China's Alibaba signs digital distribution deal with music rights group BMG 7:05am EDT

BEIJING (Reuters) - Germany's BMG music rights company said on Monday it had signed a music digital distribution deal with China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , as the world's largest e-commerce firm firms up its bid to become a digital media empire.  Full Article

Bionic ants could be tomorrow's factory workers 1:23pm EDT 

Robotic ants the size of a human hand that work together could be the future of factory production systems.  Full Article  

China suspends bank tech restrictions: U.S. Treasury official 5:57pm EDT 

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has agreed to delay implementing new bank technology restrictions that Washington has complained represent unfair regulatory pressure on foreign firms, a senior U.S. Treasury official said in Beijing on Monday.  Full Article