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Bipartisan Harvard panel recommends hacking safeguards for elections

SAN FRANCISCO A bipartisan Harvard University project aimed at protecting elections from hacking and propaganda will release its first set of recommendations today on how U.S. elections can be defended from hacking attacks.

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Tesla's unfettered ambition will drain finances: analysts

Tesla Inc may have to ask creditors and shareholders for more capital to fund development of an electric semi truck, a new roadster and accelerated production of a high-volume electric sedan, analysts said on Friday.

Nov 17 2017

Verizon close to announcing digital streaming deal with NFL: Bloomberg

Verizon Communications Inc, no. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, is close to a new deal with the National Football League for digital streaming rights, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Sports, Nov 17 2017

Driverless cars set for UK budget boost: finance ministry

LONDON British finance minister Philip Hammond's budget statement this week will include measures to encourage the development of driverless and electric cars, artificial intelligence and telecommunications, the finance ministry said on Sunday.

Nov 18 2017

China Citic, Baidu launch direct bank in fintech push

BEIJING China Citic Bank Corp and search engine giant Baidu Inc launched on Saturday a direct banking joint venture, dubbed AiBank, to capitalize on China's rapidly growing fintech sector.

Nov 17 2017

Volkswagen accelerates push into electric cars with $40 billion spending plan

WOLFSBURG/HAMBURG Volkswagen approved a 34 billion euro ($40 bln) spending plan on Friday that accelerates its efforts to become a global leader in electric cars. | Video

Nov 17 2017