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Google Overhauls Gmail To Lure Businesses Away From Microsoft

Pic: ReutersSAN FRANCISCO: Alphabet Inc’s Google unveiled on Wednesday its first Gmail redesign since 2013, capping what the company says was an expensive overhaul two years in the making to adopt security and offline functionality and better resemble Microsoft Outlook.

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The OnePlus 6 Is Coming On May 16th

Despite official confirmation of its display notch, its internals, and even its Avengers special edition, the OnePlus 6 hasn’t actually been announced yet.

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Police In Chinese City Seize 600 Computers Used To Mine Bitcoin

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: Police in the north China city of Tianjin confiscated 600 computers used to mine bitcoin cryptocurrency after the local power grid operator reported abnormal electricity usage, Xinhua reported Wednesday.

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Amazon Boss Bezos Supports Scrutiny Of Big Companies

Pic: ReutersBERLIN: Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos said on Tuesday that it was right that big companies are scrutinised and said his firm would respond to any new regulations by finding new ways to please its customers.

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LG G7 To Be Brightest Smartphone In Market

SEOUL -- LG Electronics Inc said Wednesday its upcoming flagship smartphone, the LG G7 ThinQ, set to be unveiled next month, will come with the brightest display in the industry, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported.

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Facebook Removes Accounts Advertising Stolen Identities

Pic: ReutersFacebook Inc has removed a number of accounts and pages that advertised and sold social security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, and alleged credit card numbers of dozens of people, following a report by news website Motherboard.

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Chinese Tech Giants, Government Under Fire For 'Men Only' Job Ads

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: Top Chinese tech firms and some government departments have been singled out in a report that says discriminatory hiring practices based on gender are widespread in China and are linked to a shrinking proportion of women in the labor force.

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NTT To Block Pirate Manga, Anime Websites

TOKYO -- Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp said Monday that it will block access to websites where manga and animations are illegally uploaded, following a government request for such voluntary moves, Japan’s Jiji Press reported.

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China's Ride-Hailing Firm Didi Wants To Develop 'Purpose-Built' Cars With Automakers

Pic: ReutersBEIJING/DETROIT: Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing is exploring ways of collaborating with established automakers and parts suppliers to jointly develop cars purpose-built for its services, the company said on Tuesday.

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Car Of The Future: Electrified And Autonomous, But What Will It Look Like?

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: An autonomous driving electric vehicle may not take to the sky any time soon but could one day start to look a bit like The Jetsons’ flying car - a glass bubble without the long hood that is a signature feature of today’s gasoline-fueled cars.

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