Software (TRBC)

Exclusive: Russia’s Kaspersky threatened to ‘rub out’ rival, email shows

Published 28/08/2015

SAN FRANCISCO In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival [more…]

U.S. International Trade Commission clears Microsoft of patent infringement

Published 28/08/2015

NEW YORK Microsoft Corp avoided a potentially costly setback to its mobile phone business on Friday as the U.S. International Trade Commission declined to block [more…]

Uber hires two security researchers to improve car technology

Published 28/08/2015

SAN FRANCISCO Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] has hired two top vehicle security researchers, the company said on Friday, high-profile additions that come as the ride-hailing [more…]

Pentagon teams up with Apple, Boeing to develop wearable tech

Published 28/08/2015

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter awarded $75 million on Friday to help a consortium of high-tech firms and researchers develop electronic systems [more…]

Ashley Madison, parent company sued in U.S. over data breach

Published 25/08/2015

Infidelity website Ashley Madison and its parent company have been sued in federal court in California by a man who claims that the companies failed [more…]

Security researcher who hacked moving Jeep leaves Twitter

Published 24/08/2015

SAN FRANCISCO The security researcher who hacked into a moving Jeep earlier this year has resigned as an engineer at Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) after three [more…]

Apple’s Cook reassures investors on China, stock boomerangs

Published 24/08/2015

Apple Inc's Chief Executive Tim Cook took an unusual step of reassuring shareholders on Monday in comments to CNBC about the iPhone maker's business in [more…]

Police search Uber offices in Hong Kong and arrest five drivers

Published 12/08/2015

HONG KONG Police raided the Hong Kong offices of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc on Tuesday and arrested five drivers for the "illegal use of vehicles [more…]

Hackers stole secrets for up to $100 million insider-trading profit: U.S.

Published 12/08/2015

NEW YORK A group of mainly U.S.-based stock traders and computer hackers in Ukraine made as much as $100 million in illegal profits over five [more…]

Alibaba’s Suning deal a riposte to growing might of rival JD.com

Published 12/08/2015

BEIJING "Tragedy" – that was Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) founder Jack Ma's prediction for the fate of rival JD.com Inc (JD.O) in comments published [more…]