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Tinder fires employees who sued its parent companies.

Thinappuyal English December 26, 2018 Comments Off on Tinder fires employees who sued its parent companies.

Tinder this week fired multiple employees who were part of a $2 billion lawsuit against the dating app’s parent companies, Match Group and IAC/InterActiveCorp. Among the fired employees was Rosette Pambakian, who was Tinder’s

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Serakkuliya lagoon turns red.

Thinappuyal English December 26, 2018 Comments Off on Serakkuliya lagoon turns red.

The clear waters of the Serakkuliya lagoon in Puttalam had suddenly turned red since 23 October morning, triggering panic in the Puttalam area. According to residents of the Serakkuliya area, the construction site of the

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Deal-hungry investment bankers walk Tesla tightrope.

Thinappuyal English August 22, 2018 Comments Off on Deal-hungry investment bankers walk Tesla tightrope.

Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk’s contemplated $72 billion take-private deal is presenting investment bankers with a dilemma: overlook concerns about how feasible it is or risk missing out on what could be

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Panasonic updates LX100 advanced compact camera with touchscreen and new sensor.

Thinappuyal English August 22, 2018 Comments Off on Panasonic updates LX100 advanced compact camera with touchscreen and new sensor.

Panasonic’s Lumix LX100 is a unique compact camera that’s earned a cult following for its comparatively large Micro Four Thirds sensor and fast, versatile lens. It hasn’t been updated since it came out in

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Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 5.1 Plus launched in India: Price, specifications.

Thinappuyal English August 21, 2018 Comments Off on Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 5.1 Plus launched in India: Price, specifications.

HMD Global has launched the Nokia 6.1 Plus, along with Nokia 5.1 Plus in India. Both phones come with a notched display, a glass back, and dual-cameras on the back. Nokia 6.1 Plus is priced at

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A paper battery powered by bacteria.

Thinappuyal English August 20, 2018 Comments Off on A paper battery powered by bacteria.

In remote areas of the world or in regions with limited resources, everyday items like electrical outlets and batteries are luxuries. Health care workers in these areas often lack electricity to power diagnostic devices,

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Samyang launches its first AF lens for Nikon DSLRs.

Thinappuyal English August 20, 2018 Comments Off on Samyang launches its first AF lens for Nikon DSLRs.

Samyang is best known for its manual focus fixed focal length lenses. It has been branching out into autofocus optics for other brands, but the Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 F is its first autofocus

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Rocket Internet Says CFO Kimpel Has Resigned.

Thinappuyal English August 20, 2018 Comments Off on Rocket Internet Says CFO Kimpel Has Resigned.

  Rocket Internet’s finance chief Peter Kimpel had resigned to pursue a new management challenge, the German company said in a statement on Monday. Kimpel, who joined Rocket from Goldman Sachs in 2014 and

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US tech giants plan to fight India’s data localisation plans.

Thinappuyal English August 20, 2018 Comments Off on US tech giants plan to fight India’s data localisation plans.

US technology giants plan to intensify lobbying efforts against stringent Indian data localisation requirements, which they say will undermine their growth ambitions in India, sources said. US trade groups, representing companies such as Amazon,

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Apple ‘pulls gambling apps from China App Store’.

Thinappuyal English August 20, 2018 Comments Off on Apple ‘pulls gambling apps from China App Store’.

Apple has removed thousands of gambling apps from its China app store, according to reports. The tech giant would not confirm reports suggesting it had pulled 25,000 apps, but in a statement the firm

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