Thursday, 18 April 2019

The uphill road: battery limitations to test China’s electric vehicle ambitions

BEIJING/DETROIT It took one 330 kilometer trip from Chongqing to Chengdu in his Nio ES8, a seven-seater all-electric SUV, for its owner Wang Haichun...

Apple adds Foxconn, chip suppliers to clean energy program

UNITED STATES Apple Inc said on Thursday it has nearly doubled the number of suppliers using only clean energy for production work, including two that...

Green machines? Flying taxis could slash emissions for long journeys

LONDON Futuristic electric flying taxis like those seen in the movie “Blade Runner” could offer a more sustainable - and much faster - way to...

Facebook reveals how it ranks items in the news feed

LONDON Facebook is lifting the lid on the algorithm that decides which posts appear in its news feed, as part of a drive to be...

China’s Huawei posts 25 percent rise in 2018 profit on smartphone sales

SHENZHEN/HONG KONG China’s Huawei Technologies, the world’s third-largest smartphone maker, reported a 25 percent jump in 2018 net profit, buoyed by a solid performance in...

Ethical question takes center stage at Silicon Valley summit on artificial intelligence

SAN FRANCISCO Technology executives were put on the spot at an artificial intelligence summit this week, each faced with a simple question growing out...

Google launches global council to advise on AI and tech ethics

SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Tuesday it was launching a global advisory council to consider ethical issues around artificial intelligence and other emerging...

Huawei presents flagship smartphone in Paris during Chinese leader’s visit

PARIS Huawei, the world’s third-largest smartphone maker, presented its new flagship phone in Paris on Tuesday with the hope of making further gains in Europe,...

Hackers attacked one million-plus Asus users through malicious update

Hackers were able to deliver malware to the more one million-plus Asus computer owners last year by hijacking the company’s software update system, security...

Pentagon eyeing 5G solutions with Huawei rivals Ericsson and Nokia – official

WASHINGTON As the U.S. further pushes to separate itself from Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei Technologies, the Pentagon is laying the groundwork to use technology...

Apple spotlights services with TV, gaming and credit card offerings

CUPERTINO, Calif. Apple Inc attempted to reintroduce itself on Monday as an entertainment and financial services company that also makes iPhones as it launched...

Elon Musk never sought approval for a single Tesla tweet, U.S. SEC tells judge

Chief Executive Elon Musk has never sought pre-approval for a single tweet about Tesla Inc since striking a court-approved deal about how to communicate...
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