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BharatNet Project: Cabinet Gives Nod for Modified Implementation Strategy

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the ‘Modified Implementation Strategy’ of BharatNet project for providing broadband connectivity to all gram panchayats by March…

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Google Street View Finally Captures Missing Austria

Google’s Street View cars on Thursday started taking images in Austria, the only EU country along with Germany to remain…

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Paytm Says It Plans to Sell Gold Worth $200 Million This Year

Paytm plans to sell 5 tonnes of gold valued around $200 million (roughly Rs. 1,288 crores) this year, the digital payments firm said on…

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Microsoft Reports Cloud Business Growth, Sidesteps Job Cut Questions

Microsoft on Thursday reported that its quarterly earnings was lifted on the back of its shift to focusing on computing…

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Jio Broadband JioFiber Launch ‘Well on Track’, Says Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani

In ten months of its existence, Reliance Jio has launched a 4G-only telecom service, a low-cost feature phone, and a bouquet…

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US FTC Said to Be Probing Allegations of Amazon’s Deceptive Discounting

As part of its review of Amazon’s agreement to buy Whole Foods , the Federal Trade Commission is looking into allegations that Amazon misleads customers about…

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AlphaBay Dark Web Marketplace Shutdown by US Justice Department

The Justice Department announced Thursday that it had shuttered an illicit Internet marketplace for drugs, firearms and fake documents in…

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Russians March Against State Internet Crackdown

Around 1,000 people marched through central Moscow on Sunday to protest against the government’s harsh legislative controls on the Internet….

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Microsoft Using Lawyers to Tackle Top Russian Hacking Group, Fancy Bear: Report

US Tech giant Microsoft is going after a Russian hacking group believed to be connected to the country’s intelligence agency GRU and…

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai Appointed to Alphabet’s Board

Alphabet said it appointed chief executive of its Google unit, Sundar Pichai, to its board. The company’s board also includes founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin….

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Alphabet Sees Boost in Mobile Ads as It Takes Hit From Record EU Fine on Google

Google parent Alphabet on Monday saw shares slide as the market reacted to a massive fine by the European Commission and word…

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Facebook, Google, Twitter Face Increased Pressure From EU Over User Terms

European Union authorities have increased pressure on Facebook, Google and Twitter to amend their user terms to bring them in line with EU law after proposals submitted…