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Qualcomm stock rises after appeals court tosses FTC antitrust case

Qualcomm stock rises after appeals court tosses FTC antitrust case

The ruling is the end of a chapter in a saga which saw Qualcomm's primary businesses, including technology licensing, under fire from regulators around the world.

CNBC - 4 minutes ago

Cleanroon glove maker CE Technology announces RM50m capacity expansion

Cleanroon glove maker CE Technology announces RM50m capacity expansion

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 11): Taiping-based cleanroom glove manufacturer CE Technology Bhd is embarking on a capacity expansion at a cost of RM50 million.In a statement today, the LEAP Market company said it would be adding three additional double-former glove-dippi…

The Edge Markets MY - 5 hours ago

MTA wants Apple to update FaceID so riders don't have to unmask

MTA wants Apple to update FaceID so riders don't have to unmask

The MTA is urging Apple to update its facial-recognition technology so riders don’t have to take their masks off to unlock their phones. In a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook, MTA Chairman Patric…

New York Post - 8 hours ago

Rolls-Royce Ghost Teaser Vid Reveals 'Simple' Suspension Setup

Rolls-Royce Ghost Teaser Vid Reveals 'Simple' Suspension Setup

The latest teaser from Rolls-Royce on the new Ghost shares some information on its Planar suspension system that incorporates world-first technology.

Motor1  - 9 hours ago

Biggest influencers in solar in Q2 2020: The top companies and individuals to follow

Biggest influencers in solar in Q2 2020: The top companies and individuals to follow

GlobalData research has found the top solar energy influencers based on their performance and engagement online.

Power Technology - 14 hours ago

Clear Channel’s billboards will start tracking consumers in Europe

Clear Channel’s billboards will start tracking consumers in Europe

Clear Channel’s Radar tracking technology, which gives advertisers access to anonymized mobile phone data about people who pass by billboards, is launching in Europe next month.

The Verge - a day ago

Verizon is going all out in its efforts to close the 5G coverage gap to T-Mobile

Verizon is going all out in its efforts to close the 5G coverage gap to T-Mobile

Verizon desperately needs to beef up its low and mid-band spectrum holdings to challenge T-Mobile's early 5G availability lead, acquiring all the technology it can get from many different places.

PhoneArena - a day ago

Road test: Chinese 'robotaxis' take riders for a spin

Road test: Chinese 'robotaxis' take riders for a spin

SHANGHAI: Chinese entrants in the race to put autonomous vehicles on the road are bringing “robotaxis” online in hopes that a hired-car format can be the key to unlocking wide acceptance of the futuristic technology. It is expected to be years before cars tha…

Arab News - 2 days ago

UK orders recall of 741000 coronavirus testing kits over safety concerns

UK orders recall of 741000 coronavirus testing kits over safety concerns

LONDON (Aug 8): Randox Laboratories, a Northern Ireland-based medical technology company, has been instructed by Britain's medicines regulator to recall up to 741,000 coronavirus test kits from the national test and trace programme as a precautionary measure.…

The Edge Markets MY - 2 days ago

Health tech could see more acquisitions after Teladoc-Livongo deal

Health tech could see more acquisitions after Teladoc-Livongo deal

The health technology sector has come into focus during the coronavirus pandemic and more deals could be on the way, analysts say.

CNBC - 2 days ago

FBM KLCI to trade at 1578-1600 next weekhealthcare, tech and small caps in focus

FBM KLCI to trade at 1578-1600 next weekhealthcare, tech and small caps in focus

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 8 (Bernama): The benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) is expected to move between 1,578 and 1,600 points next week, with healthcare, technology-related and small cap counters anticipated to be on investors’ radar.

The Star Online - 3 days ago

Forget Tencent Risks: Asia Tech Is Still a Buy, These Funds Say

Forget Tencent Risks: Asia Tech Is Still a Buy, These Funds Say

Friday’s attack by President Donald Trump on WeChat may have pushed many investors to offload Asia’s technology shares. But for some, the selloff has presented a good buying opportunity.

