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  • An illustration picture shows the logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone next to the picture of an official German taxi sign
    Uber must face lawsuit claiming bias against blind riders 2 hours 29 minutes ago

    Uber Technologies Inc must defend against a lawsuit accusing the popular ride-sharing service of discriminating against blind people by refusing to transport guide dogs, … More »Uber must face lawsuit claiming bias against blind riders

    An illustration picture shows the logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone next to the picture of an official German taxi sign

    Uber Technologies Inc must defend against a lawsuit accusing the popular ride-sharing service of discriminating against blind people by refusing to transport guide dogs, a federal judge ruled. In a decision late Friday night, U.S. Magistrate Judge Nathanael Cousins in San Jose, California, said the plaintiffs could pursue …

  • File photo of people walking past sign at the booth of IBM at the CeBIT trade fair in Hanover
    IBM sales fall for 12th quarter, currency weighs 3 hours ago

    (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp reported a 12 percent fall in first-quarter revenue as the technology company continues to shed unprofitable businesses … More »IBM sales fall for 12th quarter, currency weighs

    File photo of people walking past sign at the booth of IBM at the CeBIT trade fair in Hanover

    (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp reported a 12 percent fall in first-quarter revenue as the technology company continues to shed unprofitable businesses to focus on cloud-computing initiatives. It was the 12th straight quarter that the Armonk, New York-based company reported a drop in quarterly revenue, …

  • Glenn Gould rehearses at his piano in this undated handout photo. When it comes to obsessively meticulous attention to detail, it seems Apple employees could learn something from Glenn Gould. That's part of what motivated Apple University professor Joshua Cohen to begin delivering three-hour seminars on the late, great Canadian pianist to classes of 15 students, pupils who happen to be high-ranking leaders at the tech giant. THE CANADIAN PRESS/CBC, HO
    How Apple and its products are inspired by Canadian great Glenn Gould 4 hours ago

    When it comes to obsessively meticulous attention to detail, it seems Apple employees could learn something from Glenn Gould. At the company's internal Apple University … More »How Apple and its products are inspired by Canadian great Glenn Gould

    Glenn Gould rehearses at his piano in this undated handout photo. When it comes to obsessively meticulous attention to detail, it seems Apple employees could learn something from Glenn Gould. That's part of what motivated Apple University professor Joshua Cohen to begin delivering three-hour seminars on the late, great Canadian pianist to classes of 15 students, pupils who happen to be high-ranking leaders at the tech giant. THE CANADIAN PRESS/CBC, HO

    When it comes to obsessively meticulous attention to detail, it seems Apple employees could learn something from Glenn Gould. At the company's internal Apple University — a somewhat secretive institution by reputation — professor Joshua Cohen delivers three-hour seminars on the late, great Canadian pianist to classes of …

  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during his keynote address at Facebook F8 in San Francisco
    Fugitive fails to revive Facebook lawsuit, block criminal case 5 hours ago

    By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Monday forcefully rejected the fugitive Paul Ceglia's effort to revive what U.S. prosecutors have … More »Fugitive fails to revive Facebook lawsuit, block criminal case

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during his keynote address at Facebook F8 in San Francisco

    By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Monday forcefully rejected the fugitive Paul Ceglia's effort to revive what U.S. prosecutors have called his fraudulent lawsuit to extort social media company Facebook Inc and its founder Mark Zuckerberg. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York …

  • A staff controls the expressions of a humanoid robot named Han developed by Hanson Robotics through a mobile phone during the Global Sources spring electronics show in Hong Kong
    Humanoid robot can recognize and interact with people 8 hours ago

    A humanoid robot which can mimic human expressions greeted visitors on Saturday (April 18) at a Hong Kong electronics fair. About 40 motors control his face to form … More »Humanoid robot can recognize and interact with people

    A staff controls the expressions of a humanoid robot named Han developed by Hanson Robotics through a mobile phone during the Global Sources spring electronics show in Hong Kong

    A humanoid robot which can mimic human expressions greeted visitors on Saturday (April 18) at a Hong Kong electronics fair. About 40 motors control his face to form delicate facial expressions, according to product manager at Hanson Robotics, Grace Copplestone. "So Han's really exciting because not only can he generate …

  • By Tova Cohen TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Network security provider Check Point Software Technologies plans to sharpen its focus on threat-prevention and mobile security, it said on Monday after posting better than expected first-quarter profit. Chief Executive Gil Shwed spoke of increased investment in new technologies and …

  • A department store employee poses with a kimono-clad android robot named Aiko Chihira, developed by Toshiba, during its unveiling in Tokyo

    Dressed in a kimono and smiling, Aiko Chihira greets shoppers at the entrance of Tokyo's Mitsukoshi department store. Developed by Toshiba last year, the robot made its debut at the store on Monday in a new role interacting with customers. "It would be good if we can have her provide guidance, or recommend various things …

  • One of Raytheon's Integrated Defense buildings is seen in San Diego

    U.S. arms maker Raytheon Co is buying network security provider Websense Inc from private equity firm Vista Equity Partners LLC in a $1.9 billion deal, the latest in the fast-growing cybersecurity market. Several companies, including Sony Corp <6758.T>, Staples Inc , Home Depot Inc and Target Corp , have been targets …

  • The Reserve Bank of India seal is pictured on a gate in Mumbai

    India's central bank is working on improving the integration between e-commerce firms and the country's banking systems, a deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Monday. "One area which we will now be looking at very closely, which is emerging, is how to provide integration between e-commerce platforms …

  • European Union flags flutter outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels

    By Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Internet platforms such as Google, Microsoft and Yahoo! will be the subject of a widespread inquiry by European regulators to determine whether they are transparent enough in how they display search results. In a draft of the Commission's strategy for creating a digital single market, …

  • Employee poses with Sony's new Xperia Z4 smartphone after a news conference in Tokyo

    Sony Corp on Monday unveiled a new high-end Xperia handset featuring an aluminium frame and a 5.2-inch screen, showing it is still in the smartphone race even as it scales down its struggling mobile operations. The launch of the new flagship model comes amid a painful restructuring at the Japanese consumer electronics …

  • By Andrea Shalal COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Reuters) - DigitalGlobe Inc this week unveiled new Web-based tools that could help military troops, relief workers and others use its high-resolution satellite images, social media feeds and other data without needing massive bandwidth. The tools, which are in beta-testing now, …

  • Indonesian conglomerate Lippo Group has appointed Credit Suisse and Bank of America Merrill Lynch to lead its first round of funding, worth $200 million, for its e-commerce push. Lippo, controlled by the Riady family, has also chosen Rothschild as its financial adviser for the transaction. The funding will be used to …

  • Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw

    By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A widely reported Russian cyber-spying campaign against diplomatic targets in the United States and elsewhere has been using two previously unknown flaws in software to penetrate target machines, a security company investigating the matter said on Saturday. FireEye Inc , a prominent …

  • Financial technology company SunGard Data Systems Inc is preparing to appoint financial advisers to explore a sale that could value it at as much as $10 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. SunGard has asked investment banks vying for advisory mandates to prepare for interviews as early …

 
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