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Former Baidu Executive Lu To Helm Y Combinators New China Unit

BEIJING – U.S. startup incubator Y Combinator said it is establishing a China unit, its first dedicated overseas office, which will be headed by Baidu Inc’s...

Berkshire Boosts Goldman Teva Stakes Buys More Apple

– Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Tuesday said it has increased its investment in Goldman Sachs Group Inc, and confirmed it has added to its stake...

Berkshire Boosts Goldman Stake Confirms Apple Purchase

– Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Tuesday said it has increased its investment in Goldman Sachs Group Inc, and confirmed it has added to its stake...

Uber Names Matt Olsen As Chief Security Officer

– Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] named Matt Olsen as its chief security officer, the ride hailing company’s Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi said...

Australia Plans Law For Tech Firms To Hand Over Encrypted Private Data

SYDNEY – Australia on Tuesday proposed a new law requiring technology firms such as Alphabet Inc’s Google, Facebook and Apple to give police access to...

From Laboratory In Far West Chinas Surveillance State Spreads Quietly

BEIJING – Filip Liu, a 31-year-old software developer from Beijing, was traveling in the far western Chinese region of Xinjiang when he was pulled to one side by...

Infosys To Build Software Development Center In Eastern India

– Indian information technology company Infosys Ltd said on Monday it would open a software development center in the eastern state of West Bengal, with an...

Hackers At Convention Test Voting Systems For Bugs

LAS VEGAS – Def Con, one of the world’s largest security conventions, served as a laboratory for breaking into voting machines on Friday, extending its...

Facebook Pages With Large Us Following To Require More Authorization

– Facebook Inc (FB.O) will introduce an authorization process for users who manage Facebook pages with a large U.S. following, it said here on Friday, seeking to...

Hackers At Convention To Ferret Out Election System Bugs

LAS VEGAS – Def Con, one of the world’s largest hacker conventions, will serve as a laboratory for breaking into voting machines this week, extending its...