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European privacy search engines aim to challenge Google

Sites like Britain's Mojeek, France's Qwant, Unbubble in Germany and Swisscows don't track user data, filter results or show behavioral ads.

22 Nov 2018 9:57 AM

Instagram is taking action against fake followers and likes

Instagram has built machine learning tools to help identify accounts that use these services and remove the inauthentic activity.

21 Nov 2018 2:20 PM

Reliance Jio introduces India’s first VoLTE-based international roaming

Japan-based KDDI Corporation is the first international mobile service provider to avail of Jio’s VoLTE calling.

21 Nov 2018 1:08 PM

Xiaomi opens 500 Mi stores in India, creates Guinness World Record

Xiaomi achieved this feat by launching over 500 Mi Stores simultaneously.

21 Nov 2018 11:32 AM

Bitcoin for payments a distant dream as usage dries up

The value of bitcoins handled by major payment processors shriveled nearly 80 percent in the year to September.

21 Nov 2018 11:04 AM

Micron leads chipmaker losses as demand concerns grow

Micron shares fell 7 percent in early trading after brokerage Baird Equity Research downgraded the stock to “underperform.”

21 Nov 2018 10:52 AM

Facebook sued by Russian firm linked to woman charged by US

Facebook deleted FAN’s account in April as it purged pages linked to the St. Petersburg-based Internet Research Agency.

21 Nov 2018 10:45 AM

Twitter CEO kicks up storm in India, offending some Hindus

Twitter has apologised and expressed regret over the incident, which some Indians have called “hate-mongering”.

21 Nov 2018 10:36 AM

Singapore lawmaker blasts Facebook over refusal to take down 'false' post

The criticism follows Facebook’s refusal this month of a government request to remove an online article about the city-state’s banks.

21 Nov 2018 10:15 AM

Google invests USD 700 million in Danish data centre, secures green energy

Google also said it would sign a power purchase agreement (PPA) for the new Danish data centre.

21 Nov 2018 9:42 AM