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    EA Posts Unexpected Profit on Higher Game Downloads

    Video-game publisher Electronic Arts Inc, known for titles such as FIFA and Star Wars Battlefront, reported an unexpected first-quarter profit, helped by higher downloads of its games. The company’s digital business, where players download digital versions of games, generates higher margins than sales of physical discs. EA’s shares initially rose about 2.5 percent in extended […]

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    Instagram’s New Stories Feature Is Basically a Snapchat Clone

    Instagram’s New Stories Feature Is Basically a Snapchat Clone HIGHLIGHTS Instagram Stories will be rolling out to users in the next few weeks Users can doodle, draw on the images and videos on Instagram It’s not yet clear whether the Stories can be saved or not Instagram on Tuesday announced a feature called Stories — […]

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    Government Unveils Twitter Sewa for Telecom, Postal Sector Complaints

    Government Unveils Twitter Sewa for Telecom, Postal Sector Complaints The government on Tuesday launched a Twitter Sewa service for addressing the complaints and concerns of the common man and other stake-holders in the telecom and postal sectors. The initiative was launched by Minister of State for Communications (Independent Charge) Manoj Sinha. The Twitter Sewa handle […]

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    China Regulator Says Didi, Uber Deal Will Need Mofcom Approval

    A merger between Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing and the China unit of US rival Uber could face its first hiccup after China’s commerce ministry (Mofcom) said on Tuesday it had not received a necessary application to allow the deal to go ahead. Didi’s acquisition of Uber’s China operations, announced on Monday, will create a […]

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    Pokemon Go a Campaign Weapon for Presidential Candidates

    The global phenomenon Pokemon Go has made its way onto the US presidential campaign trail with the staff of both major candidates appealing to users of the smartphone game to catch voters. The viral game uses smartphone satellite location, graphics and camera capabilities to overlay cartoon monsters on real-world settings, challenging players to capture and […]

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    Google Tipped to Revamp Its Launcher for Nexus Devices

    HIGHLIGHTS As of now, the new launcher seems to be meant just for Nexus phones Apps can be accessed by pulling up drawer from the lower app dock Launcher likely to change before final build with added functionalities Google is anticipated to release Android 7.0 Nougat soon, alongside new Nexus phones – the platform lead […]