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Automakers make record recalls in 2013

Industry and data experts have stated that – despite certain difficulties in the auto industry – the sweeping new auto warranty, as well as consumer protection laws in China which came into effect in 2013 are having an impact on...
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US exploring ways to find missing planes faster and easier

The government and industry officials in the United States have been figuring out ways to make it easier to locate black boxes and airliners which are reported to be missing. However, when it comes to the Malaysian Airlines jet which disappeared...
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World Wide Web turns 25 on March 12, 2014

The World Wide Web – which was created by Tim Berners-Lee - is celebrating its 25th birthday on March 12, 2014, amidst reports of massive worldwide surveillance on almost all online activity, which have been revealed in 2013. In order...
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Searchers not able to trace missing Malaysian Airlines plane

It has been reported that Vietnamese searchers on ships have been working on a search operation throughout the night in an attempt to trace a rectangular object which was spotted on March 9, 2014. Initially, the object in question looked like...
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Indian-American student Kush Sharma wins Spelling Bee contest

The seventh grade student at Frontier School of Innovation County, Kush Sharma won the Spelling Bee contest that was held in Kansas City in Missouri on March 8, 2014. In addition to that, Sharma secured a place in the Scripps National Spelling...
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Google celebrates International Women’s Day with new doodle

Search engine giant Google created its latest doodle in order to mark the International Women’s Day, which is celebrated across the globe. Google displayed a moving illustration in the doodle and the International Women’s Day has been...
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Microsoft to terminate support for Windows XP in April 2014

US-based software giant Microsoft announced that it will terminate its support for the popular Windows XP software on April 9, 2014. Microsoft will not be offering anti-virus support for XP any longer, including monthly security patches and...
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Yahoo disables Google, Facebook sign-in credentials

Internet giant Yahoo stated on March 5, 2014 that it will stop allowing users to sign into its online services by using credentials from Facebook or Google, its main competitors. The shift already started with the Yahoo Sports Tourney Pick’Em...
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Sony launches Socialife News reader app for Android devices

Electronics manufacturing giant Sony Corp has launched its Socialife News reader app for all Android smartphones for free. Earlier, the availability of the app was limited to the company’s Xperia Android smartphones and tablets, as well...
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Google Drive for desktop to get voice-to-text feature?

Search engine giant Google might be introducing the voice-to-text dictation feature on Google Drive in the near future. The latest information on the progress was mentioned in a blog post written by Marques Brownlee on Google+, in which four...