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Salesforce to use Amazon AI technology to improve call center services

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The company logo for Salesforce.com, Inc. is displayed on a screen on on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 7, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – Business software provider Salesforce.com Inc said on Tuesday it would use artificial intelligence (AI) technology from Amazon.com Inc’s cloud computing unit to Read More

Microsoft Teams surpasses 20 million daily active users, up 50% from July

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FILE PHOTO: The Microsoft logo is shown on the Microsoft Theatre at the E3 2017 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, California, U.S. June 13, 2017. REUTERS/ Mike Blake (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp said on Tuesday its workplace messaging app, Microsoft Teams, has more than 20 million daily active users, up from 13 million users Read More

Google slammed by GOP senator over search interference report

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Google has been slammed by Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., following areport in The Wall Street Journal about the extent of the search giant’s “interference” in its search algorithms. In its wide-ranging probe, The Journal reported that, over a period of time, Google has “increasingly re-engineered and interfered with search results to a far greater degree than the Read More

Mario Shopping Kart: Nintendo unveils Tokyo store to lure casual gamers

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Nintendo Co Ltd unveiled its first Japanese store on Tuesday in Tokyo’s trendy Shibuya shopping district, in a step towards greater commercialization of its cast of popular characters. Nintendo’s game character Super Mario is displayed at Nintendo Tokyo, the first-ever Nintendo official store in Japan, at at SHIBUYA PARCO department store and Read More

Disney+ fans without answers after thousands hacked

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Thousands of Disney customers say they have been hacked after signing up to its online streaming service. Since Disney+ went live, hackers have stolen thousands of customers’ accounts and put them up for sale on the dark web, according to a report. People waited on telephone and online chat lines for hours, and many still Read More

Instagram ‘stalker’ app Ghosty drops off Google Play Store

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Ghosty, an app which gives users access to private profiles, has been removed from the Google Play Store. The move came after Instagram said it planned to send a cease and desist letter to Ghosty’s developer. The service required each user to give it access to their own profile, as well as to invite their Read More

Thousands flock to Wikipedia founder’s ‘Facebook rival’

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The founder of Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales, says his new social network, WT:Social, now has more than 160,000 members. The platform says it will never sell user data and relies on “the generosity of individual donors” rather than ads. Those who do sign up are added to a waiting list and asked to invite others, or Read More

FCC chairman Pai backs public auction to free up spectrum in C-band for 5G

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said on Monday he backs a public auction to free up spectrum in a key band currently used for delivering video content for next-generation 5G wireless networks, an announcement that sent a major satellite company’s shares down 40%. FILE PHOTO: Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Read More

FTC chief says has ‘multiple’ investigations of tech platforms

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FILE PHOTO: Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Chairman Joe Simons announces that Facebook Inc has agreed to a settlement of allegations it mishandled user privacy during a news conference at FTC Headquarters in Washington, U.S., July 24, 2019. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The chairman of the Federal Trade Commission said on Monday that his agency Read More

Boost founder says willing to pay up to $2 billion to buy brand from Sprint

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FILE PHOTO: Peter Adderton, founder of Boost Mobile, speaks during an interview with CNBC on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange, (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 29, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – Boost Mobile founder Peter Adderton is willing to pay up to $2 billion to buy back the prepaid wireless brand Read More