Technology News

Photo

Netflix asks FCC to reject AT&T-DirecTV merger unless changes made

WASHINGTON - Netflix Inc has urged the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to reject the pending $48 billion merger of AT&T Inc and DirecTV unless its concerns about the deal are addressed.

Recent Technology News

Comcast adds kids, voice control features to TV service

CHICAGO - A new feature on Comcast Corp's pay television service will let parents activate a child-friendly zone that provides access only to age-appropriate shows and movies, the company said on Tuesday.

Television, 12:45pm EDT

The path to a wearable future lies in academia

- For a glimpse of what is, what might have been and what may lie ahead in wearable devices, look beyond branded tech and Silicon Valley start-ups to the messy labs, dry papers and solemn conferences of academia.

04 May 2015

Siemens, regulator deny China bribery report

SHANGHAI - Siemens AG and China's State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC), a competition regulator, denied a Reuters report that the SAIC investigated the German group's healthcare unit and its dealers for "commercial bribery".

11:08am EDT

Sheryl Sandberg's husband Goldberg died after hotel gym accident: official

MEXICO CITY/SAN FRANCISCO - SurveyMonkey Chief Executive Dave Goldberg died Friday from a head injury while exercising at a resort in Mexico, the local prosecutor's office said Monday. Goldberg, the husband of Facebook Inc Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, fell off a treadmill at a private villa in Punta Mita and hit his head, the prosecutor's spokesman said.

Mexico, Facebook 04 May 2015

GE ties up with Qualcomm, Apple in new lighting business bet

- General Electric Co on Monday announced collaborations with Qualcomm Inc and Apple Inc as it uses digital technology and the growing appetite for data to reinvigorate its 130-year-old lighting business.

Global Energy News 04 May 2015