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Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) To Take On Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) More Aggressively Through The New HTC Deal

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) subsidiary Google is looking to take the fight to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) through the recently announced plan to acquire HTC’s engineering and design team. Google revealed on Thursday that it the deal for the acquisition of some of the Taiwanese company’s employees was already in motion. The HTC deal is considered to […]

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Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Subsidiary Google’s Head Of Artificial Intelligence Thinks Elon Musk’s Worries About An AI Apocalypse Are Overstated

Elon Musk recently expressed his concerns about the threat that artificial intelligence poses in the future but Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) subsidiary Google’s head of AI, John Giannandrea claims that those worries are overblown. Giannandrea stated that people are already having a hard time trying to understand AI. This was in response to previous claims by […]

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Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) To Testify In Case Investigating The Involvement Of Russians In 2016 U.S Election

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) and other social media giants are expected to testify in a legal proceeding that is currently investigating the involvement of Russians in last year’s U.S presidential election. One of the top Democrat members of the House committee involved in the investigation revealed that Facebook and other social media firms including Twitter Inc […]

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WhatsApp Messaging App Owned By Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Is Working On An ‘Unsend Message’ Feature

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is reportedly working on an “unsend message” feature that will allow users to delete already sent messages even if they had already been delivered to the recipient. The WhatsApp team is reportedly testing the “unsend message” feature thus suggesting that it might soon be available for users. Various rumors regarding the feature […]

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s Dispute With QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Putting It At A Disadvantage Against Rivals

The dispute between Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and chipmaker QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) might in the end be disadvantageous to the iPhone maker since it will give its rivals an edge. This is because Apple is using Intel modem chips in some its new iPhones and Qualcomm chips in others. In those iPhones that the Cupertino, California-based […]

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Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Hires Former Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Executive Kay Madati As Its New Head Of Content Partnerships

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) has announced that it has hired Kay Madati, a former executive at Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) to lead its content partnerships division. The company made the announcement yesterday, revealing that it namedMadati as its new executive in charge of content partnerships.He will be taking over from Ross Hoffman who stepped down from the […]

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) Makes A Major Leeway Into The Digital Economy

A few months back, Amazon.com, Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) bought the Whole Foods Market. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) has been in the same realm before. Two years back, Alibaba penetrated the consumer psyche. That was after the provider took to putting in place Hema, its own supermarket chain. Any user with the Hema supermarket app can easily […]