Technology

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Europe’s biggest technology company SAP (SAPG.DE) expects profit margins to flatten out during the fourth quarter after three years of declines, with improving margins to begin to show up in 2018, Chief Financial Officer Luka Mucic said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: SAP logo at SAP headquarters in Walldorf, Germany, January 24, 2017.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – About 15 percent of U.S. federal agencies have reported some trace of Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab software on their systems, a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) official told Congress on Tuesday. The logo of Russia’s Kaspersky Lab is on displayat the company’s office in Moscow, Russia October 27, 2017. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Jeanette Manfra,
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google in the last few months has begun removing from YouTube extremist videos that do not depict violence or preach hate, YouTube said on Monday, a major policy shift as social media companies face increasing pressure from governments. FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed YouTube icon is seen in front of
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bitcoin, whose value has fluctuated significantly this month, remains a “speculative” investment that thrives because of its anonymous nature, BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Monday. Laurence Fink, founder and chief executive officer of BlackRock, Inc. speaks during the Reuters Global Investment Outlook Summit in New York, U.S.,
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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Alibaba (BABA.N), the Chinese e-commerce giant, said its Singles’ Day sales surged past last year’s total just after midday Saturday, hitting a record $18 billion, pointing to a likely giant haul for the world’s biggest shopping event. Once a celebration for China’s lonely hearts, Singles’ Day has become an annual 24-hour extravaganza
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(Reuters) – Equifax Inc on Friday issued a fourth-quarter profit outlook that fell short of Wall Street expectations, saying the massive breach of its consumer data earlier this year would hurt sales and result in costs of $60 million to $75 million during the period. Credit reporting company Equifax Inc. corporate offices are pictured in
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HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finland’s Terrafame nickel mine is planning to start producing material for electric vehicle batteries by 2020, the company said on Friday. FILE PHOTO – A general view of Talvivaara’s nickel mine in Sotkamo January 16, 2013, in this picture provided by Lehtikuva. REUTERS/Kimmo Rauatmaa/Lehtikuva The mine, formerly known as Talvivaara, has been
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(Reuters) – Online lender Social Finance Inc said on Thursday it is pulling back from expanding into Australia and Canada as previously planned, choosing instead to focus on improving its core lending products like student loans and mortgages in its home market. The San Francisco-based company will also drop its plans to push into asset
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. antitrust regulators believe that AT&T Inc’s proposed acquisition of Time Warner Inc (TWX.N) would raise costs for rival entertainment distributors and stifle innovation, a Department of Justice official told Reuters on Thursday. The AT&T logo is seen on a store in Golden, Colorado United States July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking Allaying
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