Alibaba posts 54 percent rise in third-quarter revenue, raises 2017 guidance

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Tuesday posted a 54 percent rise in third-quarter revenue, beating analyst estimates, helped by higher sales during its Single's Day shopping event and increased earnings...

Amazon offers to drop e-book clauses to settle EU antitrust probe: source

BRUSSELS U.S. online retailer Amazon (AMZN.O) has offered to drop some clauses from its e-book deals with publishers in a bid to end an EU antitrust investigation and stave off...

Toshiba board to approve plans to split off chip business on Friday: source

TOKYO Toshiba Corp's (6502.T) board will meet on Friday to approve plans to make its chip business a separate company and hopes to raise more than 200 billion yen ($1.8...

Fintech platforms add Islamic finance capabilities

Canadian fintech company Goldmoney Inc (XAU.TO) has certified its gold-based financial products as sharia-compliant, the latest firm to combine blockchain technology to tap demand from Islamic investors.The move illustrates how...

Pokemon Go unleashed on game-mad South Korea six months late

SEOUL Nintendo Co's smash hit Pokemon Go was unleashed on South Korea on Tuesday, six months after it was released elsewhere in the world, a delay caused by security fears...

Samsung Elec fourth-quarter profit jumps as record chip profit masks Note 7 failure

SEOUL Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Tuesday said fourth-quarter operating profit jumped 50 percent, matching its earlier guidance, as record earnings in its chips business masked the negative impact of...

LG Display reports record fourth-quarter profits; panel prices seen rising further

SEOUL South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd (034220.KS) said on Tuesday its fourth-quarter operating profit nearly doubled from a year earlier to its quarterly record due to a pickup in...

LG Display reports record fourth quarter profit of $778 million

SEOUL South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd said on Tuesday its fourth-quarter operating profit...

Yahoo results beat; sees Verizon deal closing later than expected

Yahoo Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly adjusted profit and revenue, and said it expected the sale of its core internet business to Verizon Communications Inc to complete in the second quarter...

Beyond Pokemon Go: augmented reality catches Jon Hamm at Sundance

By Piya Sinha-Roy | PARK CITY, Utah PARK CITY, Utah Attendees...

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Intel and Baidu team up to make autonomous driving even smarter,...

Baidu will use cameras and software from Intel subsidiary Mobileye in its self-driving car programs. The Chinese tech giant will also adopt Mobileye's...