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Huawei unwanted: Asian shops shun phone trade-ins on Google suspension worries

By Reuters | May 22, 2019

Mobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for trade-ins, as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the Chinese firm will disrupt services. Google has said it will

France: 5G telecoms decision based on security and performance, nobody to be ruled out

By Reuters | May 21, 2019

PARIS (Reuters) – Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said a decision by France regarding the 5G telecoms network would be based on security and performance of networks, and added that Paris would not rule out a specific operator as not

Huawei accuses U.S. of bullying, says working with Google to counter ban

By Reuters | May 21, 2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei called itself the victim of U.S. “bullying” on Tuesday and said it was working with Google to counter trade restrictions imposed by Washington last week, a senior Huawei executive said.The U.S. government

Exclusive: Google suspends some business with Huawei after Trump blacklist – source

By Reuters | May 19, 2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the transfer of hardware, software and technical services except those publicly available via open source licensing, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Sunday,

Google, Facebook, Twitter still falling short in combating fake news: EU

By Reuters | May 17, 2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Facebook, Google and Twitter were reprimanded by the European Commission on Friday for not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign to the European Parliament, seven months after promising to do more. The tech

San Francisco votes to ban city use of facial recognition technology

By Reuters | May 15, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – San Francisco officials on Tuesday voted 8 to 1 to ban the purchase and use of facial recognition technology by city personnel, in a move to regulate tools that local Silicon Valley companies helped develop. The

New Intel security flaws could slow some chips by nearly 20%

By Reuters | May 15, 2019

(Reuters) – Intel Corp and a group of security researchers on Tuesday said they had found a new set of security flaws in its processors that will be difficult to fix and are related to problems found last year. Intel

WhatsApp informs Irish regulator of ‘serious security vulnerability’

By Reuters | May 14, 2019

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Facebook’s WhatsApp has informed its lead regulator in the European Union, Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner (DPC), of a serious security vulnerability on its platform, the DPC said on Tuesday. “The DPC understands that the vulnerability may have

Facebook facing 20-year consent agreement after privacy lapses: source

By Reuters | May 14, 2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The social media giant Facebook Inc is headed toward an agreement with the U.S. government over its privacy policies and practices that would put it under 20 years of oversight, according to a source knowledgeable about the

Google says Singapore’s fake news law could hamper innovation

By Reuters | May 9, 2019

Google said on Thursday an anti-fake news law passed by Singapore’s parliament could stunt innovation, a quality that the city-state wants to nurture under plans to expand its tech industry. Singapore’s parliament on Wednesday passed the Protection from Online Falsehoods

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Google plans new browser tools on privacy, ad transparency

By Reuters | May 8, 2019

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc unit Google in the coming months plans to introduce new internet browser tools to limit how users’ web activity is tracked by advertising companies and give them greater insight into why certain ads

Google launches Israel program to help startups grow globally

By Reuters | May 7, 2019

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Tuesday it has launched a four-month program in Israel to help startups grow globally using its experts and tools. The Google Startup Growth Lab Programme has picked eight companies, after a

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