in talks for sale MUMBAI (Reuters) – Indian e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal on Wednesday denied it was in talks for a potential sale, after the Mint newspaper reported the company was in discussions with domestic rivals for a potential sale. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • LinkedIn tries to hook more users with business news section SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – LinkedIn on Wednesday plans to launch a section on its network dedicated to business news, seeking to draw users onto the service more frequently to read and talk about current events, company officials said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Instagram says advertising base tops one million businesses SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Instagram is expected to announce on Wednesday that it has reached more than 1 million monthly active advertisers, as the Facebook Inc-owned photo-sharing app tries to become a center of online commerce. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Senate takes up broadband privacy repeal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Wednesday took up a measure to repeal regulations adopted by the Obama administration requiring internet service providers to do more to protect customers’ privacy than websites like Alphabet Inc’s Google or Fa… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • U.S. may accuse North Korea in Bangladesh cyber heist: WSJ NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors are building potential cases that would accuse North Korea of directing the theft of $81 million from Bangladesh Bank’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York last year, and that would charge alleged Chine… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • China’s Tencent fourth-quarter profit jumps 47 percent on payment, cloud revenue surge HONG KONG (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd, China’s biggest social media and online entertainment company, posted a 47 percent rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by strong growth in new revenue streams such as payment and cloud services. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Siri and Alexa Battling to Become Go-To Voice Assistants in Hotel Rooms Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa are being put through their paces in a “tech incubator” hotel chain, in order to determine which voice assistant brings more to the table for guests wanting to order room service, control lights, change TV channels, adjust the temperature, and more (via Bloomberg). The main incubator for the test is ...
  • Apple Announces Video Creation iOS App ‘Clips’ Among announcements of a new 9.7-inch iPad and red iPhone 7, Apple today has unveiled a new first-party video creation app called “Clips.” According to the company, with Clips users will be able to “create expressive videos” with ease on both an iPhone and iPad. The app lets users combine videos, images, and music into one ...
  • iPad Mini 4 With 128GB of Storage Now Starts at $399, 32GB Model Discontinued Apple today announced that the iPad mini 4 now offers more capacity for the same price. The tablet has not been updated beyond the price change. Specifically, the 128GB model now starts at $399 for the Wi-Fi model and $529 for the Wi-Fi + Cellular model, while the 32GB model has been discontinued. The tablet remains ...
  • Swift Playgrounds Now Available in Five Additional Languages Apple today announced that Swift Playgrounds is now available in five additional languages, including Simplified Chinese, Japanese, French, German, and Latin American Spanish. Swift Playgrounds is an iPad app aimed at teaching both children and ad… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • IBM and Wanda form China cloud computing partnership SHANGHAI (Reuters) – IBM and a unit of China’s Dalian Wanda Group, a property and entertainment conglomerate, agreed on Sunday to team up to provide cloud services to Chinese companies, the U.S. technology provider 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 ...
  • Wal-Mart to launch investment arm in e-commerce push (Reuters) – Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world’s largest retailer, will launch its first investment arm to expand its e-commerce business in partnership with retail start-ups, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs, the company said 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 share ...
  • Adobe, Microsoft team up to share sales and marketing data (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp and Adobe Systems Inc are joining to make their respective sales and marketing software products more potent competitors to Salesforce.com Inc and Oracle Corp offerings, the two firms said 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 share ...
  • Google apologizes to ad clients for YouTube content fiasco (Reuters) – Google apologized on Monday for allowing ads to appear alongside offensive videos on YouTube as more high-profile firms such as Marks & Spencer and HSBC pulled advertising for British markets from Google sites. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • German cybersecurity watchdog raises attack alert level: paper FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany has raised its alert level against cyber attacks to “heightened readiness” ahead of parliamentary elections, saying government websites are already subjected to daily assault, newspaper Welt am Sonntag 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 ...
