Russian hackers targeted 21 U.S. states during election: U.S. official

WASHINGTON Russian hackers targeted election systems belonging to 21 U.S. states in last year's...

EBay to match some rivals' prices in bid to attract shoppers

EBay Inc on Wednesday said it would match top competitors' prices for a number of popular products in an effort to lure customers.The news follows a string of initiatives by...

Intel to collaborate with Israel's Team8, Illusive on cybersecurity

By Steven Scheer | JERUSALEM JERUSALEM Intel Corp. (INTC.O) has joined...

Volvo Cars relaunches Polestar as standalone electric car brand

STOCKHOLM Geely-owned automaker Volvo Cars will make its Polestar Performance business a standalone brand within the group, focusing on electric cars, the company said on Wednesday.Polestar, bought by Volvo in...

Facebook gets Indonesia nod for local unit, country's investment chief says

JAKARTA Social networking giant Facebook Inc has received an in-principle approval to set up a domestic unit in Indonesia and the government is now processing the details, the country's investment...

SoftBank founder Son pledges to stay at helm as company's firepower grows

TOKYO SoftBank Group founder Masayoshi Son, Japan's richest man, said on Wednesday he'll spend the next decade identifying a successor to drive his rapidly growing technology empire, which has...

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick resigns as chief executive: NYT

Uber Technologies Inc co-founder Travis Kalanick stepped down as chief executive of the ride-hailing service, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. ...

Honda halts Japan car plant after WannaCry virus hits computer network

TOKYO Honda Motor Co (7267.T) said on Wednesday it halted production at a domestic vehicle plant for a day this week after finding the WannaCry ransomware that struck globally last...

Startup Cybereason raises $100 million from SoftBank

Cybereason said on Wednesday it received $100 million in investment from its biggest investor SoftBank Corp, as the cybersecurity-focused startup looks to develop new technologies and increase distribution channels.SoftBank, a...

Tesla's autopilot software head quits in less than six months

Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said the head of its autopilot software, Chris Lattner, left the company in less than six months since joining the electric carmaker."Chris just wasn't the right fit...