From Reuters: Technology News: Tesla reaffirms effort to build cars in China; mum on deal report

(Reuters) – Electric car maker Tesla Inc reaffirmed on Sunday it is talking with the Shanghai municipal government to set up a factory in the region and expects to agree on a plan by the end of the year, but declined to comment on a report that a deal…

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From Reuters: Technology News: Japan’s Mitsubishi, U.S. partner to invest $1.8 billion in data centers: media

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese trading house Mitsubishi Corp plans to set up a joint venture with U.S. data center operator Digital Realty Trust and build around 10 data centers in Japan by 2022 for 200 billion yen ($1.8 billion), the Nikkei said on Satu…

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From Reuters: Technology News: U.S. warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms

(Reuters) – The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure.

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From Reuters: Technology News: Japan’s Mitsubishi, U.S. partner to invest $1.8 billion in data centres: media

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese trading house Mitsubishi Corp plans to set up a joint venture with U.S. data centre operator Digital Realty Trust and build around 10 data centres in Japan by 2022 for 200 billion yen ($1.8 billion), the Nikkei said on Satu…

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From Reuters: Technology News: Alphabet balloon project to provide limited internet in Puerto Rico

(Reuters) – Experimental communications balloons provided by Alphabet Inc in collaboration with AT&T Inc will allow some of the carrier’s customers in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico to send texts and access critical information on the internet, Alphabet sai…

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From Reuters: Technology News: Snap lays off 18 employees in recruiting division

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Social media company Snap Inc said on Friday it had laid off 18 people in its recruiting division, an unusual move for a young company with ambitious growth plans and a likely reflection of tough competition from Facebook Inc…

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From Reuters: Technology News: Tech companies to lobby for immigrant ‘Dreamers’ to remain in U.S.

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Nearly two dozen major companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, according to documents seen…

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