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  • Exclusive: SunGard to explore possible $10 billion sale - sources 2 hours 24 minutes ago

    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 … More »Exclusive: SunGard to explore possible $10 billion sale - sources

    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 …

  • A cleaner waters the flowers below a logo of Alibaba (China) Technology Co. Ltd at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou
    China fines Alibaba $129,000 for pricing violations 5 hours ago

    China's e-commerce giant, Alibaba Group, has been fined 800,000 yuan ($129,000) by the price bureau in eastern Zhejiang province for violations by third-party sellers … More »China fines Alibaba $129,000 for pricing violations

    A cleaner waters the flowers below a logo of Alibaba (China) Technology Co. Ltd at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou

    China's e-commerce giant, Alibaba Group, has been fined 800,000 yuan ($129,000) by the price bureau in eastern Zhejiang province for violations by third-party sellers during promotions on its e-commerce platforms. Since Alibaba turned "Singles' Day", a November 11 Chinese response to Valentine's Day, into an online shopping …

  • Scientists create self-powering camera 16 hours ago

    By Elly Park New York, NEW YORK - Scientists at Columbia University in New York have successfully built a camera that is capable of producing images using power harvested … More »Scientists create self-powering camera

    By Elly Park New York, NEW YORK - Scientists at Columbia University in New York have successfully built a camera that is capable of producing images using power harvested from the surrounding incident light.  The prototype self-powering camera takes an image each second, and in a well-lit scene it can operate indefinitely. …

  • Symantec CEO says pressing ahead with Veritas spin-off 19 hours ago

    Software security and storage provider Symantec is moving ahead with its plans to split into two publicly traded companies by January, a move that it views as more tax-efficient … More »Symantec CEO says pressing ahead with Veritas spin-off

    Software security and storage provider Symantec is moving ahead with its plans to split into two publicly traded companies by January, a move that it views as more tax-efficient than a sale of one of its units, top executives said this week. "That's the plan, to spin it," Chief Executive Michael Brown said in an interview. …

  • The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) logo is seen before the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington
    FCC to open up valuable airwaves for tech and telecom companies 19 hours ago

    By Malathi Nayak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. regulators on Friday voted to open a swath of government-controlled airwaves for commercial use by tech and telecom companies … More »FCC to open up valuable airwaves for tech and telecom companies

    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) logo is seen before the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington

    By Malathi Nayak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. regulators on Friday voted to open a swath of government-controlled airwaves for commercial use by tech and telecom companies such as Verizon Communications Inc and Google Inc as they seek to meet growing data demands from new wireless devices. The Federal Communications Commission …

  • If you're planning on buying the new Apple Watch, don't expect to walk into a store and leave with one next week. Apple, which began accepting advance orders for the watch last week, had previously said that it would be available for sale in stores on April 24. Apple stores have the watches on display, and the company …

  • A Star Wars fan takes a selfie with the Roxy the Rancor exhibit at Star Wars Celebration: The Ultimate Fan Experience held at the Anaheim Convention Center on Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

    "Star Wars: Battlefront" publisher Electronic Arts and Swedish developer DICE showcased their next-generation rendition of the "Star Wars" multiplayer shooter Friday at Star Wars Celebration, the annual fan extravaganza celebrating the sci-fi franchise. The new iteration of "Battlefront" takes place amid the conflicts …

  • By Jamie McGeever and John Geddie LONDON (Reuters) - A two-hour outage at news and market data provider Bloomberg LP hit financial markets around the world on Friday, prompting debt sales to be postponed and exacerbating a spike in volatility in European stocks. "We experienced a combination of hardware and software failures …

  • 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, …

  • By Jan Lopatka PRAGUE (Reuters) - O2 Czech Republic's extensive telecoms infrastructure assets that are to be spun off into a separate company contribute about 50 percent of the group's operating profit, O2 said on Friday. The spin-off, designed to revive O2 Czech's fortunes, will create a new firm, called CETIN, which …

  • TORONTO - The Wall Street Journal says Apple Inc. is taking steps towards launching its mobile payments service in Canada this fall.

  • A man is silhouetted against a video screen as he poses with Nokia Lumia 820 smartphone in this photo illustration taken in the central Bosnian town of Zenica

    Microsoft Corp on Friday unveiled a long-awaited suite of touch-friendly Office apps that allow Windows phone users to work on Word, PowerPoint and Excel documents on their phones with touch commands and to transfer them easily between devices. Test versions of what Microsoft is calling its Office Universal apps are available …

  • Google and European Union logos are seen in Sarajevo

    Whether or not the EU succeeds in branding Google a market-abusing monopolist in web search - a big if, given that the competition authority has yet to publish its exact charges - the Internet giant could be pinned down for years to come in regulatory procedures and legal appeals. A drawn-out process is likely to embolden …

  • Eddy Cue, Apple's senior vice president of Internet Software and Service, introduces Apple Pay during an Apple event at the Flint Center in Cupertino

    (Reuters) - Apple Inc is planning to launch its electronic payments service in Canada in November, the first international expansion of Apple Pay, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • By Laurie Goering OXFORD, England (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When environmentalist Ma Jun set out to tackle pollution from Chinese industries, it seemed a near-impossible task. Taking polluting factories to court was difficult.

 
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