  • Germany’s Merkel calls for standardized European rules on using data BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Saturday for Europe to set about standardizing rules on using data in Europe, ahead of a visit to the CeBIT technology fair in Hanover where digitalization is expected to be in focus. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • French ad group Havas says only UK unit pulling adverts from Google PARIS (Reuters) – French advertising group Havas said on Friday that it would not pull advertising from Alphabet Inc’s Google platforms on a global basis, after its British business suspended activity with the U.S. company over concerns about its YouTu… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • G20 to jointly fight bank sector hacking BADEN-BADEN, Germany (Reuters) – The world’s biggest economies will pledge to jointly fight cyber attacks on the global banking system, one of the biggest coordinated efforts yet to protect lenders since an $81 million heist of the Bangladesh central b… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Canadian man charged in Yahoo hack loves fancy cars, parties HAMILTON, Ontario (Reuters) – The Canadian charged in connection with a massive hack of Yahoo accounts that the United States says was a Russian plot is a young man who has boasted on social media of his wealth and love of expensive cars, online accoun… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Swatch Working on Apple Watch Competitor With Custom-Made OS and Better Battery Life Swatch is developing its own operating system for an all-new smartwatch intended to compete directly with Apple Watch and Android Wear, according to company CEO Nick Hayek (via Bloomberg). The new smartwatch will be an addition to the Tissot brand, a subsidiary of The Swatch Group, and is set to launch towards the end of ...
  • Plan for Britain? Error messages blight new government website LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s new “Plan for Britain” website stopped working on Thursday shortly after its launch, offering error messages in place of her vision for the country’s future outside the European Union. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • EU consumer authorities to take on Facebook, Google, Twitter BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European consumer protection authorities will ask social media companies Facebook, Google and Twitter to amend their terms of service within one month or possibly face fines, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Snap shares drop 4 percent, fall below $20 for the first time SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Snap Inc shares tumbled below $20 on Thursday for the first time since the company’s $3.4 billion public listing after the Snapchat owner received another “sell” rating from an analyst. 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 ...
  • Dutch suspect in Amanda Todd case gets 10-year sentence for cyber-bullying AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A Dutchman who convinced young girls and gay men to take off their clothes in front of web cams and then used the images to blackmail them was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison by a Dutch court on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • McDonald’s deletes Trump tweet, says Twitter account compromised LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp quickly deleted a tweet sent from the company’s handle slamming U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday and said its official Twitter account had been compromised. 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 ...
  • Vietnam urges firms to stop YouTube and Facebook ads HANOI (Reuters) – Vietnam on Thursday called on all companies doing business in the country to stop advertising on YouTube, Facebook and other social media until they find a way to halt the publication of “toxic” anti-government information. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • EU’s Vestager warns companies against abusing algorithms BERLIN (Reuters) – Europe’s antitrust chief on Thursday warned companies against using algorithms to block rivals or form cartels, saying she may slap heftier fines on them if they use such software to commit wrongdoing. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • North Korean hacking group behind recent attacks on banks: Symantec BOSTON (Reuters) – A North Korean hacking group known as Lazarus was likely behind a recent cyber campaign targeting organizations in 31 countries, following high-profile attacks on Bangladesh Bank, Sony and South Korea, cyber security firm Symantec Co… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Yahoo cyber indictment shows Kremlin, hackers working hand-in-hand WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Wednesday’s indictments in the United States of four people in a 2014 cyber attack on Yahoo Inc provides the clearest details yet on what some U.S. officials say is a symbiotic relationship between Moscow’s security services and… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple May Announce 9.7-Inch ‘iPad Pro 2’ as Early as Next Week Earlier this week, a well-known research firm that requested confidentiality told us that, based on their own sources, it expects Apple to announce new products later this month, most likely during the week of March 20. The research firm did not say which products it expects, or the manner in which they will be announced. Following ...
  • Twitter accounts hijacked with ‘Nazi’ hashtags in Turkish FRANKFURT (Reuters) – A diplomatic spat between Turkey, the Netherlands and Germany spread online on Wednesday when a large number of Twitter accounts were hijacked and replaced with anti-Nazi messages in Turkish. 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 ...
  • Russian spies among those facing U.S. charges over Yahoo hack: source WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russian spies are among those expected to be charged as suspects in at least one of a series of hacking attacks on Yahoo Inc, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Justice Department to announce indictments in massive Yahoo hack: source SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – U.S. Justice Department officials are expected to announce indictments on Wednesday against suspects in at least one of a series of hacking attacks on Yahoo Inc , according to a source briefed on the matter. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Vietnam targets YouTube ads in campaign against dissent HANOI (Reuters) – Some of Vietnam’s biggest firms have suspended YouTube advertising as the communist country steps up a campaign against online dissent, which has also targeted global brands such as Unilever and Samsung. 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 ...
