German data protection authorities on Tuesday said they had blocked Facebook from collecting subscriber data from its subsidiary WhatsApp, citing privacy concerns. Facebook and WhatsApp promised in the wake of the Silicon Valley giant's 2014 acquisition of the messaging app that they would not share
Sept 27 (Reuters) - Jiangsu Protruly Vision Technology GroupCo Ltd * Says it plans to invest up to 800 million yuan ($119.98million) to set up industry investment fund * Says it plans to acquire an internet firm in Shenzhen for390 million yuan Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2dz5W2i;http://bit.ly
A German privacy regulator ordered Facebook on Tuesday to stop collecting and storing data of German users of its messaging app WhatsApp and to delete all data that has already been forwarded to it. The Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information said Facebook was infringing
German car makers Audi, BMW and Daimler on Tuesday launched an alliance with mobile telecoms network equipment firms Ericsson , Huawei [HWT.UL], Intel , Nokia and Qualcomm to accelerate development of the infrastructure needed for self-driving cars. The new alliance, branded the 5G Automotive Association
The new cameras and lenses presented at Photokina 2016 -- the biannual photography trade fair in Cologne, Germany -- showcased new technologies that once again push back the industry's limits, with 6k photos, 4k video, interchangeable viewfinders and 360-degree video. New products from camera-world
As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of password data could be used to open locks ...
German data protection authorities have ordered Facebook to delete data, such as phone numbers, it has received from its subsidiary WhatsApp. Facebook acquired the global messaging service two years ago ...
GENEVA (AP) — More than nine out of 10 people worldwide live in areas with excessive air pollution, contributing to strokes, heart disease, lung cancer and other problems, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.
Sept 27 (Reuters) - Zhejiang Aishida Electric Co Ltd * Says it signs agreement to acquire 51 percent stake inZhejiang Qianjiang Robot Co Ltd Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2cRYA66 Further company coverage: (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)
The founders believe that the product’s data science and design approach will set it apart from existing solutions Locating a vacant parking lot in an urban jungle such as Singapore can cause even the most mild-mannered person to burst a blood vessel. Just last weekend, my friend drove me to Changi Village
By Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Pracha Hariraksapitak BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand is investigating four suspected cases of Zika-related microcephaly in three babies and a 36-week old unborn baby, the public health minister said on Tuesday, in what could be the first cases of Zika-linked microcephaly in
(This version of the September 26th story has been refiled to add dropped word "social" in paragraph 11) BERLIN (Reuters) - Justice Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday the German government could take legal action against Facebook and other social media groups if they do not intensify their
A Chinese user of the Samsung Note 7 said Tuesday his device exploded while charging, raising fears of fresh battery issues hitting the South Korean company's phones after a massive recall. The news comes after Samsung was forced to recall 2.5 million Note 7 handsets shipped to the US, South Korea
You might have noticed a new birthday doodle from Google Tuesday as the internet search engine turns 18. Designed by Gerben Steenks, one of the team's illustrators -- better known as doodlers at Google HQ -- Tuesday'ss logo celebrates the company's coming of age with the Google "G"
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Domestic smartphone-maker Intex technologies on Tuesday launched a new device with 3D-content functionality and in-house feature at Rs 4,699.
Before we begin our shootout, let us answer the question on what is the mark of a prosumer camera? You may recall that we put the Canon EOS 80D and the Sony A6300 against each other here, and that we’ve done a hands-on with the Nikon D500 here, so this article really pits all three against one another
LONDRES (AP) — Expertos en seguridad de información temen que el botín récord de datos de contraseñas en Yahoo pueda utilizarse para abrir cerraduras en toda clase de servicios y sitios web.
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Hundreds of Vietnamese fishermen have filed claims seeking compensation from a Taiwanese steel company that acknowledged its toxic chemicals caused a massive fish kill, a local priest helping the fishermen said Tuesday.
Samsung Electronics Co said on Tuesday it has got back more than 60 percent of recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones sold in South Korea and the United States, suggesting it is making progress in its attempts to recover from the crisis. In a statement, Samsung said it was focused on replacing all affected
Google, a unit of Alphabet Inc, said on Tuesday it launched Google Station in India, a service that aims to deepen its reach across the country, as the search giant seeks to bring more people on to its Google platform. Under the service, Google will roll-out Wi-Fi hot spots in places frequented by a
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) "Selfies" have come of age and smartphone makers the world over are building devices that help users record the best-looking self-portraits in a jiffy. Here is what works for the device: The smartphone sports a metal body design, giving it a premium look and feel
Sept 27 (Reuters) - Nokia Corp : * Says China Unicom expands partnership with Nokia for highcapacity metro core routers to cover 10 provincesSource text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New York firm hopes to be the first in the world to install skill-based slot machines on casino floors in which the main determining factor in how much a player can win is his or her ability to play the game.
Sept 27 (Reuters) - Shenzhen Huiding Technology Co Ltd * Says it sets IPO price at 19.42 yuan ($2.91) per share,aiming to raise 873.9 million yuan Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2dnCy0b($1 = 6.6694 Chinese yuan renminbi) (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)
The app is meant to provide users with an every day diagnosis so minor sub-health conditions can be diagnosed Marrying the age-old concepts of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) with modern technology, a Singapore startup is developing a health-monitoring mobile app based on TCM concepts for everyday