Alphabet Inc (GOOG.O)
28 Sep 2016
Sept 28 YouTube, Google's video streaming
service, has hired former Warner Music Group executive Lyor
Cohen as its global head of music as it looks to strengthen its
relationships with the music industry.
* YouTube hires former Warner Music executive Lyor Cohen as
global head of music - company statement
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(Reporting by Lisa Richwine)
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES, Sept 27 The first
presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and
Republican Donald Trump drew 84 million U.S. television viewers,
a record for such an event and numbers rarely seen on TV in the
age of digital streaming and social media.
Sept 27 An Illinois man pleaded guilty on
Tuesday to hacking the e-mail accounts of high-profile female
celebrities in a scandal linked to the online release of nude
photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and others.
FRANKFURT, Sept 27 German car makers Audi, BMW
and Daimler on Tuesday launched an alliance
with mobile telecoms network equipment firms Ericsson
, Huawei, Intel, Nokia
and Qualcomm to accelerate development of the
infrastructure needed for self-driving cars.
WASHINGTON, Sept 27 The centerpiece of President
Barack Obama's climate change strategy, federal rules curbing
greenhouse gas emissions mainly from coal-fired power plants,
faces a key test on Tuesday when opponents try to convince a
U.S. appeals court to throw out the regulations.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 27 With speculation mounting
that Twitter Inc will soon have a new corporate owner,
the 10-year-old social networking service - which has long
struggled to define its core purpose -may end up heading in one
of several distinctly different directions depending on who ends
up paying for it.
BERLIN, Sept 26 Justice Minister Heiko Maas said
on Monday the German government could take legal action against
Facebook and other social media groups if they do not
intensify their fight against illegal hate speech or Islamist
MUMBAI, Sept 27 Google, a unit of Alphabet Inc
, said on Tuesday it launched Google Station in India,
a service that aims to deepen its reach across the country, as
the search giant seeks to bring more people on to its Google
* Google exec says working on ways to monetise free wifi it
currently provides at railway stations in India