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Microsoft Resumes Selling 'Existing Inventory' of Huawei Laptops

June 18 2019 | TW News Correspondent

 

Microsoft will resume sales of Huawei laptops after pulling the products from its online store following the Trump administration's blacklisting of the Chinese vendor.

The company plans on selling its &...
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Twitter removes Iranian-backed accounts

June 16 2019 | TW News Correspondent

The accounts were deleted alongside others from several different groups as Twitter tries to tackle interference.

It revealed the deletions in an update to its transparency report that aims to expose the "spread of misinformation by insidious actors".

Also removed were accounts used for Russian, Catalonian and Venezuelan propaganda.

Social manipulation

The 4,800 accou...
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Huawei delays launch of folding smartphone

June 15 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Huawei has delayed the launch of the Mate X folding handset until September, having originally planned to launch it this summer.

The firm said it wanted to conduct extra tests following screen problems reported by early reviewers of Samsung's Galaxy Fold.Both firms h...
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Uber releases anthem to energize ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup fans ~5 global artists collaborate to celebrate cricket’s spirit of togetherness with Way-O, Way-O~

May 30 2019 | TW News Correspondent

As part of its exciting partnership with the International Cricket Council (ICC), Uber, the world’s largest personal mobility company, has released Way-O, Way-O, a song to energize fans at one of the world’s most anticipated sports tournaments - the ICC Men’...
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National Geographic to Launch International ‘Sea to Source’ Expeditions for Inclusive Solutions to the Plastic Waste Crisis

May 08 2019 | TW News Correspondent

An international, all-female expedition team will study plastic pollution in one of the world’s most iconic waterways — the Ganges River (known lo...
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US Conducting 5G Risk Assessment Amid Huawei, Hacking Concerns

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

The Department of Homeland Security is conducting a broad review of risks posed by 5G technology, officials said, as the US grapples with concerns about the new network's vulnerability to hacking and the rise of Chinese telecommunications gi...
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Twitter Makes It Easier to Report Problematic Tweets Social: Now Report Tweets Leaking Your Private Information

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Twitter on Friday rolled out new options for its users to report problematic tweets that share their personal information on the platform.

According to the open communication platform, while reporting a tweet, you will now have the ability to be more specific about the information being shared.

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US Senator Proposes Breaking Up Amazon, Facebook, Google

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Warren seeks sweeping new reforms for Silicon Valley firms
  • The move aims to restore balance of power in democracy

Google Assistant's Continued Conversation Feature Comes to Smart Displays

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Google is rolling out support for the "Continued Conversation" feature on Smart Displays to allow users to have a natural back-and-forth conversation with the Google Assistant instead of having to repeat the "Hey Google&q...
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