International Science & Technology News

  • newNYSE wins Uber, Pinterest listings: sources

    NYSE wins Uber, Pinterest listings: sources

    Uber Technologies Inc and Pinterest, two of the highest profile internet companies planning to go public this year, have picked the New York Stock Exchange as the venue for their stock listings, according to sources familiar with the matter.
    - 2 hours ago 22 Mar 19, 12:11am -
  • newFDA says cybersecurity vulnerabilities found in some Medtronic devices

    FDA says cybersecurity vulnerabilities found in some Medtronic devices

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday said cybersecurity vulnerabilities were identified in Medtronic Plc's implantable cardiac devices, clinic programmers, and home monitors.
    - 2 hours ago 22 Mar 19, 12:05am -
  • newNew York Times CEO warns publishers ahead of Apple news launch

    New York Times CEO warns publishers ahead of Apple news launch

    Apple Inc is expected to launch an ambitious new entertainment and paid digital news service on Monday, as the iPhone maker pushes back against streaming video leader Netflix Inc. But it likely will not feature the New York Times Co.
    - 4 hours ago 21 Mar 19, 10:54pm -
  • newTrump announces pick for U.S. chief technology officer

    Trump announces pick for U.S. chief technology officer

    U.S. President Donald Trump will nominate Michael Kratsios to be the country's chief technology officer, the White House said on Thursday, filling a role that had been vacant since the beginning of his administration.
    - 4 hours ago 21 Mar 19, 10:43pm -
  • newOslo to become first city to charge electric taxis over the air

    Oslo to become first city to charge electric taxis over the air

    Norway's capital Oslo will become the first city in the world to install wireless charging systems for electric taxis, hoping to make recharging quick and efficient enough to speed the takeup of non-polluting cabs.
    - 4 hours ago 21 Mar 19, 10:41pm -
  • newTesla sues former employees for allegedly stealing data, Autopilot source code

    Tesla sues former employees for allegedly stealing data, Autopilot source code

    Tesla Inc filed a lawsuit on Thursday against a former engineer at the company, claiming he copied the source code for its Autopilot technology before joining a Chinese self-driving car startup in January.
    - 4 hours ago 21 Mar 19, 10:06pm -
  • newGM to announce $300 million investment in Orion EV/AV plant

    GM to announce $300 million investment in Orion EV/AV plant

    General Motors Co will announce on Friday plans to invest $300 million in a suburban Detroit plant that builds electric and self-driving vehicles for Chevrolet and the automaker's self-driving Cruise unit, two people familiar with the plans said on T…
    - 5 hours ago 21 Mar 19, 9:10pm -
  • newNokia says it is not taking on new business in Iran

    Nokia says it is not taking on new business in Iran

    Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia does not plan to take on any new business in Iran in 2019, it said in its annual report on Thursday, citing difficulties in dealing with conflicting U.S. and European trade policies.
    - 5 hours ago 21 Mar 19, 9:02pm -
  • newGameStop names George Sherman as CEO

    GameStop names George Sherman as CEO

    GameStop Corp, the world's largest video game retailer, on Thursday named George Sherman as chief executive officer and member of its board, effective April 15.
    - 6 hours ago 21 Mar 19, 8:34pm -
  • newEU lawmakers to vote on copyright overhaul next Tuesday

    EU lawmakers to vote on copyright overhaul next Tuesday

    EU lawmakers will vote next Tuesday on whether to endorse an overhaul of the bloc's two-decade old copyright rules as Google and internet activists stepped up their criticism of a requirement to install copyright filters.
    - 7 hours ago 21 Mar 19, 7:03pm -