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No partner in sight, Twitter faces tough solo choices

SAN FRANCISCO/BOSTON The apparent lack of interest in Twitter Inc by potential suitors may force the social media company to consider a route anathema to aspiring tech startups: a major restructuring and cutting some its nearly 4,000 employees.

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Jaguar Land Rover and Ford test connected cars in Britain

LONDON Jaguar Land Rover, Ford and Tata Motors are testing connected cars which can communicate with each other using technology designed to speed up journeys and cut accidents, the first such trials in Britain.

Oct 20 2016

Nintendo slides 6 percent after unveiling 'Switch' game console

TOKYO Shares of Nintendo Co Ltd dropped 6 percent in early trade on Friday after the videogame maker unveiled its next-generation gaming console, called the Nintendo Switch.

Oct 20 2016

U.S. confirms 11th death linked to faulty Takata air bag inflator

WASHINGTON U.S. safety regulators confirmed late Thursday an 11th death in the United States caused by a ruptured Takata Corp air bag inflator, the latest fatality tied to the largest ever auto safety recall.

U.S., Oct 20 2016

Samsung in talks with LG Chem for new smartphone batteries: Nikkei

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is in talks with LG Chem Ltd to supply batteries for its new smartphones, the Nikkei newspaper reported, citing sources.

Deals, Oct 20 2016

Tesla, rivals joust over how to put self-driving cars on the road

DETROIT/SAN FRANCISCO Tesla Motors Inc's decision to equip all of its vehicles with self-driving hardware has intensified competition among rival camps of technology and auto companies over what equipment will be on board cars of the future.

Oct 20 2016