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The announcements capped a three-week visit to Houston by Mohammed bin Salman, Saudi Arabia's crown prince, during a boom in US oil and gas production largely driven by West Texas shale drilling. It is the company's largest research center outside Saudi Arabia. "We want to be consumer facing", he said. India said on Monday its state refiners could become cornerstone investors in.
  • Microsoft reorganises, with eye for cloud, AI

    Microsoft reorganises, with eye for cloud, AI

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    Microsoft's Terry Myerson in his farewell post said that Windows 10 is running on around 700 million devices , this includes PCs, Xbox and even HoloLens. Nadella noted that computing experiences have evolving to include multiple senses and are no longer bound to one device at a time. The CEO has appointed Microsoft Devices head Panos Panay chief product officer to lead hardware development.
  • Data firm Cambridge Analytica is a child of our inauthentic times

    Data firm Cambridge Analytica is a child of our inauthentic times

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    Political data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica still has not deleted the entirety of the Facebook user data it acquired through questionable means in 2015 despite requests that it do so, Channel 4 News reported . But the man who was in charge of the Colorado group that used the firm during the 2014 election says neither he nor the group possesses the data. Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala referred to statements in the parts of the deposition before the House of ...
  • April's Games with Gold will include The Witness and Assassin's Creed Syndicate

    April's Games with Gold will include The Witness and Assassin's Creed Syndicate

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    Play together with Xbox Live Gold. Each month, subscribers of the company's exclusive Gold service have access to two Xbox One and two Xbox 360 games they can download for free for either the entire month or parts of the month. As usual, both Xbox 360 titles will also work on the Xbox One thanks to the console's backward-compatibility feature. While Syndicate may not be an example of a high water mark for the larger Assassin's Creed series, it still scored some decent reviews upon ...
  • Toyota RAV4 Debuts at NY International Auto Show

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    Toyota Motor Corp .'s RAV4 outsold every other auto and SUV in the USA last year, without having undergone a major overhaul since 2013. Alongside the regular RAV4, a RAV4 Adventure model made its debut, with a bulkier look than the regular model incorporating high roof-rails, wheel-arch extensions, a more aggressive grille, fog-light surrounds and model-specific wheels.
  • Apple and Logitech Reveal New iPad Crayon Stylus and Keyboard Case

    Apple and Logitech Reveal New iPad Crayon Stylus and Keyboard Case

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    Crayon does have support for tilt, though, with Logitech saying it also offers low latency and "sub-pixel precision". The Logitech Rugged Combo 2 is a rugged case designed for students from K-12. Its design is spill-resistant, so even the clumsiest students can not harm it. Powered by iPad, teachers never have to worry about charging the keyboard.
  • Gas prices begin to accelerate

    Gas prices begin to accelerate

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    The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is $2.569 at self-service pumps in the Ocean State, according to AAA Northeast's weekly survey. Other prices listed recently by AAA include Buffalo at $2.69 (up 3 cents in past week); Ithaca, $2.71 (up 6 cents in past week); and Rochester, $2.70 (up 6 cents in past week).
  • Egyptians voting in presidential election

    Egyptians voting in presidential election

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    One judge said that voters, who trickled in in small numbers as he spoke, had often been coerced to vote. Tens of thousands of police officers and soldiers have been deployed to protect polling centres as well as key state installations during the election.
  • Twitter bans cryptocurrency ads

    Twitter bans cryptocurrency ads

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    ICO promoters and the various communities will be badly affected by this move as twitter is a key means of promotion for many of these coins. The microblogging platform Twitter will not allow any cryptocurrency initial coin offerings (ICOs) and cryptocurrency token sales on its platform, as per its updated policy.
  • Facebook's Zuckerberg says sorry in full-page newspaper ads

    Facebook's Zuckerberg says sorry in full-page newspaper ads

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    Debra Aho Williamson, the principal analyst at eMarketer, said: "This specific incident is not likely to cause advertisers to leave Facebook, but it will cause them to think twice about how data about Facebook's users is handled". Whistleblower Christopher Wylie, who worked at Cambridge Analytica as its Director of Research, said the data was then used to influence the United States presidential election and UK Brexit referendum in 2016.
  • United Kingdom regulators search Cambridge Analytica offices, ruling on case Tuesday

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    Elizabeth Denham , the UK's information commissioner, sought a warrant for Cambridge Analytica's systems on Monday evening after the company didn't respond to her demand for its records and data earlier this month . Earlier this month Denham told a United Kingdom parliamentary committee that's also running an investigation into fake news that she hoped to publish her review of digital political ad targeting this May.
  • USA - Gunman dies after being shot at U.S. school

    USA - Gunman dies after being shot at U.S. school

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    A student with a handgun shot two classmates inside the school before he was fatally wounded during a confrontation with a school resource officer, a sheriff said. It is not yet clear whether Rollins died from the officer's bullet or killed himself. He has been with the sheriff's office for almost six years , after four years as a correctional officer.
  • Google Expands 'Instant Apps' to Android Games

    Google Expands 'Instant Apps' to Android Games

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    This should be an easy choice. iTunes lets anyone switch their App Store country relatively easily, but Google makes you jump through several hoops and. The apps can be booted up instantly from their listings in the Play Store or the Play Games app, and you'll be given a sample of the gameplay to try out.
  • Is Sea of Thieves Coming to PS4?

    Is Sea of Thieves Coming to PS4?

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    Sea of Thieves is an exploration-based pirate game from Rare . Sea of Thieves developer Rare , however, made a decision to have a little fun with this common occurrence in the form of a new in-game item, and it's hilarious. There are launch events happening at Microsoft Stores around the USA with a special event at the "flagship" MS Stores in NY and in Sydney. Xbox ANZ, the gaming giant's Australia/New Zealand division, has launched a unique promotion to support the launch of Sea of ...