10x Genomics sues rival Curio over gene-sequencing technology

10x Genomics sues rival Curio over gene-sequencing technology

A technician works with genome samples in a laboratory of biotech company Synogen, which specializes in dog cloning, on June 15, 2018 in Beijing, China. Photo taken on June 15, 2018. Reuters/Thomas Peter obtain licensing rights Summary companies law firm 10x says Curio’s Seeker kits infringe patents 10x won $31 million from rival NanoString in […]

AI defined 2023. Bullets and ballots will shape 2024

AI defined 2023. Bullets and ballots will shape 2024

Artificial Intelligence words are seen in this illustration taken March 31, 2023. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights Dec 4 (Reuters) – How to sum up the most important news of the year past? The obvious answer in 2023 is to use Artificial Intelligence. In that spirit, I asked OpenAI’s ChatGPT and Google’s Bard – […]

AstraZeneca, AI biologics firm Absci tie up on cancer drug

AstraZeneca, AI biologics firm Absci tie up on cancer drug

The AstraZeneca logo is pictured outside the AstraZeneca office building in Brussels as part of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination campaign, Belgium, January 28, 2021. REUTERS/Johanna Geron/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights Dec 3 (Reuters) – Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca (AZN.L) has signed a deal worth up to $247 million with U.S. artificial intelligence (AI) biologics firm […]

Generative AI a stumbling block in EU legislation talks -sources

Generative AI a stumbling block in EU legislation talks -sources

[1/2]Technology leaders attend a generative AI (Artificial Intelligence) meeting in San Francisco as the city is trying to position itself as the “AI capital of the world”, in California, U.S., June 29, 2023. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights STOCKHOLM/BRUSSELS/LONDON, Dec 1 (Reuters) – EU lawmakers cannot agree on how to regulate systems like ChatGPT, […]

India resumes imports of Venezuelan oil, Reliance seeks direct deal

India resumes imports of Venezuelan oil, Reliance seeks direct deal

A worker holds a nozzle to pump petrol into a vehicle at a fuel station in Mumbai, India, May 21, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights NEW DELHI/HOUSTON/SINGAPORE, Dec 1 (Reuters) – Indian refiners have resumed Venezuelan oil purchases through intermediaries, with Reliance (RELI.NS) set to meet executives from state firm PDVSA next week […]

Netflix, Viacom18 among streaming firms set to oppose India broadcasting bill-sources

Netflix, Viacom18 among streaming firms set to oppose India broadcasting bill-sources

A billboard for the Netflix film “Thar” is seen on a street in Mumbai, India, May 19, 2022. Picture taken May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights NEW DELHI, Dec 1 (Reuters) – Netflix (NFLX.O), billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Viacom18 and other streaming companies plan to collectively lobby the Indian government to delay or […]

Financials, technology drag TSX down at open

Financials, technology drag TSX down at open

A man walks past the old Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) sign in Toronto on June 23, 2014. Canada’s main stock index was little changed Monday as gains in the materials sector were offset by weakness in financial and energy stocks. Reuters/Mark Blinch/File photo obtain licensing rights Dec 1 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index opened […]

US compels Saudi fund to exit Altman-backed AI chip startup – Bloomberg News

US compels Saudi fund to exit Altman-backed AI chip startup – Bloomberg News

Sam Altman attends the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in San Francisco, California, U.S. November 16, 2023. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights Nov 30 (Reuters) – The Biden administration has forced a Saudi Aramco venture capital firm to sell its shares in a Silicon Valley AI chip startup backed by OpenAI co-founder Sam […]

Marvell Technology forecasts weak revenue as inventory continues to improve

Marvell Technology forecasts weak revenue as inventory continues to improve

Nov 30 (Reuters) – Semiconductor firm Marvell Technology (MRVL.O) It said Thursday it expects its quarterly revenue to decline by about half in the first quarter of 2025, sending its shares down more than 4% in after-hours trading. CEO Matthew Murphy attributed this decline in revenue to the difficult macroeconomic environment and a longer than […]

US and India’s strengthening bond is weak on trust

US and India’s strengthening bond is weak on trust

An attendee holds U.S. and India flags on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington, U.S., June 22, 2023. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Acquire Licensing Rights MUMBAI, Nov 30 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Trust between the United States and India is eroding. New Delhi reacted soberly when the U.S. Department of Justice said on Wednesday that […]