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Apple to build $1 bln campus in Texax

Apple announced Thursday it will build a $1 billion campus in Texas as part of a nationwide expansion.

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Huawei Executive Gets Bail in Case Rattling China Ties

A Canadian court granted bail on Tuesday to a top Chinese telecom company executive wanted in the United States in a case that has rattled relations between China and the North American allies.

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Apple Phones Still Sold in China despite Ban

Apple stores in China continued with business as usual Tuesday despite a court-ordered ban on iPhone sales, but the US tech giant faces a growing nationalist backlash over the US-sought arrest of a Huawei executive.

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Huawei Exec Seeks Canada Bail, Proposes Electronic Monitoring

A top executive of Chinese telecom giant Huawei sought release from Canadian detention Monday, offering to submit to strict electronic monitoring, as Beijing escalates its protests over her arrest on a US warrant.

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UN: More than Half of Global Population Now Online

Some 3.9 billion people are now using the Internet, meaning that for the first time more than half of the global population is online, the United Nations said Friday.

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Russian Tech Giant Yandex Unveils First Smartphone

Russian internet giant Yandex on Wednesday launched  its first ever smartphone, ending several weeks of suspense for tech fans over the highly anticipated launch.

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Latest Facebook Controversy Puts Heat on Number Two Sandberg

Facebook's number two executive Sheryl Sandberg, long seen as the "adult" at the youthfully-managed firm, has found herself the center of controversy over her role in pushing back at a growing chorus of criticism of the social media giant.

A prominent feminist and author with strong political connections, Sandberg has drawn fire in particular over an embarrassing effort to probe George Soros, the billionaire investor, after he assailed the online network as a "menace to society."

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Google Extends Telecom Service Fi to iPhones

Google said Wednesday it was expanding its "virtual" telecommunication service that was limited to select Android-powered smartphones to a wider range of devices, including iPhones.

Freshly renamed "Google Fi" service aims to take on traditional carriers by letting people pay based on how much data they use and roam internationally.

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Google Workers Want Plug Pulled on Plan for China Search

Google workers on Tuesday posted an open letter calling on the internet giant to abort plans for "a censored search" service in China or risk setting a dangerous precedent.

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Uber Hit with UK, Dutch Fines for Data Breach

Britain and the Netherlands fined ride-hailing giant Uber more than one million euros (dollars) on Tuesday for hiding a huge data breach for more than one year.

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