|Jun 20 2013||Dreamliner battery maker ties up with Germany's Bosch ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Japan's GS Yuasa, the battery supplier for Boeing's troubled Dreamliner, on Thursday announced a tie-up with German technology giant Bosch to develop lithium-ion batteries.
The pair ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Sony holds shareholder meeting as spin-off plan looms ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Sony kicked off its annual shareholders' meeting on Thursday morning with markets waiting to see how the struggling Japanese giant will address a proposal to spin off a piece of its ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Gamer outrage prompts Xbox One policy changes ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Microsoft handed gamers a victory by backing off plans for new-generation Xbox One consoles to require Internet connections and put restrictions on playing second-hand game ...|
|Jun 19 2013||EU faces tough talks on bank sector reform, bailouts ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Eurozone finance ministers meet Thursday amid sharp differences over banking sector reforms -- trying to resolve whether taxpayers or creditors pay for future bailouts.
The goal is ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Microsoft mulled buying Nokia unit ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Microsoft was in talks to boost its position in the mobile phone market by buying the devices business from Nokia but failed to seal a deal, the Wall Street Journal reported ...|
|Jun 19 2013||EU closes in on deal on contested budget but MEPs wary ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) After months of tough negotiations, the EU executive, the member states and the parliament thrashed out a possible compromise on a trillion-euro budget Wednesday to cover European ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Tesla recalls Model S cars over problem weld ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Electric sports car maker Tesla announced a recall Wednesday for some of its Model S vehicles over possible weak welds on back seats.
The recall applies to versions of the four-door ...|
|Jun 19 2013||New York's poor get urban farm in bid to fight obesity ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) New York unveiled a giant vegetable garden Wednesday in the Brooklyn borough's largest public housing development, in a bid to fight a growing obesity epidemic among the poor.
|Jun 19 2013||Doctors urge access to Guantanamo hunger strikers ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) More than 150 doctors from the United States and Britain have written to President Barack Obama urging him to grant independent medical care to hunger-striking Guantanamo ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Kim Dotcom slams Megaupload 'data massacre' ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom Thursday condemned a Dutch company's decision to delete million of files belonging to users of his defunct website, calling it "the largest data ...|