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Google announces the launch of Android 7.0 ‘Nougat’

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:14

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In an announcement made on Monday, August 22, tech giant Google said that it is launching the much-anticipated next-generation version of its Android mobile operating system --- Android 7.0 'Nougat.' The latest Android version comes with a number of new features and enhancements.

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Uber signs $300M deal with Volvo; acquires startup Otto

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 07:46

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In a move which will potentially enable Uber to advance its ambitions of building self-driving cars for its ride-hailing service, the company announced on Thursday that it has inked a $300 million deal with automaker Volvo, and has also acquired a startup called Otto which develops self-driving technology for big-rig trucks.

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Instagram introduces new ‘Event Channel’ feature

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 09:20

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In a recent announcement, Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing service Instagram said that it is launching a new feature for curating user-generated videos of concerts and sports events.

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Ford plans to build a fleet of fully autonomous vehicle by 2021

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 07:48

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Bigwig automaker Ford Motor Co. revealed in an announcement on Tuesday that, by the year 2021, it plans to commence the mass production of a fully autonomous vehicle.

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WSJ: Google is exploring the use of wireless technology for Fiber service

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 07:53

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The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has revealed in a recent report that tech giant Google is, according to regulatory filings, apparently exploring the 'wireless' option for the Google Fiber high-speed Internet service.

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Hyperloop One’s Brogan BamBrogan Files Lawsuit against Shervin Pishevar and Others

Wed, 07/13/2016 - 07:47

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Hyperloop One, the startup which always hit the news for its innovative transportation efforts at lightning speed through a tube to move cargo and passengers is once again making headlines but for wrong reasons.

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More Changes at Twitter’s Board; Bret Taylor Joining In

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 08:20

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Bret Taylor, one of the ex- senior executive at Facebook is joining Twitter Inc's board. That will give Twitter's board a member among its directors with some social media experience.

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