China is increasing pressure on technology with draft online advertising rules

China is increasing pressure on technology with draft online advertising rules

SHANGHAI, NOVEMBER 26 (Reuters) – China’s market regulator on Friday proposed new rules that would increase the monitoring of online advertising, including stipulating that ads must not affect normal Internet use or mislead users. Authorities in China have tightened regulation across a number of industries this year with an emphasis on technology. Search giant Baidu … Read more

Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo is falling after revenue loss

The Pinduoduo logo can be seen in this illustration photo taken on July 17, 2018. REUTERS / Thomas White / Illustration Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up BEIJING, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – US-listed shares of Pinduoduo Inc (PDD.O) fell as much as 18% in early trading on Friday after the … Read more

From cruise operators to airlines: ‘Reopening’ stocks fall due to various fears

November 26 (Reuters) – Companies benefiting from this year’s economic reopening, including AMC Entertainment, United Airlines and Carnival Corp, were hit on Friday by fears that a possibly vaccine-resistant coronavirus variant could ruin their recovery . The variant, discovered in South Africa, prompted more countries to tighten border controls and investors across the globe to … Read more

A former Apple employee inspires the state of Washington to take action to curb NDAs

The Apple Inc logo will be displayed outside the company’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, USA on June 13, 2016. REUTERS / Stephen Lam Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 24 (Reuters) – A former Apple Inc (AAPL.O) employee who had filed a whistleblower … Read more

Wall Street ends higher; Nvidia increase offsets Nordstrom, Gap slide

Nordstrom, Gap falls on weak earnings The Core PCE index rises in October Real estate is a leader among the S&P 500 sectors Nov 24 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended higher on Wednesday, lifted by gains in Nvidia and other technology stocks, while Gap and Nordstrom shares fell after weak quarterly reports. Nordstrom fell 29% … Read more

Apple is suing the NSO Group, saying U.S. citizens were targets

Nov 23 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said on Tuesday that it has filed a lawsuit against Israeli cyber company NSO Group and its parent company OSY Technologies for allegedly monitoring and targeting US Apple users with their Pegasus spyware. The iPhone maker said it is also seeking to ban the NSO Group from using … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Major Toshiba shareholder opposes breach, urges board of directors to solicit bids

The logo of Toshiba Corp. seen next to a traffic signal on top of a building in Tokyo, Japan November 9, 2021. REUTERS / Issei Kato Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TOKYO, Nov. 24 (Reuters) – Toshiba Corps (6502.T)’s second-largest shareholder protested Wednesday against the Japanese conglomerate’s plan to … Read more

FCAS, Tempest Fighter Programs Will Merge – Italy’s Air Force Chief

Two Eurofighters from the Spanish Air Force are seen during the flight during Ocean Sky 2021 Military Exercise for advanced air-to-air training in the southern airspace of the Canary Islands, Spain, October 21, 2021. REUTERS / Borja Suarez / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up MILAN, November 23 … Read more

Spotify launches ‘Netflix Hub’ on its app to attract fans

The Spotify logo will be displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, USA, on May 3, 2018. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up Nov 23 (Reuters) – Music streaming platform Spotify Technology (SPOT.N) … Read more

‘Black Friday’ pulls through November amid tight US stocks

CHICAGO, Nov. 23 (Reuters) – Facing scarce stocks at the end of the year and labor shortages make retailers “Black Friday” a month-long event. Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, said Monday it had already launched “Black Friday” discounts, such as $ 30 off AirPods and KidKraft dollhouses. Walmart, whose stores will be closed on Thanksgiving … Read more