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Ride-hailing firm Careem purchases Commut app

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

United Arab Emirates-based ride-hailing app Careem said on Monday it has acquired Commut, the Hyderabad-based mass transportation app.
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Apple completes deal to buy Shazam

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   16 articles

Apple Inc has completed the acquisition of music discovery app Shazam, it said on Monday, weeks after the European Union approved the deal.
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SAP, Microsoft and Adobe announce data alliance

4 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Business software companies SAP, Microsoft and Adobe said on Monday they were forming a data alliance that will make it easier for clients running their applications to get a...
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Uber's strongest growth comes in depressed Argentina - minus commissions

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

Uber's fastest-growing market in the world is now Argentina, company executives say, attributing the expansion to the nation's sudden economic unraveling, which has boosted...
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T-Mobile revamps prepaid brand to spruce up image

4 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

T-Mobile US Inc said Monday it is renaming its prepaid brand to Metro by T-Mobile and adding two new unlimited phone plans that will include perks like Google One cloud storage...
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Ride-hailing firm Careem enters India with Commut app purchase

8 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

United Arab Emirates-based ride-hailing app Careem has acquired Commut, the Hyderabad-based mass transportation app, marking its entry into India, the firm said on Monday.
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Singapore fines Grab and Uber, imposes measures to open up market

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Singapore slapped ride-hailing firms Grab and Uber with fines and finalised restrictions to open up the market to competitors after concluding that their merger in March has...
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Home modems, routers hit by U.S. China tariffs as 'smart' tech goods escape

12 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

U.S. tariffs that hit some $200 billion worth of Chinese products on Monday spare many high-profile consumer technology items such as "smart" watches and speakers, but the less...
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The night a Chinese billionaire was accused of rape in Minnesota

12 hours ago   |   Reuters

With the Chinese billionaire Richard Liu at her Minneapolis area apartment, a 21-year-old University of Minnesota student sent a WeChat message to a friend in the middle of the...
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Singapore competition watchdog fines Grab, Uber $9.5 million over merger

13 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   7 articles

Singapore's anti-trust watchdog fined ride-hailing firms Grab and Uber a combined S$13 million over their merger deal, and ordered Uber to sell vehicles from its local leasing...
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Apple buys music recognition app Shazam

Apple buys music recognition app Shazam

Apple's purchase of Shazam is complete. The Cupertino firm now officially owns one of the most popular apps for recognising music, TV shows, films and adverts. Although it... Read more ...

Microsoft launches Office 2019 for Windows and Mac

Microsoft launches Office 2019 for Windows and Mac

Microsoft is releasing Office 2019 for Windows and Mac today. The update is designed for businesses and consumers that haven't opted into Microsoft's Office 365 service with... Read more ...

Roku adds low-cost Premiere 4K players to its line up

Roku adds low-cost Premiere 4K players to its line up

Roku is expanding its streaming video player lineup with a 4K player that is half the price of its current 4K offering. The Roku Premiere will launch ahead of the year-end... Read more ...

MacOS Mojave is now available for download

MacOS Mojave is now available for download

If you've been waiting patiently for MacOS 10.14, better known as Mojave, then this is your day. You can now download and install the new operating system on your compatible... Read more ...

Fortnite Drops First Season 6 Teaser Image

Fortnite Drops First Season 6 Teaser Image

Season 6 of Epic's phenomenally popular battle royale game, Fortnite , is just around the corner. The new season kicks off on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and mobile... Read more ...

Red Dead Redemption II PS4 Pro Bundle Announced

Red Dead Redemption II PS4 Pro Bundle Announced

Saddle up this 1TB PS4 Pro when you head off into the frontier with Red Dead Redemption II on October 26. The bundle retails for $399.99 , and includes the game and the system... Read more ...

IPhone XS and iPhone XS Max buyers are complaining that their new devices...

IPhone XS and iPhone XS Max buyers are complaining that their new devices have bad WiFi and cell signal

Owners of Apple's new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, officially released on Friday, are reporting poor WiFi and cell signal strength. A report from a wireless technology blog... Read more ...

Metro PCS gets a new name and two new unlimited plans

Metro PCS gets a new name and two new unlimited plans

T-Mobile announced today that it's giving Metro PCS a new name. Beginning at some point next, Metro PCS will be known as Metro by T-Mobile - a move that T-Mobile says... Read more ...

'Microsoft Search' is a unified search experience for Microsoft 365

'Microsoft Search' is a unified search experience for Microsoft 365

A unified search experience is coming to Microsoft 365 that makes finding content within your organization super quick and simple. Today at Ignite 2018, Microsoft announced... Read more ...

IPhone XS Teardown Has a Disappointing Surprise

IPhone XS Teardown Has a Disappointing Surprise

Not much has changed in Apple's flagship from last year: it's mostly the same except for a weirdly shaped battery that is a total letdown. Read more ...