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Changes in Spanish law required Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) to shut down its Google News in Spain. However, thanks to Google Universal Search, which could deliver news stories relevant to a search query. Google also confirmed to Search Engine Land that both the “en las noticias” and the “Noticias” will be available where the user could...

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There is no doubt that wearables are poised to be the next big thing in the tech world with the likes of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) all garnering for market share. Google has enjoyed substantial success with its Glass wearable with attention now shifting to Apple, which is to release iWatch, sometime...

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Thumbnail image for John Chen: BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY)’s Chance of Survival is Now 99%

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSE:BB) John Chen was doubtful of the company’s success earlier, when he said that the chances of success were 50-50, and later raised to 80-20, but now he says he is 99% confident of its success. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSE:BB) has been going through a phase of turnaround under the leadership of...

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Thumbnail image for Google Inc (GOOG)’s Self-Driving Car Now Fully Functional

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced today that its self-driving car is now fully functional. Google’s Self-Driving Car Project team called it “the best holiday gift we could’ve imagined”. The main image above is for the current fully functional prototype, but back in May, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) introduced an early mockup prototype without real headlights or steering...

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)’s Skype Translator provides real-time speech recognition, machine learning and automated translation as a bundle into one program. The recently rolled out beta version offers live speech translation for Spanish and English as well as text translation for more than 40 languages. Gizmodo professionals ran a test conversation to check Skype’s Spanish-to-English accuracy....

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Thumbnail image for Buyers Cautious on Purchase of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s iWatch

IPhone 6 is arguably the gadget of the year having propelled Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s stock to an all-time high in terms of valuation. As attention shifts to the much-publicized iWatch, a survey carried out by Piper Jaffray research firm indicate that people remain cautious on whether they will purchase the gadget, awaiting for more information....

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