Alphabet Roundup: AI Rules, Huawei Ties, Washington Ads, More

Top Alphabet (GOOGL) news stories from last week were more to do with public relations than technology. .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 13th, 2018

U.S. senator queries Alphabet, Twitter on ties with Huawei

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A senior U.S. .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 7th, 2018

U.S. lawmakers want Google to reconsider links to China"s Huawei

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group of Republican and Democratic U.S. lawmakers asked Alphabet Inc's Google on Wednesday to reconsider its work with Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], which they described as a security threat......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 20th, 2018

U.S. senator questions Alphabet, Twitter on Huawei relationship

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. senator on Thursday is seeking responses from Google parent Alphabet Inc and Twitter Inc on whether the U.S. companies have any data sharing agreements with Chinese vendors, following a disclosure from Facebook Inc this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 7th, 2018

Facebook has a data sharing agreement with Huawei, a telecom giant with alleged ties to the Chinese government (FB)

Rick Wilking/Reuters Facebook has a data sharing agreement with Chinese telecom giant and cell phone manufacturer Huawei, reports the Washington Post.  For years, U.S. intelligence officials have raised national security concern.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 5th, 2018

Germany"s Economic Minister Calls On Europe To Defy Trump"s Iran Sanctions

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier lashed out at the Trump administration in response to Washington's ultimatum to cut all economic ties with Iran following the US pullout of the 2015 brok.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 13th, 2018

Alarms bells are starting to ring for the GOP as Democrats have "the wind at their back" heading into November

Tuesday night's Ohio special election and Washington State primaries indicate a tough road to November for Republicans.  Near-ties in a ruby-red Ohio district and a conservative str.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 8th, 2018

Twitter defends not suspending Alex Jones, saying it won’t ‘succumb and simply react to outside pressure’

"He hasn't violated our rules,” said the company's co-founder and CEO, explaining why Twitter would not follow other technology companies in cutting ties with the conspiracy theorist......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 8th, 2018

U.S., Mexico Pursue Nafta Auto Deal as Canada Sits on Sidelines

Senior U.S. and Mexican officials sought to hammer out new rules for the auto trade at the center of negotiations to overhaul Nafta, while Canadian officials sat out the latest talks amid tension between Ottawa and Washington......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Alphabet Roundup: Healthcare, Shopify, Payments, Regulatory

Alphabet joined ResMed to form a startup focused on sleep apnea, partnered with Shopify to deliver better ad tools, merged Google Pay Send into Google Pay even as it was fined $5 billion by the EU. Alphabet GOOGL.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 23rd, 2018

EU chief to visit Trump on July 25 for trade talks

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will visit U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington on July 25 to discuss strained trade ties......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 17th, 2018

Judge rules experts can testify Roundup linked to cancer

Evidence that Roundup weed killer can cause cancer seems weak but experts can still make that claim at trial, a U.S. judge ruled Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 10th, 2018

Tax complications: More Americans living overseas consider cutting ties with US

A steady stream of American citizens have renounced their citizenship since the implementation of stricter tax rules. Many Americans who.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 10th, 2018

Alphabet Roundup: Ad Rebranding, Regulatory, YouTube, More

In this iteration of the Alpha.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJul 4th, 2018

Alphabet Roundup: Ad Rebranding, Regulatory, YouTube, More


Category: topSource: redinewsJul 4th, 2018

Alphabet Roundup: Ad Rebranding, Regulatory, YouTube, More

Ad rebranding, regulatory hurdles and new monetization tools for creators on YouTube are some of the more interesting stories from this roundup. .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJul 4th, 2018

More Americans are considering cutting their ties with the US — here"s why

Strict tax rules are pushing more Americans to consider renouncing their citizenship. Americans overseas weigh in on how these rules cripple everyday tasks......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 1st, 2018

Pot businesses urge California to delay strict testing rules - Washington Post

Washington PostPot businesses urge California to delay strict testing rulesWashington PostLOS ANGELES — Nearly 150 marijuana businesses in California warned F.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 30th, 2018

U.S. securities regulator unveils proposal to ease ETF approvals

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. securities regulator on Thursday unveiled a proposal to ease its rules for approving low-risk exchange-traded-funds (ETFs), in what could potentially be a major win for the $3.5 trillion market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 28th, 2018

Judge Rules Trump Has 30 Days To Reunite Families Separated At Border

Following a blitz of federal lawsuits filed yesterday by a group of Democratic attorneys general from 17 states and Washington, DC, a federal judge ruled Tuesday that US immigration agents can no longer separate .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 27th, 2018