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Exclusive: Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained - sources (1)
Business Exclusive: Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained - sources Apple Inc dropped plans to let iPhone users fully encrypt backups of their devices in the company's iCloud service after the FBI complained that the move would harm investigations, six sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. 22 Jan 2020 02:21AM SAN FRANCISCO: Apple Inc dropped plans to let iPhone users fully encrypt
Macron, Trump reach tariff truce in 2020 over digital tax fight (1)
France and the US will continue negotiations Published: January 21, 2020 15:03 Bloomberg Presidents Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump agreed to a truce in their dispute over digital taxes that will mean neither France nor the US will impose punitive tariffs this year, a French diplomat said. "Great discussion with @realDonaldTrump on digital tax," Macron said Monday in a tweet.
Netflix ramps up global subscribers, but sees slower growth ahead (4)
Business Netflix ramps up global subscribers, but sees slower growth ahead 22 Jan 2020 07:58AM SAN FRANCISCO: Netflix said Tuesday (Jan 21) it added millions of new subscribers globally over the past quarter as it ramped up for a tougher competitive landscape, but scaled back its outlook for early 2020. The global streaming television giant largely beat expectations with a profit of US$587 million in the fourth quarter as revenue rose 31 per cent
Disney+ will launch in Europe ahead of schedule on March 24 (2)
By Noah Manskar Baby Yoda is due for an early arrival across the pond. Disney+ will launch in western Europe a week earlier than planned following the streaming service's explosive North American debut, the Mouse House announced Tuesday. March 24 will be the first day viewers in the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria and Switzerland can access Disney's streaming library, which includes the hit "Star Wars" series "The Mandalorian."
IBM reports surprise revenue rise on cloud growth (3)
Munsif Vengattil 1 hr ago McConnell abruptly eases impeachment limits Sources: Saudi crown prince hacked Bezos' phone International Business Machines on Tuesday reported a surprise rise in revenue, its first in six quarters, benefiting from its high-margin cloud computing business. Revenue from the cloud business, which is crucial as IBM pivots away from its established businesses including mainframe servers, rose 21% to $6.8
Netflix subscriber growth beats Wall Street estimate as market leader faces Disney (4)
Helen Coster, Neha Malara (Reuters) - Netflix Inc added more paying subscribers than Wall Street expected in the fourth quarter as it faced new competition from lower-cost services from Walt Disney Co and Apple Inc for the first time in the streaming video wars. FILE PHOTO: The Netflix logo is shown in this illustration photograph in Encinitas, California October 14, 2014.
Netflix holds its own in the streaming wars - for now (3)
By RACHEL LERMAN SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Netflix is holding its ground in the streaming wars, passing its first big test since Apple and Disney launched rival services. The company added 8.8 million worldwide subscribers during its fourth quarter, surpassing expectations at a time when it faces heated competition. Netflix had said it expected to add 7.6 million subscribers, and analysts thought the service would fare even better.
Can Starbucks save the planet by cutting dairy? Activists and investors respond (2)
Rachel Koning Beals 1 hr ago Senate rejects amendments along party lines Sources: Saudi crown prince hacked Bezos' phone Click to expand Replay Video UP NEXT Things you should never buy at a convenience store Here are 5 things you should avoid buying at your local corner store. USA TODAY How much it costs to open a popular chain franchise Starting a new business can be incredibly stressful.
Chinese vice premier calls for joint efforts to bolster economic globalization (1)
(Xinhua) 07:38, January 22, 2020 Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng, also a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, delivers a speech titled "Work Together for an Open World Economy and Sustainable Global Development" at the 50th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Jan.
Trump to break bread with Apple's Cook and other CEOs: sources (1)
Business Trump to break bread with Apple's Cook and other CEOs: sources U.S. President Donald Trump will attend a breakfast meeting on Wednesday with Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook and other business leaders on the sidelines of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, according to sources familiar with the situation. 22 Jan 2020 07:20AM WASHINGTON: U.S.