Paul Booth
8 hours ago

Trump takes aim at Chinese telcos

The US president bars US companies from using telecoms equipment made by firms said to be posing a national security risk.

Uber's initial public offering disappoints

After considering going public for four years, Uber picked a week beset by market turbulence fuelled by US-China trade fears.

Alibaba settles US lawsuit

The $250 million settlement is the result of the Chinese firm's concealment of a regulatory warning about its ability to stop counterfeiting.

Facebook prepares to pay up

As the social networking giant admits to more privacy issues, it puts aside $3 billion for expected Federal Trade Commission fines.

Apr 15, 2019

General Electric to spin off digital business

GE Digital will become a standalone industrial Internet of things company.

Apr 8, 2019

Accenture keeps on buying

The company acquires creative agency Droga5 and select assets from system development firm Caltec Scube.

Apr 1, 2019

Uber back in the driver's seat

The ride-hailing company bought Careem Networks, its Dubai-based rival, for $3.1 billion.

Mar 25, 2019

Google takes EUR1.49bn beating

The European Union fines the tech giant for limiting how some Web sites could display ads sold by its rivals.

Mar 18, 2019

Nvidia beats Intel to the chase

The company acquires its peer, Mellanox Technologies, for $6.9 billion, thwarting Intel's offer for Mellanox.

Mar 11, 2019

Accenture buys three more companies

Ireland-based Enterprise System Partners, Danish firm Hjaltelin Stahl and What If join the Accenture family.

Mar 4, 2019

Ireland targets Facebook

Facebook faces 10 investigations by Ireland's privacy regulator.

Feb 25, 2019

Pinterest goes public

The online image search platform files confidentially for a US initial public offering and is looking for a valuation of $12 billion.

Paul Booth

Paul Booth is an independent commentator who looks for significance in what ICT vendors haven't said.