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The Boeing chalet at the Farnborough air show in Hampshire, England, on July 15, 2014

Boeing warns of possible risks from faulty parts on some 737 airplanes

U.S. top aircraft manufacturer Boeing Company Sunday confirmed that some 737 aircraft involving MAX and NG models may have risks from faulty parts that...
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California’s Mayor Advises President Trump to Halt His Hate Talks

The mayor of the U.S. city of Oakland on Saturday urged President Donald Trump to stop "fanning hate" over his disputed immigration policy. "It's time...
AFP/File / Lionel Bonaventure Facebook, in its twice-annual "transparency report," says the number of items "restricted" for violating local laws more than doubled compared to the prior six-month period, to 55,827

Facebook to Slap restrictions on groups spreading false information

Facebook has rolled out a host of updates to its website policy to maintain the integrity of information that flows throughout its platform and...
Google

Google Marks 15th Anniversary of Gmail with smart updates

Google announced Monday new features to Gmail on the mail service's 15th anniversary, pledging to make it more efficient and helpful. Tom Holman, senior product...
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Facebook and ACLU Settle Over Biased Advertising

Facebook said Tuesday it has reached settlement with U.S. civil rights organizations including the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) over discriminatory advertising practices. The world's...
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Ethiopian Crash: Boeing 737 MAX Airplane Software to be Updated

Top U.S. aircraft manufacturer Boeing Company said Monday that it is planning to make a safety upgrade to software that is to be deployed...
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Samsung releases new galaxy S10 series smartphones

South Korea's top smartphone manufacturer Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Wednesday officially launched its flagship Galaxy S lineup of smartphones at its Unpacked event in...

Group Files Crucial Motion Against The U.S. Government Over Climate Change Possible Danger

Late last night, youth plaintiffs in Juliana v. United States sought a court order preventing the federal government from issuing leases and mining permits...
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Amazon Boss and Wife Marriage of 25 years comes to a conclusion

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who is the wealthiest man in the world, said Wednesday that he and his wife are divorcing after 25 years...
A doctor examines a larva of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the carrier of Zika virus, in a laboratory of the Ministry of Health, in San Jose, Costa Rica, on Jan. 29, 2016. The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday said it would convene an International Health Regulations emergency committee on the Zika virus to ascertain whether the outbreak constitutes a public health emergency of international concern.(Xinhua/Kent Gilbert) (jp) (sp)

U.S. researchers maps possible root of Zika infection

U.S. scientists from University of California, Davis (UC Davis) have worked out "hot spot" maps of regions in the world that can help health...
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Mayor London Breed Unhappy Over Additional Burden

San Francisco Mayor London Breed on Friday complained that the federal government shutdown has caused additional burden on the employees of the city's Public...
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Public’s health privacy at risk from artificial intelligence

A U.S. study published Thursday showed the privacy of people's health data is subject to greater risks as more advances are being achieved in...
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Silicon Valley Data Firms Partner Up for Data Cloud System

Silicon Valley-based big data unicorn Cloudera Inc. Thursday announced the completion of its merger with software developer Hortonworks Inc. to build the first enterprise...
The Boeing chalet at the Farnborough air show in Hampshire, England, on July 15, 2014

Boeing grabs contract to streamline Spain’s helicopter fleet

U.S. top aircraft manufacturer Boeing Company (Boeing) said Thursday it has won an order to upgrade all 17 Spanish CH-47D Chinook helicopters with new...
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U.S: Funeral Service Held for Two-Year Old Abdullah Hassan

A funeral service was held Saturday for a two-year-old toddler whose mother sued the U.S. government for denying a visit to her dying baby...
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Amazon’s Jeff Bezos becomes world’s richest man

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has become the richest man in the world with a net wealth of 141.9 billion U.S. dollars, the...

Facebook suspends 200 Apps after speculations of data breach

Facebook said Monday that it has suspended around 200 apps for possible misuse of data after its CEO Mark Zuckerberg promised in March to...
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Microsoft cloud products pushes earnings higher

U.S. software and online service leader Microsoft Thursday reported third-quarter earnings in fiscal year 2018 hitting 26.8 billion U.S. dollars, a robust growth beyond...
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International Football Star Zlatan Ibrahimović Joins Visa

Visa Inc. today announced professional footballer, Zlatan Ibrahimović, will be the new face of its global marketing campaign in anticipation of the 2018 FIFA...
The Boeing chalet at the Farnborough air show in Hampshire, England, on July 15, 2014

Boeing Worried Over Possible Impact U.S.-China Trade War Bring

U.S. top aircraft manufacturer Boeing Company (Boeing) Wednesday expressed deep concern about the ongoing trade dispute between the U.S. and China, which is likely...
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Tesla Confirms Autopilot Car Crash

U.S. leading electric car maker Tesla has confirmed that a Tesla sedan that hit a concrete divider and two other cars and killed the...
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Expert Calls for Stiffer Government Regulation on Social Media Firms

The recent Facebook scandal about 50 million users suffering breach of their private data shows that stronger government regulation is needed to make social...
The Boeing chalet at the Farnborough air show in Hampshire, England, on July 15, 2014

Boeing Jubilates Over Its 10,000th 737 Aircraft Record

U.S. aerospace giant Boeing Company on Tuesday celebrated its 10,000th 737 aircraft to roll-off the production line at its Renton plant in Washington...
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Death toll climbs to 21 in California wildfires

The series of deadly wildfires in northern California have claimed 21 lives, Californian Governer's Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) told a press conference...
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Study Shows Emoticons Usage Depicts Incompetence

Contrary to actual smiles, using smileys in work emails does not increase perception of warmth but may leave an impression of incompetence, according to...
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PayPal Moves to Acquire Swift Financial

PayPal, one of the world's largest Internet payment companies, said Thursday it would acquire Swift Financial, an online lender for small businesses in...
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Study finds limitations in medical crowdsourcing research data

A study led by the University of California, San Francisco, comparing the online data crowdsourcing approach to a standard telephone survey, has found that...
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Human genetic material could be controlled by proteins – study

A new study reveals the possibility that a specific protein binds to stretches of DNA, namely deoxyribonucleic acid, and pulls it into droplets that...
Uber

Uber to roll out tips for drivers beginning July 2017

Uber said on Tuesday it will begin allowing drivers to collect tips through its smartphone app, part of the ride services company's broader effort...

Facebook’s outlines its counter-terrorism procedures

Facebook, Inc., the social networking service claiming to have 1.94 billion monthly active users worldwide, said Thursday it wants to be "a hostile place...