White House, tech industry meet to discuss coronavirus response

By David Shepardson and Nandita Bose WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House officials met Wednesday with U.S.…

Uber may suspend accounts of riders, drivers who test positive for coronavirus

(Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc <UBER.N> on Wednesday said it may temporarily suspend accounts of riders…

SoftBank’s Son might reconsider heavily criticized coronavirus test plan

By Chris Gallagher TOKYO (Reuters) – SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son took to Twitter on Wednesday to…

EU privacy rules no obstacle to coronavirus fight; smartphone tracking a no-no

By Douglas Busvine BERLIN (Reuters) – (This March 10 story has been refiled to clarify in…

TikTok steps up transparency efforts after privacy concerns in United States

(Reuters) – Social media app TikTok is launching a content moderation center in a bid to…

U.S. government commission rolls out doomsday plan for cyberwar

By Christopher Bing (Reuters) – A government report published on Wednesday outlines a cyberwar doomsday plan…

Israeli spyware firm NSO seeks court sanctions against Facebook

By Tova Cohen TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Israel’s NSO Group is asking a California judge to…

U.S. Commerce Department extends Huawei license through May 15

By David Shepardson and Alexandra Alper WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration said on Tuesday it…

Tesla scouting central U.S. for new factory, Musk says

(Reuters) – Tesla Inc <TSLA.O> Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Tuesday he was looking…

Uber’s challenge to balance driver safety with customer privacy

By Tina Bellon NEW YORK (Reuters) – Margaret Bordelon can still feel the hands of the drunk man…

Google recommends all North America employees to work from home

(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s <GOOGL.O> Google is recommending all of its North American employees to work…

Intel says flawed EU antitrust decision underpins $1.2 billion fine

By Foo Yun Chee LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – Intel on Tuesday said EU antitrust regulators got it…