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Facebook to face antitrust probe by state attorneys general

(Reuters) - Several U.S. state attorneys general will investigate Facebook Inc (FB.O) on whether the social network stifled competition and put users at risk,...

Huawei shows off 'most powerful' chipset as forges ahead with 5G...

BERLIN (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies showcased its chipset for a new high-end smartphone on Friday, pressing ahead with plans to launch its Mate 30...

Telenav says contract with GM intact after automaker signs Google deal

(Reuters) - Telenav Inc said on Thursday General Motors Co’s partnership with Alphabet’s Google to power its vehicles’ navigation and other infotainment functions does...

Facebook, Microsoft launch contest to detect deepfake videos

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc is teaming up with Microsoft Corp, the Partnership on AI coalition and academics from several universities to launch a contest...

Samsung to launch Galaxy Fold in South Korea on September 6...

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) on Thursday said its first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold, will be available in South Korea...

Facebook, tech firms meet with U.S. intelligence on 2020 election security

FILE PHOTO: Stickers bearing the Facebook logo are pictured at Facebook Inc's F8 developers conference in San Jose, California, U.S., April 30, 2019. ...

Republican, Democratic U.S. lawmakers ask Google to expand copyright protections

FILE PHOTO: Small toy figures are seen in front of Google logo in this illustration picture, April 8, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/IllustrationWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A...

Google's YouTube to pay $170 million penalty for collecting data on...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google, which is owned by Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O), and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle allegations that...

Google's YouTube to pay $170 million penalty for collecting data on...

FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of mobile device users are seen next to a screen projection of Youtube logo in this picture illustration taken March 28,...

Indonesia plans tax overhaul to make tech firms pay VAT –...

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia is preparing a bill that will make tech firms such as Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google and Amazon (AMZN.O) pay value...

Google target of new U.S. antitrust probe by state attorneys general

(Reuters) - More than 30 U.S. state attorneys general are readying an investigation into Alphabet Inc’s Google for potential antitrust violations, a source knowledgeable...

Congressional antitrust panel to discuss Big Tech competition

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File PhotoWASHINGTON (Reuters) -...

Congressional antitrust panel to discuss Big Tech competition

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File PhotoWASHINGTON (Reuters) -...

Has Dave Chappelle's comedy changed — or have we?

Toward the end of Dave Chappelle’s controversial new Netflix comedy special “Sticks and Stones,” there’s an eight-minute section about guns. Specifically, Chappelle is riffing...

Google to pay up to $200 million to FTC on YouTube...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s Google will spend up to $200 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission investigation into YouTube’s alleged violation of...

Waymo urges U.S. to 'promptly' remove barriers to self-driving cars

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Waymo, the self-driving car unit of Google parent Alphabet Inc, on Thursday urged the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to...

Google to pay up to $200 million to FTC on YouTube...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s Google will spend up to $200 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission investigation into YouTube’s alleged violation of...

Didi Chuxing to launch self-driving pick up service in China, plans...

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing plans to start using self-driving vehicles to pick up passengers in a district of Shanghai city and...

China's Didi Chuxing to launch self-driving pickup service in Shanghai

A man holds a door to a Didi self-driving car during the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai, China August 30, 2019. ...

Amazon to offer help for customers who search about suicide

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc plans to promote helpline phone numbers to customers who query its site about suicide, the company told Reuters on Thursday,...

Exclusive: India to woo foreign firms like Apple to capitalize on...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is targeting companies including Apple, Foxconn and Wistron Corp with a charm offensive aimed at encouraging them to shift...

Huawei plans high-end phone launch under cloud of Google ban

NEW YORK/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies plans to forge ahead with the launch of new high-end smartphones in Europe even though it may not...
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