Bloomberg - 3 days ago

Oil prices drop due to uncertainty on US fuel demand recovery

Oil prices drop due to uncertainty on US fuel demand recovery

Oil prices have inched lower due to fears that fuel demand growth in the US will drop as a result of the resurgence of Covid-19 infections.

Offshore Technology - 4 days ago

Air New Zealand says RNP technology makes Queenstown flights more reliable

Air New Zealand says RNP technology makes Queenstown flights more reliable

The airline says the technology means disruptions to services will be greatly reduced.

Newshub - 4 days ago

Korean Air’s Quarterly Profit Defies Coronavirus Travel Slump

Korean Air’s Quarterly Profit Defies Coronavirus Travel Slump

Korean Air Lines Co. provided some rare positive news for the devastated global aviation industry Thursday, reporting a quarterly profit after flying planes loaded with products from South Korean technology giants to homebound consumers around the world.

Bloomberg - 4 days ago

Cadillac Lyriq EV: Pictures, technology, range and details of GM's all-electric SUV

Cadillac Lyriq EV: Pictures, technology, range and details of GM's all-electric SUV

The Lyriq is the first vehicle built on General Motors' new electric architecture.

CNET - 4 days ago

Aussie retail platform BigCommerce shines on debut

Aussie retail platform BigCommerce shines on debut

Sydney-born BigCommerce's shares soar on the Nasdaq as the company becomes the latest Australian technology company to impress investors.

The Sydney Morning Herald - 5 days ago

Service NSW repurposes its app for contact tracing

Service NSW repurposes its app for contact tracing

Trials technology with hospitality venues.

iTnews - 5 days ago

Airlines, Travel Agencies Ponder How Best to Spend Tech Dollars in These Lean Times

Airlines, Travel Agencies Ponder How Best to Spend Tech Dollars in These Lean Times

Many airlines and travel agencies are rethinking their technology spending plans amid tighter budgets, and ATPCO's NDC Exchange effort is an example.

Skift - 5 days ago

Goldman warns Covid-19 vaccine approval could upend markets

Goldman warns Covid-19 vaccine approval could upend markets

(Aug 6): Investors should consider the risk of a successful coronavirus vaccine unsettling markets by sparking a sell-off in bonds and rotation out of technology into cyclical stocks, warned Goldman Sachs Group Inc.The increased probability of an approved vac…

The Edge Markets MY - 5 days ago

The End of Big Tech? Calls Grow to Break Up Facebook, Amazon for “Mob-Like” Behavior, Monopoly Power

The End of Big Tech? Calls Grow to Break Up Facebook, Amazon for “Mob-Like” Behavior, Monopoly Power

Calls are growing to break up the Big Tech giants, with a handful of companies controlling more and more of the technology industry, crowding out or acquiring would-be competitors and exercising vast power over the U.S. economy. Lawmakers grilled the CEOs of …

Democracy Now! - 5 days ago

Argentina Debt Deal Illustrates Coronavirus Pandemic’s Blow to Emerging Markets

Argentina Debt Deal Illustrates Coronavirus Pandemic’s Blow to Emerging Markets

Strains show the divide between countries more reliant on tourism and commodities and those with burgeoning technology industries

The Wall Street Journal - 6 days ago

China pursues economic self-reliance as external risks grow: Advisers

China pursues economic self-reliance as external risks grow: Advisers

China is looking to reduce its reliance on overseas markets and technology for its economic development, government advisers say, as U.S. hostility and a global pandemic increase external risks that could hamper longer-term progress.

