Ex-U.S. spy chiefs urge Congress to renew internet surveillance law

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. intelligence officials who worked for both Republican and Democratic presidents urged Congress on Monday to renew an internet surveillance program they said has stopped militant...

Russian regulator says had constructive meeting with LinkedIn

MOSCOW Russia's communications regulator said on Thursday it had a constructive meeting with representatives of LinkedIn Corp., a social networking website it blocked last month over its failure to comply...

T-Mobile quarterly results top estimates as subscribers grow

(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc's quarterly results topped analysts' estimates as the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier on Wednesday reported more phone subscribers who pay a monthly bill and record...

Symantec raises FY revenue forecast above estimates

(Reuters) - Symantec Corp raised its full-year adjusted revenue forecast above analysts' estimates as the cyber security provider benefits from strong demand in its enterprise division. Shares of the Norton...

Microsoft unveils technology to speed up blockchain and its adoption

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) is working on technology that it believes can make blockchain-based systems faster and more private, as it looks to speed up use of...

British interior minister to push Silicon Valley on countering militants: source

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's interior minister travels to Silicon Valley this week to ask social media companies such as YouTube to step up efforts to tackle content which encourages militants...

Google says it will expand operations in London

LONDON Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google said on Tuesday it will expand its London offices to eventually accommodate 7,000 employees, up from around 4,000 at the moment.The expansion involves the addition...

Exclusive: Foxconn says Apple, Dell part of its bid for Toshiba chip business

TAIPEI Apple Inc, computing giant Dell Inc and Kingston Technology Co are members of a Foxconn-led consortium bidding for Toshiba Corp's chip unit, the CEO of the world's largest electronics...

J. Crew's shopping website down for several hours

Apparel retailer J. Crew Group Inc's shopping website was down for several hours on Monday."We're experiencing issues with jcrew.com, but we'll be back up and running shortly. Sorry for any...

Netflix buys comic book publisher run by 'modern-day Stan Lee'

(Reuters) - U.S. video streaming company Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) said on Monday it bought comic book publisher Millarworld, home to titles such as "Kick-Ass" and "Kingsman," in its first ever...

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How to make $300M in two months betting on groceries

 Today, Amazon made a bid to buy Whole Foods — a grocery chain — for $13.7 billion. That promptly sent the stock up...