Roku launches ad-funded streaming channel in ‘stay-at-home’ Britain

LONDON (Reuters) – Streaming-device maker Roku Inc launched its Roku Channel in Britain on Tuesday, offering…

Fossil teeth yield oldest genetic material from extinct human species

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Scientists have extracted from dental enamel the oldest human genetic…

Peloton halts live classes as employee tests positive for COVID-19

(Reuters) – Peloton Interactive Inc <PTON.O> said on Monday it would pause live production of its…

Cryptocurrency issuers, exchanges face U.S. class action lawsuits

By Brendan Pierson NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors have brought class action lawsuits in federal court…

IBM taps former Bank of America CTO to oversee cloud business

(Reuters) – International Business Machines Corp <IBM.N> on Monday named former Bank of America Corp <BAC.N>…

EU privacy watchdog calls for pan-European mobile app for virus tracking

By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) called on Monday…

Uber connects out-of-work U.S. ride-hail drivers to delivery, production jobs

By Tina Bellon (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc <UBER.N> said on Monday its app will list…

Finland’s Slush cancels November startup event due coronavirus

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finland’s largest tech event Slush, which was scheduled for November 2020, said on…

Apple supplier Foxconn’s sales down 7.7% in March

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Sales at Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision Industry, a key supplier of Apple…

Tesla engineers show ventilator prototype on YouTube

By Kate Duguid NEW YORK (Reuters) – Engineers at Tesla Inc <TSLA.O> showed a prototype for…

Solid chip sales unlikely to cushion Samsung’s virus-hit first quarter profit

By Hyunjoo Jin SEOUL (Reuters) – The coronavirus-driven global shift to working from home is set…