How Microsoft's focus on cloud, partnerships is paying off

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In the elevator industry, breakdowns are bad for business. So when Thyssenkrupp North America needed help predicting when to ....

19 July, 2018

Amazon sells 100 mn products globally on Prime Day; market cap hits $900 bn

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Online shoppers purchased more than 100 million products worldwide during Amazon.com Inc’s  annual Prime Day sale this ....

19 July, 2018
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Uber names new privacy chief, data protection officer

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Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] appointed Ruby Zefo as chief privacy officer and Simon Hania as data protection officer, a company ....

19 July, 2018

EU regulators fine Google $5 bn in antitrust case

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EU antitrust regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euro ($5 billion) fine on Wednesday for using its Android mobile ....

18 July, 2018

IBM backs 'stable' cryptocurrency pegged to US dollar

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International Business Machines Corp is backing a new cryptocurrency pegged to the U.S. dollar, in a partnership with U.S.-based ....

17 July, 2018

Amazon rivals Walmart and Microsoft to work together on AI, cloud tech

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Retail giant Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it entered into a strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp for wider use of ....

17 July, 2018
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Telecom regulator TRAI recommends stricter data security rules

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India’s telecom regulator on Monday said the existing framework for protection of personal data by companies and service ....

17 July, 2018

Global regulators begin monitoring crypto assets to spot stability risks

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Global regulators have published a framework for "vigilantly" monitoring risks from crypto assets like bitcoin ....

16 July, 2018

Rolls-Royce readies for take-off in flying taxi market

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British jet engine maker Rolls-Royce has designed a propulsion system for a flying taxi and is starting a search for partners ....

16 July, 2018

Amazon cloud unit may sell own networking switches in challenge to Cisco

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Shares of Cisco Systems Inc and other network equipment makers fell on Friday after a report that Amazon.com Inc's cloud services ....

16 July, 2018
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India's top court raises concerns over govt plan to monitor social media

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A government plan to monitor social media could turn India into a "surveillance state", the Supreme Court ....

13 July, 2018

Microsoft fires fresh salvo in enterprise chat battle with Slack

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Microsoft Corp on Thursday introduced a free tier of its workplace collaboration software Teams to better compete against ....

13 July, 2018

Hedge fund Tiger Global takes $1 bn stake in Japan's SoftBank

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U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global has built a stake worth over $1 billion in SoftBank Group Corp as it considers the Japanese firm ....

12 July, 2018

Govt proposes relaxing local data storage rules for payment firms

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India's finance ministry has proposed relaxing a directive from the country's central bank to compel global payment firms ....

11 July, 2018

Uber HR chief resigns following racial discrimination probe

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Uber Technologies Inc’s Chief People Officer Liane Hornsey resigned in an email to staff on Tuesday, following an investigation ....

11 July, 2018

WhatsApp embarks on media blitz to combat fake news flurry

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Facebook Inc's WhatsApp messaging platform on Tuesday published advertisements in key Indian newspapers to tackle the ....

10 July, 2018

Xiaomi's weak stock market debut casts shadow on tech IPOs

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Xiaomi Corp made a weak debut in Hong Kong on Monday, with the Chinese smartphone maker's shares sliding as much as 6 percent ....

9 July, 2018

Relief for tech giants as EU rejects controversial copyright reforms

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EU lawmakers have opted not to take a tough line on an EU copyright overhaul aimed at making Google, Facebook and other tech ....

6 July, 2018

Singapore says Grab-Uber merger reduced competition, proposes penalties

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Singapore's Competition and Consumer Commission said on Thursday the merger of Grab and Uber had substantially lessened competition ....

5 July, 2018

Netflix turns to Bollywood to take on Amazon Prime in India

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Netflix Inc premiered its first original series in India in a sheen of Bollywood glitter on Wednesday, upping the stakes in its ....

5 July, 2018

Uber in talks for merger with Middle East rival Careem: Report

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Uber Technologies is in preliminary talks with rival Careem to combine their Middle Eastern ride-hailing services, Bloomberg ....

4 July, 2018