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News highlights – 21 March

News highlights – 21 March

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News highlights for 21 March Uber board makes rare statement, still backs Kalanick SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc plans to keep co-founder Travis Kalanick as chief executive following a series of damaging events at the ride services company, a member of its board said on Tuesday in a rare call with reporters. Read […]

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News highlights for 20 March

News highlights for 20 March

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News highlights – 20 March GPS device to prevent false Everest claims by climbers KATHMANDU (Reuters) – Nepal will provide GPS tracking devices to some mountaineers who attempt to scale Mount Everest this year to prevent them from making false summit claims and to track climbers in distress, an official said. Read more… Snap snaps […]

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News highlights – 19 March

News highlights – 19 March

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News highlights for 19 March Merkel calls for standardised rules on data, ahead of CeBIT BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Saturday for Europe to set about standardizing rules on using data in Europe, ahead of a visit to the CeBIT technology fair in Hanover where digitalization is expected to be in […]

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News highlights – 16 March

News highlights – 16 March

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News highlights for 16 March No agreement on timeline for self-driving cars BERLIN (Reuters) – Carmakers and suppliers gave widely differing timelines for the introduction of self-driving vehicles on Thursday, showing the uncertainties surrounding the technology as well as a split between cautious established players and bullish new entrants. Read more… Plan for Brexit? Error […]

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News highlights – 15 March

News highlights – 15 March

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News highlights for 15 March Yahoo indictments uncovering relationships with Moscow security services WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Wednesday’s indictments in the United States of four people in a 2014 cyber attack on Yahoo Inc provides the clearest details yet on what some U.S. officials say is a symbiotic relationship between Moscow’s security services and private Russian […]

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News highlights – 14 March

News highlights – 14 March

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News highlights for 14 March Japanese state fund may buy into Toshiba’s memory chip business TOKYO (Reuters) – A Japanese state-backed fund may invest in Toshiba Corp’s memory chip business as a minority partner – a move that would help the government prevent a sale to bidders it deems risky to national security, sources familiar […]

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News highlights – 13 March

News highlights – 13 March

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News highlights for 13 March Intel buys Mobileye – the driverless car arena hots up JERUSALEM/DETROIT (Reuters) – Intel Corp agreed to buy Israeli autonomous vehicle technology firm Mobileye for $15.3 billion on Monday in a deal that could thrust the U.S. chipmaker into direct competition with rivals Nvidia Corp and Qualcomm Inc to develop […]

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News highlights – 12 March

News highlights – 12 March

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News highlights for 12 March Vodafone adds 2,100 new jobs to combat billing system service¬†disruption LONDON (Reuters) – Mobile operator Vodafone will create 2,100 new customer service jobs across Britain in the next two years as part of an investment drive to improve operations in its home market. Read more… Problem of the age – […]

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News highlights – 9 March

News highlights – 9 March

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News highlights for 9 March FCC to investigate why AT&T customers could not call 911 WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Thursday it will investigate why AT&T wireless subscribers in several states could not make emergency 911 calls late Wednesday. Read more… ING and Societe General in talks to test gas […]

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News highlights – 8 March

News highlights – 8 March

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News highlights for 8 March Privacy wars¬†– Republicans want to repeal Obama scrutiny rules WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans in the U.S. Congress are moving to repeal regulations adopted by the Obama administration in October that would have subjected internet service providers to stricter scrutiny than websites to protect customers’ private data. Read more… China opposes […]

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