PARIS (Reuters) – The U.S. government is blocking international talks on cross-border taxation of digital giants and Europe should prepare to go ahead with a…Read More France says U.S. blocking global digital tax talks
SEOUL (Reuters) – Tesla Inc’s (TSLA.O) chief executive Elon Musk has suggested the U.S. electric carmaker may be able to mass produce longer-life batteries with…Read More Tesla's Musk hints of battery capacity jump ahead of industry event
LONDON (Reuters) – British finance minister Rishi Sunak plans to drop a tax on technology companies such as Facebook (FB.O) and Google (GOOGL.O) because it…Read More UK plans to drop 'Facebook tax', Mail on Sunday says
SHANGHAI (Reuters) – TikTok owner ByteDance has accused Facebook of plagiarism and smears although it did not elaborate on the accusation. The Chinese firm also…Read More TikTok owner ByteDance accuses Facebook of 'plagiarism and smears'
SEOUL (Reuters) – Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Tuesday that the company is open to licensing software and supplying powertrains and…Read More Tesla's Musk says open to supplying batteries to other automakers
HANOI (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics is planning to shift much of its display production from China to Ho Chi Minh City this year, Vietnamese state…Read More Samsung denies reports of move of China display output to Vietnam
(Reuters) – Twitter Inc will test sending users a prompt when they reply to a tweet using “offensive or hurtful language,” in an effort to…Read More Twitter tests telling users their tweet replies may be offensive
(Reuters) – Mobile-only streaming service Quibi racked up more than 300,000 downloads on its launch day, industry site Sensor Tower said on Tuesday, as stay-at-home…Read More Mobile-only Quibi sees more than 300,000 downloads on launch day: Sensor Tower
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) touted safeguards to its driver assistance system “Autopilot” after a Democratic U.S. senator on Friday urged the automaker to…Read More Tesla touts safeguards as senator urges company to rebrand 'Autopilot'
(Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc is testing a feature that allows some drivers in California to set their fares, the Wall Street Journal reported here…Read More Uber tests feature allowing some California drivers to set fares: WSJ
(Reuters) – Twitter Inc plans to set up an independent research group to create an “open and decentralized” system for social networks, CEO Jack Dorsey…Read More Twitter plans to build 'decentralized standard' for social networks
NEW DELHI (Reuters) – The United States ambassador to India has written to top American technology firms assuring them of support for a level playing…Read More U.S. assures support to American tech firms in India in letter
HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese game-streaming company Huya Inc, backed by Tencent Holdings Ltd, has launched a follow-on share offering of about $343 million to…Read More China game-streaming firm Huya launches $343 million follow-on offering
PARIS (Reuters) – France’s 5G telecoms frequencies auction will start this autumn, with licenses expected to be given at the start of 2020, junior minister…Read More France's 5G frequencies auction to start in autumn, minister tells Le Figaro
MUMBAI (Reuters) – India will not extend beyond Feb. 1 a deadline for the implementation of modified foreign direct investment (FDI) norms for its e-commerce…Read More India says not extending February 1 deadline for e-commerce norms
JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia will issue a preliminary report on Nov. 28 or 29 on its investigation into the crash of a Lion Air plane…Read More Indonesia to issue preliminary Lion Air crash report in late November