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  • DETROIT— Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk says he's optimistic that a software update can improve the semi-autonomous Autopilot system in the company's cars. Tesla has been working on changes to Autopilot since May, after one of its Model S sedans failed to sense a tractor trailer in bright sun and crashed into it. In a Twitter post Sunday, Musk said that after talking...

  • *Avast acquiring rival AVG in $1.3 bln offer. PRAGUE, July 15- Avast Software, maker of the world's most popular computer antivirus protection, doesn't see any obstacles to completing its $1.3 billion acquisition of AVG Technologies but it will probably delay its expected IPO until 2019.. Prague- based Avast, whose software has more than 230 million users,...

  • John Hanke, chief executive of Niantic, which developed Pokemon GO jointly with Nintendo affiliate Pokemon Company, told Reuters in an interview on Friday. The game, which marries a classic 20- year old franchise with augmented reality, has been launched just in five countries including the United States, Britain and Germany. He confirmed that the game would...

  • FRANKFURT, July 10- Technology investors seeking refuge after Brexit are picking companies delivering instant access to services for Web and mobile customers or firms mainly doing business globally which can benefit from the pound's fall. They are shying away from hardware makers or e-commerce suppliers with sizeable UK sales, which count for less after...

  • *Transport Ministry says no official investigation launched. BERLIN, July 8- Germany's Transport Ministry denied a media report on Friday that it was investigating Tesla Motors Inc for updating driving assistance software without informing authorities, but said it was "clarifying technical issues" on the matter. German magazine Der Spiegel reported,...

  • BERLIN, July 8- Germany's Transport Ministry denied a report on Friday that it was investigating Tesla Motors Inc for updating driving assistance software without informing authorities, but said it was "clarifying technical issues" on the matter. German magazine Der Spiegel reported, without citing a source, that there were indications that Tesla uploaded...

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    Big-name tech companies saw drops in their stock, but Robert Peck, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey managing director, is optimistic.

  • TORONTO, July 5- BlackBerry Ltd said on Tuesday it will stop making its Classic model, raising further doubts about the future of the smartphone pioneer's money-losing handset business as the company shifts its focus to software. "Clearly the Classic was not sufficiently retro-cool to attract new users," said John Jackson, a technology analyst at International...

  • July 5- A U.S. federal agency issued a security alert over a vulnerability in Symantec Corp's anti-virus software that allows attackers to remotely control affected computers. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Computer Emergency Readiness Team said in an alert issued to the security industry on Tuesday that it was a "very serious event."

  • A Tesla Model 3 sedan, its first car aimed at the mass market, is displayed during its launch in Hawthorne, California, March 31, 2016.

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses preferred technology stock buys with Catherine Wood of ARK Invest and Christopher Retzler of Needham Funds.

  • The LinkedIn building in Mountain View, California.

    The high price that Microsoft ended up paying could now lead to deeper cost-cutting at LinkedIn after the deal is completed, the Financial Times reports.

  • FRANKFURT, July 1- BMW is teaming up with Intel and Mobileye to develop new technology for the auto industry that could put self-driving cars on the road by around 2021.. "Highly autonomous cars and everything they connect to will require powerful and reliable electronic brains to make them smart enough to navigate traffic and avoid accidents," Intel Chief...

  • FRANKFURT, July 1- BMW is teaming up with Intel and Mobileye to develop new technology for the auto industry that could put self-driving cars on the road by around 2021.. Now carmakers are increasingly striking partnerships with technology firms, seeking to harness their expertise in areas including machine learning and mapping as they race against Silicon...

  • FRANKFURT, July 1- BMW is teaming up with Intel and Mobileye to develop new technology for the auto industry that could put self-driving cars on the road by around 2021.. Carmakers and technology firms are increasingly working together as they race against Silicon Valley companies such as Google, Tesla and Apple to develop driverless vehicles.

  • Free Windows 10 update coming August 2

    Microsoft will ship its Windows 10 Anniversary Update to users with existing devices at no charge.

  • Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft

    Jefferies reiterated its underperform rating on Microsoft.

  • June 22- Last fall, Jessica Mah, the founder and chief executive of San Francisco- based inDinero, was deluged with calls from investors wanting to know when the accounting software maker would go public. This year 39 companies have gone public so far, down more than 60 percent from the same period last year, according to data from Renaissance Capital, a manager of...

  • *Sterling weakens against the dollar. June 23- U.S. stock index futures dropped late on Thursday as early voting returns suggested Britain was on the verge of leaving the European Union, a move that investors fear could hurt the global economy. Sterling fell as low as $1.4351 against the dollar, more than wiping out its earlier gains, which had lifted the pound above...

  • June 23- U.S. stock index futures fell in after-hours trading on Thursday as early results from Britain's bitterly contested referendum showed a lead for supporters of leaving the European Union. Sterling fell as low as $1.4351 against the dollar, more than wiping out its earlier gains, which had lifted the pound above $1.50 for the first time this year on the...

  • June 23- U.S. stock index futures fell in after-hours trading on Thursday after vote counts showed a tight race in Britain's referendum over whether to stay in the European Union. S&P E-mini futures fell 0.15 percent after the vote count in the northeastern city of Sunderland showed a stronger-than-expected vote in favor of taking Britain out of the European...

 

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