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Apple raises iPhone 11 production by about 10%: Nikkei

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FILE PHOTO: Apple iPhone 11’s are pictured inside of the Apple Store on Fifth Ave in the Manhattan borough of New York, New York, U.S., September 20, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has asked suppliers to increase production of its iPhone 11 models by up to 8 million units, or about Read More

Samsung heir Lee won’t seek board term extension: report

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SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee will not seek an extension to his term as director of the board of Samsung Electronics, the Korea Economic Daily newspaper reported on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee speaks at the company’s headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, June 23, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Read More

Facebook can be forced to remove content worldwide, EU court says

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This April 25, 2019, photo shows the thumbs up Like logo on a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s highest court ruled Thursday that individual member countries can force Facebook to remove what they regard as unlawful material from the social network all over Read More

Barr asks Facebook’s Zuckerberg to stop end-to-end encryption plans

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Attorney General William Barr is demanding that Facebook stop its plan for end-to-end encryption across its messaging services. In a drafted letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg obtained by Fox News, Barr says the tech giant should not proceed with its plan unless it can ensure that “there is no reduction to user safety” and also Read More

Indonesia’s Bukalapak gets investment from South Korea’s Shinhan, says valuation $2.5 billion

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JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian e-commerce firm Bukalapak on Friday said South Korea’s Shinhan Financial Group Co Ltd joined its latest fundraising round that valued the startup at over $2.5 billion. Bukalapak did not disclose the amount it will receive through Shinhan’s investment banking unit Shinhan GIB, nor the size of the stake Shinhan would gain. Read More

Apple raises iPhone 11 production: Nikkei

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FILE PHOTO: Apple iPhone 11’s are pictured inside of the Apple Store on Fifth Ave in the Manhattan borough of New York, New York, U.S., September 20, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo (Reuters) – Apple Inc has asked suppliers to increase production of its iPhone 11 range by up to 8 million units, or about 10%, Read More

Facebook says removed multiple accounts from Indonesia, UAE, Nigeria, and Egypt

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(Reuters) – Facebook Inc has announced it removed hundreds of pages, groups and accounts on its platforms for “coordinated inauthentic behavior” linked to three operations in Indonesia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Nigeria. FILE PHOTO: Small toy figures are seen in front of Facebook logo in this illustration picture, April 8, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Read More

Google faces winged-monkey privacy protest

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Google has angered a privacy expert by repeatedly identifying him as a “dwarf character actor” famous for playing a winged monkey in The Wizard of Oz. Pat Walshe told BBC News he had had the issue resolved twice, only to discover last week it had happened again. The issue involves his photo being run next Read More

Paralysed man moves in mind-reading exoskeleton

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A man has been able to move all four of his paralysed limbs with a mind-controlled exoskeleton suit, French researchers report. Thibault, 30, said taking his first steps in the suit felt like being the “first man on the Moon”. His movements, particularly walking, are far from perfect and the robo-suit is being used only Read More

Facebook encryption threatens public safety, says minister

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UK Home Secretary Priti Patel has sent an open letter to Facebook calling on the firm to rethink its plans to encrypt all messages on its platforms. The policy threatens “lives and the safety of our children”, she said. She feels it could hamper international efforts to grant law enforcers faster access to private messages Read More