• China's Luck on Yuan Devaluation Risks Running Out
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    China's Luck on Yuan Devaluation Risks Running Out

    Jul.22 -- For more than a month, China seemed to be enjoying the advantage of exchange-rate depreciation without the global backlash and panicky capital outflows that accompanied the bout of yuan weakening in 2015. Then Donald Trump took issue. Bloomberg's Tom Mackenzie reports on "Bloomberg

  • Latest SpaceX Launch Sends Telstar 19V Communications Satellite Into Orbit
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    Latest SpaceX Launch Sends Telstar 19V Communications Satellite Into Orbit

    SpaceX carried out its thirteenth launch of 2018 on July 22, sending the Telstar 19V communications satellite into orbit on board a Falcon 9 rocket. This livestreamed footage shows the launch procedure. The rocket can be seen taking off around 15:00 into the video. The Telstar 19V communications satellite

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    Elon Musk, artist settle copyright row over tooting unicorn

    Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and an artist have settled a row over a farting unicorn. Musk in February tweeted a photo of a mug made by Colorado potter Tom Edwards that showed a tooting unicorn powering an electric vehicle. The Washington Post reports Edwards' lawyer asked Tesla in a letter in

  • Atos to buy Syntel for about $3.57 billion
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    Atos to buy Syntel for about $3.57 billion

    (Reuters) - French technology services company Atos SE agreed to acquire Michigan-based Syntel Inc in an all-cash transaction valued at about $3.57 billion, including net debt, the companies said on Sunday. Atos will pay $41 per share, which represents a premium of 4.78 percent to Syntel's closing

  • Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of 1st moon landing
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    Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of 1st moon landing

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Former NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin was noticeably absent from a gala kicking off a yearlong celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, even though his nonprofit space education foundation is a sponsor and he typically is the star attraction.

  • Ailing auto CEO Marchionne had multiple roles, no script
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    Ailing auto CEO Marchionne had multiple roles, no script

    MILAN (AP) — Sergio Marchionne's achievements as one of the automotive world's most charismatic chief executives include the bold trans-Atlantic merger of Italian carmaker Fiat and U.S. No. 3 Chrysler after he restored both to health.

  • Private messaging apps increasingly used for public business
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    Private messaging apps increasingly used for public business

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — One app promotes itself as a way to discuss sensitive negotiations and human resources problems without leaving a digital record.

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    China's JD.com plans move into Europe: CEO tells German newspaper

    Chinese e-commerce company JD.com plans to expand in Europe and aims to have finalised its strategy for entering the market by the end of the year, its chief executive told a German newspaper. China's second largest e-commerce business also wants to open an office in Germany by the end of 2018,

  • Why buying an iPhone X knockoff can be a security nightmare
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    Why buying an iPhone X knockoff can be a security nightmare

    A couple of years ago, a friend of mine travelling through China sent me an email and asked if I'd be interested in a knockoff iPhone 5. "How much is it?" I asked. "About $50," my friend answered. I decided to pass. Though I was intrigued about what it was like to use a mythical

  • Ditch your cable box and switch to the new voice controlled TiVo Bolt Vox
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    Ditch your cable box and switch to the new voice controlled TiVo Bolt Vox

    Cord cutting is a huge trend right now but not everyone is ready to part ways with traditional pay TV. There’s nothing wrong with that of course, but that doesn’t mean you have to deal with your cable or satellite TV provider’s crappy set top box. Instead, you should really do yourself a favor and check

  • The best thing about Samsung’s exciting new tablet might also be a fatal flaw
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    The best thing about Samsung’s exciting new tablet might also be a fatal flaw

    For a few weeks now, a steady stream of leaks reveal the new design coming to Samsung's 2018 flagship tablet, as well as its specs sheet . That’s why the Galaxy Tab S4 is the only Samsung tablet you should consider buying this year, especially if you’re hunting a new high-end tablet. The best thing

  • Amazon has a big one-day sale on ultra-soft Chateau Home Collection bed sheets
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    Amazon has a big one-day sale on ultra-soft Chateau Home Collection bed sheets

    The type of mattress you use can have a big impact on the quality of sleep you get each night, but so can the bed sheets you put on top of that mattress. Anyone who has bought a set of $15 sheets at Walmart knows exactly what I'm talking about — it's like sleeping on sand paper. Even high-quality

