Forrester identifies concerns at the forefront of mobile banking

Forrester Research has released a report analyzing 13 different mobile banking apps across EMEA on user experience and functionality, concluding that Intesa Sanpaolo and BBVA lead in both accessibility and efficiency. Forrester reviewed smartphone apps from both neobanks and prominent retail bankers, including ABN AMRO, Banca Mediolanum, Barclays, BBVA, Commerzbank, Intesa Sanpaolo, mBank, Nordea, Revolut, … Read more

European stocks eye weekly gains as defensives, tech shine

The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, June 23, 2022. REUTERS/Staff Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register STOXX 600 set to break 3-week losing streak Tech stocks lead morning gains Zalando plunges after profit warning June 24 (Reuters) – European stocks rose on … Read more

Amazon has a plan to make Alexa mimic anyone’s voice

Amazon’s DOT Alexa device is shown inside a house in this picture illustration taken October 1, 2021. REUTERS/Mike Blake/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LAS VEGAS, June 22 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) wants to give customers the chance to make Alexa, the company’s voice assistant, sound just like their grandmother … Read more

Global tech on edge as WTO weighs e-commerce tariffs

Optical fiber cables for internet providers are seen running into a Enel Group server room in Perugia, Italy, June 23, 2017. Picture taken June 23, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi/File Photo/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register GENEVA, June 15 (Reuters) – The global technology industry is pressing the World Trade Organization to … Read more

Climate tech firm Turntide hits ‘unicorn’ status after $ 80 mln funding

A Proterra Catalyst BE35 electric bus and CNG (compressed natural gas) buses are seen at an LA City Transportation Department (LADOT) DASH transit bus maintenance facility in downtown Los Angeles, California, US, August 21, 2021. REUTERS/Bing Guan/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register New investors include OGCI Climate Investments SDCL Energy … Read more

Wall St jumps with tech, energy; Target news weighs on retailers

Target’s margin cut hits some retail stocks Kohl’s climbs on sale talks with Franchise Group Indexes: Dow up 0.8%, S&P 500 up 1%, Nasdaq up 0.9% NEW YORK, June 7 (Reuters) – US stocks rallied late on Tuesday to end higher for a second straight day as technology and energy shares gained, while Target Corp’s … Read more

EU agrees single mobile charging port in blow to Apple

BRUSSELS, June 7 (Reuters) – Apple (AAPL.O) will have to change the connector on iPhones sold in Europe by 2024 after EU countries and lawmakers agreed on Tuesday to a single mobile charging port for mobile phones, tablets and cameras in a world first. The political intervention, which the European Commission said would make life … Read more

Euronext seeks to create European tech profile

The Euronext logo is seen at the financial and business district of La Defense, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Paris, France, November 10, 2020. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 7 (Reuters) – Euronext set out on Tuesday a new technology leaders segment … Read more

T-Mobile launches 5G products to compete with Verizon, AT&T for business clients

A T-Mobile logo is seen on the storefront door of a store in Manhattan, New York, US, April 30, 2018. REUTERS / Shannon Stapleton Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register STOCKHOLM, May 23 (Reuters) – T-Mobile (TMUS.O) on Monday launched a suite of 5G products to lure business customers and capture some … Read more

Ericsson, Deutsche Telekom harness wind power for mobile masts as energy costs soar

Ericsson logo is seen at its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden June 14, 2018. REUTERS / Olof Swahnberg / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 23 (Reuters) – Ericsson (ERICb.ST) and Deutsche Telekom (DTEGn.DE) are harnessing the power of the wind and the sun at an energy-hungry 5G mobile site … Read more