Tech

France’s Altran Tech says it was hit by cyber attack

France’s Altran Tech says it was hit by cyber attack

Published 28/01/2019

(Reuters) - French engineering consulting firm Altran Technologies was the target of a cyber attack last Thursday that hit operations in some European countries, it [more…]

Move aside, backseat driver! New tech at CES monitors you inside car

Move aside, backseat driver! New tech at CES monitors you inside car

Published 09/01/2019

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - As vehicles get smarter, your car will be keeping eyes on you. This week at CES, the international consumer electronics show [more…]

London remains top destination for European tech funding

London remains top destination for European tech funding

Published 09/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - London remained the top destination in Europe for technology investment in 2018, with nearly double the amount being plowed into companies in [more…]

Exclusive: White House mulls new year executive order to bar…

Exclusive: White House mulls new year executive order to bar…

Published 28/12/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is considering an executive order in the new year to declare a national emergency that would bar U.S. companies [more…]

Huawei CFO seeks bail, cites health fears behind bars: court documents

Huawei CFO seeks bail, cites health fears behind bars: court documents

Published 09/12/2018

TORONTO (Reuters) - A top executive of China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] argued that she should be let out on bail while awaiting an [more…]

Explainer: How does extradition to the U.S. work?

Explainer: How does extradition to the U.S. work?

Published 08/12/2018

(Reuters) - The arrest in Canada of a top Chinese technology executive for possible extradition to the United States has roiled markets and cast doubt [more…]

Macron to call on U.S. funds to build French start-ups, not steal them

Macron to call on U.S. funds to build French start-ups, not steal them

Published 03/12/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will urge a visiting group of top Silicon Valley venture capitalists this week to invest in the nation’s [more…]

Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

Published 14/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Spotify, the world’s most popular paid music streaming service, officially launched in the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday. The company [more…]

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…]