Protests flare across Iran in violent unrest over woman’s death

Protests flare across Iran in violent unrest over woman’s death

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Supreme leader’s representative vows to follow up case Mahsa Amini died after being detained by morality police Death sparks angry protests around Iran including capital DUBAI, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Protests raged for a fourth straight day across Iran on Tuesday and authorities said three people … Read more

Strong earthquake hits southeastern Taiwan, building collapses

Strong earthquake hits southeastern Taiwan, building collapses

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Train carriages derailed, four rescued from collapsed building Tsunami warnings cancelled, chip foundries unaffected More than 600 trapped by blocked mountain roads Quake follows 6.4 magnitude tremor on Saturday TAIPEI, Sept 18 (Reuters) – A 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit the sparsely populated southeastern part of Taiwan … Read more

Traffic, water shortages, now floods: the slow death of India’s tech hub?

Traffic, water shortages, now floods: the slow death of India’s tech hub?

Much of Bengaluru submerged in recent flooding Residents forced to wade through waist-deep water Disruptions raise questions about city’s future as tech hub Authorities vow to act, but extreme weather may complicate plans BENGALURU, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Harish Pullanoor spent his weekends in the late 1980s tramping around the marshes and ponds of Yemalur, … Read more

Google loses challenge against EU antitrust decision, other probes loom

Google loses challenge against EU antitrust decision, other probes loom

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LUXEMBOURG, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Google suffered one of its biggest setbacks on Wednesday when a top European court fined it 4.125 billion euros ($4.13 billion) for using its Android mobile operating system to thwart rivals, offering a precedent for other regulators to ratchet up pressure. … Read more

U.S. signs deal with Google to develop chips for researchers

U.S. signs deal with Google to develop chips for researchers

The logo for Google LLC is seen at the Google Store Chelsea in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., November 17, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) – The U.S. Commerce Department said it reached a cooperative research and development agreement with Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google … Read more

Exclusive: Biden to hit China with broader curbs on U.S. chip and tool exports

Exclusive: Biden to hit China with broader curbs on U.S. chip and tool exports

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 11(Reuters) – The Biden administration plans next month to broaden curbs on U.S shipments to China of semiconductors used for artificial intelligence and chipmaking tools, several people familiar with the matter said. The Commerce Department intends to publish new regulations based on restrictions communicated … Read more

Shenzhen districts locked down as China battles COVID outbreaks

Shenzhen districts locked down as China battles COVID outbreaks

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Most districts locked down in tech hub of 18 million Mass testing, transport suspension takes effect In Chengdu, schools to close from Monday SHENZHEN, China, Sept 3 (Reuters) – Most residents of the Chinese tech hub of Shenzhen went into a weekend lockdown on Saturday as … Read more

New U.S. curbs on sales of Nvidia AI chips to China spark selloff

New U.S. curbs on sales of Nvidia AI chips to China spark selloff

The logo of technology company Nvidia is seen at its headquarters in Santa Clara, California February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 1 (Reuters) – New restrictions on exports of cutting-edge chips from Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) to China have signaled an escalation of the U.S. crackdown … Read more

Arm sues Qualcomm, aiming to unwind Qualcomm’s $1.4 bln Nuvia purchase

Arm sues Qualcomm, aiming to unwind Qualcomm’s .4 bln Nuvia purchase

Qualcomm logo is during Munich Auto Show, IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich, Germany, September 8, 2021. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Chip technology firm Arm Ltd, which is owned by Softbank Group Corp (9984.T), on Wednesday said it had sued Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) … Read more

U.S. officials order Nvidia to halt sales of top AI chips to China

U.S. officials order Nvidia to halt sales of top AI chips to China

The logo of technology company Nvidia is seen at its headquarters in Santa Clara, California February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 31 (Reuters) – Chip designer Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) said on Wednesday that U.S. officials told it to stop exporting two top computing chips for artificial … Read more