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Global chip stocks from Nvidia to ASML fall as geopolitics, Trump weigh

President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping are expected to meet on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in San Francisco in November. Saul Loeb | Afp | Getty Images Global chip stocks fell sharply, with…

Trump says Taiwan should pay the U.S. for defense; shares of TSMC fall

Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the Butler Farm Show in Butler, Pennsylvania, on July 13, 2024. Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters Former U.S. President Donald Trump, who is vying for another White House mandate, said…

ASML earnings report Q2 2024

ASML logo is seen at the headquarters in Veldhoven, Netherlands, June 16, 2023. Piroschka Van De Wouw | Reuters ASML reported second-quarter earnings and sales that beat forecasts as it continues to see a recovery in demand for its machines…

Amazon’s deal with AI startup Adept faces FTC scrutiny

The front desk of the Amazon office is pictured in New York, May 1, 2019. Carlo Allegri | Reuters The Federal Trade Commission has launched an informal inquiry into Amazon‘s recently announced deal with AI startup Adept, CNBC has confirmed….

Elon Musk says SpaceX and X headquarters moving to Texas, blames new CA trans student privacy law

US billionaire businessman and pilot Jared Isaacman flies in formation aboard a fighter jet over the SpaceX sign, close to the Starship spacecraft, before his third test flight from Starbase in Boca Chica, Texas, on March 13, 2024. Chandan Khanna…

Andreessen Horowitz founders plan to donate to pro-Trump PACs

Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen speaks at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco, Calif. on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016. (Photo By Paul Chinn/The San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images) San Francisco Chronicle/hearst Newspapers Via Getty Images | Hearst Newspapers |…

Self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright referred to prosecutors

Craig Wright, self-declared inventor of Bitcoin, arrives at federal court in West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., on Friday, June 28, 2019. Saul Martinez | Bloomberg | Getty Images LONDON — Craig Wright, an Australian man who claimed to be the…

Microsoft hiring of AI Inflection staff referred for UK merger probe

Mustafa Suleyman, co-founder and chief executive officer of Inflection AI UK Ltd., speaks at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Jan. 18, 2024. Stefan Wermuth | Bloomberg | Getty Images Microsoft’s hiring of certain former employees from artificial…

Uber now lets riders see average wait times, costs in many cities

Rafael Henrique | SOPA Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Uber on Tuesday announced it’s rolling out a new feature that lets users see average wait times and costs for rides in more than 10,000 cities. The feature, which aims…

How AI and automation will reshape grocery stores and fast-food chains

AI isn’t just a hyped innovation in the tech sector; the food industry is also investing heavily in the red-hot trend. Americans heading to the grocery store or their favorite fast-food restaurant will already have noticed the introduction of the…