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Facebook launches fact-checking service on WhatsApp in Italy to fight coronavirus hoaxes

Facebook Inc. introduced a service in Italy to check the precision of the information on coronavirus circulating on its messaging platform WhatsApp, the U.S....

Amazon entices warehouse employees to grocery unit with higher pay

Amazon com Inc is using higher pay to hire its warehouse employees to pick and pack Whole Foods groceries amid rising demand and a...

Microsoft to divest AnyVision stake, end face recognition investing

Microsoft Corp on Friday stated it would offer its stake in AnyVision, an Israeli facial recognition start-up, and stated it no longer would make...

Apple’s factories are running, but suppliers wary about iPhone demand

As China resumes its economy after months of lockdown, Apple Inc's ( AAPL.O) iPhone factories are mostly up and running. But with the coronavirus...

UK broadband providers lift data caps during coronavirus crisis

Britain's big telecoms providers have agreed to remove all data caps on fixed-line broadband services that have become a lifeline for people isolated at...

U.S. prepares crackdown on Huawei’s global chip supply according to sources

Senior officials in the Trump administration agreed to new steps to restrict the global supply of chips to China's Huawei Technologies, sources acquainted with...

SoftBank to raise $41 billion to expand share buyback, cut debt

On Monday, SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) stated it is monetizing or selling up to 4.5 trillion yen ($41 billion) in properties to redeem 2...

Instagram to remove coronavirus related content from recommendations

On Tuesday, Facebook Inc's Instagram stated it would remove coronavirus-related content and accounts from recommendations and its "explore" alternative unless posted by or...