Turkish court halts activities of Booking.com over breach of competition law: association

ANKARA A Turkish court halted the activities of online travel agent Booking.com in a...

Toshiba eyes cancelling chip unit sale if no China approval by May: media

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Toshiba Corp has decided it will cancel the planned $18.6 billion sale of its memory chip unit if it does not get approval from China’s anti-monopoly...

Kaspersky Lab to open software to review, says nothing to hide

(Reuters) - Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab will ask independent parties to review the security of its anti-virus software, which the U.S. government has said could jeopardize national security, citing concerns over...

Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail : source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in...

Atlanta takes down water department website two weeks after cyber attack

(Reuters) - Atlanta took down its water department website indefinitely on Thursday, two weeks after a ransomware cyber attack tore through the city’s computer systems in one of the most...

Fired Google memo writer draws scorn, cheers and a job offer

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The male Google engineer fired for circulating a memo decrying the company's diversity hiring program became the center of a heated debate on sexism, drawing scorn,...

Singapore's competition watchdog says Uber-Grab deal infringes competition

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s competition watchdog said on Friday that it had reasonable grounds for suspecting competition had been infringed by the agreed deal by ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies Inc...

ABB, IBM team up on industrial artificial intelligence

ZURICH ABB has sealed a collaboration agreement with International Business Machines Corp, the Swiss engineering company said on Tuesday, the latest step in its efforts to ramp up its presence...

Nestle, Unilever, Tyson and others team with IBM on blockchain

CHICAGO/NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Nestle SA (NESN.S), Unilever Plc (ULVR.L), Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) and other large food and retail companies have joined IBM's (IBM.N) project to explore how blockchain...

U.S. net neutrality advocates blast Pai effort to reverse rules

By David Shepardson | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON Advocates of landmark net neutrality...

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Rovio Entertainment sets date for Angry Birds movie sequel

HELSINKI Finnish mobile games and animation studio Rovio Entertainment has decided to proceed with its plans to produce a sequel to its Angry...