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Brexit: Donald Tusk says Westminster division means long delay

Brexit: Donald Tusk says Westminster division means long delay

The draft did stress the EU was ready to upgrade the political declaration setting out the blueprint of the new EU-UK deal after Brexit should London so wish. Parliament has voted tonight against the damage & chaos that No Deal would cause for jobs, manufacturing, medicine supplies, policing & security. Number 10 said ministers and their shadow counterparts will continue cross-party talks later, as they try to break the Brexit deadlock. Read More

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Millions of Facebook records found on Amazon cloud servers

Millions of Facebook records found on Amazon cloud servers

Over half a billion personal Facebook records have been publicly exposed to the internet by two third party app developers, according to researchers at UpGuard . Facebook has since said it has banned third-party apps from scraping private user information. "The data exposed in each of these sets would not exist without Facebook , yet these data sets are no longer under Facebook's control", the UpGuard researchers wrote. Read More

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Turkish ruling party admits rival lead in Istanbul

Turkish ruling party admits rival lead in Istanbul

The opposition CHP party candidate for Istanbul mayor, Ekrem Imamoglu, was leading by almost 28,000 votes with most ballot boxes counted, Supreme Election Board (YSK) chairman Sadi Guven said. The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) and Iyi (Good) Party formed an electoral alliance to rival the AKP and its nationalist MHP partners. Read More

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Lyft valued at $24.3 billion in first ride-hailing IPO

Lyft valued at $24.3 billion in first ride-hailing IPO

Yesterday, while interacting with CNBC at an event organized by The Gatehouse in Texas, Buffett responded to a question about Lyft IPO , saying , "I think buying new offerings during hot periods in the market ..." Lyft's overall bookings hit $8.1 billion in 2018, as 1.9 million drivers ferried almost 31 million customers in the US and Canada. Read More

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Facebook outlines plans for 'privacy-focused' integration of Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger

Facebook outlines plans for 'privacy-focused' integration of Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger

Zuckerberg framed the strategy as a user choice, including the phrase "people want" six times in his blog post , and citing the fast growth of ephemeral and private communication on his company's services. "App developers share data with Facebook through the Facebook Software Development Kit (SDK), a set of software development tools that help developers build apps for a specific operating system", and as per the report , there are 2/3 of the 34 Android apps, PI tested, which also ... Read More

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Zion Williamson's shoe malfunction puts Nike in the spotlight

Zion Williamson's shoe malfunction puts Nike in the spotlight

Zion might be a college player, but he's one college player with a massive profile. As his Nike shoe blew out, Williamson sprained his right knee on the first possession of what became top-ranked Duke's 88-72 loss to No. President Obama swag drip too hard at last night's Duke v UNC game where he donned a fly bomber jacket with a "44" embroidered on the sleeve. Vaccaro also touched on Williamson's popularity and playing skills. Read More

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Don't Worry So Much About Huawei, Says NCSC

Don't Worry So Much About Huawei, Says NCSC

The source said: 'Other nations can make the argument that if the British are confident of mitigation against national security threats then they can also reassure their publics and the U.S. A report by the Financial Times cites "two people familiar with the conclusion" of analysis into the perceived threat of Huawei . Last month Meng, who is the daughter of the Huawei founder, was charged with wire fraud that violated US sanctions on Iran. Read More

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Ocasio-Cortez cheers as Amazon reportedly reconsiders NY HQ after fierce opposition

Ocasio-Cortez cheers as Amazon reportedly reconsiders NY HQ after fierce opposition

No decision has yet been made, but executives have discussed pulling out the deal and are exploring alternative locations, two people "familiar with the company's thinking" said. Another criticism of the planned headquarters is that Amazon will be given many tax breaks to move in, which seems unfair considering the company is one of the wealthiest organizations on the planet. Read More

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Italy blocks EU's bid to get tough on Venezuela

Italy blocks EU's bid to get tough on Venezuela

Last month, the Lima Group announced a travel ban on senior Venezuelan officials and a freeze on their foreign assets. The young lawmaker accused the military on Monday of planning to divert aid being stockpiled in Colombia, Brazil and an unidentified Caribbean island, in order to distribute it through the socialist government's subsidized food program for its own supporters. Read More

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