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Investigation: apparent global Iranian influence project bigger than previously known; Facebook says it has taken down more accounts linked to Iran   —  LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An apparent Iranian influence operation targeting internet users worldwide is significantly bigger than previously identified …
Aug 28, 2018, 9:08 PMIn context
Andrew MacAskill / Reuters:
Report: UK's finance minister has signed off on funding of up to £100M to “map out” plans for a post-Brexit UK GPS satellite system to rival EU's Galileo   —  LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is to start work on its own satellite navigation system to rival the European Union's Galileo project …
Aug 27, 2018, 7:55 PMIn context
Reuters:
VMware to acquire Boston-based CloudHealth, sources say for about $500M, to help enterprises manage deployments across their own datacenters and public clouds   —  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - VMware Inc will acquire CloudHealth Technologies as part of the information technology company's continued push …
Aug 27, 2018, 12:53 PMIn context
Reuters:
Didi passenger killed amid China ride-hailing safety concerns   —  BEIJING (Reuters) - A ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed, allegedly by a driver for the country's largest ride-hailing firm, local police said on Saturday, the latest violent crime to fuel safety concerns about the service.
Aug 25, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
Reuters:
The World Bank has priced the world's first public bond issued over a blockchain; the bond will be worth $73M and managed by Commonwealth Bank of Australia   —  SYDNEY (Reuters) - The World Bank has priced the world's first public bond created and managed using only blockchain in a A$100 million …
Aug 24, 2018, 4:45 AMIn context
Catherine Cadell / Reuters:
Alibaba's Q1 revenue beats estimates, rising 61% YoY to ~$12.2B, but net income falls 41% YoY to ~$1.27B   —  BEIJING (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N), the world's biggest online retailer, said on Thursday first-quarter revenue rose 61 percent, beating analysts' estimates, driven by growth in its core e-commerce business.
Aug 23, 2018, 7:50 AMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
22 states ask US appeals court to reinstate net neutrality rules, and firms including Etsy and Vimeo filed a separate legal challenge to overturn the FCC ruling   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group of 22 state attorneys general and the District of Columbia late Monday asked a U.S. appeals court …
Aug 21, 2018, 12:22 PMIn context
Marcelo Rochabrun / Reuters:
Uber has provided 1B rides in the last four years in Brazil, its second largest market after US, and is profitable there according to the company execs   —  SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] plans to open a 250 million reais ($64 million) …
Aug 18, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Sonam Rai / Reuters:
Tencent-backed Qutoutiao, a China-based content aggregator, files for a $300M IPO on Nasdaq and says it had 32.1M MAUs in the last quarter   —  (Reuters) - Chinese content aggregator Qutoutiao Inc, which is backed by technology giant Tencent Holdings Ltd, filed for an initial public offering …
Aug 18, 2018, 12:15 PMIn context
Reuters:
Sources: Facebook is contesting DOJ's demand to make end-to-end encrypted Messenger voice conversations available for wiretapping in a case against MS-13 gang   —  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. government is trying to force Facebook Inc (FB.O) to break the encryption in its popular Messenger app …
Aug 17, 2018, 4:59 PMIn context

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