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  • A logo is pictured at Google's European Engineering Center in Zurich
    Google refuses French order to apply 'right to be forgotten' globally 16 minutes ago

    (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 … More »Google refuses French order to apply 'right to be forgotten' globally

    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
    Uber to invest $1 billion in India to expand services 45 minutes ago

    Uber said it would use the additional investment to improve operations, expand beyond the 18 Indian cities where it now operates, and develop new products and payment … More »Uber to invest $1 billion in India to expand services

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

    Uber said it would use the additional investment to improve operations, expand beyond the 18 Indian cities where it now operates, and develop new products and payment solutions. "We are extremely bullish on the Indian market and see tremendous potential here," Amit Jain, president of Uber India said in a statement on Friday. …

  • A woman holding her umbrella walks past an advertisement poster for Sharp Corp's Aquos outside an electronics shop in Tokyo
    Japan's Sharp to exit Americas TV market after deep first quarter loss 2 hours 9 minutes ago

    Japan's Sharp Corp on Friday announced it was exiting the TV business in the Americas to shore up its finances, after booking a deeper-than-expected quarterly loss on … More »Japan's Sharp to exit Americas TV market after deep first quarter loss

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

    Japan's Sharp Corp on Friday announced it was exiting the TV business in the Americas to shore up its finances, after booking a deeper-than-expected quarterly loss on weak smartphone display sales. "Sharp has not been able to fully adapt to the intensifying market competition, which led to significantly lower profits compared …

  • Handout image from the 3D virtual reality film "Henry"
    Oculus deploys virtual reality hedgehog to lure filmmakers 4 hours ago

    (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 … More »Oculus deploys virtual reality hedgehog to lure filmmakers

    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 …

  • Windows 10 hits 14 million computers in 2 days after its release as a free download 6 hours ago

    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 … More »Windows 10 hits 14 million computers in 2 days after its release as a free download

    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 …

  • A mobile phone displays the OnStar app inside a Chevrolet Volt vehicle in this photo illustration taken in Encinitas

    By Jim Finkle and Bernie Woodall BOSTON/DETROIT (Reuters) - A researcher is advising drivers not to use a mobile app for General Motors Co's OnStar vehicle communications system, saying hackers can exploit a security flaw in the product to unlock cars and start engines remotely. "White-hat" hacker Samy Kamkar posted …

  • FireEye logo is seen outside the company's offices in Milpitas, California

    Cybersecurity company FireEye Inc reported its slowest quarterly revenue growth since going public in 2013, and said Chief Financial Officer Michael Sheridan will step down. "People would be nervous about a CFO transition, typically," Chief Executive David DeWalt told Reuters, offering an explanation for the drop in share …

  • A 3D plastic representation of the Facebook logo is seen in this illustration in Zenica

    (Story corrects second-last paragraph to say $330 million instead of $33 million) By Devika Krishna Kumar and Yasmeen Abutaleb (Reuters) - Facebook Inc reported quarterly revenue that beat forecasts but its profit fell 9 percent as the social media company sharply increased spending to boost mobile revenue and future …

  • The Oracle logo is seen on its campus in Redwood City

    By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Oracle Corp's long-running legal battle with Google Inc over Google's Android operating system for smartphones and other devices probably will not proceed to another trial until the middle of 2016, a U.S. judge said on Thursday. The closely watched case involves how much copyright …

  • People pass by a T-Mobile store in the Brooklyn borough of New York

    T-Mobile US Inc on Thursday posted better-than-expected second-quarter profit and revenue and raised its 2015 subscriber forecast for the second time this year, boosting shares about 5 percent. Once faced with subscriber losses, the company has revamped pricing plans, eliminated service contracts and launched marketing …

 
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