Toyota, Uber latest to join forces in ride-hailing rush – Reuters

ReutersSAN FRANCISCO Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) said on Tuesday it would invest in on-demand ride-hailing company Uber, the latest in a wave of high-profile moves by automakers to embrace their potential upstart rivals as partners, customers and sources of …Toyota and Volkswagen Step Up Investments in Tech Start-UpsNew York TimesToyota, Volkswagen partner ride-hailing companiesPCWorldToyota and […]

Apple Building Amazon Echo Rival And Opening Up Siri To App Developers: Report – International Business Times

International Business TimesApple is planning to launch a rival to Amazon’s popular Echo connected speaker that will be powered by its voice-activated digital assistant Siri — a feature the company is also planning to finally open up to developers, sources told the Information …Apple looks to debut Siri SDK at WWDC, developing Amazon Echo competitorAppleInsider […]

Microsoft announces streamlining of smartphone hardware business

REDMOND, Wash. — May 25, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced plans to streamline the company’s smartphone hardware business, which will impact up to 1,850 jobs. As a result, the company will record an impairment and restructuring charge of approximately $950 million, of which approximately $200 million will relate to severance payments. “We are […]

Jack Dorsey: Twitter will take time to fix – BBC News

BBC NewsJack Dorsey spends his mornings running one of the world’s most influential social networks. Then, at lunchtime, he springs up from his desk, walks a short way down Market Street, and takes charge of one of the world’s biggest payment firms. Just …Coming soon to Twitter: More room to tweetKRIS Corpus Christi NewsTwitter says […]

China’s Huawei ‘Growing Up’ To Become The World’s Number One Smartphone Brand – Forbes

ForbesDumping their previous business model of flooding the planet with cheap, unbranded cellphones, China’s Huawei has risen to become a globally recognizable brand and a serious contender for Apple AAPL +1.52% and Samsung. Advancing rapidly into new …Huawei Sues Samsung Alleging Patent InfringementWall Street JournalHuawei files lawsuits accusing Samsung of violating patentsU.S. News & World […]

Toyota, Volkswagen partner ride-hailing companies – PCWorld

PCWorldToyota and Volkswagen are the latest automakers to forge alliances with ride-hailing companies, deals that could see the car makers not only sell cars to drivers of the app companies but also develop jointly on-demand mobility technologies. On …Toyota and Volkswagen Step Up Investments in Tech Start-UpsNew York TimesVolkswagen (VOW) Invests $300 Million In Gett […]

Huawei Sues Samsung Alleging Patent Infringement – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalChinese telecommunications-equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co. said Wednesday it has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. against Samsung Electronics Co. SSNHZ 0.00 % , alleging that the South Korean electronics maker infringed a number of patents …Huawei Files Lawsuit Against Samsung, Cites Patent InfringementInternational Business TimesHuawei files lawsuits accusing Samsung of violating patentsWashington […]

Huawei files lawsuits accusing Samsung of violating patents – Washington Post

Washington PostBEIJING — Chinese tech giant Huawei said Wednesday it has filed patent infringement lawsuits against South Korean mobile phone rival Samsung in the United States and China, in a case that highlights the rise of Asian competitors as technology creators.China’s Huawei files patent suits against Samsung ElecReutersChina’s Huawei sues Samsung over mobile patentsKHOU.comAndroid 6.0.1-Running […]