HERE0:4

U.S.

Uber-Waymo trial delayed as U.S. judge raises prospect of 'cover-up'
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc withheld evidence in a lawsuit filed by Alphabet Inc’s Waymo, a U.S. judge said on Tuesday, delaying a trial to give Waymo time to review a letter alleging that Uber trained employees to steal trade secrets and hide their tracks.

45
Like
Save
U.S. Supreme Court weighs major digital privacy case
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday takes up a major test of privacy rights in the digital age as it weighs whether police must obtain warrants to get data on the past locations of criminal suspects using cellphone data from wireless providers.

22
Like
Save
Bitcoin exchange bitFlyer launches in U.S.
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

(Reuters) – Tokyo-based bitFlyer will launch a virtual currency exchange platform in the United States, the bitcoin exchange operator said on Tuesday.

43
Like
Save
U.S. judge says Uber withheld evidence, gives Waymo time to investigate
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc withheld evidence in a high-profile lawsuit filed by Alphabet Inc’s Waymo, a U.S. judge said on Tuesday, dealing a new blow to the most valuable U.S. private company as it tries to complete a multibillion-dollar stock sale.

25
Like
Save
Internet businesses ask U.S. to keep net neutrality rules
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – AirBnb, Reddit, Shutterstock, Inc, Tumblr, Etsy , Twitter and a long list of small internet companies urged the Federal Communications Commission on Monday to scrap a plan to roll back net neutrality rules.

14
Like
Save
Siemens, Trimble, Moody's breached by Chinese hackers, U.S. charges
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

PITTSBURGH, Pa./NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors have charged three Chinese nationals affiliated with a cyber security company in China with hacking into Siemens AG, Trimble Inc and Moody’s Analytics to steal business secrets.

12
Like
Save
Shared self-driving cars could slash demand for U.S. sedans: study
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

DETROIT (Reuters) – Ride services using self-driving vehicles could slash by more than half demand for owner-driven sedans in the United States by 2030, according to a study released Monday by consulting firm KPMG that used cellphone data to map commuter travel in three large U.S. cities.

19
Like
Save
Canadian charged in Yahoo hacking case to plead guilty in U.S.
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

(Reuters) – A Canadian accused by the United States of helping Russian intelligence agents break into email accounts as part of a massive 2014 breach of Yahoo accounts is expected to plead guilty next week, according to court records.

33
Like
Save
U.S. prosecutors' letter spurred orders in self-driving car lawsuit
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The judge overseeing a lawsuit between Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] and Alphabet Inc’s Waymo self-driving car unit issued a series of orders this week, prompted by information shared with him by the U.S. Department of Justice.

48
Like
Save