Chilean telescopes that explore galaxies brought down to earth by coronavirus

By Aislinn Laing SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chilean telescopes that comb the skies seeking answers about some…

Astronomers spot ‘missing link’ black hole – not too big and not too small

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Scientists have detected a mid-size black hole – considered the…

EU justice chief urges U.S. tech giants to halt virus clickbaits

By Foo Yun Chee and Gabriela Baczynska BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU justice chief Vera Jourova on…

Google to allow some coronavirus ads, starting with hospitals, then political ads

By Elizabeth Culliford (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google will begin to allow some clients, including hospitals,…

Facebook launches fact-checking service on WhatsApp in Italy to fight coronavirus hoaxes

MILAN (Reuters) – Facebook Inc. launched a service in Italy to check the accuracy of information…

Exclusive: Amazon to deploy masks and temperature checks for workers by next week

By Jeffrey Dastin (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc <AMZN.O> plans to roll out temperature checks and face…

WeWork troubles deepen as SoftBank pulls $3 billion tender offer

By Sam Nussey and Kanishka Singh (Reuters) – SoftBank Group Corp said it has terminated a…

Amazon wins trademark case in boost for online retailers vs luxury firms

By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Amazon is not liable for unknowingly stocking goods for…

Facebook launches desktop version for Messenger as video calls surge

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc on Thursday rolled out the desktop version of its Messenger app for…

Netflix leads on downloads, but YouTube Kids grabs more hours

By Ayanti Bera (Reuters) – Netflix Inc led rivals YouTube, Amazon Prime and Disney+ with over…

Crypto exchange Binance to buy data website CoinMarketCap

LONDON (Reuters) – Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance has agreed to buy leading industry data site CoinMarketCap…

African governments team up with tech giants to fight coronavirus lies

By Alexis Akwagyiram ABUJA (Reuters) – Governments across Africa are teaming up with technology giants including…