LOS ANGELES AT&T is betting its purchase of Time Warner Inc will give the company an edge in winning subscribers for its live internet television package, a new front in media that is about to become crowded by technology players.
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NEW YORK AT&T Inc's upcoming DirecTV Now online video service will cost $35 per month, including mobile streaming costs, and target viewers who shun pay-television subscriptions, Chief Executive Randall Stephenson said on Tuesday.
SAN FRANCISCO General Motors Co and International Business Machines Corp on Tuesday said they would combine IBM's artificial intelligence software Watson with the carmaker's OnStar system in order to market services to drivers in their vehicles.
HONG KONG/BOSTON Up to 10,000 webcams will be recalled in the aftermath of a cyber attack that blocked access last week to some of the world's biggest websites, Chinese manufacturer Hangzhou Xiongmai Technology Co told Reuters on Tuesday.
SINGAPORE Some start-ups are taking on one of air travel's last undisrupted bastions - the economy-class cabin. While first and business class travelers have long enjoyed comfort upgrades, there's been less attention to innovation at the rear of the plane. "We want to make travel memorable and comfortable for all of us, not just the top 1 percent," Alireza Yaghoubi, founder of Singapore-based AirGo, told a recent start-up conference to pitch his superlight economy-class seat. H
NEW YORK Artificial intelligence programs have beaten chess masters and TV quiz show champions. Next up: stock market cheats.
- City of London calls for post-Brexit banking rules that aid competitiveness
- May had warned Brexit could cause businesses to exit UK - Guardian
- Asia stocks slide on Wall Street losses, oil drops on inventory rise
- Carney says cannot ignore 'fairly substantial' sterling drop
- UK firms' confidence halves after Brexit, London region suffers - survey
- Apple's holiday surprise - big sales, not so big profits
- Toyota to recall 5.8 million cars in Japan, China, Europe over Takata airbags
- Oil prices drop as concerns over global fuel glut re-emerge
- Hyundai Motor third-quarter profit slides for 11th straight quarter, misses estimates
- BOJ set to hold fire, Kuroda may miss price goal during his tenure