EU countries agree on common stance on new rules for US tech giants

European Union countries agreed on Thursday a normalcy on new rules to curb the power of US tech giants and force them to do more to police their platforms for illegal content. However, he will have to share the final details with EU lawmakers, who have proposed stricter rules and higher fines. Frustrated by the … Read more

EU lawmakers pass tough new rules affecting Big US tech

Major EU legislation on Tuesday passed the first and significant hurdle to impose unprecedented restrictions on how the US tech giant does business. A major committee of the European Parliament overwhelmingly approved its version of the Digital Markets Act, legislation that would impose far-reaching rules on Facebook, Google, Amazon, Apple and Microsoft. Once passed, the … Read more

Business activity resumes at highest level since pandemic began as more people go to work: report

A report on Monday said an increase in driving to the workplace has resulted in overall business activity reaching an all-time high of 14 percentage points (PP). The weekly Nomura India Business Resumption Index (NIBRI), which compares activity in a particular week with the previous week before the lockdown was announced in March 2020, came … Read more

Tim Cook reveals he owns crypto the day bitcoin hits historic high of $68,000

New York: Apple CEO Tim Cook has shaken Twitter by revealing that he personally owns and has been interested in cryptocurrencies for “a while”. Cook, who has a real-time net worth of around $1.4 billion, dismissed rumors that Apple is targeting crypto as an investment, even as the prices of bitcoin and ethereum reached new … Read more

Amazon, Apple, Mahindra join alliance on zero-carbon technology

The World Economic Forum has said that global companies such as Amazon and Apple as well as Mahindra Group and India’s Dalmia Cement (India) will join the founding members of the ‘First Movers Coalition’ to work towards increasing the demand for zero-carbon technologies. joined as. The alliance has been launched at the COP26 summit in … Read more