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Google fined $1.7 billion for search ad blocks in third EU sanction

The EU antitrust chief, however, gave a cautious welcome to Google's measures to boost competition and give Android users a choice of browsers and search apps, suggesting the company's regulatory woes may be coming to an end.

Spotify India launch: Subscription starts Rs 13 per day, but you can listen for free too

Spotify, the music streaming app is now available for download in India for both iOS and Android users. The India subscription for Spotify starts at Rs 13 per day.

US charges China’s Huawei with bank fraud, stealing trade secrets

The Justice Department said Huawei misled a global bank and US authorities about its relationship with the subsidiaries, Skycom Tech and Huawei Device USA Inc, in order to conduct business in Iran.

Apple to pull some iPhones from German stores after court ruling

Qualcomm needs to post a bond of 668.4 million euros or $765 million before it can begin proceedings to enforce the order. Apple said it would pull some phones from its stores while it pursued an appeal.

Panel on data protection: 150 citizens express concerns over lack of transparency

The citizens requested the disclosure of the committee meeting dates, agenda, minutes, correspondences, presentations, and invited experts, as well as the responses to the released White Paper.

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Citizens with mobiles as mosquito monitors

From audio of buzzing wings recorded by citizens, new technique seeks to identify mosquitoes for worldwide surveillance

Facebook ads: Social media giant announces new transparency

Facebook's announcement comes a day after Twitter said it will ban ads from RT and Sputnik, two state-sponsored Russian news outlets. Twitter also has said it will require election-related ads for candidates to disclose who is paying for them and how they are targeted.

Google’s Project Loon: DGCA to study balloon-powered internet project from next month

Under the 'Project Loon', the internet giant would use balloons floating at a height of 20 kilometers above earth surface for transmission of internet services.

Govt to launch mobile pension app for retiring govt staff

To help government pensioners, a workshop on pre-retirement counselling of 300 central government employees who are on the verge of retirement is also scheduled to be held.

Exhibit allows virtual ‘interviews’ with Holocaust survivors

An exhibit at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City called "New Dimensions in Testimony" uses hours of recorded high-definition video and language-recognition technology to create a "virtual interview" with Eva Schloss, Anne Frank's stepsister, among other survivors.