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Samsung appoints new mobile chief as Huawei chips away at market share

Samsung appoints new mobile chief as Huawei chips away at market share

Published 20/01/2020

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Monday named its youngest president as its new smartphone chief as the firm seeks to defend its [more…]

Apple pushes recycling of iPhone with ‘Daisy’ robot

Apple pushes recycling of iPhone with ‘Daisy’ robot

Published 11/01/2020

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Apple Inc APPL.O is trying to change the way electronics are recycled with a robot that disassembles its iPhone so that [more…]

Apple held talks to add James Bond, live sports to streaming service: WSJ

Apple held talks to add James Bond, live sports to streaming service: WSJ

Published 19/12/2019

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) executives met James Bond franchise-owner MGM Holdings Inc and the collegiate athletic conference Pac-12 earlier this year as part of [more…]

U.S. exports to China to nearly double in ‘totally done’ trade deal: Lighthizer

U.S. exports to China to nearly double in ‘totally done’ trade deal: Lighthizer

Published 16/12/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The “phase one” U.S.-China trade deal will nearly double U.S. exports to China over the next two years and is “totally done” [more…]

German union calls for pre-Christmas Amazon strike

German union calls for pre-Christmas Amazon strike

Published 15/12/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - Trade union Verdi called for workers at a key Amazon (AMZN.O) logistics center in Germany to go on strike over the crucial [more…]

Google, Apple asked if apps like TikTok must disclose foreign ties

Google, Apple asked if apps like TikTok must disclose foreign ties

Published 13/12/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chair of a U.S. congressional panel wrote to Alphabet’s (GOOGL.O) Google and to Apple (AAPL.O) on Friday to ask what if [more…]

Dixons Carphone 1H profit plunges, maintains forecast as mobile turnaround on track

Dixons Carphone 1H profit plunges, maintains forecast as mobile turnaround on track

Published 12/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British electricals retailer Dixons Carphone (DC.L) stuck to its forecast for annual profit and said a plan to cope with the challenging [more…]

Global financial watchdogs take aim at Big Tech’s data dominance

Global financial watchdogs take aim at Big Tech’s data dominance

Published 08/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Google, Alibaba and other “Big Tech” companies could be forced to share data on financial services customers with banks and financial technology [more…]

Apple ‘taking a deeper look’ at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

Apple ‘taking a deeper look’ at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

Published 29/11/2019

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is “taking a deeper look at how we handle disputed borders” after it referred to the Russian-annexed Crimean Peninsula as [more…]

Buffett’s Berkshire outbid for Tech Data: CNBC

Buffett’s Berkshire outbid for Tech Data: CNBC

Published 29/11/2019

(Reuters) - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett was thwarted in trying to spend some of the $128.2 billion of cash at his Berkshire Hathaway Inc, after [more…]