Microsoft backs Australia’s proposed media laws, eyes expansion

A Microsoft logo is seen in Los Angeles, California U.S. November 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp said on Wednesday it fully supported proposed new laws in Australia … Read More

Microsoft backs Australia’s proposed media laws targeting Google, Facebook

A Microsoft logo is seen in Los Angeles, California U.S. November 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp said on Wednesday it fully supported proposed new laws in Australia … Read More

Samsung touts ‘best salesman’ Lee’s role in $6.6 billion Verizon deal as trial looms

SEOUL (Reuters) – As Samsung Electronics’ (005930.KS) leader Jay Y. Lee readies for a new trial next month, the tech giant has quietly ramped up a public relations campaign touting Lee’s deal-making expertise including in winning a $6.6 billion contract from Verizon (VZ.N).

Trump says there will be no extension of TikTok deadline

Small toy figures are seen in front of a Tiktok logo in this illustration taken, September 9, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Thursday the … Read More

Trump says there will be no extension of the TikTok deadline

Small toy figures are seen in front of a Tiktok logo in this illustration taken, September 9, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday … Read More

Pelosi: ‘Hopeful’ COVID-19 aid bill can still pass before election

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she was hopeful legislation for additional COVID-19 relief could be finalized before the Nov. 3 presidential election no matter how the … Read More

Exclusive: Microsoft believes Russians that hacked Clinton targeted Biden campaign firm – sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) recently alerted one of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s main election campaign advisory firms that it had been targeted by suspected Russian state-backed hackers, according to four people briefed on the matter.

Exclusive: Trump administration considers postponing refugee admissions, U.S. official says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. officials are weighing whether to postpone or further cut refugee admissions in the coming year amid legal fights over President Donald Trump’s refugee policy and uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, a senior official said.

Democrats plan bill requiring response to reported Russian bounties

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A group of Democratic U.S. senators plans to introduce a bill on Thursday that would require President Donald Trump to impose sanctions on any Russian involved in … Read More