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  1. Microsoft holds device-launching event in Barcelona ahead of the 2019 Mobile World Congress

    Microsoft bans face-recognition sales to police as Big Tech reacts to protests

    Microsoft Corp will not sell its facial-recognition technology to police departments until there is a federal law regulating the tech, the ...
  2. Microsoft holds device-launching event in Barcelona ahead of the 2019 Mobile World Congress

    Microsoft bans face-recognition sales to police as Big Tech reacts to protests

    Microsoft Corp will not sell its facial-recognition technology to police departments until there is a federal law regulating the tech, the ...
  3. Australia last month announced plans to force Google, Facebook, and other internet firms to share

    Commentary: Big Tech's coronavirus boom could be its undoing

    The industry might seem unstoppable in this crisis, but ultimately it will be curbed, says the Financial Times’ Rana Roroohar.
  4. Arrivals at the "Tech for Good" Summit in Paris

    Commentary: Alibaba makes a whopping US$28 billion bet on its next breakthrough act

    But it comes as no surprise that Alibaba is betting big on the cloud to maintain competitiveness at home and make a play for overseas markets, ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Logo of Google is seen in Davos

    Coronavirus pandemic hands Big Tech a chance to burnish its image

    Google, Facebook and Amazon are using their size, reach and technological prowess to help Americans cope with the coronavirus crisis, an ...
  6. Employees work on a medical supply production line at a factory in Huaian

    Commentary: On sick leave, but China still makes great leap forward in Med Tech

    This COVID-19 outbreak has turbocharged the rise of digital healthcare platforms and solutions to aid healthcare workers, says Mark Greeven.
  7. FILE PHOTO: The logos of mobile apps, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple and Netflix, are displayed on

    US Justice Dept. adds antitrust staff amid Big Tech probes - sources

    With probes of Alphabet Inc's Google and other major platforms underway, the U.S. Justice Department's Antitrust Division is hiring both to bulk ...
  8. Shenzhen-based Huawei is one of the world's leading suppliers of telecommunications networks

    Commentary: Is Huawei dangerous because it’s Chinese? What about Facebook?

    Some countries fear Huawei could gain access to a huge volume of data, but Facebook and Google have an astonishingly comprehensive range of data ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: WeWork offices in San Francisco

    Commentary: A year of reckoning for tech unicorns but it doesn't mean investments are slowing

    They may not have lived up to the hype, but private investments are still keeping tech companies going, says the Financial Times' Elaine Moore.
  10. FILE PHOTO: The logos of Amazon Apple Facebook and Google

    US attorney general says Big Tech probes to be completed next year

    U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Tuesday that he hoped to have Justice Department investigations of the big tech platforms - Facebook ...