Tuesday, October 16, 2018
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A woman looks at the Facebook logo on an iPad in this photo illustration

Vietnam Urges Facebook to Open Office Ahead of Controversial Cyber Law

HANOI (Reuters) Vietnam has asked Facebook to open a local office as the Communist-ruled country increases pressure on global technology firms to abide by...
Weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin

Germany Still Aims for ‘Fair Taxation’ of Internet Companies – Finmin

By Michael Nienaber and Tom Körkemeier BERLIN (Reuters) The German finance ministry denied a newspaper report on Wednesday that Finance Minister Olaf Scholz had given up...
The Amazon.com logo and stock price information is seen on screens at the Nasdaq Market Site in New York City

Amazon Touches $1 Trillion, on Pace to Overtake Apple

By Sinéad Carew and Noel Randewich(Reuters) Amazon.com Inc on Tuesday briefly joined Apple Inc to become the second $1 trillion publicly listed U.S. company...
Ethernet cables used for internet connections are pictured in a Berlin office

Germany Seeks to Curb Internet Giants’ Dominance

By Douglas Busvine BERLIN (Reuters) Germany, seeking to rein in internet giants like Google and Facebook, plans to bolster the powers of its competition watchdog...
A man walks past a Google hashtag during an event in New Delhi

In India, Google Races to Parry The Rise of Facebook

By Paresh Dave and Sankalp Phartiyal SAN FRANCISCO/MUMBAI (Reuters)  Google retains only a slight lead over Facebook in the competition for digital ad dollars in the...
U.S. President Trump listens to question during an interview with Reuters in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

White House Probes Google after Trump Accuses It of Bias

By Ginger Gibson and Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters)  U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused Google's search engine of promoting negative news articles and hiding "fair...