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reuters.com - Reuters Editorial - EU seeks new powers to penalize tech giants: FT
EU seeks new powers to penalize tech giants: FT
Reuters

(Reuters) - The European Union wants to arm itself with new powers to penalize big technology companies, the Financial Times reported on Sunday. The proposed plan includes forcing tech giants to break up or sell some of their European operations if…

ft.com - Javier Espinoza and Sam Fleming in Brussels - EU seeks new powers to penalise tech giants
EU seeks new powers to penalise tech giants
Financial Times

The EU wants to arm itself with powerful new weapons against the big technology companies. These include forcing them to break up or sell some of their European operations if their market dominance is deemed to threaten the interests of customers…

chinadaily.com.cn - EU plans to penalize tech companies
EU plans to penalize tech companies
中国日报网

By JONATHAN POWELL in London | China Daily Global | Updated: 2020-09-21 01:35 Big tech companies may be penalized by the European Union under plans that might force them to break up or sell some of their European operations. The rules would come…

businessinsider.com - Martin Coulter - Lockdown, loneliness, and love machines: Economist Noreena Hertz's new book unpicks our troubled relationship with tech
Lockdown, loneliness, and love machines: Economist Noreena Hertz's new book unpicks our troubled relationship with tech
Business Insider

In her new book 'The Lonely Century', economist Noreena Hertz explores the relationship between loneliness, the rise of right-wing populism, and the growing demand for robot companions. Praised by Black Mirror creator Charlie Brooker as…

cnbc.com - Nyshka Chandran - Singapore's food tech startups are serving up lab-grown milk and 'fake' shrimp dumplings
Singapore's food tech startups are serving up lab-grown milk and 'fake' shrimp dumplings
CNBC

Published Sun, Sep 20 2020 8:07 PM EDT More Singapore start-ups are creating edible products from natural ingredients and cell culture technology in an effort to boost national self-sufficiency. Such ventures are considered a win-win solution for…

bloomberg.com - Anjani Trivedi - Can China's Spy-Tech Company Recreate Itself?
Can China's Spy-Tech Company Recreate Itself?
Bloomberg

With their hands tied by the U.S. war on Beijing's big tech ambitions, China's surveillance giants are trying to recreate themselves as something less threatening. Can they? Investors seem to think so, but it will be harder than it seems. The stock…

businessinsider.com - Benjamin Pimentel - Tech salaries in Florida revealed: How much IBM, Oracle, Cisco, ServiceNow, and Amazon pay engineers, developers, and consultants
Tech salaries in Florida revealed: How much IBM, Oracle, Cisco, ServiceNow, and Amazon pay engineers, developers, and consultants
Business Insider

Florida, the third most populous US state, is known mainly for its tourism and agriculture industries. But the Sunshine State has also become increasingly attractive to tech companies looking to expand their operations. Tech giants, including IBM…

rt.com - RT - Technology giants may face TikTok fate as EU seeks to toughen up Big Tech regulation
Technology giants may face TikTok fate as EU seeks to toughen up Big Tech regulation
RT International

“There's a feeling from end users of these platforms that they're too big to care,” EU Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton told the Financial Times. “[Under] certain conditions, we may also have the power to impose…

bangkokpost.com - Bangkok Post Public Company Limited - Judge halts WeChat download ban in US-China tech battle
Judge halts WeChat download ban in US-China tech battle
Bangkok Post

Judge halts WeChat download ban in US-China tech battle published: 20 Sep 2020 at 23:45 NEW YORK - A US judge on Sunday blocked the government's ban on WeChat downloads, hours before it was due to take effect in an ongoing technology and espionage…

mercurynews.com - Ethan Baron - Coronavirus economy: In Mountain View, tech gives and takes away
Coronavirus economy: In Mountain View, tech gives and takes away
The Mercury News

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - SEPTEMBER 14: From left, co-workers Paul Carlisle, Frank Tuzzolino, and Casey Golliher, sit for lunch in a nearly empty Castro Street in downtown Mountain View, Calif., on Sept. 14, 2020. Castro Street has been closed to traffic…

nikkei.com - Staff Writer - US society at risk as it decouples from China in science and tech
US society at risk as it decouples from China in science and tech
日本経済新聞

TOKYO -- The U.S. government is starting to exclude Chinese students and researchers, while the Chinese government is going its own way when it comes to developing science and technology, trends that academics say will hollow out the institutions…

venturebeat.com - Khari Johnson - How U.S. tech policy could change if Democrats win back the Senate
How U.S. tech policy could change if Democrats win back the Senate
VentureBeat

Election Day in the U.S. is now only weeks away, and the variables and stakes are rapidly mounting. Troll farms, fake accounts, and other disinformation threats from within the United States and abroad are coming into view. The current president is…

afr.com - Jacob Taylor - The tech wars hide a bigger challenge for the world
The tech wars hide a bigger challenge for the world
Australian Financial Review

Technology is now centre stage in the great power struggle between the United States and China. As the trash talk and limelight of this fight captures American voters and legislators and emboldens Chinese tech-nationalists' calls for self-reliance…

medium.com - Benjamin Joffe - The State Of Mental Health Tech, With Daniel Månsson, CEO of Flow Neuroscience
The State Of Mental Health Tech, With Daniel Månsson, CEO of Flow Neuroscience
Medium

This is the 17th episode of the podcast Deep Tech: From Lab to Market ' where Founders and Investors share how ‘deep tech' innovation can go from lab to market. It is available on Apple Podcast and other platforms, It is hosted by Benjamin…

ndtv.com - Judge Halts WeChat Download Ban In US-China Tech Battle
Judge Halts WeChat Download Ban In US-China Tech Battle
www.ndtv.com

A US judge on Sunday blocked the government's ban on WeChat downloads. New York, United States: A US judge on Sunday blocked the government's ban on WeChat downloads, hours before it was due to take effect in an ongoing technology and espionage…

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