Home modems, routers hit by U.S. China tariffs as ‘smart’ tech goods escape

By David Lawder WASHINGTON, Sept 24 : U.S. tariffs that hit some $200 billion worth of Chinese products on Monday spare many high-profile consumer technology items such as “smart” watches and speakers, but the less flashy home modems, routers and internet gateways that make them work weren’t so lucky. Consumer tech industry officials and the […]

Singapore competition watchdog fines Grab, Uber $9.5 mln over merger

By Aradhana Aravindan SINGAPORE, Sept 24 : Singapore’s anti-trust watchdog fined ride-hailing firms Grab and Uber a combined S$13 million ($9.5 million) over their merger deal, and ordered Uber to sell vehicles from its local leasing business to any rival that makes a reasonable offer. U.S.-based Uber Technologies Inc sold its Southeast Asian business to […]