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Software pirates use Apple tech to put hacked apps on iPhones

14 Feb 2019

SAN FRANCISCO Software pirates have hijacked technology designed by Apple Inc to distribute hacked versions of Spotify, Angry Birds, Pokemon Go, Minecraft and other popular apps on iPhones, Reuters has found. | Video

IBM says Watson AI services will now work on any cloud

12 Feb 2019

SAN FRANCISCO IBM Corp announced on Tuesday that some of its Watson artificial intelligence services will now work on rival cloud computing providers as it seeks to win over customers that want greater flexibility in how they store and analyze data.

Google extends chip-making efforts to design hub Bengaluru

11 Feb 2019

SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc's Google has hired more than a dozen microchip engineers in Bengaluru, India, in recent months and plans to rapidly add more, according to LinkedIn profiles, job postings and two industry executives, as the search firm expands its program to design the guts of its devices internally.

Alphabet's higher spending worries investors, shares dip

05 Feb 2019

Alphabet Inc reported sharply higher fourth-quarter spending on video content, employees and facilities, worrying investors who sent the tech company's shares down about 3 percent after hours on Monday. | Video

UPDATE 2-Alphabet beats Wall St estimates, but spending worries investors

04 Feb 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 4 Alphabet Inc's fourth-quarter revenue and profit beat Wall Street's expectations on Monday but sharply higher spending, as it added data centers, cloud engineers and marketed its services heavily during the holidays, worried investors.

French regulator orders Google to review ads policies

01 Feb 2019

PARIS/SAN FRANCISCO France's competition regulator on Thursday ordered Alphabet Inc's Google to review its policies and procedures for blocking certain ads, saying that its actions against French firm Amadeus may have been anti-competitive.

Facebook keeps attracting digital ads, shares jump after hours

31 Jan 2019

Facebook Inc reported better-than-expected profit on Wednesday, showing that digital advertisers were still flocking to spend money on the service in order to reach customers even after a series of high profile embarrassments for the world's largest online social media network. | Video

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