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Republican senators push FCC to act on Trump social media order

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Four Republican U.S. senators on Tuesday urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to review whether to revise liability protections for internet companies...

WhatsApp, PayPal invest in Indonesian super app Gojek

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) messaging platform WhatsApp and PayPal Holdings Inc (PYPL.O) on Wednesday said they have invested in payment, food delivery and...

Trump’s push to regulate social media faces uphill battle at FCC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to regulate social media companies’ content decisions may face an uphill battle from regulators who have previously...

Trump’s social media regulation push faces key hurdle at the FCC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to regulate social media companies’ content decisions may face an uphill battle from regulators who have previously...

Alibaba extends its reach in China as coronavirus outbreak opens doors

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is emerging as one of China’s biggest corporate winners of the coronavirus crisis, gaining the opportunity to expand...

Alibaba’s sales surge as people shop online during lockdown

(Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Friday reported forecast-beating fourth-quarter revenues and profits, as more people shopped online for essentials because of the coronavirus...

Swiss soldiers pick up smartphones to fight COVID-19

CHAMBLON, Switzerland (Reuters) – In the battle against coronavirus, Swiss soldiers are using smartphones to test a new contact tracing application that could prevent infections...

Germany flips to Apple-Google approach on smartphone contact tracing

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany changed course on Sunday over which type of smartphone technology it wanted to use to trace coronavirus infections, backing an approach...

Germany flips on smartphone contact tracing, backs Apple and Google

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany changed course on Sunday over which type of smartphone technology it wanted to use to trace coronavirus infections, backing an approach...

France, Germany in standoff with Silicon Valley on contact tracing

PARIS/BERLIN (Reuters) – A standoff between the two largest nations in the European Union and Silicon Valley escalated on Friday as Apple and Google rebuffed...

U.S. judge puts Amazon challenge to Pentagon JEDI contract on hold

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Friday put on hold a suit by Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) challenging the Pentagon’s decision to award a $10...

European coronavirus app platform gains traction with governments

BERLIN (Reuters) – A European technology platform to support smartphone apps that can help trace people at risk of infection by the new coronavirus is...

German tech startups plead for European approach to corona tracing app

BERLIN (Reuters) – Europe should not cede its sovereignty to Silicon Valley when it comes to using technology to help trace those at risk of...

As delivery workers emerge as frontline soldiers, India’s government warms to e-commerce

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Three days after India imposed a nationwide lockdown, Devender Singh revved up his motorcycle to deliver meat and eggs to customers...

Zoom hires ex-Facebook security chief as Google bans desktop app

(Reuters) – Zoom Video Communications Inc has tapped former Facebook security chief Alex Stamos as an adviser as safety and privacy concerns about its fast-growing...

Zoom hires former Facebook security chief as Google bans desktop app

(Reuters) – Zoom Video Communications Inc has tapped former Facebook security chief Alex Stamos as an adviser to improve the privacy and security of its...

Zoom hires former Facebook security chief to beef up privacy, safety

(Reuters) – Zoom Video Communications Inc has tapped former Facebook security chief Alex Stamos as an adviser and set up an advisory board to improve...

Zoom shares slip over security concerns, rising competition

(Reuters) – Shares of Zoom Video Communications Inc (ZM.O) fell 8% on Monday, adding to their sharp declines in the past few days, as the...