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24  novembre     10h48
Apple files lawsuit against NSO Group, saying U.S. citizens were targets
   Reuters Apple Inc said on Tuesday it has filed a lawsuit against Israeli cyber firm NSO Group and its parent company OSY Technologies for alleged surveillance and targeting of U S Apple users with its Pegasus spyware The iPhone maker said it is also seeking to ban NSO Group from using any Apple
U.S. tech execs hone approach to counter unions amid growing worker interest
   This Nov story corrects to clarify roughly two thirds of eligible U S workers signed cards SAN FRANCISCO Reuters In June managers at location data startup Mapbox came to employees with alarming news The company had lost a million investment and worker organizing was to blame Prior
23  novembre     23h43
Dell forecasts upbeat revenue on strong PC demand
   Reuters Laptop maker Dell Technologies Inc on Tuesday forecast current quarter revenue above estimates highlighting strong demand for its personal computers and servers from companies moving toward a hybrid work model The company said it was expecting fourth quarter revenue from continuing
24  novembre     11h36
Texas wins contest to host Samsung’s new 17 billion chip plant
   SEOUL AUSTIN Texas Reuters Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Wednesday it had picked Taylor Texas as the location for a new billion plant to make advanced chips for functions such as mobile G high performance computing and artificial intelligence The plant would create high tech
23  novembre     20h13
T-Mobile to settle U.S. probe into 2020 outage for 19.5 million
   WASHINGTON Reuters T Mobile USA agreed to settle a U S probe for million after a massive outage led to more than failed emergency calls The settlement was prompted by a Federal Communications Commission investigation into a more than hour outage in June that led
U.S. banks must seek regulatory permission before engaging in certain crypto activities - regulator
   WASHINGTON Reuters U S banks must seek and obtain written permission from their bank supervisors before engaging in certain activities involving cryptocurrency a major regulator said on Tuesday The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said banks must be able to demonstrate they have
Amazon and Apple handed 225 million in Italian antitrust fines
   MILAN Reuters Italy s antitrust authority has fined U S tech giants Amazon com and Apple Inc a total of more than million euros million for alleged anti competitive cooperation in the sale of Apple and Beats products Contractual provisions of a agreement between the companies
24  novembre     06h36
Consortium of Japanese firms to test digital currency in coming months, launch in FY2022
   TOKYO Reuters A consortium of roughly Japanese firms including the country s three mega banks said it aims to launch a yen based digital currency in fiscal after beginning trials in coming months The digital currency tentatively called DCJPY will be backed by bank deposits and
23  novembre     16h18
Spotify launches ’Netflix Hub’ on its app to attract fans
   Reuters Music streaming platform Spotify Technology said on Tuesday it has introduced a new hub where fans can listen to all the official soundtracks playlists and podcasts related to Netflix Inc s shows The Netflix Hub as the companies are calling the new feature will contain playlists from
Reddit to shut down Dubsmash app, integrate video tools with platform
   Reuters Reddit is pulling the plug on its TikTok like platform Dubsmash the social network said on Tuesday just a year after buying it for an undisclosed sum to bolster its video creation tools The standalone Dubsmash app will not be available for download after Feb Reddit said as it
30  novembre     15h28
Robinhood, others win dismissal of meme stock ’short squeeze’ lawsuit
   Refiles Nov article to remove second reference to Citadel in third paragraph Reuters A U S judge dismissed a lawsuit accusing Robinhood Markets Inc and other brokerages of wrongly preventing retail investors from buying fast rising meme stocks triggering a sell off In a decision on
29  novembre     16h04
Canada’s power chip maker GaN Systems raises 150 million, pushes on electric car market
   Eliminates dollar amount of BMW capacity agreement in paragraph three Reuters Canadian power chip maker GaN Systems on Tuesday said it raised million in a funding round led by Fidelity Management amp Research as it seeks to expand its market share including a big push into the electric
24  novembre     16h40
Virtual real estate plot sells for record 2.4 million
   LONDON Reuters A patch of virtual real estate in the online world Decentraland sold for a record million worth of cryptocurrency the buyer crypto investor Tokens com and Decentraland said on Tuesday Decentraland is an online environment also called a metaverse where users can buy
Xiaomi revenue misses estimates as competition intensifies
   SHANGHAI Reuters China s Xiaomi Corp on Tuesday reported a smaller than expected rise in third quarter revenue as smartphone sales growth stalled amid intensifying competition from rivals Shares fell nearly at the market s open on Wednesday The company which gets the vast majority of
Rogers shares slide as battle for control of board deepens
