FTC demands data on small buys by Google, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft

By Diane Bartz and Nandita Bose WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Concerned that big tech companies are unfairly…

Hyundai signs development deal with another electric vehicle startup

(Reuters) – Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co broadened its future transportation portfolio with an agreement to…

Apple hires Warner Music veteran for business development at streaming unit

(Reuters) – Warner Music Group veteran Jeff Bronikowski said has joined Apple Inc as global head…

Crypto asset manager sees bitcoin mining shift from China to North America

By Tom Wilson LONDON (Reuters) – The world’s biggest cryptocurrency asset manager said on Tuesday it…

South Africa’s MTN flags 2019 profit jump of up to 50%

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s MTN Group expects full-year headline earnings to rise as much as…

A1 Telekom Austria fourth quarter core profit up 6.4%

VIENNA (Reuters) – A1 Telekom Austria reported a 6.4% increase in core profit in the fourth…

PayPal funds academic research on illegal firearms transactions

By Anna Irrera NEW YORK (Reuters) – PayPal Holdings Inc <PYPL.O> is teaming up with criminologists…

Merkel’s conservatives stop short of Huawei 5G ban in Germany

By Andreas Rinke BERLIN (Reuters) – Lawmakers from German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ruling conservatives have backed…

Tesla driver in fatal crash had reported problems before with ‘Autopilot’ feature

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Tesla driver killed in a March 2018 crash in…

Novacyt biotech company says winning race for high-speed virus test

By Matthias Blamont PARIS (Reuters) – Franco-British biotech company Novacyt says it can offer a coronavirus…

Zuckerberg to meet EU Commissioners ahead of antitrust proposals

By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg will meet the EU’s…

U.S. companies cut back on installing robots in 2019

By Timothy Aeppel (Reuters) – The robot invasion slowed a bit last year. U.S. companies installed…