High-Tech

LONDON (AP) — European cell phone operator Telefonica says it has reached an agreement to sell its British business, O2, to Hong Kong conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa for 10.25 billion pounds ($15.24 billion). Spain-based Telefonica said Tuesday that the deal was reached after due...
LONDON (AP) — Phone operator Telefonica announces sale of O2 UK to Hutchison Whampoa for $15 billion.
NEW YORK (AP) — Morgan Stanley's chief financial officer, Ruth Porat, is leaving the New York investment bank for the same job at Google. Porat, 58, will be the Internet search company's top female executive when she joins Google on May 26. She will report to CEO and co-founder...
NEW YORK (AP) — Morgan Stanley's chief financial officer, Ruth Porat, is leaving the New York investment bank for the same job at Google Inc. She will start at Google on May 26 and will report to CEO and co-founder Larry Page. Morgan Stanley says Porat's last day will be April...
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch energy company is joining forces with a tech startup to harness computing power to heat homes. Eneco said Tuesday it is installing "e-Radiators" — computer servers that generate heat while crunching numbers — in five homes across the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon.com's video game streaming platform Twitch informed users that their accounts may have been hacked. Twitch told users that it had taken steps to accelerate the expiration of their passwords and stream keys as a precaution, while disconnecting accounts from...
NEW DELHI (AP) — India's top court reaffirmed people's right to free speech in cyberspace Tuesday by striking down a provision that had called for imprisoning people who send "offensive" messages by computer or mobile phone. The provision, known as Section 66A of the 2008...
NEW DELHI (AP) — India's top court has reaffirmed people's right to free speech in cyberspace by striking down a provision that had called for imprisoning people who sent "offensive" messages by computer or mobile phone. The provision, known as Section 66A of the 2008...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Would you pay to see some of the Internet's best video clips first? Vessel, a new service trying to change the way that short video pieces make money on the Internet and mobile devices, is betting on it. Instead of free-for-all distribution supported solely...