Apple can sell iPhone 7s in Indonesia after R&D investment commitment

JAKARTA Apple Inc has committed to invest around $44 million in a research and development center in Indonesia over the next three years, a senior government official said, enabling it...

Indonesia says Google tax settlement offer too small, no deal this year

JAKARTA An offer by Google to settle a tax dispute with the Indonesian government was too small and a deal will not be reached this year, the head of the...

Trivago's IPO falls below expectations: source

Trivago GmbH (TRVG.O), the hotel search platform that is majority owned by U.S. online travel firm Expedia Inc (EXPE.O), raised $287 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday,...

New start-up wave challenges Japan's aversion to risk

By Tetsushi Kajimoto | TOKYO TOKYO A wave of start-ups is...

Toyota unlocks its engine technology, could sell to rivals

By Naomi Tajitsu and Maki Shiraki | TOKYO TOKYO Long guarded...

GM expands testing, production of self-driving cars in Michigan

DETROIT General Motors Co (GM.N) Chief Executive Mary Barra said on Thursday the automaker will expand testing of self-driving vehicles to Michigan,...

Facebook to roll out new tools to tackle fake news

Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it will roll out a number of new tools to prevent fake news stories from spreading on the social media network.The company will make...

Blackberry says China's TCL to make BlackBerry-branded devices

BlackBerry Ltd (BB.TO) said China's TCL Communication Technology Holdings Ltd would make and sell BlackBerry-branded mobile devices globally, the Canadian smartphone pioneer's first licensing deal since its transition to a...

Elevator makers think outside the box – and even sideways

By John Miller and Tom Käckenhoff | DUESSELDORF/ZURICH DUESSELDORF/ZURICH ThyssenKrupp's new...

U.S. senator seeks probe of Yahoo security after massive hack revealed

By Dustin Volz | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON A senior Democratic senator on...

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Oops ISS astronaut accidentally dials 911 from space

In an out-of-this-world blunder, Dutch astronaut dialled 911 from the International Space Station, which sent a security team 350...