'Formula E' electric car race creates a quiet buzz in Miami

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MIAMI (Reuters) – The streets snaking through downtown Miami’s high rises will be buzzing this Saturday as commuters make way for dart-shaped racing cars zooming by at breakneck speeds – and little noise. Source: Technology Share

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Snapchat COO Emily White resigns

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(Reuters) – Photo-messaging app developer Snapchat’s Chief Operating Officer Emily White has resigned, the company said on Friday. Source: Technology Share

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Google to open first UK 'garage' to fix small firms' web problems

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LEEDS, England (Reuters) – Google on Friday launched its first “digital garage”, a multi-million pound project it said would help 200,000 small British businesses harness the Internet to grow. Source: Technology Share

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China delays next stage of draft counterterrorism law: U.S. official

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China has effectively put a hold on a draft counterterrorism law that would require technology firms to hand over encryption keys and install security “backdoors,” a senior U.S. official said this week. Source: Technology Share

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Hackers trigger panic, missteps when advisers fail to plan

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(Reuters) – Financial advisory firms are so busy trying to prevent computer hacking that they sometimes neglect an equally vital issue: what to do when hackers succeed. Source: Technology Share

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EU ministers to give more power to pan-European data protection body

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union ministers agreed on Friday to give more powers to a pan-European body of regulators to enforce a new data protection law, upsetting businesses who hoped more power would be devolved to individual national regulators. …

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Apple pies and iPads sweeten China's dreaded TV expose

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – From cut-price apple pies to free iPads, companies in China are transforming Sunday’s dreaded consumer rights day into a shopping frenzy, to blunt the impact of being named and shamed in state broadcaster CCTV’s annual expose. …

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