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NASA retires its planet hunter, the Kepler space telescope

October 31 2018
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The Kepler space telescope has run out of fuel and will be retired after a 9-1/2-year mission in which it detected thousands of planets beyond our solar system and boosted the search for worlds that might harbor alien life, NASA said on Tuesday.

Google reveals 48 employees fired for sexual harassment

October 27 2018
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Google announced that it has fired 48 employees for sexual harassment during the past two years and sent them away without severance packages, hours after a news report that it had protected some male executives facing sexual misconduct allegati

Google poised to unveil new Pixel phones, other services

October 09 2018
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Google is expected to introduce two new smartphones Tuesday, part of its continuing push to embed its digital services and Android software more deeply into peoples’ lives.

Belgium to sue Google for not blurring images of defence sites

September 28 2018
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The Belgian defence ministry will sue Google for not complying with its requests to blur satellite images of sensitive military sites, a ministry spokeswoman said on Friday.

Pacific leaders seek U.S. return to Paris climate pact

September 07 2018
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Pacific island nations declared climate change to be their “single greatest threat”, urging Washington to return to the Paris Agreement on climate, just as Western powers seek to check China’s rising influence in the region.

NASA sending spacecraft straight into sun’s glittering crown

August 11 2018
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NASA is sending a spacecraft straight into the sun’s glittering crown, an atmospheric region so hot and harsh any normal visitor would wither.

Cyberattack on Singapore health database steals details of 1.5 mln, including PM

July 20 2018
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A major cyberattack on Singapore’s government health database stole the personal information of about 1.5 million people, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, the government said on Friday.

Iceberg looming over Greenland village is spotted from space

July 20 2018
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An iceberg that has drifted perilously close to a remote Greenland village is so big it can be seen from space.

EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile system

July 18 2018
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The European Union’s antitrust chief has fined Google a record $5 billion for abusing the market dominance of its Android mobile phone operating system.

WhatsApp launches Indian media blitz to dispel fake news woes

July 10 2018
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Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp messaging platform on Tuesday published advertisements in key Indian newspapers to tackle the spread of misinformation, its first such effort to combat a flurry of fake messages that prompted mob lynchings.

Mars rover still silent as red planet dust storm goes global

June 21 2018
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A dust storm at Mars is now global, keeping NASA’s Opportunity rover out of touch with Earth.

Video drone cameras to be used to facilitate Biratnagar’s development

June 08 2018
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Video drone cameras are to be used for facilitating the development and construction works in Biratnagar Metropolitan City.

Facebook's rise in profits, users shows resilience after scandals

April 26 2018
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Facebook Inc (FB.O) shares rose on Wednesday after the social network reported a surprisingly strong 63 percent rise in profit and an increase in users, with no sign that business was hurt by a scandal over the mishandling of personal data.

Facebook fuels broad privacy debate by tracking non-users

April 16 2018
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Concern about Facebook Inc’s respect for data privacy is widening to include the information it collects about non-users, after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said the world’s largest social network tracks people whether they have accounts

Facebook to send Cambridge Analytica data-use notices Monday

April 09 2018
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Get ready to find out if your Facebook data has been swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal.