Qualcomm says China virus threatens phone industry disruption
(This February 5 story corrects number of 5G license agreements in paragraph 16) By Stephen Nellis and Munsif Vengattil (Reuters) – Chip maker Qualcomm Inc <QCOM.O> said on Wednesday that the coronavirus outbreak in China poses a potential threat to the mobile phone industry, with a possible impact on manufacturing and sales. The comments by […]
Angela Merkel: Departing German leader looks forward to leisure time without political distractions
Angela Merkel has said she is looking forward to enjoying some leisure time after 16 years as Germany’s chancellor. Ms Merkel has led her country through a number of crises, including the global financial collapse, and the coronavirus pandemic. But she announced in 2018 that she would not run in the elections that took place […]
Big Tech faces additional pressure from private antitrust lawsuits.
Private lawsuits are adding to the mounting legal pressure on Big Tech companies. Already, more than 10 suits echoing government antitrust cases have been filed against Google, Facebook or both in recent months. Many of them lean on evidence unearthed by the government investigations, writes David McCabe for The New York Times. If successful, the […]