Tech

Coming soon to a 3D printer near you: Plant-based steaks

Coming soon to a 3D printer near you: Plant-based steaks

Published 30/06/2020

TEL AVIV/ZURICH (Reuters) - Israeli start-up Redefine Meat plans to launch 3D printers to produce plant-based steaks mimicking real beef next year in a bid [more…]

Google stymies media companies from chipping away at its data dominance

Google stymies media companies from chipping away at its data dominance

Published 30/06/2020

OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google upended plans by European media companies to block it from harvesting data about their readers and slash [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. to allow companies to work with Huawei on standards – sources

Exclusive: U.S. to allow companies to work with Huawei on standards – sources

Published 15/06/2020

(Reuters) - The U.S. will amend its prohibitions on U.S. companies doing business with China’s Huawei to allow them to work together in standards settings [more…]

Starboard set to win eight board seats at GCP Applied Technologies-sources

Starboard set to win eight board seats at GCP Applied Technologies-sources

Published 27/05/2020

(Reuters) - Hedge fund Starboard Value LP is close to having eight directors elected to the board of GCP Applied Technologies Inc (GCP.N) at the [more…]

Vietnam targets e-commerce turnover reaching $35 billion by 2025

Vietnam targets e-commerce turnover reaching $35 billion by 2025

Published 19/05/2020

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam is aiming for double-digit annual growth in the turnover of e-commerce over the next five years, forecasting that sales in the [more…]

Germany flips to Apple-Google approach on smartphone contact tracing

Germany flips to Apple-Google approach on smartphone contact tracing

Published 26/04/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany changed course on Sunday over which type of smartphone technology it wanted to use to trace coronavirus infections, backing an approach [more…]

Rift opens over European coronavirus contact tracing apps

Rift opens over European coronavirus contact tracing apps

Published 20/04/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - A rift has opened up over the design of smartphone apps to trace people in Europe at risk of coronavirus infection, potentially [more…]

Science platform ResearchGate launches COVID-19 community

Science platform ResearchGate launches COVID-19 community

Published 06/04/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - ResearchGate, a social network site for scientists and researchers, has launched a new forum to facilitate collaboration between COVID-19 experts on research [more…]

Google exploring using location info to slow coronavirus spread

Google exploring using location info to slow coronavirus spread

Published 20/03/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s Google is exploring ways to use location information to slow the spread of the coronavirus by, for example, determining the [more…]

U.S. moves high-level U.S. meeting on China tech, possible new Huawei curbs to March: sources

U.S. moves high-level U.S. meeting on China tech, possible new Huawei curbs to March: sources

Published 28/02/2020

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Trump administration officials have rescheduled for March 11 a critical meeting to discuss potential new U.S. restrictions on sales of technology [more…]