Exclusive: Google faces antitrust case in India over payments app – sources

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s antitrust body is looking into allegations that Alphabet Inc’s Google is abusing its market position to unfairly promote its mobile payments app in the country, five sources familiar with the case told Reuters.

FILE PHOTO: A woman walks past the logo of Google during an event in New Delhi, India, August 28, 2018. Picture taken August 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi/File Photo

The complaint was filed in February and the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has kept the identity of the complainant confidential, the first source with direct knowledge of the case said.

The complaint alleges

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Microsoft and UnitedHealth offer companies free app to screen employees for coronavirus

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UnitedHealth Group and Microsoft’s ProtectWell coronavirus symptom screener

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UnitedHealth Group and Microsoft are offering companies a coronavirus screening app called ProtectWell that  provides a daily symptom screener to help clear employees to go to work or directs them to be tested if they are at risk for infection.

As U.S. companies struggle to bring employees back to work under stringent new safety requirements, health-care and tech companies are rolling out new services that go beyond temperature checks. The apps are designed to help protect the safety of employees returning to work as well as to entice

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Book a table for fast food? Burger King trials post-lockdown app in Italy

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MILAN (Reuters) – Burger King is trialling an app for ordering food and booking a table at its outlets in Italy, as it seeks to persuade locals it is safe to eat out again after more than two months of coronavirus lockdown.

FILE PHOTO: An employee delivers an order in Burger King at Apple Green Services, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, Ballyrobert, Northern Ireland, April 16, 2020. REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff

Like other fast food chains, sandwich outlets and coffee shops, Burger King, which serves an average 11 million people a day in 25,000 restaurants around the globe,

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Intel buys Moovit transit app for $900 million to help develop robotaxis

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JERUSALEM/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Chipmaker Intel Corp (INTC.O) has bought Israeli public transit app maker Moovit for about $900 million to help it develop self-driving “robotaxis” that could take to the streets in early 2022, the company said on Monday.

FILE PHOTO: U.S. chipmaker Intel Corp’s logo is seen on their “smart building” in Petah Tikva, near Tel Aviv, Israel December 15, 2019. Picture taken December 15, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Moovit will remain independent while its technology and the data it collects from more than 800 million users in 102 countries will be integrated into Intel’s Israel-based autonomous

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