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Day: January 11, 2019

Google Backed on Limiting Search Results Over Right to Be Forgotten

A senior adviser to the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has backed Google’s legal bid to limit individuals’ “right to be forgotten” to searches in Europe. Google sought to limit the law’s scope, after France asked for it to be extended globally. The law lets people ask Google to remove information deemed “inaccurate, inadequate, irrelevant […]

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Apple Cuts Current-Quarter Production Plan for New iPhones by 10 Percent: Nikkei

Apple Inc , which slashed its quarterly sales forecast last week, has reduced planned production for its three new iPhone models by about 10 percent for the January-March quarter, the Nikkei Asian Review reported on Wednesday. That rare forecast cut exposed weakening iPhone demand in China, the world’s biggest smartphone market, where a slowing economy […]

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A Reuters Analysis Found that Automakers Are Investing at Least $300 Billion in Electric Vehicles

Global automakers are planning an unprecedented level of spending to develop and procure batteries and electric vehicles over the next five to 10 years, with a significant portion of their budgets targeted at China, according to a Reuters analysis of public data released by those companies. Automakers’ plans to spend at least $300 billion on […]

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Amazon to Double Down on Gaming with New Streaming Device

Amazon is now developing its own streamed gaming service, according to its sources. It’s already talking with publishers to stream their titles on the platform, and it aims to launch it next year. A streamed gaming service from Amazon not only would complement what Amazon is already offering in streamed media — which today includes […]

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Jeff Bezos Leaves $137 B on The Line without Prenup in Divorce

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, who announced they are divorcing after 25 years of marriage, did not have a prenuptial agreement — meaning they will divide their gargantuan fortune equally, according to a report on Thursday, Bezos, 54 — who sits at the top of Forbes’ world billionaires ranking with a real-time […]

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Cambridge Analytica Parent Firm SCL Elections Fined Over Data Refusal

Cambridge Analytica’s parent company SCL Elections Ltd has been fined £15,000 plus costs for failing to hand over the personal data of a US citizen. The case was brought by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), after a complaint filed by Prof David Carroll, who is a US citizen. He was one of millions of people […]

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Tata Consultancy Highlights Strong Deal Pipeline, After Record Quarter

Tata Consultancy Services Ltd , India’s top software services exporter, on Thursday reported a record quarterly profit helped by gains in its key banking, financial services and insurance (BSFI) division and said it was well positioned for 2019 with a strong pipeline of client orders. TCS, considered the crown jewel of the salt-to-autos Tata Group, […]

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