FCC plans to vote to overturn U.S. net neutrality rules in December: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the Federal Communications Commission is set to unveil plans next week for a final vote to reverse a landmark 2015 net neutrality order barring...

Publicis starts test phase of 'Marcel' internal network aimed at performance boost

PARIS (Reuters) - Advertising group Publicis will unveil its internal collaborative network “Marcel” on Thursday and hopes to have 90 percent of its staff using it by 2020, in a...

British Airways website suffers data breach; 380,000 payments affected

(Reuters) - Financial data has been stolen from potentially hundreds of thousands of British Airways customers who made online bookings in recent weeks, extending a run of embarrassing technological mishaps...

Exclusive: Amazon considering UK insurance comparison site – sources

LONDON (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is sounding out some of Europe’s top insurance firms to see if they would contribute products to a UK price comparison website in what...

Rocket Internet CEO ready to seize tech rout opportunities

BERLIN (Reuters) - The chief executive of Rocket Internet is poised to pounce if the recent fall in tech stocks continues, putting to work the German ecommerce investor’s 2 billion...

U.S. agency loses appeal over alleged LabMD data security lapses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. consumer protection agency on Wednesday lost an appeals court fight with now-defunct cancer testing company LabMD over accusations that the firm’s data security was inadequate...

Data privacy rules spoiling fintech boom, says industry group

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Data privacy rules in Asia are limiting the spread of financial technology, an industry body said on Thursday, calling on regulators to set out broad principles...

Justice Department approaches states to block AT&T-Time Warner deal: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has approached state attorneys general to try to win their support for a bid to block telecommunications powerhouse AT&T Inc’s $85.4 billion deal...

Singapore watchdog says Uber-Grab deal may have infringed competition

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s competition watchdog said it had reasonable grounds to suspect competition had been infringed by Uber Technologies Inc’s deal to sell its operations in Southeast Asia...

Researcher in Facebook scandal says: my work was no good for targeted advertising

LONDON (Reuters) - A researcher at the center of a scandal over the alleged misuse of the data of nearly 100 million Facebook users said on Tuesday the work he...

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SEC sues Tesla CEO Elon Musk for securities fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission charged Tesla CEO Elon Musk with fraud, alleging that Musk made "false and misleading" statements when he tweeted...