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    Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

    (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) co-founder Paul Allen, who had been suffering from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a form of cancer, passed away at the age of 65 on Monday, his family said. Seattle Seahawks owner and Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen takes a photo prior to ringing the opening bell at...
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    Alibaba's Jack Ma to open institute for tech entrepreneurs in Indonesia

    NUSA DUA, Indonesia (Reuters) – Jack Ma, executive chairman of China’s Alibaba Group Holding, said on Saturday he plans to open an institute to train thousands of tech entrepreneurs in Indonesia, where he is already an adviser to the government on e-commerce. Alibaba Group co-founder and Executive Chairman Jack...
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    Exclusive: U.S. senators urge India to soften data localization stance

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Two U.S. senators have called on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to soften India’s stance on data localization, warning that measures requiring it represent “key trade barriers” between the two nations. FILE PHOTO: India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends a presentation of a joint statement...
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    China's Huawei to invest 1 billion yuan in cloud business over 3 years

    HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world’s largest telecom-equipment maker, plans to invest 1 billion yuan ($145 million) over the next three year to develop artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities for its cloud business, it said on Friday. People walk past a sign board of Huawei...
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    China's Alipay says stolen Apple IDs behind thefts of users' money

    BEIJING (Reuters) – Ant Financial’s Alipay, the operator of one of China’s top two mobile payment apps, said hackers have taken an unknown amount of money from accounts using stolen Apple Inc IDs and the issue remains unresolved despite reaching out to the U.S. giant. FILE PHOTO: An Alipay...
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    Amazon scraps secret AI recruiting tool that showed bias against women

    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc’s (AMZN.O) machine-learning specialists uncovered a big problem: their new recruiting engine did not like women. The team had been building computer programs since 2014 to review job applicants’ resumes with the aim of mechanizing the search for top talent, five people familiar with...
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    Exclusive: Microsoft's $7.5 billion GitHub deal set for EU approval – sources

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. software giant Microsoft (MSFT.O) is set to win unconditional EU antitrust approval for its $7.5 billion purchase of privately held coding website GitHub, two people familiar with the matter said on Monday. A Microsoft store is pictured in New York City, New York, U.S., August...
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    Apple tells Congress it found no signs of hacking attack

    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) top security officer told Congress on Sunday that it had found no sign of suspicious transmissions or other evidence that it had been penetrated in a sophisticated attack on its supply chain. The Apple Inc. store is seen on the day of...
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    UK cyber security agency backs Apple, Amazon China hack denials

    LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Britain’s national cyber security agency said on Friday it had no reason to doubt the assessments made by Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc challenging a Bloomberg report that their systems contained malicious computer chips inserted by Chinese intelligence services. FILE PHOTO: An Apple logo is...