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Daimler takes 'reality check' on robotaxis

Daimler takes 'reality check' on robotaxis

Safety and economics prove trickier than first thought.
Nov 15 2019 1:15PM
IBM to launch faster weather forecast system to cover the globe

IBM to launch faster weather forecast system to cover the globe

Will be able to predict conditions up to 12 hours in advance.
Nov 15 2019 6:05AM
Apple launches app to let users enroll in health studies

Apple launches app to let users enroll in health studies

Allowing them to share health-related data for medical research.
Nov 15 2019 6:05AM
Icahn takes stake in HP, pushes for merger with Xerox

Icahn takes stake in HP, pushes for merger with Xerox

Buys US$1.2bn stake in HP Inc in push for computer maker's merger with printer maker.
Nov 15 2019 6:05AM
Billionaire Hikvision director named in Chinese disclosure probe

Billionaire Hikvision director named in Chinese disclosure probe

Securities regulator investigating one of the country's richest men.
Nov 15 2019 6:05AM
Google to offer bank accounts next year - source

Google to offer bank accounts next year - source

In partnership with Citigroup Inc.
Nov 14 2019 6:45AM
Apple refreshes MacBook Pro laptop with 16-inch screen

Apple refreshes MacBook Pro laptop with 16-inch screen

Bigger screen and a better keyboard replaces 15-inch model.
Nov 14 2019 6:45AM
Facebook removes 3.2bn fake accounts, millions of child abuse posts

Facebook removes 3.2bn fake accounts, millions of child abuse posts

According to latest content moderation report.
Nov 14 2019 6:45AM
China's digital currency not seeking 'full control' of individuals' details

China's digital currency not seeking 'full control' of individuals' details

Balancing 'controllable anonymity' and money laundering concerns.
Nov 13 2019 1:05PM
Huawei to give staff $417 million bonus for helping it ride out US curbs

Huawei to give staff $417 million bonus for helping it ride out US curbs

Almost 190,000 employees to be double paid.
Nov 13 2019 1:05PM
Facebook unites payment service across apps with Facebook Pay

Facebook unites payment service across apps with Facebook Pay

Allows users to send money or make a payments with with PIN or biometrics.
Nov 13 2019 1:02PM
SAP to streamline hardware infrastructure in drive to lift margins

SAP to streamline hardware infrastructure in drive to lift margins

Holds R&D costs steady.
Nov 13 2019 6:58AM
Twitter takes steps to keep UK election 'healthy and safe'

Twitter takes steps to keep UK election 'healthy and safe'

Says it will make it easier to report misleading information about the voting process.
Nov 12 2019 6:44AM
Existing US antitrust laws can address tech monopolies: DOJ antitrust chief

Existing US antitrust laws can address tech monopolies: DOJ antitrust chief

Amid growing criticism laws aren't adequate.
Nov 11 2019 6:40AM
Facebook bars content claiming to name Trump impeachment whistleblower

Facebook bars content claiming to name Trump impeachment whistleblower

After Breitbart News article said it identified anonymous source.
Nov 11 2019 6:30AM
China leaves bitcoin mining out of list of restricted activities

China leaves bitcoin mining out of list of restricted activities

State planner indicates continuation.
Nov 8 2019 1:20PM
WhatsApp adds shopping catalog feature, courting e-commerce

WhatsApp adds shopping catalog feature, courting e-commerce

Building out e-commerce tools as it moves slowly toward monetising the app.
Nov 8 2019 1:09PM
China kicks off work on 6G research, state media say

China kicks off work on 6G research, state media say

Move described as aiming to promote latest wireless innovation.
Nov 8 2019 6:51AM
Tesla to unveil electric ute on November 21

Tesla to unveil electric ute on November 21

Electric pick-up dubbed "cybertruck" to emerge in Los Angeles near SpaceX rocket factory.
Nov 7 2019 1:05PM
Uber shares fall to record low

Uber shares fall to record low

After shares held by early investors become available for sale.
Nov 7 2019 6:45AM

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