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Daimler and Qualcomm to develop in-car tech, wireless charging
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Carmaker Daimler on Saturday announced a partnership with mobile technologies company Qualcomm Inc. to explore wireless recharging of mobile phones in cars as well as recharging of electric cars without cables.
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BlackBerry cuts jobs worldwide as it consolidates businesses
(Reuters) - Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd is cutting jobs across the world, the company said on Friday, as it consolidates its software, hardware and applications business.
23 May 2015 01:23 - Share
Microsoft, Salesforce talks fell through on pricing: CNBC
(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp and Inc held "significant talks" this spring but failed to agree on a price, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
22 May 2015 18:46 - Share
Founder of Facebook's Oculus hit with lawsuit
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The founder of virtual reality glasses maker Oculus VR Inc, acquired by Facebook Inc for $2 billion, has been accused of taking confidential information he learned while working with another company and passing it off as his own, according to a lawsuit filed this week.
22 May 2015 19:12 - Share
Intelligence Agency: opening up to a changing world
SPRINGFIELD, Va. (Reuters) - Much about the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency remains classified, but the U.S. spy agency that maps and analyzes the earth is opening up more than ever, from sharing computer source code on a public website to tapping new sources of intelligence.
23 May 2015 01:20 - Share
Contest for Nokia's HERE seen as a three-way race
NECKARSULM, Germany (Reuters) - The contest for Nokia's maps business has become a three-way race between German carmakers, a consortium including Uber and Baidu, and a third group including China's Tencent and Navinfo, people familiar with the process said.
22 May 2015 16:31 - Share
Adult online dating site reports data security breach of member information
(Reuters) - An online dating site for adults seeking sexual trysts has been hacked, potentially compromising the personal information of some of its 64 million members, the company said on Friday.
23 May 2015 01:34 - Share
U.S. moves to facilitate social media in Crimea
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department on Friday authorized American businesses and individuals to facilitate personal communications over the Internet like social media, instant messaging and photo sharing in Crimea, annexed by Russia from Ukraine last year.
22 May 2015 17:13 - Share
French court sets rules for alternative taxis such as Uber
PARIS (Reuters) - France's highest administrative court on Friday approved two out of three main restrictions on private chauffeured vehicle services such as Uber that were introduced last year after complaints from traditional cab drivers of unfair competition.
22 May 2015 15:32 - Share
Uber in talks with banks for $1 billion credit facility: WSJ
(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc is seeking a $1 billion credit line from banks, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
22 May 2015 05:34 - Share
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