Twitter to interview Elon Musk, known for combative testimony

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept 26 (Reuters) – Billionaire Elon Musk’s tendency to dish out insults while being questioned under oath will be tested anew this week, when lawyers for Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) are expected to interview the Tesla Inc (TSLA .O) CEO about his abrupt decision in July to ditch his $ 44 billion deal for … Read more

Twitter whistleblower reveals employees concerned China agent could collect user data

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 13 (Reuters) – Disclosures from a former Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) executive turned whistleblower show that Twitter was informed of at least one Chinese agent working at the social media company, US Senator Chuck Grassley said in his opening remarks during a Senate hearing on Tuesday … Read more

Exclusive: Deal partner for Trump’s Truth Social fails to get backing for SPAC extension

The Truth social network logo is seen on a smartphone in front of a display of former US President Donald Trump in this picture illustration taken February 21, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 5 (Reuters) – The blank-check acquisition firm … Read more

Incoming Starbucks boss to bring consumer insight to coffee culture

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Laxman Narasimhan may have no experience of running coffee shops, but the outgoing CEO of British packaged goods group Reckitt will bring insight into the changing habits of consumers when he takes over at Starbucks. At Reckitt (RKT.L), maker of Strepsils … Read more

Credit Suisse looking at cutting around 5,000 jobs -source

A logo is pictured on the Credit Suisse bank in Geneva, Switzerland, June 9, 2022. REUTERS / Denis Balibouse Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ZURICH, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) is considering cutting around 5,000 jobs, about one position in 10, as part of a cost reduction drive at … Read more

Arm sues Qualcomm, aiming to unwind Qualcomm’s $ 1.4 bln Nuvia purchase

Qualcomm logo is during Munich Auto Show, IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich, Germany, September 8, 2021. REUTERS / Wolfgang Rattay Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Chip technology firm Arm Ltd, which is owned by Softbank Group Corp (9984.T), on Wednesday said it had sued Qualcomm … Read more

EXCLUSIVE US regulators to vet Alibaba, other Chinese firms’ audits -sources

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Alibaba notified of US audit inspection -sources Vetting of US-listed Chinese firms’ audits starts next month Follows landmark US-China audit deal Alibaba shares fall nearly 3% HONG KONG, Aug 30 (Reuters) – US regulators have selected e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (9988.HK) and other US-listed … Read more

The Rings of Power Cast Interviews

Trystan Gravell as Pharazôn in Lord of the Rings: The Rings of PowerPhoto: Matt Grace / Prime Video Before anyone had gotten a glimpse of The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Powerit became well-known that the Prime Video series had a staggeringly huge budget. Now that the show’s almost hereit’s clear where a … Read more

Moderna sues Pfizer / BioNTech for patent infringement over COVID vaccine

Aug 26 (Reuters) – Moderna sued Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech on Friday for patent infringement in the development of the first COVID-19 vaccine approved in the United States, alleging they copied technology that Moderna developed years before the pandemic. Pfizer shares fell nearly 1%, while BioNTech US-listed shares were down about 1.5% and … Read more

Twitter misled US regulators on hackers, spam, whistleblower says

Aug 23 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) misled federal regulators about its defenses against hackers and spam accounts, the social media company’s former security chief Peiter Zatko said in a whistleblower complaint. In an 84-page complaint, Zatko, a famed hacker widely known as “Mudge,” alleged Twitter falsely claimed it had a solid security plan, according … Read more