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Google fined $21 million in India for 'search bias'

Google fined $21 million in India for 'search bias'

The Indian ruling brings to an end a probe first started by the watchdog in 2012 on complaints filed by matchmaking website Bharat Matrimony and a not-for-profit organisation, Consumer Unity and Trust...

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Qualcomm Board Rejects Broadcom's New Offer, But Agrees to Meet

Qualcomm Board Rejects Broadcom's New Offer, But Agrees to Meet

The Qualcomm Board of Directors Thursday unanimously rejected a revised $121 billion buyout offer from Broadcom. By doing so, Broadcom raised the stakes a month before Qualcomm's annual shareholder ...

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Snapchat thinks it can beat Instagram, stock climbs on the promise

Snapchat thinks it can beat Instagram, stock climbs on the promise

In fact, ad spend through 4C increased 29% in Q4 to close out the first full year of self-serve Snap Ads. Snap Inc surprised Wall Street on Tuesday with a rebound in user growth for its Snapcha...

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Film with predominantly black actors was overdue - Black Panther's Andy Serkis

Film with predominantly black actors was overdue - Black Panther's Andy Serkis

Featuring the New Balance 574 Sport and the 990v4, the brands came together to celebrate the warrior-king lifestyle of King T'Challa - better known as Black Panther . On a mission to take down arms...

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Dow Jones Regains Some Losses, Closes Up More Than 500 Points

The S&P 500 Index gained 1.3 percent as of 3:15 p.m. North American markets swung wildly between positive and negative territory on Tuesday in volatile trading after Wall Street's rout yesterday hei...

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Russia Infiltrated Some US Voter Registration Rolls Before 2016 Election, DHS Says

Russia Infiltrated Some US Voter Registration Rolls Before 2016 Election, DHS Says

There's no evidence that any of the rolls were altered, however. Head of cyber security at the Department of Homeland Security - Jeanette Manfra - said a "small number" of the 21 states targeted in ...

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Mission SpaceX: All about the triumphant launch of Elon Musk's Falcon Heavy

Mission SpaceX: All about the triumphant launch of Elon Musk's Falcon Heavy

However, the rocket carrying the auto has overshot its trajectory, putting the vehicle in an orbit that would extend to the asteroid belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. According to the New...

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Instagram Testing 'Regram' Feature - But Only Within Its 'Stories' Section

Instagram Testing 'Regram' Feature - But Only Within Its 'Stories' Section

Instagram's most glaring feature omission is the ability for a person to reshape someone else's post with everyone they follow a la Twitter's retweet and Facebook's share buttons. For those who hav...

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Tesla posts £487 million Q4 loss but predicts profit in 2018

Tesla posts £487 million Q4 loss but predicts profit in 2018

Tesla built just 260 by the end of September. Originally, the EV maker said it would complete the drive by the end of 2017. Tesla said it would meet its goal of producing 5000 Model 3s per mont...

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Amazon Prime members can get free 2-hour delivery from Whole Foods

Amazon Prime members can get free 2-hour delivery from Whole Foods

It's the latest development following Amazon's $13.7 billion acquisition of Austin-based Whole Foods past year, and a threat to other grocery delivery services - namely Instacart, which also offers ...

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North Korea has 'no intention' to meet United States in South

North Korea has 'no intention' to meet United States in South

Jo Yong Sam, department director general of North Korea's foreign ministry, said on Thursday the country had never "begged the U.S. for dialogue" and wasn't about to start now. North Korea's state med...

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Final Fantasy XV Will Support Cross-Platform Co-Op

Final Fantasy XV Will Support Cross-Platform Co-Op

As reported by Siliconera , many new images were shown behind closed doors for more concept art regarding the Final Fantasy 7 Remake. News about the game, however, has been very scarce, with Square...

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Here's how to create your custom themed movies on Google Photos

Here's how to create your custom themed movies on Google Photos

Google Photos will automatically create themed movies for users at times, but now anyone can create their own themed movie whenever they want using a bunch of different themes. After you've chosen ...

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Huawei P20 Event Invite Hints Triple Camera Presence on the Flagship Smartphone

Huawei P20 Event Invite Hints Triple Camera Presence on the Flagship Smartphone

The upcoming Huawei P20 - the Chinese manufacturer's new flagship smartphone, set to launch March 27 , 2018, in Paris - could be the world's first handset to come with a triple main camera , acco...

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This WhatsApp new feature is going to change your life

This WhatsApp new feature is going to change your life

As technology gets more affordable and convenient, so will the payments method which are used to transfer funds with will become too. Moreover, WhatsApp has also been testing the option to switch ...

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Maine Senator Rejoices After Announcement of New Lobster Emoji

Maine Senator Rejoices After Announcement of New Lobster Emoji

There will be a lobster emoji available for use later this year, thanks to the crustacean's best advocate, Sen. King: Releasing memo would be "reckless, ' 'could expose sources" The Hill's 12:30 Repo...

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Nest Makes Return To Google Mothership For AI-Infused Smart Home Devices

Nest Makes Return To Google Mothership For AI-Infused Smart Home Devices

Seems that's about to change. However, it was announced today that Nest will be "coming home" by rejoining the Google hardware division. In other words, they're rolling Nest under the Google/Alphabe...

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PS4 system software 5.50 adds ability to limit a child's play time

PS4 system software 5.50 adds ability to limit a child's play time

PS4 owners will shortly be able to access the latest firmware update for their console . Play Time Management is a new feature that allows you to set daily time limits for play for certain users, a...

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DOJ Charges Illegal Immigrant Involved in Edwin Jackson Fatal Crash

DOJ Charges Illegal Immigrant Involved in Edwin Jackson Fatal Crash

White House chief of staff John Kelly said Tuesday he "very much" doubts Trump will extend the March 5 date when work permits for the young immigrants will begin to expire, leaving increasing number...

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Rumor: Google Is Setting Up Its Own Game Streaming Service

Rumor: Google Is Setting Up Its Own Game Streaming Service

The plan that Google has been working on involves use of its cloud servers to broadcast the games to users over the internet, the Information report said, citing people with knowledge of the proje...

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