   Reuters Shares in Rogers Communications Inc tumbled more than on Monday as a family feud over the control of the board deepened after rival factions claimed they were in charge of one of Canada s largest telecom companies Late on Sunday former Chairman Edward Rogers issued a statement saying
23  novembre     23h19
Samsung Elec picks Taylor, Texas as new 17 billion U.S. chip plant site
   SEOUL Reuters South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Wednesday it had picked Taylor Texas as the location for a new billion chip plant instead of state capital Austin The world s biggest memory chipmaker and second largest contract chip manufacturer had also considered
Software company VMware forecast profits above expectations
   Reuters VMware Inc on Tuesday forecast fiscal fourth quarter adjusted profits above expectations and the global demand for cloud computing pushed up sales VMware said that it expects fourth quarter adjusted profits of per share above analyst expectations of per share The company
Analog Devices forecasts sales above estimates as it adds chipmaking capacity
   Reuters Analog Devices Inc on Tuesday forecast fiscal first quarter sales above Wall Street estimates as it said that hundreds of millions of dollars in investments would boost its chipmaking capacity Wilmington Massachusetts based ADI makes chips that go into industrial robots G
Explainer-What we know so far about El Salvador’s volcano-powered bitcoin bond
   MIZATA El Salvador LONDON Reuters El Salvador plans to build the world s first Bitcoin City with money from a billion bitcoin backed bond the country s President Nayib Bukele said on Saturday Here is what we know about the proposed bond and some of the details that still need to be
Vestas data ’compromised’ by cyber attack
   COPENHAGEN Reuters Wind turbine maker Vestas on Monday said the cyber attack it reported at the weekend has affected parts of its internal IT infrastructure and that data has been compromised The incident the financial implications of which are as yet unclear comes as Vestas juggles record
Spain to force streaming platforms to air shows in regional languages
   BARCELONA Reuters Spain will force streaming platforms such as Netflix to air shows in regional languages and will impose sanctions if they do not comply under a law expected to be approved in an economy ministry source said on Tuesday Under the proposed law at least of the streaming
TIM’s top investor Vivendi digs in after KKR’s approach
   MILAN Reuters Telecom Italia s top investor Vivendi said it intended to stay in the group for the long haul signalling to KKR it could hamper the U S fund s takeover plans for the Italian phone company Vivendi has criticised KKR s billion euro billion non binding cash proposal for
U.S. banking regulators to clarify banks’ crypto role in 2022 - statement
   WASHINGTON Reuters U S banking regulators intend to clarify in what role traditional banks can legally play in the cryptocurrency market they said on Tuesday In a statement regulators said they plan to make clear what sort of activities banks can engage in involving cryptocurrency
India seeks to block most cryptocurrencies in new bill, government says
   MUMBAI Reuters India is looking to bar most private cryptocurrencies when it introduces a new bill to regulate virtual currencies in the winter session of Parliament the government said late on Tuesday The government will allow only certain cryptocurrencies to promote the underlying technology
Klarna launches ’Pay Now’ service in U.S
   Reuters Klarna said on Tuesday it has launched its Pay Now service in the United States to allow customers to pay immediately and in full at any online retailer where the Swedish financial technology company s payment gateway is listed as an option The company also said it plans to introduce
Moscow tells 13 mostly U.S. tech firms they must set up in Russia by 2022
   MOSCOW Reuters Russia has demanded that foreign and mostly U S technology companies be officially represented on Russian soil by the end of or face possible restrictions or outright bans The demand from state communications regulator Roskomnadzor late on Monday gave few details of
Zoom shares tumble as revenue growth slows
   Reuters Shares of Zoom Video Communications Inc slumped to month lows on Tuesday after the video conferencing platform posted its slowest quarterly revenue growth amid stiff competition from deep pocketed rivals Cisco Microsoft and Salesforce The company on Tuesday posted a better than
Software startup Vercel doubles valuation to 2.5 billion in latest funding round
   Reuters Web development software startup Vercel has doubled its valuation to billion after raising million in its latest funding round The San Francisco based company said on Tuesday the fundraise was led by GGV Capital while Accel Tiger Global and Salesforce Ventures also
Russia’s Qiwi upgrades 2021 outlook as money remittances segment grows
   Reuters Russian payment services provider Qiwi upgraded its outlook on Tuesday due to volume growth in money remittances and financial services The company now expects adjusted net profit to decrease in compared to a previous forecast of decline year on year Net revenue is
Japan to allocate 5.2 billion to fund chip plants by TSMC, others - Nikkei
   Reuters Japan will allocate about billion yen billion from its fiscal supplementary budget to support advanced semiconductor manufacturers including the world s No contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co TSMC Nikkei reported on Tuesday As part of the