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  • The logo of technology company Nvidia is seen at its headquarters in Santa Clara
    Nvidia recalls all Shield tablets due to battery fire fears 31 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - Nvidia Corp said it was recalling its Shield 8-inch tablets in the United States as the battery in these devices can overheat, posing a fire hazard. The … More »Nvidia recalls all Shield tablets due to battery fire fears

    The logo of technology company Nvidia is seen at its headquarters in Santa Clara

    (Reuters) - Nvidia Corp said it was recalling its Shield 8-inch tablets in the United States as the battery in these devices can overheat, posing a fire hazard. The Android-based tablet, which has a price tag of $300-$400, is targeted at gaming enthusiasts and comes equipped with batteries that are made to last longer. …

  • Shadow is cast near Qualcomm logo at the 2015 Computex exhibition in Taipei,
    Qualcomm wins appeal in $173 million ParkerVision case 1 hour 19 minutes ago

    By Andrew Chung NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Friday upheld a lower court's decision to clear Qualcomm Inc in a patent lawsuit by ParkerVision Inc, allowing … More »Qualcomm wins appeal in $173 million ParkerVision case

    Shadow is cast near Qualcomm logo at the 2015 Computex exhibition in Taipei,

    By Andrew Chung NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Friday upheld a lower court's decision to clear Qualcomm Inc in a patent lawsuit by ParkerVision Inc, allowing it to escape a $173 million verdict for infringement. Trading in ParkerVision shares was halted on the Nasdaq after the price fell 50 percent to 23 …

  • Man shoots down drone hovering over house
    Man shoots down drone hovering over house 1 hour 43 minutes ago

    A Kentucky man thinks it's unacceptable when a drone floats over his property. So he shoots it down. Then the drone's owners come calling. More »Man shoots down drone hovering over house

    Man shoots down drone hovering over house

    A Kentucky man thinks it's unacceptable when a drone floats over his property. So he shoots it down. Then the drone's owners come calling.

  • Dixons Carphone to sell Phone House Portugal 3 hours ago

    British electricals and mobile phone retailer Dixons Carphone has agreed to sell The Phone House Portugal, further streamlining its business as it focuses on markets … More »Dixons Carphone to sell Phone House Portugal

    British electricals and mobile phone retailer Dixons Carphone has agreed to sell The Phone House Portugal, further streamlining its business as it focuses on markets where it has a leading position. Following completion, expected by the end of next month, Dixons Carphone will receive a small cash consideration. Earlier …

  • Alibaba Group's Executive Chairman Ma looks on ahead of working dinner with Russian President Putin at SPIEF 2015 in St. Petersburg
    China mulls forcing Tencent, Alibaba to offer rivals' online payment services 5 hours ago

    China proposed new regulations on Friday that could force Internet companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, Tencent Holdings Ltd and Baidu Inc to offer their rivals' … More »China mulls forcing Tencent, Alibaba to offer rivals' online payment services

    Alibaba Group's Executive Chairman Ma looks on ahead of working dinner with Russian President Putin at SPIEF 2015 in St. Petersburg

    China proposed new regulations on Friday that could force Internet companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, Tencent Holdings Ltd and Baidu Inc to offer their rivals' online payment services as well as their own. China has the world's largest Internet population and Beijing is trying to better regulate the country's …

  • A woman holding her umbrella walks past an advertisement poster for Sharp Corp's Aquos outside an electronics shop in Tokyo

    Sharp Corp on Friday said it would exit the TV set business in the Americas and consider more steps to shore up its finances, after reporting a deeper-than-expected quarterly loss on weak sales of smartphone displays. The Japanese electronics maker said it would sell its TV manufacturing plant in Mexico and license its …

  • A logo is pictured at Google's European Engineering Center in Zurich

    (This version of the July 30th corrects story to read "partly" of a political nature, not "mostly" in paragraph 10) By Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Google Inc is refusing to bow to an order from the French privacy watchdog to scrub search results worldwide when users invoke their "right to be forgotten" online, …

  • Photo illustration of logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone over a reserved lane for taxis in a street in Madrid

    (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] will invest $1 billion in India in the next nine months, as the online taxi-hailing company looks to expand its services in its biggest market outside the United States. Uber said it would use the additional investment to improve operations, expand beyond the 18 Indian cities …

  • Handout image from the 3D virtual reality film "Henry"

    (This version of the July 28th story clarifies price of Oculus Rift in 13th paragraph) By Piya Sinha-Roy and Lisa Richwine BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (Reuters) - In a Beverly Hills mansion on Tuesday, Facebook-owned Oculus rolled out "Henry," a movie that takes advantage of its virtual reality technology to tell the story …

  • Microsoft says its' new Windows 10 operating system is now running on more than 14 million computers, two days after the software was released as a free download. Microsoft says it's releasing the software in waves to make sure downloads go smoothly. In a blog post late Thursday, Microsoft said it has not yet delivered …

  • By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Location-tracking devices that communicate with a major satellite network operated by Globalstar Inc can have their transmissions intercepted or mimicked with false data, a U.S. security researcher said on Thursday. Globalstar, of Covington, Louisiana, has sold hundreds of thousands …

  • An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City

    (Reuters) - Apple Inc will launch the next generation of its Apple TV set-top box in September, with a new remote and support for Siri voice control, online publisher BuzzFeed reported on Thursday. The new Apple TV will have a slimmer chassis, a "drastically improved" remote with touch-pad input, increased on-board storage …

  • Shopify CEO Tobias Lutke, center wearing hat, is celebrated as he rings the New York Stock Exchange opening bell, marking the Canadian company's IPO, Thursday, May 21, 2015. Shopify Inc. expects to increase spending in the final half of the year as the e-commerce software maker prepares for a surge of business leading up to Christmas shopping season. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Richard Drew

    Shopify Inc. expects to increase spending in the final half of the year as the e-commerce software maker prepares for a surge of business leading up to Christmas shopping season. The Ottawa-based technology company, which made its debut as a publicly traded company in May, delivered its second quarter results on Thursday …

  • Zheng Liying looks at a computer screen in front of a picture of Alibaba founder Jack Ma, seen on the cover of a publication, at Zheng's Alibaba rural service centre in Jinjia Village, Tonglu

    By Sue-Lin Wong TONGLU, China (Reuters) - Cheng Yonghao left his village in central Henan province almost 20 years ago, not expecting to return. Cheng is just one of an army of local recruits who are part of Alibaba Group's big bet on rural e-commerce as China's internet giants invest billions in outpost service hubs …

  • File photo of a sales assistant working in front of an advertisement for the Apple watch at an Apple reseller shop in Bangkok

    By Michael Gold TAIPEI (Reuters) - The latest chapter in the miniaturisation of increasingly smart consumer electronics lies in the hands of chip packagers, an indispensable group of firms whose role in the supply chain alone is worth $27 billion. Packagers like Taiwan's Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc (ASE) receive …

 
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