SAP, gaining market share, raises outlook

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany’s SAP (SAPG.DE) announced upbeat results in the seasonally tough first quarter, saying it was gaining market share on its competitors in the cloud and its margin...

China's ride-hailing firm Didi wants to develop 'purpose-built' cars with automakers

BEIJING/DETROIT (Reuters) - Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing is exploring ways of collaborating with established automakers and parts suppliers to jointly develop cars purpose-built for its services, the company said...

Ad sales surge at Google parent Alphabet, but so do costs

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Strong growth in ad sales on Google search and YouTube were not enough to offset a surge in costs at parent Alphabet Inc that shrank the...

Car of the future: Electrified and autonomous, but what will it look like?

BEIJING (Reuters) - An autonomous driving electric vehicle may not take to the sky any time soon but could one day start to look a bit like The Jetsons’ flying car...

Flying taxi start-up hires designer behind modern Mini, Fiat 500

LONDON (Reuters) - Lilium, a German start-up with Silicon Valley-scale ambitions to put electric “flying taxis” in the air next decade, has hired Frank Stephenson, the designer behind iconic car...

Google parent Alphabet profit beats Street on strong ad sales

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google owner Alphabet Inc reported first-quarter sales and profit Monday that topped financial analysts’ estimates due to strong ad sales and a change in accounting for...

Google parent Alphabet profit beats despite privacy concerns

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google owner Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) reported first-quarter sales and profit Monday that topped financial analysts’ estimates as it achieved better pricing on ads and saw unrealized...

Facebook says it is taking down more material about ISIS, al-Qaeda

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc said on Monday that it removed or put a warning label on 1.9 million pieces of extremist content related to ISIS or al-Qaeda in...

India's Infosys to renew focus on digital services

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Infosys Ltd, India’s second-biggest IT firm, plans to renew its focus on digital services as it looks to boost growth amid shrinking profit margins in its legacy...

Apple sensor supplier AMS warns of second-quarter slowdown

ZURICH (Reuters) - Chipmaker AMS reported first-quarter sales toward the lower end of its guidance range on Monday and warned of a downturn owing to weaker orders from one of...

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