  • Swedish prosecutors not ready to decide on Assange, waiting on translation STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Swedish prosecutors said on Wednesday they would make a decision whether to continue with a preliminary investigation of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange over alleged rape when they have received a full translation of an interview… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Retailer Fnac could become shareholder in music streaming site Deezer PARIS (Reuters) – French music and books retailer Fnac-Darty and music streaming site Deezer on Tuesday unveiled a strategic alliance, which could see Fnac becoming a Deezer shareholder within three 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 share on ...
  • China e-commerce confusion catches Australian retailers on the hop SYDNEY/BEIJING (Reuters) – Australian retailers and manufacturers are rejigging their business models and reviewing strategies to sell goods into China amid confusion over a threatened government crackdown on e-commerce platforms. 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 ...
  • Germany plans to fine social media sites over hate speech BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany plans a new law calling for social networks like Facebook to remove slanderous or threatening online postings quickly or face fines of up to 50 million euros ($53 mln). 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 ...
  • Facebook bars developers from using data for surveillance SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc barred software developers on Monday from using the massive social network’s data to create surveillance tools, closing off a process that had been exploited by U.S. police departments to track protesters Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Japan’s decluttering guru Kondo now has an app for tidying up AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – The newest tool for internationally acclaimed organizing guru Marie Kondo in her global battle against messy rooms is an app. 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 ...
  • UK political parties warned of Russian hacking threat: report LONDON (Reuters) – A British intelligence agency has told political parties to protect themselves against potential cyber attacks, citing allegations that Russian hackers tried to influence last year’s U.S. presidential election. 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 ...
  • Millennial love for Snapchat extends to the stock NEW YORK (Reuters) – For some millennial investors, loyalty to one of their favorite apps matters more than financial details in the case of Snap Inc. 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 ...
  • EU reassured on U.S. privacy directive: source BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross gave no indication of any plans to change U.S. privacy protections underpinning a pact enabling billions of dollars of data flows during a meeting with the EU digital chief, a source said on F… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • UK terrorism reinsurance fund hopes to include cyber: CEO LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s 6 billion pounds ($7.3 billion) terrorism reinsurance fund hopes to extend its cover to include cyber attacks on property, chief executive Julian Enoizi 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 LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Complete Desk Accessory Set From Grovemade For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with Grovemade to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win an enormous desktop accessory package that features Grovemade’s entire lineup of quality-crafted desk products. A Laptop Stand ($139) and a Monitor Stand ($119) are the centerpieces of Grovemade’s desktop setup, with the former able to hold any Mac notebook ...
  • Vodafone pays the price for inertia as rivals pull ahead LONDON (Reuters) – British mobile operator Vodafone risks being left on the sidelines as rivals converge to break free from just selling ever-cheaper data bundles and become internet companies offering combined services from phones to TV to broadband. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Facebook signs soccer live-streaming deal with MLS, Univision (Reuters) – Facebook Inc signed a deal with Major League Soccer and Spanish-language broadcaster Univision Communications Inc on Friday to stream at least 22 matches in English during the 2017 regular season. 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 ...
  • EU court sets limit on right to be forgotten in company registers BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Individuals cannot demand that personal data be erased from company records in an official register, the European Union’s top court ruled on Thursday, limiting the “right to be forgotten”. 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 ...
  • Conde Nast to package its digital ad inventory with NBCUniversal and Vox Media (Reuters) – Conde Nast is joining with Comcast Corp’s NBCUniversal and Vox Media to package their digital inventory for sale to advertisers, the companies announced Thursday. 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 ...
  • Facebook’s Snapchat Clone ‘Messenger Day’ Launches Worldwide With Plan-Making Twist One of Facebook’s Snapchat clones is launching worldwide today within Facebook Messenger, after a previous soft launch in countries including Poland and Australia. Called “Messenger Day,” the new feature will allow Messenger users to post updates that disappear after 24 hours. The twist with Messenger Day, according to Facebook, is that the app’s filters and features ...
  • Apple Retail Ends Genius Training in Cupertino, Moves to In-Store Web Seminars For years, Apple has sent new Genius hires to its Infinite Loop headquarters in Cupertino, or sometimes an auxiliary campus in Austin or Atlanta, to receive hands-on training for up to three weeks. Recently, however, Apple appears to have stopped offer… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...