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Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee indicted in South Korea on allegations linked to 2015 merger

Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee indicted in South Korea on allegations linked to 2015 merger

Published 01/09/2020

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean prosecutors indicted Samsung Group’s Jay Y. Lee on Tuesday on suspicion of accounting fraud and stock price manipulation in connection [more…]

South Korean prosecutors indict Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee on stock manipulation charge: official

South Korean prosecutors indict Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee on stock manipulation charge: official

Published 01/09/2020

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean prosecutors indicted Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee on charges of manipulating stock prices and breach of trust in order [more…]

‘Three little pigs’: Musk’s Neuralink puts computer chips in animal brains

‘Three little pigs’: Musk’s Neuralink puts computer chips in animal brains

Published 29/08/2020

(Reuters) - Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk’s neuroscience startup Neuralink on Friday unveiled a pig named Gertrude that has had a coin-sized computer chip in its [more…]

Take Five: Impasse!

Take Five: Impasse!

Published 17/08/2020

1/WALL STREET WATCHES WASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers negotiating a fresh dose of stimulus have reached an impasse. Trillions of dollars injected by the Federal Reserve and [more…]

Huawei lawyers say U.S. evidence ‘unreliable’ in Meng extradition case

Huawei lawyers say U.S. evidence ‘unreliable’ in Meng extradition case

Published 17/08/2020

(Reuters) - Evidence used by the United States to justify the extradition of Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou is “unreliable and defective” and [more…]

Huawei to stop making flagship chipsets as U.S. pressure bites, Chinese media say

Huawei to stop making flagship chipsets as U.S. pressure bites, Chinese media say

Published 08/08/2020

SHANGHAI/SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co [HWT.UL] will stop making its flagship Kirin chipsets next month, financial magazine Caixin said on Saturday, as the [more…]

Scientists inspired by ‘Star Wars’ create artificial skin able to feel

Scientists inspired by ‘Star Wars’ create artificial skin able to feel

Published 03/08/2020

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore researchers have developed “electronic skin” capable of recreating a sense of touch, an innovation they hope will allow people with prosthetic [more…]

Huawei cuts India revenue target by up to 50%, laying off staff: ET

Huawei cuts India revenue target by up to 50%, laying off staff: ET

Published 27/07/2020

(Reuters) - Chinese telecom company Huawei Technologies Co has cut its India revenue target for 2020 by up to 50% and is laying off more [more…]

Global prospects dim for China’s tech champions as great powers clash

Global prospects dim for China’s tech champions as great powers clash

Published 27/07/2020

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies’ founder Ren Zhengfei’s global ambitions are marked in bricks and mortar at a new company campus in southern China, where [more…]

Japan plans to invite TSMC to build joint chip plant: Yomiuri

Japan plans to invite TSMC to build joint chip plant: Yomiuri

Published 19/07/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is aiming to invite Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (2330.TW) or other global chipmakers to build an advanced chip manufacturing plant [more…]