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Apple CEO Tim Cook took shots at other tech companies in his Stanford commencement speech

In the commencement speech given at Stanford University, Cook said digital surveillance would have “stopped Silicon Valley before it got started.”       

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Health Canada to allow some edible cannabis products starting mid-December

Health Canada said on Friday that some edible cannabis products, extracts and topicals would be sold in physical or online stores from mid-December.

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Reuters Health

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Broadcom's $2 billion warning rattles global chip sector

Broadcom Inc sent a shockwave through the global chipmaking industry on Friday with its forecast that U.S.-China trade tensions and the ban on doing business with Huawei Technologies would knock ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Reuters Technology

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VW says cooperation talks with Ford 'close to completion'

Car giant Volkswagen's talks on co-operation with US-based Ford concerning electric vehicles and automated driving are "close to completion", the German company's chief executive Herbert Diess ...

Thu 13 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Amazon speaks out in favor of regulating facial-recognition technology

Amazon has joined the ranks of other technology companies, including Microsoft and Google, in acknowledging the risks of facial-recognition software and calling on the federal government to ...

Wed 12 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Broadcom sees chip demand slowing down, shares fall 8%

Broadcom Inc on Thursday warned of a broad slowdown in chip demand, blaming a trade conflict between the United States and China and export restrictions on Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and the ...

Thu 13 Jun 19 from Reuters Technology

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China opens Nasdaq-style board to lure tech firms back home

China’s much-anticipated Science and Technology Innovation board officially launched in Shanghai today, marking Beijing’s major step in drawing high-potential tech companies to list ...

Thu 13 Jun 19 from TechCrunch

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The Technology 202: Google’s lobbying shake-up signals its readying for Washington battle

Tech companies must suddenly focus on lobbyists instead of engineers.

Fri 14 Jun 19 from The Washington Post

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Huawei delays global launch of foldable phone by three months

Huawei will delay the launch of its much-touted foldable 5G Mate X smartphone by three months, the latest setback for the company that was slapped with U.S. sanctions last month.

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Reuters Technology

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Explainer: Why is Huawei seeking $1 billion patent deal with Verizon?

Huawei is demanding Verizon Communications Inc pay $1 billion to license the rights to patented technology, signaling a potential shift in the embattled Chinese company's strategy for the U.S. ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Reuters Technology

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