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Alphabet's Loon internet balloons are making their way to Kenya

Alphabet's Loon internet balloons are making their way to Kenya

1 day ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Alphabet has announced Loon's first commercial deal in Africa merely a few days after the former X lab experiment finally became a full-fledged company. According to Reuters...
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Alphabet to deploy Loon internet balloons in Kenya's skies in 2019 - CNET

1 day ago   |   CNET   |   3 articles

Kenya's remote areas will get Wi-Fi from the sky.
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Duolingo launches a Hindi learning course for English speakers

1 day ago   |   The Mobile Indian

The course will help English speakers start with basic vowels and consonants before starting to teach learners how new letters are formed by combining two different letters in...
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Nest est désormais avalé par l'équipe de Google Home

Nest est désormais avalé par l'équipe de Google Home

1 day ago   |   Be Geek   |   3 articles

Il y a du mouvement chez Alphabet, la société mère de Google. Nest, le spécialiste de la domotique, se retrouve désormais avalé par l'équipe de Google Home.
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Alphabet to deploy balloon Internet in Kenya with Telkom in 2019

1 day ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Alphabet Inc's Loon said on Thursday it would deploy its system of balloons to beam high-speed Internet access with Telkom Kenya from next year to cover rural and suburban...
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Loon's Internet-Slinging Balloons Are Headed to Work Over Kenya

1 day ago   |   Wired   |   3 articles

The former Google X project is now its own Alphabet company, and just signed its first commercial agreement with Telkom Kenya.
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Worried about a slowdown? It already happened in 2016, says one new venture study

Worried about a slowdown? It already happened in 2016, says one new venture study

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

In today's market, it's hard to make sense of what's what. Deals have grown incestuous for the first time, with outfits like GV investing alongside Uber last week - just months...
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Midwest rising

Midwest rising

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

Emerging venture capital firms in smaller American cities from Indianapolis to Princeton, NJ are attracting increasingly larger funding as investors see opportunities for...
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'This is a pro-Amazon ruling':' Here's what Wall Street is saying about Google's record-breaking $5 billion fine

'This is a pro-Amazon ruling':' Here's what Wall Street is saying about Google's record-breaking $5 billion fine

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

Google has been fined a record $5 billion by the European competition watchdog for abusing the dominance of its mobile operating system, Android. The search giant was accused...
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Opinion: EU's Android Antitrust Fine Is Just A Slap On Google's Wrist

1 day ago   |   Android Headlines   |   8 articles

Google just broke the record for the largest antitrust fine issued in the history of the European Union, having nearly doubled the previous record holder - Google. The...
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Comic-Con 2018: See All The Exclusive Funko Pop Figure You Can Buy At SDCC

Comic-Con 2018: See All The Exclusive Funko Pop Figure You Can Buy At SDCC

We've hit the midpoint in July, and that means San Diego Comic-Con is upon us. The show runs from July 18-22, and there certainly will be a lot to see and do at and around the... Read more ...

Microsoft is crushing it, topping $100 billion in annual revenue for the...

Microsoft is crushing it, topping $100 billion in annual revenue for the first time

Microsoft has transformed itself into a lean, mean, cash-generation machine. The release of fourth quarter earnings Thursday from the computing giant showed year-over-year... Read more ...

Galaxy S10 tipped to have an even bigger screen than the Galaxy S9

Galaxy S10 tipped to have an even bigger screen than the Galaxy S9

You might not remember them now, but early Galaxy S9 rumors claimed that the phone would have significantly smaller bezels compared to the Galaxy S8, as Samsung was looking to... Read more ...

When should you resist the temptation of looking at your phone

When should you resist the temptation of looking at your phone

We've all gotten so accustomed to our smartphones, that checking if we have any new notifications or just quickly scrolling through our favorite app has become an instinct... Read more ...

Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition will be produced

Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition will be produced

Hyundai is at the San Diego Comic-Con event and at the show it has unveiled the Kona Iron Man Edition SUV. The SUV gets a unique interior and exterior design that is inspired... Read more ...

Watch the trailer for George R. R. Martin's new sci-fi horror show

Watch the trailer for George R. R. Martin's new sci-fi horror show

Game of Thrones is one of the most beloved, watched and pirated TV shows in recent history, but it's not the only George R. R. Martin tale being adapted for the small screen... Read more ...

Best media streaming sticks you can buy in 2018

Best media streaming sticks you can buy in 2018

Being the perfect alternatives to heftier Android TV set-top boxes, media streaming sticks are the perfect sidekicks for transforming your dumb TV into a much, much smarter one... Read more ...

WhatsApp is dramatically cutting message forwarding after viral fake news...

WhatsApp is dramatically cutting message forwarding after viral fake news led to lynchings

WhatsApp is trying to make it harder for people to spread fake news. It's limiting people's ability to forward messages to more than 20 people at a time. Indian users can only... Read more ...

Le LG V40 et son triple capteur photo se dote d'une date de sortie

Le LG V40 et son triple capteur photo se dote d'une date de sortie

Un nouvel appareil est prévu par le constructeur coréen d'après le média ETNews. Read more ...

The Instant Pot 6-quart programmable cooker has dropped to $75

The Instant Pot 6-quart programmable cooker has dropped to $75

Not quite Prime Day pricing but close. The Instant Pot Duo60 6-quart 7-in-1 multi-use programmable pressure cooker is down to $74.95 on Amazon. On Prime Day, this slow cooker... Read more ...