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LAST_UPDATESun, 28 May 2017 8pm

Chipotle Says Hackers Hit Most Restaurants In Data Breach

Hackers used malware to steal customer payment data from most of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's (CMG.N) restaurants over a span of three weeks, the company said on Friday, adding to woes at the chain whose sales had just started recovering from a string of food safety lapses in 2015.

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Japan, South Korea Drive Global Bitcoin Prices As Retail Investor Pile In

Pic: ReutersJapanese and South Korean buying helped drive the price of bitcoin to an all-time high this week, with the digital currency more than doubling its value since the start of the year, analysts and market practitioners said on Friday.

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Samsung Electronics to set up fund to help suppliers amid Moon's reform push

Pic: ReutersSamsung Electronics Co Ltd said it would set up a 500 billion won ($445 million) fund to help small suppliers, the highest-profile South Korean firm to unveil steps in the wake of new President Moon Jae-in's call to protect small businesses.

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Google Plans To Track Credit Card Spending

Google can use location data to close the gap between the physical and digital worlds although users can block this

Google is planning to track billions of credit and debit card sales to compare online ad clicks with money spent offline.

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Google's Waze Traffic Data-Sharing App Adds Warning For Accident Prone Areas, Just In Time For Ramadhan

The Ramadhan month tends to be some of the most hectic times for our roads. And with crowded roads, accidents and mishaps are bound to happen.

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Spacex Plans To Launch Its Massive Falcon Heavy Rocket This Summer

SpaceX has bounced back in a big way since the infamous setback in June of 2015. Since then, SpaceX has revolutionized space travel; launching and landing reusable rockets successfully for the first time in history. Now, SpaceX is moving forward with the launch of its Falcon Heavy rocket, an important stepping stone on the path to get humans to Mars by 2025.

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Powerful Electric Scooters Could Be The Future Of Urban Transportation

Electric vehicles (EVs) are well on their way to taking control of the road, leaving behind fossil fuel guzzling gasoline-powered cars and trucks. Still, there is a long way to go before the world is prepared to accommodate fleets of clean energy EVs. Perhaps a convenient and affordable stopgap is in order.

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