Tech

Spotify takes minor stake in music distributor DistroKid

Spotify takes minor stake in music distributor DistroKid

Published 17/10/2018

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Music streaming service Spotify said on Wednesday it had taken a stake in DistroKid, a distribution service that allows recording [more…]

A wagging finger sticking out of your mobile phone is creepy. Why?

A wagging finger sticking out of your mobile phone is creepy. Why?

Published 11/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - A French researcher has invented a robot finger that attaches to your mobile phone. It can wriggle across your desk. It can [more…]

Lenovo and ZTE tumble on fears over China hack report

Lenovo and ZTE tumble on fears over China hack report

Published 05/10/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Lenovo and ZTE Corp shares slid on Friday, hurt by worries about overseas sales after Bloomberg reported that the systems of [more…]

Home modems, routers hit by U.S. China tariffs as ‘smart’ tech…

Home modems, routers hit by U.S. China tariffs as ‘smart’ tech…

Published 24/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. tariffs that hit some $200 billion worth of Chinese products on Monday spare many high-profile consumer technology items such as “smart” [more…]

Sanctions blamed as Silicon Valley firms won’t ship some kit to Russia

Sanctions blamed as Silicon Valley firms won’t ship some kit to Russia

Published 27/07/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Two Silicon Valley firms have stopped shipping some electronic components to Russian customers even though they are not on the list of [more…]

House Republicans query Apple, Alphabet on privacy, data practices

House Republicans query Apple, Alphabet on privacy, data practices

Published 09/07/2018

(Reuters) - Four senior U.S. House Republicans sent letters on Monday to the chief executives of Apple Inc (AAPL.O) and Google parent Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) [more…]

U.S. fund managers zero in on software as tariffs upend tech sector

U.S. fund managers zero in on software as tariffs upend tech sector

Published 02/07/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Worries that a broadening trade war between the United States and China will upend the global supply chain are prompting some [more…]

China’s Huawei top sponsor of Australian politicians’ overseas trips

China’s Huawei top sponsor of Australian politicians’ overseas trips

Published 26/06/2018

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] is the biggest corporate sponsor of overseas travel for Australian politicians, according to [more…]

For ‘French Tech’, Macron’s global appeal a double-edged sword

For ‘French Tech’, Macron’s global appeal a double-edged sword

Published 26/06/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - When the founder of France’s Qwant search engine went to his local tax office to catch up on business, an agent there [more…]

China tech giants bet on untangling logistics of Indonesian e-commerce

China tech giants bet on untangling logistics of Indonesian e-commerce

Published 15/05/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - In a warehouse on the outskirts of Indonesia’s capital, supervisors at e-commerce company Lazada use bikes or electric scooters to zip around [more…]