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Sprint in exclusive talks with Charter, Comcast on wireless deal: WSJ

/  27.06.2017  /  Technology 

(Reuters) – Sprint Corp is in exclusive talks with Charter Communications Inc and Comcast Corp to explore a deal that could boost the cable companies’ wireless service, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Banks’ blockchain consortium picks IBM for trade finance platform

/  27.06.2017  /  Technology 

PARIS (Reuters) – Tech giant IBM is building a blockchain-based platform for seven big European banks, including HSBC and Deutsche Bank, that is aimed at simplifying trade finance transactions for small- and medium-sized companies.

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Apple, Cisco want cyber security insurance discount for joint customers

/  26.06.2017  /  Technology 

(Reuters) – Apple Inc is working with Cisco Systems to help businesses that primarily use gear from both companies to obtain a discount on cyber-security insurance premiums, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook told Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins onstage at a Cisco event in Las Vegas.

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Apple working with Hertz to test self-driving technology: Bloomberg

/  26.06.2017  /  Technology 

(Reuters) – Apple Inc is leasing a small fleet of cars from rental company Hertz Global Holdings Inc to test self-driving technology, Bloomberg reported on Monday.

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Social media giants step up joint fight against extremist content

/  26.06.2017  /  Technology 

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Social media giants Facebook, Google’s YouTube, Twitter and Microsoft said on Monday they were forming a global working group to combine their efforts to remove terrorist content from their platforms.

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Google set to face record EU antitrust fine as soon as Tuesday: sources

/  26.06.2017  /  Technology 

PARIS (Reuters) – EU antitrust regulators are likely to impose a record fine on Alphabet unit Google over its shopping service as soon as Tuesday, two people familiar with the matter said on Monday, concluding one of three cases against the company.

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Yoox Net-a-Porter shares up sharply as traders cite Alibaba interest

/  26.06.2017  /  Technology 

MILAN (Reuters) – Shares in Italian online fashion retailer Yoox Net-A-Porter were up almost 8 percent on Monday as traders cited reported interest from Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group.

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Seoul Semi says new ‘Sun-like’ LEDs could generate $400 million in sales by 2021

/  26.06.2017  /  Technology 

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Leading LED maker Seoul Semiconductor announced a new technology which it says minimizes the blue-light spike emitted by regular LEDs that is commonly blamed for sleep disturbances and other health problems.

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Alphabet partners with Avis to manage self-driving car fleet

/  26.06.2017  /  Technology 

(Reuters) – Waymo, the self-driving car unit of Alphabet Inc, signed an agreement with Avis Budget Group Inc under which the U.S. car rental firm will manage its fleet of autonomous vehicles, the companies said on Monday.

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Russia, upping pressure on Telegram app, says terrorists use it

/  26.06.2017  /  Technology 

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s FSB security service said on Monday that the Telegram messaging app had been used by terrorists to plot atrocities on Russian soil, increasing pressure on the service days after the authorities accused it of violating Russian legislation.

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