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Equifax nears deal to pay about $700 million to settle U.S. data breach probes: WSJ

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 17:02
Credit reporting company Equifax Inc is close to a deal to pay around $700 million to settle data breach probes with U.S. regulators and states, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.
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White House to host meeting with tech executives on Huawei ban: sources

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:28
U.S. officials including Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow will host a meeting at the White House on Monday of semiconductor and software executives to discuss the U.S.

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Four Republican lawmakers ask Trump to move forward with $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 14:44
Four Republican members of U.S. Congress, including House Armed Services Committee ranking member Mac Thornberry, sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Thursday urging him to move forward with a $10 billion cloud contract with the Defense Department.
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Confusion builds over U.S. ban on Chinese surveillance technology

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 12:49
Contractors who buy and install Hikvision and Dahua surveillance systems told U.S. officials on Friday that an ambiguous law that bans purchases from the two Chinese companies could harm their businesses.
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Trump tells France's Macron U.S. concerned with proposed digital services tax

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 11:53
U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday and expressed concerns about the country's proposed digital services tax, the White House said.
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Four U.S. lawmakers ask Trump to move forward with $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 10:50
Four members of U.S. Congress, including House Armed Services Committee ranking member Mac Thornberry, sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Thursday urging him to move forward with a $10 billion cloud contract with the Department of Defense.
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UK delay on Huawei 5G decision harming ties, lawmakers say

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 08:24
A powerful committee of British lawmakers on Friday urged the next prime minister to decide quickly on the role China's Huawei will have in next-generation 5G telecommunications networks to avert more damage to Britain's international relations.
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Fed's Bullard sees cryptocurrencies shifting U.S. financial system

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 08:23
Cryptocurrencies are changing the U.S. currency system in ways that may facilitate illegal activity and instability in prices, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Friday.
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Italy's watchdog says single network controlled by TIM would be 'backward step'

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 07:39
A single network entity controlled by Italy's former monopoly phone group Telecom Italia (TIM) would be a "backward step", the country's communication watchdog chief Angelo Cardani said on Friday.
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Russian lawmakers propose making local software mandatory on smartphones

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 06:48
Russian lawmakers want to make it a legal requirement for all smartphones, computers and smart TV sets sold in Russia to come pre-installed with certain Russian software in a bid to support domestic software producers, according to a draft bill.
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Britain to cut Huawei decision from telecoms review: sources

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 05:53
Britain plans to publish the results of a long-awaited telecoms supply chain review next week without a decision on the use of equipment made by China's Huawei in future 5G networks, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
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China's intelligence law looms over EU 5G safeguards: official

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 04:54
The European Union cannot ignore China's National Intelligence Law, which requires Chinese citizens to support state information-gathering, as Brussels seeks rules for super-fast mobile networks, a senior EU official said on Friday.
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Britain's delay on Huawei 5G decision harming international ties: UK lawmakers

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 02:37
Britain's new prime minister must urgently make a decision on the role China's Huawei will have in next-generation 5G networks as the ongoing debate is damaging international relations, a powerful committee of British lawmakers said on Friday.
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Toyota, China's BYD team up to develop battery EVs

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 02:12
Toyota Motor said it would develop battery electric vehicles (EVs) and batteries with BYD Co Ltd, in a sign it was ramping up partnerships with Chinese players as planned to build affordable EVs for the world's top auto market.
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SoftBank raises $270 million via Seoul unit for early-stage investments

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 01:51
SoftBank Group Corp said on Friday its Seoul-based venture capital unit focusing on early-stage investments has raised a 317 billion won ($270 million) fund.
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Oyo founder to buy back $2 billion worth stake in SoftBank-backed Indian co

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 01:45
Indian hospitality startup Oyo Founder Ritesh Agarwal raised his stake in the company with a $2 billion buyback, in a move that will bring his ownership closer to biggest investor SoftBank Corp .
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ITV, BBC to offer BritBox at 6 pounds per month in UK

Reuters Technology News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 01:37
(Reuters - British broadcasters ITV and the BBC said on Friday they would launch streaming service BritBox in the UK at nearly 6 pounds ($7.51) per month, giving subscribers access to hit shows such as "Love Island", "Gentleman Jack" and "Coronation Street".
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Wirecard to handle card payments for ALDI supermarket chains

Reuters Technology News - Thu, 07/18/2019 - 22:28
Wirecard, the German payments company, said on Friday it had signed an agreement with supermarket chains ALDI Nord and ALDI Sued to process card payments at all their stores in the country.
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BMW, Tencent to open computing center in China for self-driving cars

Reuters Technology News - Thu, 07/18/2019 - 21:02
German automaker BMW and Chinese online gaming giant Tencent Holdings are teaming up to launch a computing center in China that will help develop self-driving cars in the world’s biggest auto market, the companies said on Friday.
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Netflix sinks on subscriber losses, analysts still see growth

Reuters Technology News - Thu, 07/18/2019 - 20:08
Wall Street brokerages stuck to a positive outlook on Netflix Inc on Thursday, betting that a strong content slate for the rest of 2019 would reverse shock second-quarter losses in U.S. subscribers that sank its stock price.
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