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GM warns Indian state"s move to block its exit could hit investment

GM's comments came after authorities in Maharashtra earlier this week rejected the automaker's application to cease operations at its plant in the western Indian state amid protests by workers......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsJan 22nd, 2021

European Banking Authority hit by Microsoft Exchange hack

The EU body is one of the first major organisations to admit falling victim to the global email hack......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News3 hr. 47 min. ago

UMC to see 1Q21 revenue hit another record high

Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) is poised to see its first-quarter revenue hit another record high, according to market observers......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 47 min. ago

Porsche raises stake in electric car and components maker Rimac Automobili

Rimac Automobili, the Croatian company known for its electric hypercars and battery and powertrain development, has gained yet another investment from Porsche AG. Porsche said Monday it has invested 70 million euros ($83.3 miilion) into Rimac, a move.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 19 min. ago

Impressive hire at first, now facing fraud charge

New York State Police arrested Joseph Pompo on suspicion that he stole more than $1 million from Fuccillo Automotive last year to form a reinsurance company......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News9 hr. 47 min. ago

Chinese beauty app Meitu bought $40 million worth of cryptocurrency

Following in the footsteps of Tesla, Chinese app maker Meitu has joined the ranks of cryptocurrency investment. In the early 2010s, Meitu reached such dominance in the portrait touch-up space that its eponymous flagship app became a verb for “p.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 46 min. ago

Largan February revenues hit 2-year low

Smartphone-use lens module maker Largan Precision has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.213 billion (US$114 million) for February 2021, decreasing 30.27% sequentially and 12.44% on year to reach the lowest monthly level since March 2019......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 47 min. ago

Taiwan 2021 machinery exports to hit record, says TAMI chairman

Taiwan-based machinery manufacturers are expected to generate NT$1.2 trillion (US$42.6 billion) in output and US$30 billion exports in 2021, increasing 9% and 15% respectively on year and hitting respective records, according Alex Ko, chairman of Tai.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 47 min. ago

Despite Microsoft Patch, US Gov"t Warns of "Active Threat Still Developing" From Open Back Doors

Reuters reports: The White House on Sunday urged computer network operators to take further steps to gauge whether their systems were targeted amid a hack of Microsoft Corp's Outlook email program, saying a recent software patch still left serious.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 19 min. ago

Tens of thousands of US organizations hit in ongoing Microsoft Exchange hack

Multiple hacking groups are exploiting vulnerabilities to backdoor unpatched servers. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Tens of thousands of US-based organizations are running Microsoft Exchange servers that have been backdoored by threat actors.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

Torvalds Warns the World: Don"t Use the Linux 5.12-rc1 Kernel

"In a message to the Linux Kernel Mailing List Wednesday, founding developer Linus Torvalds warned the world not to use the 5.12-rc1 kernel in his public git tree..." writes Ars Technica: As it turns out, when Linus Torvalds flags some code dontuse,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Cruise deepfake creator warns people to "think twice" over trick videos

The creator of a series of deepfake Tom Cruise videos says he wants to make people more aware of what they are watching - and that it might not be real......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Microsoft hack: White House warns of "active threat" of email attack

The tech giant says a state-sponsored group operating out of China is breaching email servers......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

NASA"s new Mars rover hits dusty red road, 1st trip 21 feet

NASA's newest Mars rover hit the dusty red road this week, putting 21 feet on the odometer in its first test drive......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Study marks major milestone for Louisiana coastal plan

A nearly $2 billion plan to divert water and sediment from the Mississippi River to rebuild land in southeastern Louisiana—considered the cornerstone of the state's efforts to protect its rapidly eroding coast—has passed a major milestone with th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Reddit Hires CFO As It Considers IPO

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The New York Times: Reddit, the social network and online bulletin, said on Thursday that it had appointed its first chief financial officer, Drew Vollero, in a move toward tidying up the company's books befor.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Students Are Easily Cheating "State-of-the-Art" Test Proctoring Tech

Students are using HDMI cables and hidden phones to cheat on exams administered through invasive proctoring software like Proctorio. From a report: "I've taken online exams cheating and not cheating and they are just about as stressful anyways so fuc.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

US Blacklisted China"s Xiaomi Because of Award Given To Its Founder

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Wall Street Journal: U.S. officials blacklisted Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi Corp. as a company with military ties partly due to an award given to the company's founder for his service to the state, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Twitter Is Testing An "Undo" Option After Sending Tweets

Twitter is working on a feature that could offer users a short window of time to rethink posting a tweet even after they hit send. CNN reports: The company confirmed to CNN Business on Friday it is testing an undo option that would potentially let us.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Tesla Share Price Plunge Knocks $267 Billion Off Market Value

A sharp decline in Tesla's share price has wiped more than $250 billion off the value of the electric car company, and dragged down the value of an Edinburgh-based investment fund that is one of Tesla's biggest backers. The Guardian reports: The shar.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Twitter is testing an "undo" option after sending tweets

Twitter is working on a feature that could offer users a short window of time to rethink posting a tweet even after they hit send......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021