BRITAIN'S MINISTER FOR LONDON SLAMS 'BLANKET BAN' ON UBER

LONDON - A British government minister has criticized the London authorities for deciding to strip Uber of its taxi licence, a major...

WISCONSIN, OHIO, CALIFORNIA AMONG STATES TARGETED BY RUSSIAN HACKERS IN 2016 RACE

WASHINGTON - Wisconsin, Ohio, California and 10 other states said on Friday they were among 21 states that Russian government hackers...

 
 
 

'UNFIT' UBER STRIPPED OF LONDON LICENSE, CEO TWEETS 'PLS WORK W/US'

LONDON - London deemed Uber unfit to run a taxi service on Friday and stripped it of its license to operate from the end of next week...

WISCONSIN, OHIO, MINNESOTA AMONG STATES TARGETED BY RUSSIAN HACKERS IN 2016 RACE

WASHINGTON - Wisconsin, Ohio and several other states said on Friday they were among 21 states that Russian government hackers targeted...

 
 
 

ZUCKERBERG NIXES NEW FACEBOOK SHARE CLASS AFTER SHAREHOLDER LAWSUIT

WILMINGTON, Del. - Facebook Inc Chairman Mark Zuckerberg abandoned plans on Friday to create a new class of company stock with no voting...

INVESTOR GROUP SEEKS PROBE INTO SEC HACK, URGES DATA RULES DELAY

WASHINGTON - A global investor group on Friday called for an independent investigation into a cyber breach at the U.S. Securities and...

 
 
 

WISCONSIN, 20 OTHER U.S. STATES TARGETED BY RUSSIAN HACKERS IN 2016 ELECTION

WASHINGTON - Wisconsin, a key state in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, said on Friday it was one of the 21 states that the federal...

NIELSEN SUES COMSCORE TO BLOCK NEW TV RATINGS SERVICE

NEW YORK - Nielsen Holdings Plc filed a lawsuit on Friday to stop comScore Inc from using its technology to launch a competing service...

 
 
 

FACEBOOK DROPS CLASS C PLAN: SHAREHOLDER ATTORNEY

WILMINGTON, Del. - Facebook Inc has dropped its plan to issue Class C stock, according to an attorney who sued the company on behalf...

FACEBOOK TRIAL OVER CLASS C STOCK CANCELED: DELAWARE COURT

WILMINGTON, Del. - Facebook Inc's trial over a shareholder lawsuit opposing the company's stock reclassification has been canceled,...

 
 
 

AROUND THE WORLD, A MUTED LAUNCH FOR APPLE'S IPHONE 8

SAN FRANCISCO/SYDNEY/TOKYO - Apple Inc's launch of the iPhone 8 kicked off with less fanfare on Friday than new models in previous...

FRENCH PRESIDENT SAYS NOKIA JOB CUT PLAN BREAKS COMMITMENT

PARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday a decision by Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia to cut about 600 jobs in...

 
 
 

ECB'S CONSTANCIO COMPARES BITCOIN TO DUTCH TULIP MANIA

FRANKFURT - Bitcoin is not a currency but a mere instrument of speculation, the vice president of the European Central Bank said on...

AT SMARTPHONE PIONEER HTC: A NEW, OR VIRTUAL, REALITY

TAIPEI/SINGAPORE - When HTC Corp brought back founder Cher Wang two years ago to turn around the struggling Taiwanese mobile phone...

 
 
 

WAL-MART TESTS DIRECT-TO-FRIDGE; AMAZON UPS RESTAURANT GAME

Wal-Mart Stores Inc is testing a service to stock groceries directly to customers' refrigerators as it seeks to take on e-commerce...

'UNFIT' UBER STRIPPED OF LONDON LICENSE

LONDON - London deemed Uber unfit to run a taxi service on Friday and stripped it of its license to operate from the end of next week...

 
 
 

SOLARCITY TO PAY $29.5 MILLION TO RESOLVE U.S. GOVERNMENT ALLEGATIONS

WASHINGTON - SolarCity has agreed to $29.5 million to settle U.S. allegations that it had violated federal law "by submitting inflated...

UBER STRIPPED OF LONDON LICENSE, PLANS TO APPEAL

LONDON - London stripped Uber on Friday of its license to operate from the end of next week in a huge blow to the taxi service and...

 
 
 

EXCLUSIVE: VW MOVES TO SECURE COBALT SUPPLIES IN SHIFT TO ELECTRIC CARS

LONDON - Germany's Volkswagen is moving to secure long-term supplies of cobalt, a vital component of rechargeable batteries, as the...

FOOD ORDERING COMPANY OLO TIES UP WITH AMAZON RESTAURANTS

Online food ordering company Olo said on Friday it has tied up with retailer Amazon.com Inc's restaurant delivery service.

 
 
 



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Apple Stores are usually faced with intimidatingly long lines on the morning of a new iPhone launch, but that largely didn't seem to the case today. As various reports and... Read more ...