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Jaguar Land Rover Tests First Driverless Vehicle On Public Roads

Pic: Reuters (Signs are seen outside the Jaguar Land Rover plant at Halewood in Liverpool, northern England, September 12 , 2016.)LONDON - Britain’s biggest automaker, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), has tested its first driverless car on public roads, it said on Friday, as carmakers race against each other and tech firms to tap into new technologies.

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Google Introduces A New Look For Google Maps

Google recently announced that they are rolling out a new look for Google Maps, bringing to you a “new look that better reflects your world, right now”. The new look will make it easier for you to identify places of interest on the map, and show you more relevant information depending on your travel methods.

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Kaspersky Defends Its Role In NSA Breach

Pic: ReutersThe Russian-headquartered anti-virus company Kaspersky Lab has hit back at reports it deliberately extracted sensitive files from a US National Security Agency worker's computer.

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Cyber-Bullying: Prince's 'Stop, Speak, Support' Code Of Conduct

Facebook and Snapchat are trialling a new, more direct way to help young people bullied online, following an intervention by Prince William.

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Sprint To Offer Free Hulu Service In Bid To Compete With Rivals

Pic: ReutersNEW YORK - Sprint Corp will offer its unlimited data plan customers free subscriptions to the streaming service Hulu LLC, the companies said on Wednesday, marking the latest move by a U.S. wireless carrier to bundle content with mobile service.

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Russian Twitter Accounts Promoted Brexit Ahead Of EU Referendum: Times Newspaper

LONDON - Russian Twitter accounts posted almost 45,000 messages about Brexit in the 48 hours around last year’s referendum in an attempt to sow discord during the vote on whether to leave the European Union, the Times newspaper reported on Wednesday.

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Exclusive: Apple To Help India Develop Anti-Spam App After Face-Off With Regulator

Pic: Reuters (A man speaks on his mobile phone as he walks past an Apple iPhone advertisement billboard on a street in New Delhi, India, April 25, 2016.)NEW DELHI - Apple Inc has agreed to give limited help to the Indian government to develop an anti-spam mobile application for its iOS platform, after refusing to do so based on privacy concerns, according to sources and documents seen by Reuters.

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Technology Invading Nearly All U.S. Jobs, Even Lower Skilled: Study

Pic: Reuters (A worker walks between rows of automated cars at the Defense Logistics Agency's giant storage facility outside Harrisburg, Pennsylvania June 13, 2012.)Forget robots. The real transformation taking place in nearly every workplace is the invasion of digital tools.

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Screen Time Can Help Children More School Ready: Aussie Scientists

SYDNEY, Nov 15 -- Australian researchers believe parents should worry less about the amount of time their young children spend in front of digital devices, Xinhua news agency reported.

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Vietnamese Researcher Hacks iPhone X Face ID Using Mask, Silicone & Paper Tape

Pic: ReutersHANOI: A researcher in Vietnam has demonstrated how he apparently fooled Apple Inc’s face recognition ID software on its new iPhone X using a mask made with a 3D printer, silicone and paper tape.

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