  • Amazon’s has a big one-day sale on ultra-soft Chateau Home Collection bed sheets
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    Amazon’s has a big one-day sale on ultra-soft Chateau Home Collection bed sheets

    The type of mattress you use can have a big impact on the quality of sleep you get each night, but so can the bed sheets you put on top of that mattress. Anyone who has bought a set of $15 sheets at Walmart knows exactly what I'm talking about — it's like sleeping on sand paper. Even high-quality

  • Jeep exec takes over Fiat, marking end of Marchionne era
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    Jeep exec takes over Fiat, marking end of Marchionne era

    ROME (AP) — Jeep executive Mike Manley will be the new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles after longtime leader Sergio Marchionne's health suddenly deteriorated following recent surgery.

  • Uber suspends driver who streamed videos of passengers online without their permission 
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    Uber suspends driver who streamed videos of passengers online without their permission 

    Uber suspends driver who streamed videos of passengers online without their permission 

  • Britain has a summer job for you: Count the butterflies
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    Britain has a summer job for you: Count the butterflies

    LONDON (AP) — What to do during Britain's hottest summer in years? Why, count butterflies, of course.

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    Gmail users warned of cyber threat

    San Francisco, July 22 (IANS) Gmail users have been alerted about a new Google Mail feature which could be leveraged by online crooks to carry out a wave of scams, media reported. "It's the Confidential Mode which is at the centre of security fears," Express.co.uk reported on Saturday.

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    How Google Glass-based solutions can empower autistic people in India

    Washington, July 22 (IANS) Google Glass -- an eye-wearable device that made headlines in 2015 but failed in the consumer technology space -- has now rekindled the hopes of millions of people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) globally, including in India. Although no official numbers are available,

  • Fiat Chrysler chooses Jeep exec Manley to replace ailing CEO
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    Fiat Chrysler chooses Jeep exec Manley to replace ailing CEO

    ROME (AP) — Jeep executive Mike Manley will be the new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobile after longtime leader Sergio Marchionne's health suddenly deteriorated following surgery, the company announced Saturday.

  • The Latest: New FCA chief Manley had been seen as a star
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    The Latest: New FCA chief Manley had been seen as a star

    ROME (AP) — The Latest on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO (all times local):

  • Demand for Tesla’s Model 3 remains incredibly strong, says Elon Musk
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    Demand for Tesla’s Model 3 remains incredibly strong, says Elon Musk

    When Tesla first unveiled the Model 3 and made the car available for pre-order, the amount of interest in the car was so high that even Tesla executives were caught off guard. Just a few weeks after its introduction, the cumulative number of Model 3 reservations was said to be somewhere in the 400,000

  • Illegal drug dealer kits offered for sale together on Amazon
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    Illegal drug dealer kits offered for sale together on Amazon

    Illegal drug dealer kits offered for sale together on Amazon

  • The AT&T Time Warner merger will be back in court sooner than we expected
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    The AT&T Time Warner merger will be back in court sooner than we expected

    When Judge Richard Leon ruled in favor of AT&T's merger with Time Warner last month, he explicitly warned the Department of Justice against seeking a stay of the ruling in order to delay the date the merger would take effect. The DoJ didn't seek a stay, but it has decided to appeal the judge&

  • Alibaba, Tencent in talks over stake in WPP's Chinese unit: Sky News
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    Alibaba, Tencent in talks over stake in WPP's Chinese unit: Sky News

    Chinese conglomerates Alibaba and Tencent are involved in talks to buy a minority stake in advertising giant WPP's Chinese unit, Sky News reported on Saturday, citing unidentified sources. Sky News said the firms, along with China Media Capital Holdings (CMC), were in early-stage discussions about

  • This wire-free home security camera has 6-month battery life for half the price of an Arlo Pro 2
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    This wire-free home security camera has 6-month battery life for half the price of an Arlo Pro 2

    Arlo wire-free home security cameras are amazing, but they’re also amazingly expensive. Luckily there’s a ton of competition out there right now, and one of the best Arlo alternatives we’ve come across is the Reolink Argus Wire-Free Battery-Powered Security Camera . These great cameras pack all the bells