CNA - 6 days ago

Gold soars past $2,000 on virus fears – live updates

Gold soars past $2,000 on virus fears – live updates

Whether you’re a regular live blog follower, or it’s your first time, we’d love to here your feedback as we look to improve our blogging technology.

telegraph.co.uk - 6 days ago

Ex-Trader Stephen Diggle Bets Big on Oxford’s Tiny Vaccine Maker

Ex-Trader Stephen Diggle Bets Big on Oxford’s Tiny Vaccine Maker

Stephen Diggle’s conviction in unpopular volatility trades helped him mint money during the 2008 financial crisis. The former hedge fund manager’s patience is now paying off again, this time with a biotechnology firm that could play a key role in combating Co…

Bloomberg - 7 days ago

Renaming Tesla Autopilot? That'd be 'idiotic,' Elon Musk says

Renaming Tesla Autopilot? That'd be 'idiotic,' Elon Musk says

The Tesla CEO maintains calling the software something else would not stop people from misusing the technology.

CNET - 7 days ago

Stock Market Today: Dow, S&P Live Updates for Aug. 4, 2020

Stock Market Today: Dow, S&P Live Updates for Aug. 4, 2020

Asian stocks advanced Tuesday after a technology-fueled rally in the U.S. amid positive economic data and the potential for further stimulus. The dollar held gains.

Bloomberg - 7 days ago

Asian stocks to open higher; dollar advances

Asian stocks to open higher; dollar advances

(Aug 4): Asian stocks looked poised for gains Tuesday after a technology-fueled rally in the U.S. amid positive economic data and the potential for further stimulus. The dollar climbed.Futures pointed higher in Japan, Australia and Hong Kong. S&P 500 contract…

The Edge Markets MY - 7 days ago

Chinese artificial intelligence company files $1.4 billion lawsuit against Apple

Chinese artificial intelligence company files $1.4 billion lawsuit against Apple

In a row that has been ongoing for nearly a decade, Shanghai Zhizhen Intelligent Network Technology Co., Ltd. claims Apple infringed on its patents

The Globe And Mail - 7 days ago

Compañía china demanda a Apple por 1.400 millones de dólares

Compañía china demanda a Apple por 1.400 millones de dólares

La compañía de inteligencia artificial china Shanghai Zhizhen Intelligent Network Technology Co Ltd, también conocida como Xiao-i, ha presentado una demanda contra Apple Inc

periodicocubano.com - 7 days ago

Google's Nest devices will be the 'cornerstone' of ADT smart home security

Google's Nest devices will be the 'cornerstone' of ADT smart home security

Google has announced that it will invest $450 million in security firm ADT, forming a partnership that will allow ADT’s technicians to sell and install Google’s Nest family of products. At the same time, Google’s Nest devices and AI technology will eventually…

Engadget - 8 days ago

Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Attivo Networks on deception prevention

Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Attivo Networks on deception prevention

Attivo Networks is a US-based technology vendor in the cybersecurity space. The company focuses on threat detection and deception.

securitybrief.co.nz - 8 days ago

Off-grid Hybrid Power System Market by Technology, Solutions, Application, Pric

Off-grid Hybrid Power System Market by Technology, Solutions, Application, Pric

The global Off-grid Hybrid Power System market has been analyzed by the researchers for a definite forecast period of 2020 to 2027. This analysis was conducte

aeresearch.net - 8 days ago

Telstra to extend 5G footprint despite takeup concerns

Telstra to extend 5G footprint despite takeup concerns

Telstra boss Andrew Penn says the telco needs to push 5G technology into more suburbs as quickly as possible to build a decisive lead over its competitors.

The Sydney Morning Herald - 8 days ago

Congress and technology: Do lawmakers understand Google and Facebook enough to regulate them?

Congress and technology: Do lawmakers understand Google and Facebook enough to regulate them?

The CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google were grilled by a House subcommittee. Should we be concerned that lawmakers don't understand big tech?

USA Today - 9 days ago

Eid-El-Kabir: Nigerians witness many cases of PoS payment failure due to network disruptions

Eid-El-Kabir: Nigerians witness many cases of PoS payment failure due to network disruptions

It appears internet users may not heave a sigh of relief anytime soon, as network disruptions and technology glitches eat deep into their operations. The users that were recently affected the most are bank customers and Point of Sales terminal operators, espe…

Nairametrics - 9 days ago

Apple's Taiwan suppliers, Samsung apply for India's smartphone scheme

Apple's Taiwan suppliers, Samsung apply for India's smartphone scheme

Apple Inc's Taiwan contract manufacturers Foxconn, Wistron Corp and Pegatron Corp have applied for funds from India's US$6.65 billion scheme to boost smartphone manufacturing, the technology minister said on Saturday.

