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Google's AlphaGo to take on top human Go player

Google's AlphaGo to take on top human Go player

From May 23 to 27, Ke will play three rounds against AlphaGo in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province. That marked the first time a computer programme had beaten a top player in a full contest and was hailed as...

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Indian digital payments firm Paytm launches niche payments bank

Indian digital payments firm Paytm launches niche payments bank

After Airtel and India Post , Paytm has become the third entity in the country with Payments Bank service. The first physical branch of the bank has been opened in Noida. What documents would y...

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Panos Panay teases Surface type covers of alcantara material

Panos Panay teases Surface type covers of alcantara material

However, we don't expect things to be easy for the Surface Pro 5 as the tablet may face stronger competition this year. Yesterday Surface head Panos Panay teased the users with a image of different...

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Announced for the Nintendo Switch; Releasing This Fall

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Announced for the Nintendo Switch; Releasing This Fall

The latest news about Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 will make its fans happy. Switch Port To Provide A Better Gaming Experience? Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 was released on PS4, Xbox One and PC Octobe...

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WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

After seven days without a payment, the malware threatens that "you won't be able to recover your files forever". Responding to the incident, the company's president and chief legal officer, Brad Sm...

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Tejas Express all set to run from May 22

Tejas Express all set to run from May 22

The train will reach Karmali at 00:35 hrs on next day. The Shatabdi fares are Rs2,390 and Rs1,185 for executive class and chair auto, respectively, including food on the same route. The cuisine will b...

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Samsung to showcase world's first 'stretchable' display

Industry watchers believe stretchable display has more complicated technology than other displays and can be considered the ultimate in flexible technology. It was expected that the presentation of ...

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Six-Movie Resident Evil Reboot Confirmed

Six-Movie Resident Evil Reboot Confirmed

Constantin Film board chairman Martin Moszkowicz confirmed to Variety at the Cannes Film Festival that a reboot of the Resident Evil movie franchise is now in development. But the Chairman of Con...

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Alleged Nokia 7, Nokia 8 and Nokia 9 spotted on GeekBench

Alleged Nokia 7, Nokia 8 and Nokia 9 spotted on GeekBench

Stay tuned on IBT AU for more updates on the Nokia 9 smartphone. According to leaks, the new Nokia flagship will feature a 5.3-5.5 inch QHD display (1440×2560 resolution) in what seems like an alumi...

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Day misses out in sudden-death playoff

Day misses out in sudden-death playoff

Cameron Tringale and Sergio Garcia also finished with birdies on Nos. Defending champion and recent Masters victor Sergio Garcia of Spain went out in 40 before settling for a 74 and finishing in ...

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Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

The group includes Adrien Guinet, who works as a security expert, Matthieu Suiche, who is an internationally known hacker, and Benjamin Delpy, who helped out by night, in his spare time, outside his d...

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Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis: South Korea envoy

Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis: South Korea envoy

Japan has strongly protested to North Korea about the ballistic missile launch it conducted on Sunday as Tokyo can not tolerate its repeated acts of provocation, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide ...

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The blame game, ransomware edition: Who's at fault?

A loose-knit team of security researchers scattered across the globe said they collaborated to develop a workaround to unlock the encryption key for files hit in the global attack, which several indep...

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Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert

After 72 hours, the $300 ransom doubles. Only 309 transactions worth around $94,000 appear to have been paid into WannaCry blackmail accounts by Friday (1345 GMT), sevens days after the attack began...

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Yemen rebel missile shot down near Saudi capital

In October the rebels launched one of their longest-range strikes against Saudi Arabia, firing a ballistic missile that was brought down near the holy Muslim city of Mecca, an attack condemned by Riya...

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Frenchman claims cure for WannaCry-infected computers

After last week's WannaCry disaster, Microsoft released the update publicly. Less than 300 payments worth around $83,000 had been paid into WannaCry blackmail accounts by Thursday (1800 GMT), si...

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Kushners get to fly on Air Force One on the Sabbath

Kushner Companies' representatives in China have touted the firm's ties to Trump, and Jared Kushner's sister Nicole Meyer came under fire earlier this month for allegedly using her brother's role in t...

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YouTube Bringing 360-Degree Video to the Big Screen

YouTube Bringing 360-Degree Video to the Big Screen

Expect more news and details in the days to come. The update strives to make the VR experience more communal, explained YouTube VR product lead Erin Teague onstage at I/O. The next big addition co...

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Messaging App Telegram Now Supports Chatbot Payments

Messaging App Telegram Now Supports Chatbot Payments

Telegram also added video message feature which will let users send video recorded messages by tapping the mic icon to switch to camera mode while in a chat. Just like you could with audio messages b...

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Chinese state media says US should take some blame for cyber attack

On Wednesday security firms Bitdefender and Proofpoint found hackers using the same exploit to spread cryptocurrency-mining malware called Adylkuzz. They were faced with the most devastating attack on...

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17 million Zomato user records stolen in security breach

17 million Zomato user records stolen in security breach

According to information shared on Hackeread.com, a user by the name of "nclay" claimed to have hacked Zomato. 'We are introducing a bug bounty program on Hackerone very soon. "This means your pas...

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Uber Freight launches to connect truck drivers with available shipments

Uber Freight launches to connect truck drivers with available shipments

The newly introduced Uber service is entirely focused on drivers and trucking companies, TechCrunch reported. Uber also hasn't revealed its rate, but existing freight brokerages usually take a 12 pe...

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Oppenheimer Holdings Research Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for American Eagle Outfitters (AEO)

Today, SunTrust Banks, Inc. reiterated its Buy rating on American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE: AEO ) with a price target of $15.00. Wolfe Research lowered American Eagle Outfitters from an "outperform"...

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Running Mover to Focus: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK)

The stock was sold at an average price of $86.60, for a total transaction of $229,923.00. AUTODESK, INC . ( ADSK ) Earnings Surprise: According to the earnings report released for Quarter Ending_Ja...

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How to see what Twitter thinks it knows about you

How to see what Twitter thinks it knows about you

As well as Twitter, Facebook also lets users see the information about them. That is why a move like this by Twitter to be more transparent about privacy is a positive step and one I hope other comp...

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The Yeti lives on as the 2018 Skoda Karoq

The Yeti lives on as the 2018 Skoda Karoq

The Karoq's market launch will follow in the second half of 2017 but based on a full year of sales in 2018, Skoda is expecting to sell around 18,000 - 20,000 models. There's a choice of four infotainm...

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Uber threatens to fire key exec in self-driving car dispute

Uber threatens to fire key exec in self-driving car dispute

But Reuters reports that a court document that Levandowski's lawyers filed with the court on Thursday reveals that Uber has at least threatened the engineer. US District Judge William Alsup in San F...

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Services to have 4-slab GST rates, no decision on gold

Services to have 4-slab GST rates, no decision on gold

The government said the council's focus was to keep the tax rate low on affordable goods or services , progressively raising it for those that can be counted as a luxury. "Under GST, they will pay ...

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Legislature passes bill to keep cities like Austin from regulating rideshares

Legislature passes bill to keep cities like Austin from regulating rideshares

Scott Dunaway, a public relations representative for Lyft, said Thursday in an email that Lyft will return to the city when the bill is signed or as soon as "we are legally allowed to do so". The key ...

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Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Sale Analysis

Analyst's mean target price for DAC is $3.00 while analysts mean recommendation is 3.00. (NASDAQ:AMD) for 648,256 shares. While trading at volume above than average, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . C...

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