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WeChat denies invasion of user privacy

WeChat denies invasion of user privacy

WeChat has close to 1bn users around the globe, and it is owned by Chinese commerce giant Tencent. New reports have been circulating suggesting Tencent collects user data to support its big data analysis. Now WeChat did not further comment on its statement . In a 2016 report on the privacy of messenger apps, compiled by rights activists Amnesty International , Tencent scored zero out of 100. Consulte Mais Informação

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Electoral bonds launched in clean-up bid

Electoral bonds launched in clean-up bid

Although no limit has been imposed on the value of bonds that can be bought, donors will have to purchase them in multiples of Rs 1,000, Rs 10,0000, Rs 1 lakh, Rs 10 lakh or Rs 1 crore, he said in statement in the Lok Sabha . "Even today, anonymous donations are very large in quantity". Additionally, a 30 days period shall be specified by the government in the year of the general election. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mega da virada sai para 17 apostas

Mega da virada sai para 17 apostas

A Mega da Virada 2017, concurso especial 2.000 da Mega-Sena, sorteou R$ 306,7 milhões na noite deste domingo (31). São João do Triunfo tem 15 mil habitantes. Sozinha, a bolada também é suficiente para comprar 130 imóveis no valor de R$ 2,3 milhões cada ou, ainda, 20 iates de luxo. A arrecadação foi de R$ 890,9 milhões. Consulte Mais Informação

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Co-op invests £160m to open 100 new food stores across the UK

Co-op invests £160m to open 100 new food stores across the UK

The £160 million investment will also see the grocers current 150 stores undergo a "major makeover". The Co-op plans to open 100 new food stores across the United Kingdom this year, creating an estimated 1,600 jobs. Members of Nisa, last year, also voted in favour of the Co-op's offer to buy the convenience chain. "We have the ambition for our stores to be at the heart of local life, bringing communities together and offering our members and customers great quality products when and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Marks & Spencer sells Hong Kong stores as it retreats from overseas markets

Marks & Spencer sells Hong Kong stores as it retreats from overseas markets

M&S previous year started discussions with long-term franchise partner Al-Futtaim, which already operates its stores across seven markets in the Middle East, Singapore and Malaysia. In November it announced that efforts to close underperforming stores would be accelerated. "We have substantially reshaped our global business, which has improved profitability and positioned us for growth", worldwide director Paul Friston said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canadian pilot killed in seaplane crash

Canadian pilot killed in seaplane crash

It could still be a number of days before the wreckage can be retrieved from the water. The crash happened hours before the city's world famous New Year's Eve celebrations. we haven't seen any systemic issues around this aircraft", he added. It is not yet known what caused the crash, but the Australian Transport Safety Bureau is investigating. Consulte Mais Informação

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Airline safety: 2017 was safest year in aviation history

Airline safety: 2017 was safest year in aviation history

ANS recorded a total of 10 fatal airliner accidents in 2017, resulting in 44 occupant fatalities and 35 persons on the ground. To70's analysis documents "accidents to passenger flights commercial air transport operations in aeroplanes with a maximum take-off mass of 5700 kg or above", which is why the two fatal crashes that occurred this New Year's Eve were not included in the analysis. Consulte Mais Informação

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BP Expects One-Off USD1.5 Billion Charge From US Tax Reform

BP's share price ended the previous year in positive territory, adding 0.79 percent to close at 522.70p. Oil giant BP has warned it will take a one-off hit of $1.5bn (£1.1bn) as it grapples with Donald Trump's radical tax reforms. deferred tax assets and liabilities. BP now accounts for certain tax discounts based on the old system and re-evaluating this will result in one-off charges. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple offers cheaper iPhone battery replacement after slowdown controversy

Apple offers cheaper iPhone battery replacement after slowdown controversy

It even suggests that once an older battery is replaced with a newer battery, performance returns to normal. The suit is the first of its kind to come from Texas, reports Patently Apple , and was filed on behalf of all owners of the iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7, or iPhone 7 Plus who have updated to iOS 10 or beyond. Consulte Mais Informação

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Maduro aumenta el 40% el salario mínimo para enero de 2018

Maduro aumenta el 40% el salario mínimo para enero de 2018

Y es que Venezuela ha terminado el 2017 con una hiperinflación del 2735 %, la más elevada del mundo, según la consultora Ecoanalítica, a la que se suma la escasez de alimentos, medicamentos y todo tipo de productos básicos en el país. Una de las pruebas más eficientes de esta búsqueda fue la convocatoria a una Asamblea Nacional Constituyente ( ANC), una iniciativa en aras de preservar los derechos del pueblo, la paz , aseveró. Consulte Mais Informação

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CT Lottery to hold second drawing for 'Super Draw' after error

CT Lottery to hold second drawing for 'Super Draw' after error

Hold on to that lottery ticket! But regular player Richard Logozzo tells the Hartford Courant that he and many others threw out their tickets after discovering they weren't winners. "Due to an error in the range of tickets eligible for the Super Draw drawing, a second drawing will take place shortly". The winning numbers for the $1 million prize were announced as 193232. Consulte Mais Informação

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Williams rusty on return to the court

Williams rusty on return to the court

In a match featuring a super tie-break and lasting one hour and seven minutes, Ostapenko won 6-2, 3-6, 10-5. 'It's good to be back on court. first matches back are super, incredibly hard especially after having a baby'. "I am going to assess everything with Patrick (Mouratoglou, her coach) and my team", she said. "I think she was playing pretty good for being out for a long time". Consulte Mais Informação

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Zach Parise Cleared To Return On Tuesday

Zach Parise Cleared To Return On Tuesday

Parise announced on his Twitter account that he will be playing in Tuesday night's tilt against the Florida Panthers, writing "I'm glad it's finally here". "It's going to take some time for him to get to full speed". The 33-year-old has collected 661 points (318 goals, 343 assists) over 830 career contests between the Devils and Wild, so even a limited Parise should be better than your average Joe right off the bat. Consulte Mais Informação

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Australian Home Prices Fell in December in Bellwether for 2018

Australian Home Prices Fell in December in Bellwether for 2018

Melbourne home values fell by 0.2 percent in December, the first monthly drop since February 2016, paring the quarterly gain to 0.9 percent, the data show. "Melbourne's annual rate of capital gain, at 8.9 per cent, has fallen below double digits for the first time in 11 months." Its affordability, compared to other capital cities, was the main reason for capital appreciation in the Tasmanian capital's housing market. Consulte Mais Informação

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Liberty Global PLC (LBTYA) Position Decreased by GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC

It has underperformed by 20.60% the S&P500. Allen Investment Management LLC now owns 172,868 shares of the company's stock worth $5,862,000 after buying an additional 81,947 shares during the last quarter. Redburn upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday, July 11 report. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, January 14. Consulte Mais Informação

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Higher fuel-pump prices on Tuesday

Higher fuel-pump prices on Tuesday

He said the public should be vigilant and report any violation to info@doe.gov.ph or to the Consumer Welfare and Promotion Office at 479-2900 loc. 329. During last week's trading, DOE Undersecretary Felix William Fuentebella said the OIMB's monitoring noted that oil prices have soared to two-and-a-half year highs as a result of an explosion on a crude pipeline in Libya, coupled with the voluntary supply cuts led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). Consulte Mais Informação

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