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Opinion: China’s huge 5G merger could work in T-Mobile’s favour

5G merger could5G merger could work in T-Mobile — China is exploring whether a merger between two of its carriers will secure its lead in 5G over the US, but it could also work in T-Mobile’s favour stateside. The country’s ongoing trade war between the US and China is said to have spurred discussions over […]

January 10, 2022
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Windows 11 is getting taskbar and Start menu improvements

Windows 11 is getting taskbar and Start menu — Windows 11’s taskbar is a giant step back in usability compared to Windows 10, and now Microsoft is starting to make improvements. A new update that’s currently being tested by Windows Insiders brings the clock and date back to the taskbar on secondary or multiple monitors. […]

December 2, 2021
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Apple Picking Robots are finally here

Apple picking robots are now finally in to replace human apple harvesters. Apple is an internationally recognized fruit and as a result of this, the demand is actually very high.USA based Agric-Tech startups have worked hard to bring this to an end.Abundant Robotics are the great hands behind this awesome project. The Robots comes with […]

November 2, 2021
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Microsoft is now the world most valuable company

The world most valuable company – Microsoft passed Apple in market cap on Friday, making it the world’s most valuable publicly traded company, after Apple missed earnings expectations on Thursday. Microsoft had a market cap of nearly $2.49 trillion at market close, while Apple’s stood at about $2.46 trillion. Apple reported on Thursday that revenue […]

October 30, 2021
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Facebook changes its company name to Meta

Facebook changes its company name to Meta — Facebook is changing its company name to reflect its future ambitions and confronts wide-ranging scrutiny of the real-world harms from its various platforms after a whistleblower leaked hundreds of internal documents.Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday that Facebook will change its corporate name to Meta, effectively demoting Facebook’s namesake […]

October 28, 2021
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Squid Game streams sparks debate over Netflix free-riding on local networks

Squid Game streams — Netflix’s global success with “Squid Game” is providing the perfect ground for South Korea to push for legal measures that would make foreign streaming giants stop “free riding” on internet networks here. During the recently concluded National Assembly audit, parliamentarians from both sides of the aisle forged a united front on […]

October 28, 2021
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Mark Zuckerberg’s power makes him untouchable

Mark Zuckerberg’s power — Throughout thousands of pages of leaked Facebook documents, there’s an uncomfortable refrain echoing from the company’s own employees: Something must be done. The documents make clear that senior leadership, including CEO Mark Zuckerberg, were made aware of the potential for real-world harms from its various platforms — amplifying hate speech, encouraging […]

October 28, 2021
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The Facebook Papers may be the biggest crisis in the company’s history

The Facebook Papers — Facebook has confronted whistleblowers, PR firestorms and Congressional inquiries in recent years. But now it faces a combination of all three at once in what could be the most intense and wide-ranging crisis in the company’s 17-year history. On Friday, a consortium of 17 US news organizations began publishing a series […]

October 25, 2021
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Brazilian insurtech Justos raises $35.8M in Series A

Brazilian insurtech Justos — Justos, a startup that says it will be the first insurance company in Brazil to use data when determining rates, has raised a $35.8 million Series A round of funding led by Ribbit Capital. SoftBank’s Latin American Fund and GGV participated as new investors, in addition to existing backers Kaszek, BigBets, […]

October 25, 2021
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WhatsApp will stop working on these phones from November

WhatsApp will stop working – Millions of people across the world rely on the popular messaging app, WhatsApp, to communicate with their friends, loved ones, and colleagues on a daily basis. But many of them will not be able to use the app anymore because of the model of their phones. According to a report […]

October 20, 2021
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Disabled People Can Now Use Android Phones With Face Gestures

Use Android Phones With Face Gestures – Using a raised eyebrow or smile, people with speech or physical disabilities can now operate their Android-powered smartphones hands-free, Google says. Two new tools put machine learning and front-facing cameras on smartphones to work detecting face and eye movements. Users can scan their phone screen and select a […]

September 27, 2021
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IPhone 13 Pro Predicted To Have 1TB Storage

IPhone 13 Pro – Scheduled for a September unveiling, Apple‘s iPhone 13 series is reported to include the highest-priced model ever. According to reports, rumors suggested that iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max will have three storage options – 128GB, 512GB, and 1TB. The 256GB model from previous versions is said to be […]

September 13, 2021
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