U.S. House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing to take testimony from Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc’s YouTube unit and Twitter Inc on whether social media companies are filtering content for political reasons, the committee chairman said.
As the United States ramps up import tariffs and long-date U.S Treasury debt yields remain low, stocks in so-called defensive sectors may have room to run higher in price, even though expectations for the currently quarterly earnings seasons are high.
Employees at several of the world’s biggest technology companies have been exercising newfound political power where they work, pushing their bosses on business ethics with help from established and fledgling nonprofit groups.
U.S. stock index futures dropped sharply on Wednesday after the United States threatened tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, dampening hopes of a compromise on trade.
Bike sharing service Lime said it raised $335 million from a group of investors including ride-sharing firm Uber Technologies Inc and Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O).
House Republicans sent letters on Monday to the chief executives of Apple and Alphabet asking questions about location data and mobile phone privacy practices and the handling of customer data.
Pinera said that he plans to meet with chief executives of Amazon and Alphabet to enlist their support for helping the South American nation make technological progress.
Pinera said he plans to talk with several tech leaders at the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference in Idaho next week as part of his July 6-11 international tour.
Google’s delayed entry into a consortium of advertising technology companies has spoiled the members’ push to comply with a new European privacy law, sources said.
The total market capitalisation of the top 100 global companies has increased by 15 per cent since last year to USD 20 trillion, as the US retained the leading position with 54 companies in the list, says a survey.
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