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Toyota restarts output of first EV after fixing safety issues

TOKYO, Oct 6 (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp said on Thursday it would restart production of its first electric vehicle, the bZ4X, after addressing potential safety issues that had halted sales of the new battery-powered model for more than three months. Japan’s biggest automaker, a latecomer to the electric vehicle market, recalled 2,700 bZ4Xs worldwide …

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Musk, Twitter may reach deal to end court battle as early as Wednesday, person familiar says

WILMINGTON, Delaware, October 5 (Reuters) – Elon Musk and Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) could reach a deal to end their litigation as early as Wednesday and pave the way for the world’s richest person to complete his $44 billion deal for the social media platform, a source close to him told Reuters of the dispute. Musk, …

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Kim Kardashian pays $1.26 million fine for paid crypto ad, SEC says

WASHINGTON, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Kim Kardashian has promoted everything from appetite suppressant lollipops to melon liqueur to toilet paper, but it’s her foray into the murky world of cryptocurrencies that is put in hot water. The reality TV star and influencer has agreed to settle charges of illegally selling a crypto security and pay …

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Exclusive: Brands blast Twitter for ads next to child pornography accounts

Sept 28 (Reuters) – Some major advertisers, including Dyson, Mazda, Forbes and PBS Kids, have suspended their marketing campaigns or removed their ads from parts of Twitter because their promotions appeared alongside tweets soliciting child pornography, the companies told Reuters. DIRECTV and Thoughtworks also told Reuters on Wednesday evening that they had suspended advertising on …

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Tesla recalls nearly 1.1 million U.S. vehicles to update window reversing software

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept. 22 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) recalls nearly 1.1 million U.S. vehicles because the automatic window reversing system may not respond properly after detecting an obstruction, increasing the risk of injury. The electric vehicle manufacturer told National Highway SafetyAdministration (NHTSA) that it would perform an …

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Adobe builds collaborative design muscle with $20 bln deal for Figma

The Adobe logo is seen on the smartphone in this illustration taken June 13, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 15 (Reuters) – Adobe Inc will buy start-up Figma for around $20 billion in its biggest deal, the Photoshop maker said on Thursday, developing apps that support online …

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Biden, unions, rail executives struggle for deal as shutdown looms

DETROIT/LOS ANGELES, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Biden administration officials held labor contract talks on Wednesday evening to avoid a possible rail shutdown that could disrupt freight shipments and hamper food supplies and fuel, but a small union rejected a deal and Amtrak called it all off. long-distance passenger travel. Railroads, including Union Pacific (UNP.N)Berkshire Hathaway …

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Tesla is sued by drivers over alleged false Autopilot, Full Self-Driving claims

The logo of carmaker Tesla is seen at a car dealership in London, Britain May 14, 2021. REUTERS/Matthew Childs/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 14 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc. (TSLA.O) was sued Wednesday in a proposed class action lawsuit accusing Elon Musk’s electric car company of misleading the public …

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Google loses challenge against EU antitrust decision, other probes loom

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LUXEMBOURG, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Google suffered one of its biggest setbacks on Wednesday when a top European court upheld a ruling that it breached competition rules and imposed a record fine of 4.1 billion euros, which could encourage other regulators to increase. pressure on the …

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Google faces $25.4 billion damages claims in UK, Dutch courts over adtech practices

The name Google is displayed outside the company’s offices in London, Britain November 1, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRUSSELS, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Google Alphabet Unit (GOOGL.O) will face claims for damages of up to 25 billion euros ($25.4 billion) for its digital advertising practices in …

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