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Kaspersky Lab asks court to overturn U.S. government software ban
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WASHINGTON/TORONTO (Reuters) – Moscow-based security software maker Kaspersky Lab said on Monday it has asked a U.S. federal court to overturn a Trump administration ban on use of its products in government networks, saying the move deprived the company of due process.

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U.S. says North Korea 'directly responsible' for 'WannaCry' cyber attack
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North Korea is “directly responsible” for the so-called WannaCry cyber attack that crippled hospitals, banks and other companies across the globe earlier this year, a senior White House official said on Monday.

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Biney makes history at U.S. short track trials
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Maame Biney, 17, became the first black woman to qualify for a U.S. Olympic speedskating team with a pair of victories in the 500 meters on Saturday.

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U.S. Justice Department, AT&T settlement talks failed: court filing
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice and AT&T Inc have held unsuccessful settlement talks over the wireless and pay-TV company’s bid to buy movie and TV show maker Time Warner Inc , the two sides said in a court filing on Friday.

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EU court rejects U.S. intervention in Apple's Irish $15 billion tax case
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Europe’s second-highest court has rejected a request from the U.S. government to intervene in Apple’s challenge against an EU order to pay back taxes of up to 13 billion euros ($15.3 billion) because it failed to prove a direct interest in the outcome of the case.

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After U.S. decision, France says will continue to defend net neutrality
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PARIS (Reuters) – France will continue to defend “net neutrality” irrespective of what other countries may do, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Friday, after a United States commission voted to ditch rules on the issue.

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U.S. internet rule change leaves major streaming companies unscathed for now
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Behind your video stream of a hit like “Stranger Things” is a complicated array of technology and business relationships that will not change very much, at least in the short term, as a result of this week’s repeal of U.S. regulations on internet traffic, industry insiders say.

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U.S. panel urges regulators to monitor financial innovation risks
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. regulatory panel on Thursday called for watchdogs to closely monitor risks created by financial innovation, warning that “fintech” and virtual currencies such as bitcoin threaten to disrupt the traditional financial services industry.

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U.S. regulators ditch net neutrality rules as legal battles loom
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines on Thursday to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape.

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