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Microsoft doesn't use customers' data for profit

November 06 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has said the company doesn't use customers' personal data for profit unlike some other firms.

In an interview with The Times on Monday, Mr Nadella said the company "had chosen not to squeeze the last drop of revenue from the troves of user data on its Bing search engine and the Linkedin social network, which it bought in 2016&quo...
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Google staff walk out over women's treatment

November 04 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Staff at Google offices around the world are staging an unprecedented series of walkouts in protest at the company's treatment of women.

 

The employees are demanding several key changes in how sexual misconduct allegations are dealt with at the firm, including a call to end forced arbitration - a move which would make it possible for victims to sue.

 

Google chief executive S...
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90% of free apps share user data with Google: Report

October 30 2018 | TW News Correspondent

About 90 per cent of free apps on the Play store share user data with Google without their consent, according to a new Financial Times report. This data, which is said to include age, gender, location, and information about other apps, helps build detailed user profile. The harvested data can then be used for a number of purposes including targeted advertisi...
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Google sacks 48 employees for sexual harassment

October 29 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Google has sacked 48 people for sexual harassment in the last two years, it has emerged.

 

The terminations included 13 senior managers.

 

Google’s CEO, Sundar Pichai, made the announcem...
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Facebook to add ‘Unsend message’ button soon

October 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Facebook is working on an Unsend Message feature for Messenger. This will enable users to select certain inappropriate messages, and delete them from the chat within a certain time frame.

 

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Smart Technologies now Microsoft’s best distributor in Southeast Asia

October 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

In presence of Microsoft partners, 'Microsoft Financial Year2018' program was held recently in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand.

Smart Technologies (BD) Ltd received the Best Distributor Award for Best Performance in Southeast Asia for the Financial Year-2018 of Microsoft. Microsoft's Southeast Asia General Manager Sook Hoon...
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50 Million Facebook Accounts Got Hacked Worldwide

September 29 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Generally a question arises regarding Facebook's security, as 50 million accounts got hacked worldwide. Facebook Authority came to know about this while going for an experiment recently. Accordin...
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Doodle on Google’s 20th Anniversary!

September 27 2018 | TW News Correspondent

In the age of technology, Google has become a much dependable platform for every tech lover. The search giant has passed consecutive 19 years. Today, September 27 is Google’s 20th anniversary and on this occasion Google itself created a ‘Doodle’ in which a presentation on different issues including their emergence from the very beginning is shown.

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Co-Founders Announce to Quit Instagram

September 26 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Photo-sharing giant Instagram founders Kevin Sistrom and Mike Krieger announced to resign their jobs. Kevin Sistrom has been serving as Chief Executive in Instagram. Regarding their resignation, he said- Due to our curiosity and in search of creativity, we h...
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