Snap — the parent company of disappearing messaging app Snapchat — took a $1.3 billion hit yesterday after socialite and reality TV star Kylie Jenner tweeted she had gone off the app.
Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk’ SpaceX has launched two satellites into low-earth orbit that will beam low-cost broadband into everyone’s homes.
Cigarette giant British American Tobacco (BAT) expects to double its ecigarettes sales in 2018 as it integrates rival Reynolds American.
Having made its mark on personal computers, portable music player and smartphones, US tech giant Apple is turning its attention to the growing yoga market.
Chinese tech giant Tencent’s social media platform WeChat has boasted a record high number of digital red envelopes containing gifts of money — known as hongbao — were sent over the Lunar New Year holiday.
As artificial intelligence (AI) becomes more widespread and powerful, it is increasingly vulnerable to exploitation by terrorists, cyber criminals and rogue states, researchers have warned.
Despite the likes of Google, Apple, and Uber going all in on self-driving cars many Americans are sceptical about artificial intelligence taking the wheel.
The world’s biggest asset manager BlackRock is planning to build a new research lab dedicated to artificial intelligence in Palo Alto, California.
In the world of fintech (financial technology) it sometimes appears that the sector didn’t begin until after the global financial crisis in 2008.
Uber has announced its new policy that aims to improve the safety of its customers and its drivers in the UK.
Despite being one of the cornerstones of the internet, YouTube does not currently have a public valuation.
Private space company SpaceX is speeding ahead with its next project following the Falcon Heavy test: launching 12,000 satellites into space.
Transport for London (TfL) — the UK capital’s transport regulator — has said it plans to get tough on ride-hailing app Uber and its competitors.
More than 1m Snapchat users have signed a petition calling for the image messaging app to revert back to an older version.
Uber is planning to expand into all forms of public transportation, not just car-sharing, according to the company’s chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi.
The tech world is still recovering from the Uber Waymo trial and it now has to get ready for the next big tech case: HP v Autonomy.
The price of bitcoin is nearing $10,000 per coin after dropping under the psychological marker last month, climbing almost 10 percent in the last 24 hours.
After a number of false starts the UK is almost ready to fire the starting gun on its 5G spectrum auction — paving the way for faster mobile internet in the country.
Supercell, the fifth largest mobile game publisher, has reported a 20.5 percent year-on-year drop in profits.
Mobile dating app Tinder expects to see a 20 percent increase in use today as searching singles make one last-ditch attempt to find themselves a Valentine.
Security vulnerabilities have been discovered hiding in the secure messaging app Telegram, leaving users at risk of cyber attacks.
BT-owned EE has unveiled a 4G router with an external antenna as a way to provide mobile internet to areas of the UK not connected by fixed line broadband.
The advent of open banking and the PSD2 regulation is over a month old, yet the benefits are hardly trickling through yet.
Data is a powerful commodity in the fourth-industrial revolution, leading to publications and economists declaring it as “the new oil”. Whilst that statement has been criticised, it doesn’t detract from the point that yes, data is much sought-after from companies and government institutions alike.
Amazon is unveiling a delivery service for businesses that will compete with UPS and FedEx, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.
France and Germany have called for collective action of cryptocurrencies to be top of the G20 agenda this year.
The Chinese ride-hailing service, Didi Chuxing, is going to be rolling into Japan later this year in a partnership backed by Japanese investor SoftBank.
US ride-hailing startup Uber has won a major employment case in France.
The European Central Bank (ECB) is calling for a global commitment to crackdown on cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether.
Leading semiconductor company Broadcom Ltd has approached rival company Qualcomm Inc.