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Man throws grenade at U.S. embassy in Montenegro, then blows…
3 hours ago

Man throws grenade at U.S. embassy in Montenegro, then blows…

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PODGORICA (Reuters) – An unidentified man threw an explosive device, probably a hand grenade, at the U.S. embassy building in Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro, around midnight …
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Snapchat promises update after users balk at redesign
18 hours ago

Snapchat promises update after users balk at redesign

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(Reuters) – Snap Inc’s (SNAP.N) Snapchat on Tuesday responded to a Change.org petition that asked for a reversal of the messaging app’s latest redesign.

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Temenos agrees 1.4 billion pounds deal for Fidessa, activist Elliott enters
1 day ago

Temenos agrees 1.4 billion pounds deal for Fidessa, activist Elliott enters

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ZURICH (Reuters) – Temenos agreed a 1.4 billion pound ($1.96 billion) takeover of British software peer Fidessa Group on Wednesday, whose shares traded above the offer price …
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Artificial intelligence poses risks of misuse by hackers, researchers say
1 day ago

Artificial intelligence poses risks of misuse by hackers, researchers say

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Rapid advances in artificial intelligence are raising risks that malicious users will soon exploit the technology to mount automated hacking attacks, cause driverless car …
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Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency by 30…
1 day ago

Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency by 30…

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MALE (Reuters) – Parliament in the Maldives on Tuesday approved a 30-day extension of a state of emergency sought by President Abdulla Yameen who cited an ongoing …
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Sessions forms U.S. cyber task force after election warnings
2 days ago

Sessions forms U.S. cyber task force after election warnings

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday announced he would create a task force to examine how his Justice Department can better combat global …
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Qualcomm deals blow to Broadcom's bid with sweetened NXP deal
2 days ago

Qualcomm deals blow to Broadcom's bid with sweetened NXP deal

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(Reuters) – U.S. semiconductor company Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) on Tuesday unveiled a sweetened $44 billion agreement to acquire NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI.O), its most defiant move in …
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Qualcomm to raise offer to buy NXP: WSJ
2 days ago

Qualcomm to raise offer to buy NXP: WSJ

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(Reuters) – U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc raised its offer to buy NXP Semiconductors NV to $127.50 per share from $110, after being pressured by shareholders led by …
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Iran finds wreckage of crashed plane on top of mountain
2 days ago

Iran finds wreckage of crashed plane on top of mountain

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LONDON (Reuters) – The Iranian military have located the wreckage of a passenger plane that crashed with 65 people on board, the Revolutionary Guards told state television …
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Samsung Electronics to slash OLED panel production as iPhone X demand disappoints: Nikkei
2 days ago

Samsung Electronics to slash OLED panel production as iPhone X demand disappoints: Nikkei

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co (005930.KS) will slash output of its organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panels in response to its customer Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) decision to …
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Russia looms large as U.S. election officials prep for 2018
3 days ago

Russia looms large as U.S. election officials prep for 2018

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ten months before the United States votes in its first major election since the 2016 presidential contest, U.S. state election officials huddled in Washington …
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