Coming soon – the smartphone that promotes ‘Russian values’

By Tom Balmforth and Nadezhda Tsydenova MOSCOW (Reuters) – Smartphones and other devices sold in Russia…

Takeaway.com says Just Eat takeover timetable delayed due to UK probe

LONDON (Reuters) – Netherlands-based meal delivery company Takeaway.com said the expected timetable for its takeover of…

Italy watchdog threatens Facebook with another fine over improper use of data

MILAN (Reuters) – Italy’s competition watchdog said on Friday it has launched proceedings against Facebook for…

Bytedance’s TikTok hires Microsoft IP chief as general counsel

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Popular mobile video app TikTok said on Friday it has hired attorney…

Italy’s Poste launches new Codice PostePay payment technology

MILAN (Reuters) – Poste Italiane is launching a new payment technology with the aim to win…

Where U.S. presidential candidates stand on breaking up Big Tech

By Elizabeth Culliford (Reuters) – In the run-up to the U.S. 2020 presidential election, many Democratic…

Competition inquiry casts shadow over Takeaway’s Just Eat deal

By Toby Sterling AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch food ordering firm Takeaway.com is pressing ahead with its…

Japan ruling party lawmakers to float idea of issuing digital currency

By Tetsushi Kajimoto and Leika Kihara TOKYO (Reuters) – A group of ruling party lawmakers are…

U.S. extradition battle over Huawei’s Meng ends first phase but Canada court fight continues

By Tessa Vikander VANCOUVER (Reuters) – The first phase of battle over whether Huawei Chief Financial…

U.S. to unveil crackdown on counterfeit, pirated e-commerce goods

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration plans to unveil efforts on Friday to…