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PICKnGO Makes It Easier For Public To Book Taxis

KUALA LUMPUR -- Members of the public who want to book a taxi will now find it an easy ride with the new application, PICKnGO.

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Cyber Threats Prompt Return Of Radio For Ship Navigation

LONDON - The risk of cyber attacks targeting ships' satellite navigation is pushing nations to delve back through history and develop back-up systems with roots in World War Two radio technology.

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WeWork To Invest $500 Million To Expand In Southeast Asia, South Korea

HONG KONG - New York-based startup WeWork on Monday said it will invest $500 million in Southeast Asia and South Korea in its latest effort to tap growing demand for shared office space in Asia.

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Protect The White Hat Hackers Who Are Just Doing Their Jobs

The great irony of defending the world against malware is it requires security researchers to, well, mess with malware. This often leads them into gray areas, where something they might consider legitimate investigation or essential software development could, in the eyes of the law, be seen as criminal behavior.

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UK Government Sets Out Tougher Guidelines To Protect Smart Cars From Hackers

Traffic flows along the M56 motorway as the sun sets near Manchester, northern England February 15, 2016

LONDON- The British government issued new guidelines on Sunday requiring manufacturers of internet-connected vehicles to put in place tougher cyber protections to ensure they are better shielded against hackers.

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U.S. Cable Firms Embrace Former Foe Netflix As TV Viewing Shifts

Pic: ReutersA growing number of U.S. cable operators are forming alliances with Netflix Inc, a shift that is helping the streaming pioneer add customers as its largest single market matures.

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Google Employee's Anti-Diversity Memo Prompts Company Rebuke

Pic: ReutersTwo Google executives criticized a memo that circulated late last week at the company from an unnamed engineer suggesting that there were "biological causes" for underrepresentation of women in technology and leadership.

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Apple To Launch Watches That Can Make Calls

Pic: ReutersApple Inc plans to release a version of its smartwatch later this year that can connect directly to cellular networks, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Viacom Shares Tumble 10 Percent On Affiliate Sale Woes

NEW YORK - Shares of Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) fell 10 percent on Friday, a day after the owner of MTV and Comedy Central forecast lower sales to U.S. pay-TV companies and streaming video services this quarter.

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Google To Work With Indonesia To Tackle Content Deemed Offensive

JAKARTA - Alphabet Inc's Google is working with Indonesia to tackle video content deemed to be offensive, including material that might incite violence or hate speech, a senior official of the search giant said on Friday.

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