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India to continue probe despite Cambridge Analytica closure

Wednesday's news release announcing the decision lists only Cambridge Analytica and SCL Elections, not the parent company. Sources said , the ongoing probe...


Amazon opens more monetization tools for Alexa developers

The feature was previously available in a handful of titles. The basic Alexa skills will remain free while allowing developers to offer additional premium con...


Instagram brings new features for inspiring more interactions and stop bullying

Facebook's F8 developer conference is underway in San Jose right now, and that means lots of new announcements about numerous company's products. When peopl...


Facebook Investigates Claim That Employee Used 'Privileged Access' To Stalk Women

This week, on the same day Facebook announced that it is rolling out a dating service, the company confirmed that it had fired a security engineer who alleg...


Windows 10 April 2018 Update New Features and Improvements

The online process occurs over time in the background during idle moments and theoretically it doesn't affect end user operations. While some people may be di...


WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum departs over differences on privacy issues

In WhatsApp's early days, Koum and Acton made a big deal of their reluctance to collect user data or include ads in the app, a strategy in stark contract to Fac...


Twitter Laughs at Facebook Hate Speech: You Will Too!

Several users took to Twitter to report that they've started seeing that upvote/downvote button in Facebook posts, signified by an up and down arrow symbol, r...


SERAP reacts to Nwobike's one-month jail term, says sentence light

Akoni said contrary to the claim by the EFCC, the N750,000 that Nwobike gave to Justice Yunusa was not a bribe but "for the specific goal of helping the (sick) ...


Jeff Bezoz's Blue Origin Successfully launched New Shepard Rocket's 8th test flight

Honored @VP and @SecondLady toured our #NewGlenn rocket factory and new home for the historic #NewShepard booster. Amid Sunday's dispatch webcast, Cor...


10 interesting facts about Great Barrier Reef

The project will aim improve water quality, target coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish (COTS) and implement scientific reef restoration of the reef. There hav...


IPL: Hyderabad beat Rajasthan to claim top spot

But Tripathi let the Kiwi batter off the hook, which ultimately proved to be the turning point of the match as it was the SRH captain that guided his side t...


APC: Ghosts Initiated Dino Melaye's Recall Process

Reacting to the seemingly failed exercise, Hon. Out of that number, only 4,810 people showed up for the verification with 3,763 verified. Melaye, representing...


RIL logs Rs 100 crore profit a day on petchem, retail

RIL had posted 25 per cent growth in consolidated net profit at Rs 9,423 crore in the third quarter. Exports (including deemed exports) from India during the ...


Sensex, Nifty close higher as private lenders lead gains

The rupee was trading flat ahead of a long weekend for money markets. The Sensex has so far touched a high of 34,893.20 and a low of 34,744.73 points. "Euro...


In ZTE Battle, US Suppliers Are Collateral Damage

Still, another setback in the U.S. market could cause Huawei to throw in the towel and concentrate on other regions. The world's largest economy may be impo...


Snap Inc. (SNAP) Analysts See $-0.33 EPS on May, 1

The latest generation of Spectacles incorporate numerous suggested changes. Water resistant . While taking them deep-sea snorkeling is out of the question,...


Holes in Arctic Ice a Mystery

He and his crew were flying over the Arctic as part of NASA's IceBridge mission , which aims to take over the work of studying ice from above during an eight...


Nintendo Appoints New President

The new console has been the main reason for Nintendo's successful year, but it's also been very good at capitalising on its existing properties. This isn't n...


(MSFT) Position Reduced by Orrstown Financial Services Inc

Picton Mahoney Asset Management bought 7,250 shares as the company's stock rose 4.63% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 11.88 millio...


ZTE to USA: Sure, ban us, but you can not afford such victories

The Commerce Department decision means ZTE Corp may not be able to use Google's Android operating system in its mobile devices, a source familiar with the...


How Analysts Rated Synthomer plc (LON:SYNT) Last Week?

It is down 42.62% since April 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 44.00% the S&P500. Among 21 analysts covering Sage Group The PLC ( LON:SG...


Queen Elizabeth II turns 92, to attend star-studded concert

Welsh singer Tom Jones kicked off the show with his hit "It's not Unusual" before Elizabeth appeared in the royal box of London's Albert Hall, flanked by her fa...


Swedish DJ Avicii top electronic dance music artist dies at 28

His family have been left devastated and requested for privacy in their hard time. Avicii was a global pop star and one of the biggest names in the world of...


Apple has promised to release cheap iPhone

The note, entitled "Cautious Into the Print; Buy Any Post-Earnings Dip", offers more troubling fodder to an increasingly negative news cycle: The iPhone X isn...


Lyrid meteor shower: What time will it peak? What to expect

From mid-to-late April you can usually see Lyrid meteors in the sky, but the peak time to watch will be from Saturday night into Sunday morning. "The Lyrids a...