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Tencent on global path as it surpasses Facebook in valuation

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

HONG KONG - China's biggest social network and gaming firm Tencent Holdings, which last week reported forecast-beating quarterly results, is close to making Malaysia the first...
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Google Allo Downloaders Can Now Receive Free Grilled Cheese

10 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Google is taking a pretty unique approach to promoting its messaging app Allo in Wisconsin. The app, which was originally launched in September 2016 has largely failed to gain...
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Thanksgiving feast: Chipmaker Marvell Tech gobbles up Cavium for $6 billion

Thanksgiving feast: Chipmaker Marvell Tech gobbles up Cavium for $6 billion

14 hours ago   |   SiliconBeat   |   5 articles

The move is seen as expanding Marvell's efforts in everything from data centers to self-driving cars.
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Apple served with warrant in Texas mass shooting case - is another showdown with authorities in store?

Apple served with warrant in Texas mass shooting case - is another showdown with authorities in store?

14 hours ago   |   SiliconBeat

Will Apple again find itself at odds with authorities in a high-profile case involving unlocking a gunman's iPhone?
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$216,181: That's the household income needed to buy a house in San Jose, report says

$216,181: That's the household income needed to buy a house in San Jose, report says

14 hours ago   |   SiliconBeat

The housing affordability crisis is escalating nationally, according to a new report. But the runaway markets are the San Jose and San Francisco areas.
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On topic: Tech news to know now

On topic: Tech news to know now

14 hours ago   |   SiliconBeat   |   6 articles

Here's what's going on in tech. Volvo to supply Uber with up to 24,000 self-driving cars. Bipartisan Harvard panel recommends hacking safeguards for elections. Former...
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Here are the best Canadian Black Friday 2017 deals

Here are the best Canadian Black Friday 2017 deals

15 hours ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   11 articles

Are you on the hunt for Black Friday Deals, but don't have the time to look through countless flyers and websites? Well, we have your back. The MobileSyrup team is scouring the...
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I'll never get bored watching these dumb bots chat on Twitter

I'll never get bored watching these dumb bots chat on Twitter

18 hours ago   |   The Next Web

I set out to find interesting tweets from the top minds in AI, but after about five minutes of reading either non-stop apocalyptic doom and gloom, or uninterrupted declarations...
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Black Friday 2017 has already started at Currys PC World, now with even more deals

Black Friday 2017 has already started at Currys PC World, now with even more deals

19 hours ago   |   Rock, Paper, Shotgun   |   14 articles

Twas the Monday before Black Friday and all through the web, the deals were stirring, yes, it's that time of year again, let's prep. That's how it goes, right? As you may have...
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Tencent turns to WeChat, games and deals for global strategy

19 hours ago   |   Reuters

HONG KONG - China's biggest social network and gaming firm Tencent Holdings, which last week reported forecast-beating quarterly results, is close to making Malaysia the first...
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Korean Bible reading app turns your Android phone into a botnet

Korean Bible reading app turns your Android phone into a botnet

A mischievous band of hackers is using the spirit of Christ to infect unsuspecting users. Researchers have discovered new malware which poses as a legitimate Google Play app... Read more ...

FCC is expected to unveil its plan to destroy net neutrality during...

FCC is expected to unveil its plan to destroy net neutrality during Thanksgiving week

While Americans are busy traveling, paying attention to Black Friday deals, and spending time with family, the Federal Communications Commission will be rolling out its least... Read more ...

Apple's Swift language finds its way into Google's secret Fuchsia OS

Apple's Swift language finds its way into Google's secret Fuchsia OS

Last week, a curious update to Google's GitHub repository showed that the company had forked Swift, a programming language created by Apple for building iOS/macOS/tvOS/watchOS... Read more ...

Uber wants to wipe out car sickness with bursts of air, vibrating seats

Uber wants to wipe out car sickness with bursts of air, vibrating seats

Uber's all-in on self-driving cars. It makes sense. Built on the backs of its drivers, Uber's future might very well be determined by whether or not it can replace them... Read more ...

On topic: Tech news to know now

On topic: Tech news to know now

Here's what's going on in tech. Volvo to supply Uber with up to 24,000 self-driving cars. Bipartisan Harvard panel recommends hacking safeguards for elections. Former... Read more ...

Tesla's new pocket-sized battery looks nice, but that's about it

Tesla's new pocket-sized battery looks nice, but that's about it

Tesla slipped a new product onto its website under the radar. Not a new car, I'm afraid, but a portable battery, of all things. Sporting a gorgeous black-and-red color scheme... Read more ...

The company helping retailers thrive and survive in the Amazon era

The company helping retailers thrive and survive in the Amazon era

Savvy shoppers are already looking for the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. The more perceptive would argue that it would make much more sense to keep their credit... Read more ...

Nearsighted or colorblind? Here are helpful options on iOS and Android

Nearsighted or colorblind? Here are helpful options on iOS and Android

In the smartphone-centric world of today, it can be rough if you suffer from any kind of ocular condition which keeps you from seeing your phone clearly all the time. Meaning... Read more ...

Uber readies for driverless revolution with 24,000 cars from Volvo

Uber readies for driverless revolution with 24,000 cars from Volvo

Though Number 10 aids burst Philip Hammond's hopes of test-driving a driverless car in the West Midlands this week, autonomous “self-driving” vehicles will almost certainly... Read more ...

Amazon is launching a 'Secret' cloud service for the CIA

Amazon is launching a 'Secret' cloud service for the CIA

Amazon Web Services introduced Secret Region, a new service specifically for the CIA and the rest of the intelligence community. It's not really a secret service: It's name... Read more ...