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27Jul/17

Home maps collected by Roomba could be sold to tech giants

The maker of Roomba robot vacuum iRobot said they could share or sell maps of users’ homes to tech companies, such as Amazon, for profit. Continue reading

02May/17

Cape Town Comic Con brings out Africa’s geeky side

SHOWS: CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (APRIL 29, 2017) (REUTERS) – Comic book and science fiction fans and creators from around the world were in Cape Town this weekend for the second edition of the city’s Comic Con.
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28Mar/17

Amazon buys Souq.com

The deal will accelerate the company’s entry into the Middle East e-commerce market. Amazon separately launched a drive-in grocery service, as Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading

17Mar/17

Texting your smart home appliances

A Singapore firm working with the big tech companies and manufacturers has come up with a service that allows people to text their household appliances. Sara Hemrajani reports. Continue reading

12Mar/17

New trailer for ‘Wonder Woman’ released

New trailer for Warner Bros. superhero movie ‘Wonder Woman’ released. Continue reading

28Jan/17

Iranian actress to shun Oscars in protest of Trump immigrant ban

Iranian actress plans to shun Oscars in protest of Trump immigrant ban.
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24Jan/17

‘La La Land’ – and diversity – dominate Oscar nominations

‘La La Land’ earned a record-tying 14 Oscar nominations, but multiple nods for ‘Fences,’ ‘Moonlight’ and ‘Hidden Figures’ may have finally buried the #OscarSoWhite trend. Lisa Bernhard reports. Continue reading

08Aug/16

Amazon’s first branded cargo plane takes to the skies

Amazon’s first branded cargo plane took to the skies in Seattle during Boeing Seafair’s Air Show

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29Mar/16

Poll: Apple’s security reputation

Apple doesn’t get extra credit for security despite its standoff against the government, a Reuters/Ipsos poll found. Fred Katayama reports.
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05Feb/16
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Tech sell off sends Wall St lower at week’s end

Weak forecasts from tech companies including LinkedIn and worries about lofty valuations sends Wall St lower to end the week.
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