CNA - 9 days ago

Apple buys Montreal startup to turn iPhones into payment terminals

Apple buys Montreal startup to turn iPhones into payment terminals

Apple Inc. has acquired Mobeewave Inc., a Montreal-based startup with technology that could transform iPhones into mobile payment terminals, according to people familiar with the matter.

Montreal Gazette - 9 days ago

Tesla is willing to help other automakers, but ask nicely

Tesla is willing to help other automakers, but ask nicely

Earlier this week, I wrote an article talking about the German car companies and their obsession with mentioning Tesla. Volkswagen, Audi, and BMW are all gunning for Tesla in terms of electric vehicle technology and manufacturing. While the three German giant…

Teslarati - 9 days ago

This Leading Renewable Energy Producer Is Already Looking Beyond Wind and Solar

This Leading Renewable Energy Producer Is Already Looking Beyond Wind and Solar

NextEra Energy is excited about this emerging technology.

Motley Fool - 9 days ago

US teen charged in massive Twitter hack, Bitcoin theft

US teen charged in massive Twitter hack, Bitcoin theft

A 17-year-old was allegedly behind the hacking of Twitter accounts of prominent politicians, celebrities and technology moguls to scam people around globe out of more than US$100,000 in Bitcoin, US authorities say.

stuff.co.nz - 10 days ago

How China’s Ant is evolving from a payments app into a technology champion

How China’s Ant is evolving from a payments app into a technology champion

Ant Group, which is fast evolving from a payment processing firm into a service and technology provider, could become the poster boy for China’s plan to attract fast-growing technology champions to list on its domestic markets.

Post Magazine - 10 days ago

Three charged in massive Twitter hack and Bitcoin scam that targeted Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Kanye West

Three charged in massive Twitter hack and Bitcoin scam that targeted Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Kanye West

A British man, a Florida man and a Florida teen hacked the Twitter accounts of prominent politicians, celebrities and technology moguls to scam people around globe out of more than US$100,000 ($140,022) in Bitcoin.

9News - 10 days ago

US teen who hacked high-profile people's Twitter pages charged

US teen who hacked high-profile people's Twitter pages charged

Teen hacked the Twitter accounts of prominent politicians, celebrities, technology moguls.

New Zealand Herald - 10 days ago

Stocks Rise Amid Rally in Big Tech, Stimulus Talks: Markets Wrap

Stocks Rise Amid Rally in Big Tech, Stimulus Talks: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) -- U.S. stocks extended their July rally amid a surge in technology shares and on news the White House and Democrats are planning to meet Saturday to discuss the next virus-relief package.Chief of Staff Mark Meadows said the administration is will…

Yahoo Entertainment - 10 days ago

Big tech earnings surge during pandemic while economy slumps

Big tech earnings surge during pandemic while economy slumps

SAN FRANCISCO (July 31): The largest US technology companies are thriving in a pandemic that has increased dependence on their products and services, while hammering much of the rest of the economy.Quarterly results from Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc, Facebook In…

The Edge Markets MY - 11 days ago

Elon Musk Opens up about 'Rumours' on Being 'Lovers' with Bill Gates, Netizens Baffled

Elon Musk Opens up about 'Rumours' on Being 'Lovers' with Bill Gates, Netizens Baffled

Bill Gates suggested that Musk should not mix his expertise on technology with that of health.

News18 - 11 days ago

Amazon bought Ring for market position, not technology, emails suggest

Amazon bought Ring for market position, not technology, emails suggest

Amazon’s acquisition of Ring not only made it easy for the e-commerce giant to get into home security services and devices, but it provided a new outlet for its own voice assistant, Alexa. After purchasing Ring, Amazon integrated its Alexa voice assistant int…

The Verge - 11 days ago