Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O)
12 Dec 2017
WASHINGTON, Dec 12 Net neutrality advocates said
they are gearing up for a legal fight after abandoning attempts
to convince the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to keep
2015 rules aimed at maintaining an open internet.
TORONTO, Dec 12 U.S. ride-hailing company Lyft
Inc on Tuesday launched its service in Toronto, marking the
first time it has taken its battle against the much larger Uber
Technologies Inc outside of the United States.
LONDON, Dec 12 A former technology portfolio
manager at BlackRock, William de Gale, will launch a fund with
Swiss-based BlueBox Wealth Management with a focus on smaller,
less prominent firms.
Dec 12 U.S. ride-hailing firm Lyft Inc on
Tuesday launched its service in Toronto, the first international
market for the rival of much larger Uber Technologies Inc
LONDON, Dec 12 Pointy, a Dublin-based firm with
Silicon Valley backers, is solving the problem of how to make it
easier for people to find products they want close to home, as
shopping online gets easier but locating what you want locally
WASHINGTON, Dec 11 The U.S. Federal
Communications Commission plans to turn over oversight of
internet service providers to another federal agency as it plans
to vote on Thursday to revoke the landmark 2015 "net neutrality"
Dec 8 PepsiCo Inc is moving its listing
to the Nasdaq, ending a century-long association with the New
York Stock Exchange.
* Indexes up: Dow 0.38 pct, S&P 0.49 pct, Nasdaq 0.64 pct
(Updates to early afternoon)
* Smugglers use social media to contact African migrants -
BRUSSELS, Dec 8 Europe's antitrust chief
Margrethe Vestager will meet with foes of Alphabet
unit Google amid mounting criticism that the company's proposal
to treat competitors equally was not working out.