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China's ByteDance is courting European game developers, and sources say it's mulling a casual games platform for TikTok to rival Facebook and Snapchat

China's ByteDance is courting European game developers, and sources say it's mulling a casual games platform for TikTok to rival Facebook and Snapchat

40 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

ByteDance, the Chinese tech giant which owns TikTok, is courting European developers as it looks to mobile games as a means to bolster its growing popularity. At a gaming...
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Tim Cook-Backed Showerhead That Raised $5 Million On Kickstarter Unveils Newest, Most Affordable Model

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

The San Francisco-based tech startup Nebia launched a Kickstarter for a new product co-designed by Moen.
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Google's internal culture clash isn't hurting its valuation-yet

4 hours ago   |   Fortune

This is the web version of Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here . Good morning. Fortune tech...
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Trump and Macron declared a ceasefire on the escalating trade war over France's anti-tech tax

Trump and Macron declared a ceasefire on the escalating trade war over France's anti-tech tax

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Presidents Trump and Macron have reached a ceasefire in their escalating trade war. The fight began in July when France approved a 3% tax on revenue generated by large digital...
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Facebook to add 1,000 UK jobs, including tech, content roles

6 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Facebook said Tuesday it plans to hire 1,000 more staff in Britain, mainly for its technology and harmful content teams.
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Tim Cook subtly dinged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg by saying augmented reality doesn't isolate people like other technologies

Tim Cook subtly dinged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg by saying augmented reality doesn't isolate people like other technologies

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Apple CEO Tim Cook subtly dinged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg while discussing the benefits of augmented reality versus virtual reality. Cook said he thought augmented reality...
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Apple lawsuit tests if an employee can plan rival startup while on payroll

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

Attorneys for a former Apple Inc executive on Tuesday will try to convince a skeptical judge of a core tenet of tech startup culture - that employees can plan a competing...
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How the Internet of Things will transform consumerism, enterprises, and governments over the next five years

How the Internet of Things will transform consumerism, enterprises, and governments over the next five years

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Internet of Things is fueling the data-based economy and bridging the divide between physical and digital worlds. Consumers, companies, and governments will install more...
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‘The next frontier in tech policy:' IBM pushes business to help government develop A.I. anti-bias rules

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

IBM called for rules aimed at eliminating bias in artificial intelligence to ease concerns that the technology relies on data that bakes in past discriminatory practices and...
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IoT Report: How Internet of Things technology growth is reaching mainstream companies and consumers

IoT Report: How Internet of Things technology growth is reaching mainstream companies and consumers

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

This is a preview of the Internet of Things (2018) research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about the IoT ecosystem, tech trends and industry forecasts,
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Trump gave a rambling speech at Davos touting US economic achievements...

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Tim Cook subtly dinged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg by saying augmented...

Tim Cook subtly dinged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg by saying augmented reality doesn't isolate people like other technologies

Apple CEO Tim Cook subtly dinged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg while discussing the benefits of augmented reality versus virtual reality. Cook said he thought augmented reality... Read more ...