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Google Faces Years Of EU Oversight On Top Of Record Antitrust Fine

Pic: ReutersBeyond a headline-grabbing 2.4 billion euro ($2.7 billion) fine EU antitrust regulators have levelled against Google, the internet giant is likely to be shackled for years by Tuesday's precedent-setting decision defining the company as a monopoly.

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Toshiba Misses Self-Imposed Deadline For Chip Unit Sale, Sues Western Digital

Pic: ReutersJapan's Toshiba Corp (6502.T) has pushed back its timeline to clinch a sale of its prized flash memory chip unit, saying the $18 billion deal was being held up due to differences of opinion within the consortium chosen as preferred bidder.

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India's Largest Container Port Hit By Global Cyber Attack

Pic: ReutersOperations at one of three terminals at India's largest container port JNPT, on the outskirts of India's commercial hub of Mumbai, have been disrupted by the global ransomware attack, the port said on Wednesday.

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A New Site Tracks Trump's Twitter Blocking Spree

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Donald Trump—or at the very least, someone with ready access to Donald Trump's Twitter account—has been blocking as many vocal critics as he can get his perfectly proportioned hands on.

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Pokemon Go Is Making A Comeback

The summer of 2016 was the summer of Pokemon Go. No matter where I went in New York City, I couldn’t escape the throngs of trainers, capturing Gyms and catching Pokemon on every street corner. It was a certified phenomenon, but by the end of August, nearly half of the player base had abandoned the game. There simply wasn’t enough to keep them occupied for months on end, so they left.

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With Alphabet, Google Faces A Daunting Challenge: Organizing Itself

Pic: ReutersGoogle’s self-professed mission is to organize the world’s information. But a company known for engineering excellence is still trying to solve the very human problem of how to organize itself.

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Volvo And Autoliv Team Up With Nvidia For Self-Driving Cars

Pic: ReutersVolvo Cars and Swedish car safety supplier Autoliv (ALV.N) have signed a deal with U.S. firm Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O), best known for its graphics technology in computer games, to develop software systems for self-driving cars.

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Proton's Future SUV Makes Appearance At Historic Signing

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KUALA LUMPUR: The basis for Proton's first sports utility vehicle (SUV) made its maiden appearance in Malaysia today following the official signing of an agreement between Proton and Geely.

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'Pokémon Go' Update Ushers Players Away From Unofficial Apps

The big 'Pokémon Go' Gym and Raid Battle updates are expected to start going live very soon. — AFP Relaxnews

POKÉMON collected using unofficial third-party services for Pokémon Go can have their appearances and behaviour changed by the app developer.

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China Drone King Turns To Farming

China drone king turns to farming — AFP

SHENZHEN, China: China drone-maker DJI is betting on flying machines that shoot pesticide instead of photos to fend off growing competition in the global remote-controlled aircraft market.

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