Italy offers multinationals voluntary "webtax" to avoid wrangles

ROME Italy sought to boost revenue from multinational internet companies on Monday by offering them the chance to agree on their future tax bills rather than risk disputes.For years, Italy...

Retailer Brooks Brothers discloses payment card data breach

U.S. clothing company Brooks Brothers said on Friday payment card information of certain customers were compromised at some of its retail locations in the United States and Puerto Rico over 11...

China court orders Samsung to pay $11.6 million to Huawei over patent case: local...

HONG KONG A Chinese court has ordered Samsung Electronics's (005930.KS) Chinese subsidiaries to pay 80 million yuan ($11.60 million) to Huawei Technologies over patent infringement, said a local government-run...

Toshiba shareholders agree to split off chip unit, paving way for sale

By Makiko Yamazaki | TOKYO TOKYO Toshiba Corp's shareholders on Thursday...

Toyota says aims to develop advanced electric-car battery in a few years

TOKYO Toyota Motor Corp said it aims to develop a new, more advanced electric-car battery "in a few years" that will allow the Japanese automaker to come up with an...

Germany delays common European redress for patent violations

KARLSRUHE Germany's constitutional court has held up a European patent law that would have allowed inventors in any member country to easily challenge patent violations in any other EU country,...

U.S. tech firms file legal brief opposing Trump's immigration ban

Several technology giants, including Apple, Google and Microsoft, banded together on Sunday to file a legal brief opposing President Donald Trump's temporary immigration ban, arguing that it "inflicts significant harm...

Hamas sets 'honey traps' to hack Israeli soldiers' phones: army

By Maayan Lubell | TEL AVIV TEL AVIV Using photos of...

Google's Waze Carpool expands throughout California in first big test

SAN FRANCISCO Navigation app Waze will expand its carpool service throughout California next week, including the key car hub of Los Angeles, in its largest scale rollout of the service...

FCC chairman wants to cut regulations, speed new innovation approvals

By David Shepardson | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON The head of the Federal...

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Samsung's Focus app wants to be your all-in-one productivity machine

Samsung announced Focus, the company's latest app that stands as an all-in-one productivity app. Focus is available as a free download through Google...