Exclusively TikTok planning big push in gaming, testing in Vietnam sources

The TikTok app on a smartphone is shown in this illustration taken on July 13, 2021. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG/HANOI (Reuters) – TikTok is running tests so users can play games on its video-sharing app in Vietnam, four … Read more

A closer look: China’s Xiaomi launches investigations into India’s main market

A man walks past the logo of Xiaomi, the Chinese consumer electronics manufacturer, outside a store in Mumbai, India, May 11, 2022. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi Corp (1810.HK) It faces legal problems in India as a federal financial crime … Read more

Google unveils AI tool for real-world searches

May 11 (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL.O) Google on Wednesday laid out plans to bridge the real world and its digital world to search, maps and other services using new advances in artificial intelligence. Google has also introduced a tablet that will launch in 2023 and a smartwatch that will go on sale later this … Read more

Explainer: Can Elon Musk renegotiate a lower price for his Twitter deal?

May 11 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) Shares have fallen to their lowest level since the social media company agreed to sell itself to Elon Musk for $44 billion on April 25, raising questions about whether the world’s richest person would try to renegotiate the deal. On Tuesday, the implied probability of closing the deal … Read more

Google faces an internal battle over AI search to speed chip design

The Google app logo appears on a smartphone in this illustration taken on September 15, 2017. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Oakland, Calif., May 2 (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL.O) Google said Monday that it recently fired a senior engineering director after colleagues, who … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Musk seeks to put less money into funding sources for new Twitter deals

Elon Musk’s Twitter profile is seen on a smartphone placed on the Twitter logos printed in this illustration taken on April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 2 (Reuters) – Elon Musk is in talks with large investment firms and high net-worth individuals about obtaining more … Read more

Meta shares increase after Facebook achieves user growth

April 27 (Reuters) – Facebook rebounded from a decline in users early this year and parent company Meta (FB.O) It posted earnings ahead of Wall Street’s targets, defying low investor expectations with a quarterly report that sent stocks up 20%. Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg also said the company will cut costs and invest in AI … Read more

Panic buying in Beijing as province begins mass COVID testing

Beijing kicks off the first round of group testing in a densely populated area Comprehensive fuel testing raises fears of food and supply shortages Chinese stock market falls amid fears Beijing will join Shanghai in lockdown BEIJING, April 25 (Reuters) – Beijing residents snapped up food and other supplies as the city’s largest area began … Read more