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

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

Australian banks enter tech arms race as rising rates squeeze profit

Australian banks enter tech arms race as rising rates squeeze profit

SYDNEY, May 18 (Reuters) – The 10 -minute home loan – at the tap of a smartphone screen – is emerging as the next frontier in Australian banking as rising interest rates quash a pandemic -fueled property boom, eating into mortgage income and renewing focus on cost-cutting tech. The Big Four lenders booked blockbuster profit … Read more

China Vice Premier Liu soothes tech firms, supports overseas listings

China Vice Premier Liu soothes tech firms, supports overseas listings

China’s Vice Premier Liu He exits the office of the US Trade Representative following a morning round of negotiations on the second day of last ditch trade talks in Washington, US, May 10, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, May 17 (Reuters) – Chinese Vice -Premier Liu He … Read more

Google’s second try at computer glasses translate conversations in real time

Google’s second try at computer glasses translate conversations in real time

May 11 (Reuters)-The science-fiction is harder to see in Google’s second try at glasses with a built-in computer. A decade after the debut of Google Glass, a nubby, sci-fi-looking pair of specs that filmed what wearers saw but raised concerns about privacy and received low marks for design, the Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) unit on Wednesday … Read more

Big Tech data harvesting comes under fire by world central bank group

Big Tech data harvesting comes under fire by world central bank group

LONDON, May 5 (Reuters) – A paper published by the world’s main central bank umbrella group, the BIS, has called for individuals and firms to be given more control over the data collected on them by social media and other Big Tech firms and banks . The boom in internet-enabled mobile phones, apps and other … Read more

Apple hit with EU antitrust charge over mobile payments technology

Apple hit with EU antitrust charge over mobile payments technology

BRUSSELS, May 2 (Reuters) – Apple faces a possible hefty fine and may have to open its mobile payment system to competitors after EU antitrust regulators charged the iPhone maker with restricting rivals’ access to its technology used for mobile wallets. This marks the second EU charge against Apple after EU regulators last year accused … Read more

Spanish prime minister’s mobile phone infected by Pegasus spyware, govt says

Spanish prime minister’s mobile phone infected by Pegasus spyware, govt says

MADRID, May 2 (Reuters) – Spanish authorities have detected “Pegasus” spyware in the mobile phones of Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and Defense Minister Margarita Robles, the government minister for the presidency, Felix Bolanos, said on Monday. Bolanos told a news conference Sanchez’s phone was infected in May 2021 and at least one data leak occurred … Read more