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The 88-year-old was cleared of the final murder charges against him this month The post Egypt’s former leader Mubarak walks free for first time in six years appeared first on The Express…
03.24 / 10:41
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The US Senate voted narrowly to repeal regulations requiring Internet service providers to do more to protect customers' privacy than websites like Alphabet Inc's Google or Facebook…
03.24 / 09:09
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The European Commission is considering lowering regulatory requirements for emerging financial technology services in a bid to spur innovation and cut costs, the EU executive's vice president…
03.24 / 09:09
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Like most other social media companies, Twitter since its founding 11 years ago has focused on building a huge user base for a free service supported by advertising. Last month it reported it had 319 million users…
03.24 / 09:07
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The author emphasizes on the creating and cooperation between the different security agencies leading cyber defense and intelligence so as to establish an optimal national policy for cyber defense and deterrence while determining what national internal preparations must be made to ensure the smooth flow of cyber intelligence and defining the information from the…
Amazon.com Inc on Thursday won a more than US$1.5bil (RM6.65bil) tax dispute with the Internal Revenue Service over transactions involving a Luxembourg unit more than a decade…
03.24 / 08:24
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Chinese telecommunications equipment maker ZTE Corp reported a net loss of 5.22bil yuan (RM3.3bil) in fourth-quarter profit, as it booked a US$892mil (RM3.9bil) charge to settle a US sanctions…
03.24 / 08:24
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The decision by a handful of high-profile consumer brands to pull advertising from Google’s YouTube over offensive content could threaten the site’s long-term strategy of stealing ad dollars from television, analysts and ad industry professionals sai…
03.24 / 07:29
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Scientists in Germany have flipped the switch on what is being described as "the world's largest artificial sun," a device they hope will help shed light on new ways of making climate-friendly fuels. The giant honeycomb-like setup of 149 spotlights — officially known as "Synlight" — in Juelich, about 30 kilometres west of Cologne, uses xenon short-arc lamps normally found in cinemas to simulate natural sunlight that's often in short supply in Germany at this time of year. By focusing the …
03.24 / 07:14
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Astronomers think this object is a very strong case. Weighing more than 1 billion suns, the rogue black hole is the most massive black hole ever detected to have been kicked out of its central…
03.24 / 07:13
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Have you heard the one about the librarian getting a request for a book about Pavlov’s dog and Schrodinger’s cat? They said it rang a bell, but didn’t know if it was there or not. If you didn’t find that joke funny, scientists have applied the logic commonly used in quantum mechanics to explain our…
03.24 / 07:11
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Israel, a leader in marijuana research and health technology, is attracting international investment as it tries to position itself as a cutting-edge exporter in the rapidly-growing market for medical-grade cannabis. With estimates that the global market for medical marijuana could reach $50 billion by 2025, the Israeli government is set to allow the local industry…
03.24 / 07:11
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It's a breathtaking view and you can almost smell the lavender: visitors to Rome can now stroll through Emperor Nero's Golden House and sumptuous gardens thanks to a new virtual…
03.24 / 06:35
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Indian online retailer Snapdeal is seeking investment to shore up its finances after unsuccessful talks with Chinese funds and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd as it battles to remain…
03.24 / 06:35
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The decision by a handful of high-profile consumer brands to pull advertising from Google's YouTube over offensive content could threaten the site's long-term strategy of stealing ad dollars from television, analysts and ad industry professionals said Thursday.The immediate financial impact of the controversy is likely to be limited, in part because a big chunk of YouTube revenue comes from smaller advertisers who lack the budget for TV campaigns and do not have easy alternatives. Some…
03.24 / 06:24
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China: India's top software services exporter Tata Consultancy Services will step up local hiring in the United States and has no plans to cut investments there as it continues to expect robust growth from its biggest overseas market. "In the last four or five years, we have been recruiting heavily in the U.S.," Girish Ramachandran, head of Asia Pacific region of TCS, told Reuters in an interview on the sidelines of the Boao Forum for Asia in China's Hainan province. "We are planning to…
03.24 / 06:24
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Google’s money-making foundation is strong enough to endure a current boycott by advertisers, but the movement could rattle the practice of software “programmed” ad placement, analysts said…
03.24 / 05:55
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A carry-on ban by Washington and London for laptops on flights from some airports will hit the profits of affected airlines, especially the lucrative business class segments of Gulf carriers, analysts…
03.24 / 05:55
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The Central Intelligence Agency is able to permanently infect an Apple Mac computer so that even reinstalling the operating system will not erase the bug, according to documents published March 23 by…
03.24 / 05:55
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Twitter Inc is considering whether to build a premium version of its popular Tweetdeck interface aimed at professionals, raising the possibility that it could collect subscription fees from some users for the first…
03.24 / 05:55
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