Business and Technology News

UK security officials warn of 'new risks' from Huawei
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:53:38 EDT - Top UK security officials say they can only provide "limited assurance" that telecom equipment provided by Huawei poses no threat to national security.
Samsung or Xiaomi? It's a two-horse race for India's smartphone market
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 11:05:14 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
WhatsApp is adding new restrictions as killings continue in India
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 11:03:12 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
Uber loses another top executive
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:35:41 EDT - Prabir Adarkar, the company's head of global finance, is headed for the CFO's office at DoorDash. His move to food delivery startup is the latest in a long string of high-profile departures from Uber.
How 2006 changed the internet
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:06:01 EDT - During a six-month period in 2006, two pivotal events upended the internet as we know it: the launch of Twitter and Facebook's introduction of News Feed.
Europe has fined Google $5 billion. But that won't hurt it
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:19:55 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
Uber's e-bikes are cannibalizing rides from Uber's cars
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 09:56:30 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
Tesla's plan to make cars in China won't be easy to pull off
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 04:49:06 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
Zuckerberg apologizes for Holocaust comments
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:40:18 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
China's top ride-hailing company takes fight with Uber to Japan
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:14:11 EDT - China's biggest ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing is teaming up with SoftBank to take its global battle with Uber to Japan.
Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo is scaling back its US ambitions
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:49:31 EDT - Just months after launching in the United States, Ofo laid off staff across the region and said it's pulling out of several cities.
Uber fills 'critical' role of chief privacy officer
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:50:52 EDT - Uber announced two new hires devoted to data privacy and security on Wednesday.
Google's not alone. Europe has been taking on tech companies for decades
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:14:04 EDT - The European Union has emerged as a tech battleground because of its tough rules on data protection, hate speech, taxes and competition.
Leading AI researchers vow to not develop autonomous weapons
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:02:27 EDT - Scientists say they want to get out in front of the dangers of AI weapons.
Google's latest move to crack China: A WeChat game
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:27:11 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
A researcher studied a year of public Venmo transactions. Here's what she learned
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 05:32:03 EDT - Hang Do Thi Duc, a coder and privacy researcher based in Berlin, analyzed over 200 million public transactions on Venmo from 2017.
Elon Musk makes unfounded accusation against Thai cave rescuer
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:21:32 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
Will Uber's CEO still be able to save the brand's image?
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:46:56 EDT - Read full story for latest details.
Microsoft wants regulation of facial recognition technology to limit 'abuse'
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 15:43:02 EDT - "Facial recognition raises a critical question: what role do we want this type of technology to play in everyday society?" Smith wrote.
Apple is helping bring education to girls in Brazil
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 20:06:08 EDT - Read full story for latest details.