U.S. FTC to question Facebook over consultancy's access to user data
SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc said Tuesday it faced questions from the lead U.S. consumer regulator about how its users' personal data was mined by a political consultancy hired by Donald Trump's campaign.
Fatal U.S. self-driving auto accident raises novel legal questions
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The death of a pedestrian hit by a self-driving Uber vehicle in Arizona this week could offer a test of who can be held legally responsible for accidents when a human is no longer at the wheel, legal experts said.
Amazon is now second most valuable U.S.-listed company, tops Alphabet
(Reuters) - Amazon.com became the second most valuable publicly listed U.S. company on Tuesday, surpassing Google parent Alphabet Inc for the first time.
On eve of trial on Time Warner deal, AT&T, U.S. government lay out cases
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a preview of arguments in the upcoming trial over AT&T's deal to buy Time Warner Inc , government lawyers said on Tuesday it will raise prices for consumers while AT&T's lawyer argued the company has no reason to withhold programming from competitors as feared.
Spotify CEO to sell up to $2 billion stake in public listing
(Reuters) - Daniel Ek, the Swedish CEO and co-founder of streaming music leader Spotify Technology SA , is set to sell 15.8 million shares of the company worth up to $2 billion in its direct listing, the company disclosed in a new filing on Tuesday.
G20 agrees to 'monitor' cryptocurrencies but no action yet
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Financial policymakers from the world's top 20 economies agreed to keep a watchful eye on cryptocurrencies on Tuesday and opened the door to regulating the booming industry at a later stage.
Exclusive: Salesforce in advanced talks to buy MuleSoft - sources
(Reuters) - Salesforce.com Inc is in advanced discussions to acquire U.S. software maker MuleSoft Inc , people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday, as it looks to expand its offerings beyond customer relationship management software.