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Flipkart ties up with Mumbai dabbawalas to navigate city streets

India’s biggest e-commerce company, Flipkart, has tied up with Mumbai’s lunchbox delivery men, famous for navigating cramped and confusing streets, as it tries to smooth the often difficult last stretch of its delivery to customers. Dabbawalas have for decades collected ...

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Strong turnout for world’s first glimpse at Apple Watch

Consumers in Australia flocked to Apple Inc’s store in Sydney on Friday to get the world’s first up-close look at the tech giant’s smartwatch, which the company expects will be its next runaway hit. The Apple Watch, CEO Tim Cook’s ...

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Dust-covered ice glaciers found on Mars

Mars has thousands of glaciers buried beneath its dusty surface, enough frozen water to blanket the planet with a 3.6-foot(1.1- meter) thick layer of ice, scientists said on Wednesday. The glaciers are found in two bands in the mid-southern and ...

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Twitter complies with Turkey’s request, ban lifted

Twitter has complied with Turkey’s request to remove photographs of a prosecutor held at gunpoint by far-left militants, an official said on Monday, and a ban on it ended hours after being imposed. YouTube, which authorities also banned after an ...

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Smartphones to create high-resolution 3D images

Imagine pulling smartphone out of your pocket, taking a snapshot of an object with its integrated 3D imager, sending it to the 3D printer and within minutes you have reproduced an accurate replica of the original object. This feat may ...

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Teardown of new S6 smartphone suggests loss for Qualcomm

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd used more of its own chips to power the new Galaxy S6 smartphone than it did for the predecessor S5, according to an early teardown report, in a blow to U.S. chip supplier Qualcomm Inc.Samsung is ...

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Youngsters shun digital music for YouTube

Looks like MP3s, CDs and even digital music files are outdated as youngsters are now listening to their favourite music on video-sharing website YouTube and music streaming service Spotify, Finnish researchers report. Economically speaking, both CDs and digital downloads will ...

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Jury clears top Silicon Valley firm of gender bias, retaliation

Silicon Valley powerhouse venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers was cleared on Friday of claims it short-circuited the career of a former partner because she is a woman, in a gender discrimination trial that shook the tech world. ...

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The US to launch underwater spy satellites

The robotic revolution that transformed warfare in the skies will soon extend to the deep sea, with underwater spy “satellites,” drone-launching pods on the ocean floor and unmanned ships hunting submarines. Officials at the US military’s research agency outlined new ...

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Apple plans China iPhone trade-in programme with Foxconn: Bloomberg

Apple Inc plans to introduce a trade-in programme for iPhones in China in association with the Foxconn Technology Group, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the effort. Under the programme, consumers will be able to exchange older iPhones at Apple ...

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