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Google To Use Getty Images Content For Its Services

Pic: ReutersAlphabet Inc’s Google will begin using content from Getty Images within its products and services as part of a multi-year licensing partnership, the photo agency said on Friday.

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Facebook Is Testing A Downvote Feature

Facebook is testing out a new feature that lets users downvote comments - which could herald one of the biggest overhauls in years to the social network.

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'A Huge Deal': Secret iPhone Operating System Code Leaked Online

The source code for one of the most secretive parts of the iPhone's operating system appears to have been leaked online.

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China's Didi, SoftBank Target Japan In Taxi-Hailing Push

Pic: ReutersSHANGHAI/TOKYO - China’s Didi Chuxing and SoftBank Group Corp will roll out a venture in Japan later this year to provide ride-hailing services, amid a global battle to control the technology increasingly central to urban transport.

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MDEC Steps Up Efforts To Protect, Accelerate Cybersecurity Ecosystem

Datuk Yasmin Mahmood

KUALA LUMPUR — In an effort to further boost and protect Malaysia’s cybersecurity ecosystem, Malaysia Digital Economy Corp (MDEC) has connected British and Malaysian industry players with the local academia.

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Facebook Co-Founder Saverin's VC Firm Raises $360 Million Fund

Pic: ReutersSINGAPORE - Facebook Inc co-founder Eduardo Saverin’s venture capital firm, B Capital Group, said it has raised $360 million for its fund as it seeks to invest in technology start-ups.

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SoftBank, Yahoo Japan, Aeon Plan To Launch Online Retail Business: NHK

Pic: ReutersTOKYO - SoftBank Group Corp, Yahoo Japan Corp and Aeon Co Ltd plan to launch an online retail business, national broadcaster NHK reported on Friday.

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EE 'Shoebox' To Tackle Broadband Not-Spots

Pic: EETelecoms company EE has revealed plans to sell a 4G antenna that promises to bring fast broadband internet to thousands of homes in rural areas.

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DirectD To Open New Flagship Mall In Kajang

KUALA LUMPUR: DirectD, a leading retailer and wholesaler of mobile phones and digital devices, offers up to 50 per cent discount on selected items in conjunction with the  opening of its new flagship, DirectD Digital Mall.

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YouTube Found No Evidence Of Russian Interference In Brexit Referendum

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: YouTube found no evidence of Russian interference in the 2016 Brexit referendum, a senior executive told a British parliamentary committee inquiry into fake news.

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