Tencent shareholder Naspers plots Euronext e-commerce IPO

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Tencent shareholder Naspers plans to float a portion of its e-commerce ventures on Euronext in Amsterdam, a move South Africa’s biggest company said on Monday will create Europe’s largest listed internet group. As well as holding a one...

On the Trail of the Robocall King

PART ONEBrad Young, a lawyer at TripAdvisor, arrived at the company’s offices in Needham, Massachusetts, on October 12, 2015, to find an email from his boss, Seth Kalvert, the company’s general counsel. In itself that wasn’t strange. As a travel site built on...

Can AI Be a Fair Judge in Court? Estonia Thinks So

Government usually isn’t the place to look for innovation in IT or new technologies like artificial intelligence. But Ott Velsberg might change your mind. As Estonia’s chief data officer, the 28-year-old graduate student is overseeing the tiny Baltic...

JPMorgan awards research grants, deepening its AI push

NEW YORK (Reuters) – JPMorgan Chase & Co has awarded 47 financial grants to university faculty and PhD students for artificial intelligence research, ramping up its efforts in the emerging technology, the bank plans to announce later on Monday. A woman...