UK ditches homegrown COVID-19 tracing app to make use of Google-Apple mannequin

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will swap to the Apple and Google mannequin for its COVID-19 test-and-trace app, ditching an try to develop an app by itself after the homegrown system didn’t work... Read more »

UK ditches COVID-19 app mannequin to make use of Google-Apple system

A 3D printed Google brand is positioned on the Apple Macbook on this illustration taken April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration LONDON (Reuters) – Britain on Thursday stated it might swap to Apple... Read more »

UK ditches COVID-19 app mannequin to make use of Google-Apple system, BBC says

LONDON (Reuters) – The British authorities will change to Apple and Google expertise for its test-and-trace app, ditching its present system in a U-turn for the troubled programme, the BBC reported on... Read more »

UK to make use of Google-Apple mannequin for tracing app in U-turn: BBC

A 3D printed Google emblem is positioned on the Apple Macbook on this illustration taken April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration LONDON (Reuters) – The British authorities will abandon the centralised mannequin of... Read more »

Reliance says Saudi’s PIF to speculate $1.49 billion in Jio

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s Public Funding Fund (PIF) will purchase a 2.32% stake in Reliance Industries’ (RELI.NS) digital unit Jio Platforms for 113.67 billion rupees ($1.49 billion), the Indian conglomerate... Read more »

Thai central financial institution to develop cost system prototype for enterprise utilizing digital forex

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand’s central financial institution unveiled on Thursday plans to construct a prototype of a cost system for companies utilizing central financial institution digital forex (CBDC), or conventional cash however... Read more »

Saudi wealth fund to take a position $1.49 billion in India’s Jio Platforms

FILE PHOTO: A lady checks her cell phone as she walks previous a cell retailer of Reliance Industries’ Jio telecoms unit, in Mumbai, India, July 11, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade BENGALURU (Reuters) –... Read more »

U.S.-China tech battle larger threat than coronavirus, EU chamber chief says

GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) – The coronavirus has disrupted provide chains and demand throughout the worldwide economic system, however it’s the prospect of Europe turning into a casualty within the U.S.-China tech battle... Read more »

Alibaba’s Ant Group appoints new chief expertise officer

BEIJING (Reuters) – Alibaba Group’s fintech arm Ant Group, operator of Alipay, has appointed Ning Xingjun as its new chief expertise officer, the corporate mentioned in an announcement to Reuters. Ni is... Read more »

Australian regulator says Google’s $2.1 billion Fitbit deal may hurt competitors

SYDNEY/BENGALURU (Reuters) – Australia’s antitrust regulator warned Google’s deliberate $2.1 billion acquisition of health tracker maker Fitbit (FIT.N) might give it an excessive amount of of individuals’s information, probably hurting competitors in... Read more »