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European Commission Slaps A 2.4 Billion Euro Fine On Google
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One of the biggest companies in the technology world, Google has been fined by European Commission on grounds of breaching antitrust rules.   Google has been often found itself embroiled in controversies including an incident in UK where its StreetView cars stole data from thousands of laptops during a drive by. However, it has been […]

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Vivo beats Apple to an under-display fingerprint scanner
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There have been rumours of Apple exploring under-display fingerprint scanning technology, but you probably didn't expect the first of such demos to come from China. At MWC Shanghai, Qualcomm announced its latest ultrasonic fingerprint solution, with…

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Linksys Launches Dual-Band Gigabit WR1900ACS Router In India
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Wireless and networking company Linksys has today announced the launch of its new dual-band Gigabit WR1900ACS Router in India which is claimed to feature an impressive 1.6 GHz dual core processor and 512 MB DDR3 RAM. According to a recent press release, the Linksys Dual-Band Gigabit WRT1900ACS Wi-Fi Router is made for both, home users […]

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New Maglev Elevator Can Travel Horizontally, Vertically, and Diagonally
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An elevator that can move in any direction has been successfully tested by a German company named ThyssenKrupp. An anonymous reader quotes Wired UK: The Multi is the first ropeless lift, built using the same magnetic levitation technology used in Japan’s bullet train and proposed for the Hyperloop. In the same way the train slides […]

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A 3D-printed bridge is being built using reinforced concrete
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3D printing is a massive category that covers everything from small, DIY, plastic projects to metal meant to be used in Boeing's 787 airplane. Yet another usage has come to light, courtesy of the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands….

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FCC Grants OneWeb Approval To Launch Over 700 Satellites For 'Space Internet'
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OneWeb has been granted approval from the FCC to launch a network of internet-beaming satellites into orbit. FCC chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement: “Humans have long sought inspiration from the stars, from the ancient Egyptians orienting the pyramids toward certain stars to the Greeks using constellations to write their mythology. In modern times, […]

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Google Launches Go-To Job Aggregation Site
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Google on Tuesday announced a highly anticipated launch of its new job search aggregation technology. The initiative will allow Google users to search for jobs either on mobile devices or personal computers, and to use a set of filters to obtain highly targeted results pulled from many different sites across the Web. During his keynote […]

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Microsoft Admits Disabling Anti-Virus Software For Windows 10 Users
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An anonymous reader quotes a report from the BBC: Microsoft has admitted that it does temporarily disable anti-virus software on Windows PCs, following an competition complaint to the European Commission by a security company. In early June, Kaspersky Lab filed the complaint against Microsoft. The security company claims the software giant is abusing its market […]

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Trump Wants Tech Leaders to Help Save $1 Trillion
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President Donald Trump aims to save taxpayers $1 trillion over the next 10 years with a little help from America’s high-tech industry. “Our goal is to lead a sweeping transformation of the federal government’s technology that will deliver dramatically better services for citizens,” the president said Monday at a roundtable session of the American Technology […]

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