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Google probed in Australia for allegedly tracking phone users at their expense

Google , which is now being investigated as part of the ACCC's inquiry into digital platforms , has been accused of paying telco providers to send the search giant users' data . However, Oracle "e...

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Pablo Picasso painting pulled from auction after being 'accidentally damaged'

Pablo Picasso painting pulled from auction after being 'accidentally damaged'

The masterpiece, which belongs to former casino mogul Steve Wynn, was expected to fetch a whopping $70 million in Tuesday's auction. Christie's said , "The painting has been withdrawn from the sale...

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Armada, Mang0, ZeRo headline E3 Super Smash Bros. Invitational

Armada, Mang0, ZeRo headline E3 Super Smash Bros. Invitational

However, it does seem weird for Nintendo to be developing a title along with Bandai Namco , let alone a title of Super Smash Bros' caliber. He is another contender for the title of "best Melee pl...

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Iran parliament enraged at U.S. move on JCPOA

Iran parliament enraged at U.S. move on JCPOA

Mr Johnson also said the government would do its utmost to protect United Kingdom commercial interests in Iran from USA sanctions. "Those ex-presidents have died and their bones are rotten, but th...

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Google Duplex to disclose its artificial nature in calls

Google Duplex to disclose its artificial nature in calls

Google CEO Sundar Pichai , at the I/O 2018 keynote showed off Duplex that sounds extremely human-like, making sounds like "uh" and "mmhmm" during phone call reservations. Like with anything invo...

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RPC Group Plc (LON:RPC) Analyst Ratings as of May 6, 2018

On Thursday, February 1 the firm has "Buy" rating by Numis Securities given. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Friday, January 13 with "Underperform". Profound Medical Corp. (CVE:PRN) has ...

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One-Time Potential Rival to China's Xi Draws Life Sentence

One-Time Potential Rival to China's Xi Draws Life Sentence

The former Communist Party boss had admitted in April to an intermediate court in the city of Tianjin that he had taken bribes of more than 170 million yuan ($27 million). Since the last year's Co...

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Quick Take: Former Rising Political Star Sun Zhengcai Gets Life in Prison

Quick Take: Former Rising Political Star Sun Zhengcai Gets Life in Prison

As the youngest politburo member, Sun was even seen in some quarters as a potential successor to Xi. Prosecutors also accused Sun of taking advantage of his position to seek profits for others in pr...

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Cambridge Analytica must return data to United States academic

Cambridge Analytica must return data to United States academic

The Reuters/Ipsos poll adds to other indications that Facebook has so far suffered no ill effects from the episode, other than a public relations headache. In its first quarter results, however, F...

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Cloud computing, artificial intelligence on Microsoft agenda

That'll make it simpler to bring AI smarts to camera-equipped IoT devices running Qualcomm mobile chips. The Windows Machine Learning platform will help developers develop machine learning models ...

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McCain does not want Trump at his funeral

McCain does not want Trump at his funeral

In a tweet that was deleted, Domenech said the 81-year-old senator asked him to take care of his daughter, according to a news report. McCain and Trump have had a tumultuous relationship sin...

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Facebook Is Using Users Instagram Photos To Train Its AI

Facebook Is Using Users Instagram Photos To Train Its AI

Instagram's not alone in pushing users to post more content - Twitter is reportedly developing a tool that simplifies the video-posting process, for example. Why manually label images when you al...

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2018 iPhones may not come with free headphone dongle

In a note to investors seen by MacRumors , Blayne Curtis wrote: "We now model no dongle this year". While Apple is thought of as the first company to remove the 3.5mm headphone jack on its smartpho...

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Huawei is under Department of Justice investigation for violating Iran sanctions

Huawei is under Department of Justice investigation for violating Iran sanctions

Government reports have also accused both ZTE and Huawei of being security threats to the US. The new sanction, which banned export of any United States hardware or software technology to ZTE, w...

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Please, Alexa? Amazon's new parental controls will encourage politeness

Please, Alexa? Amazon's new parental controls will encourage politeness

Parents can broadcast messages to the Echo Dot Kids Edition through other Echo devices throughout the home. The Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition costs $79; that's a $30 premium over the regular Ec...

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Earth Day 2018 calls for an end to plastic pollution

Earth Day 2018 calls for an end to plastic pollution

Forty Eight years ago, on April 22, 1970, millions of people took to the streets to protest the negative impacts of 150 years of industrial development. Today marks the 48th anniversary of Earth Day c...

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IPhone SE 2 rumored to launch in May without headphone jack

IPhone SE 2 rumored to launch in May without headphone jack

Audio will be routed via the Lightening connector and Bluetooth instead. While Apple did hold an event last month and announce new products, an iPhone SE 2 wasn't one of them. A new leak now rev...

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Brexit: Labour promises Lords scrap over EU Withdrawal Bill

Brexit: Labour promises Lords scrap over EU Withdrawal Bill

The spokesperson said: "We are disappointed that Parliament has voted for this amendment". May's government has already postponed votes on a trade bill and a taxation bill after lawmakers attempted ...

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Government to file reference case: Can BC control pipeline flow?

Government to file reference case: Can BC control pipeline flow?

Alberta has recently introduced a legislation allowing it to cut exports of oil & gas to British Columbia. "The division that is being caused by Alberta holding its breath until it turns blue to get w...

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SpaceX to Launch NASA's Exoplanet-Hunting Spacecraft Today

SpaceX to Launch NASA's Exoplanet-Hunting Spacecraft Today

The $337 million TESS mission is aimed at surveying almost the entire sky for exoplanets of all types, but especially for Earth-size worlds that can be targeted for further follow-up. "We're going to ...

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Ram Nath Kovind in MP to celebrate Ambedkar Jayanti

Ram Nath Kovind in MP to celebrate Ambedkar Jayanti

Venkiah Naidu, the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and the Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Smt. "Babasahab has given us the Constitution". He ensured protection of your rights. Police said that they v...

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Android phone makers are misleading customers with missing security patches

Android phone makers are misleading customers with missing security patches

What's The Story Of Android's Security Patches All About? At the bottom of the list were Chinese brands TCL and ZTE, all of whose phones had four or more missing updates . "We find that there's...

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Galaxy Note 9 rumored to come with a max 4000mAh battery

Galaxy Note 9 rumored to come with a max 4000mAh battery

It might still be a few months away from a formal launch, though Galaxy Note 9 rumors have already started hitting headlines. The recently launched S9 smartphones are also available with similar...

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CM Vijay Rupani doesn't attend BJP fast

CM Vijay Rupani doesn't attend BJP fast

The incident was reported on a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi led a nationwide fast on Thursday to protest the disruptions in Parliament. In his blog, he mentioned due to the "irresponsible...

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How Jio 4G laptops could revive the Indian PC market

How Jio 4G laptops could revive the Indian PC market

Miguel Nunes , Senior Director, Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, told the Economic Times that Qualcomm is working with Reliance Jio on this project. Mukesh Ambani-led Indian telecom op...

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Spotify Plans To Make App Better For Non-Subscribers

Spotify Plans To Make App Better For Non-Subscribers

Spotify has otherwise resisted calls to change the free service, insisting it needed a compelling offering to compete with YouTube, the world's most popular video site. The roll-out is gradual, with ...

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