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Chipzilla to make its self-driving car unit public
Published in Transportation

Mobileeye plans IPO 

Intel is planning to make its self-driving-car unit Mobileye a public company in the middle of next year -- an IPO which could value the Israeli unit at more than $50 billion

EU watchdog concerned about Microsoft's Nuance deal
Published in News

Customers and rivals asked for their views

EU's antitrust regulator looking at software King of the World Microsoft's $16 billion deal for transcription technology company Nuance Communications Inc (NUAN.O), asking customers and competitors to draw up a list of concerns.

US tries to tackle cybersecurity skills gap
Published in News

500,000 jobs vacant 

The US government is speeding up efforts to fill nearly 600,000 vacant cybersecurity positions in the public and private sectors bogging down efforts to protect digital infrastructure.

Mitto carried out spying operation
Published in News

Co-founder secretly running a mobile tracking service 

The co-founder of a company that has been trusted by technology giants including Google and Twitter to deliver sensitive passwords to millions of their customers also operated a service that helped governments secretly surveil and track mobile phones.

Activision Blizzard workers revolt again
Published in Gaming

This time over job cuts 

A group of workers at an Activision Blizzard division supporting the Call of Duty franchise plan to call out of work Monday in protest of job cuts that took place last week.