Apple deepens ties with Austin, to spend $1 billion on new campus

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said on Thursday it would spend $1 billion to build a second campus in Austin, Texas that will house up to 15,000 workers as part...

Advocacy group drafts U.S. privacy bill as effort grows to make law next year

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A consumer advocacy group backed by large American technology companies on Thursday unveiled a U.S. privacy bill that strictly limits collection of biometric and location information and...

GE's digital unit to sell majority stake in ServiceMax

The logo of General Electric Co. is pictured at the Global Operations Center in San Pedro Garza Garcia, neighbouring Monterrey, Mexico, on May 12, 2017. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril(Reuters) - General Electric...

Google launches Thai AI project to screen for diabetic eye disease

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Google said on Thursday it had launched an artificial intelligence program in Thailand to screen for a diabetic eye disease which causes permanent blindness. FILE PHOTO: An...

EU court cuts Deutsche Telekom antitrust fine by a third

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Europe’s second-highest court on Thursday slashed an EU antitrust fine handed down to Deutsche Telekom four years ago by about a third to 19 million euros ($21.6...

U.S.-Israeli analytics startup Chorus.ai raises $33 million

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Chorus.ai, a U.S.-Israeli provider of analytics for sales teams, said on Thursday it raised $33 million in a funding round led by Canadian investment firm Georgian...

Saipem revenues will not be impacted by cyber attack

MILAN (Reuters) - A cyber attack on Italian oil service contractor Saipem will have no impact on the group’s revenues, a spokesman said on Thursday. Saipem, controlled by oil major...

Cyber pirates hack French foreign ministry webpage

PARIS (Reuters) - Hackers have stolen data from a French foreign ministry website created for citizens traveling abroad, the ministry said on Thursday. The breach raises questions about the security...

Apple to build new $1 billion campus in Texas

The Apple logo is shown during an Apple launch event in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is investing $1...

Vietnam's newest ride-hailing app 'be' gets funding ahead of launch

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam’s newest ride-hailing player ‘be’ said on Thursday it secured “hundreds of millions U.S. dollars” of investments as it gets ready for launch next week to compete...

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Headphones converted to Microphones, spying tool in this experiment

A group of Israeli researchers at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have developed software that gives a pair of earphones the listening...