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Facebook urges users to download Messenger before chat disappears from mobile app

In April, Facebook announced plans to pull messaging from its core mobile apps in favor of moving all chat activity to Messenger. And…

NASA releases 3D-printable models of asteroids and satellites

NASA releases 3D-printable models of asteroids and satellites

Do you have a favorite NASA satellite? There’s a small chance that you can now make a tiny figurine out if it using…

Samsung delays Tizen smartphone sales launch

Samsung delays Tizen smartphone sales launch

Samsung Electronics said on Monday (July 28) it would postpone the roll-out of its new smartphone based on Tizen, a home-grown operating system…

Playstation and Xbox butt heads at Hong Kong expo

Playstation and Xbox butt heads at Hong Kong expo

Fans dressed as Transformers, Iron Man and Jedi knights were among thousands at the first day of Hong Kong’s comic and games expo…

Google Voice now lets user call people using Hangouts

Google Voice now lets user call people using Hangouts

Google Voice is now providing the option to make calls with Hangouts. Alex Wiesen divulged the update through the company’s social networking platform,…

Google collecting medical data to spot perfect human health

Google collecting medical data to spot perfect human health

Google has started to collect medical data from volunteers as part of an ambitious project designed to build a database of records that…

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Analysts say Chinese stocks might have entered a bull market after the biggest one-day gain in 10 months on Monday sent the benchmark to its highest level this…

Lloyds Banking Group was accused of unlawful behaviour by the Bank of England yesterday after it emerged its traders had manipulated interest rates in order to cut fees…

Prices of commercial goods have significantly risen in South Sudanese capital Juba ahead of the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday. “The Central Bank hasn’t provided dollars for traders in…

The Swedish government has extended aid to Uganda worth $200 million for the next five years. “The Government today adopted a new development cooperation strategy for Uganda for…

The U.K. Privy Council has established a final deadline for Turkey’s Cukurova Holding to recover ownership of Turkey’s biggest mobile phone operator, Turkcell, a representative from Alfa Group said Saturday.…

Ugandan authorities are trying to assure international tourists that the country remains a safe tourist attraction. “We are appealing to regional and international tourists and visitors coming to…

Argentine Economy Minister Axel Kicillof has said the country wants to avoid a second default on its debts in 13 years, despite a US court order making his desire almost…

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Pollution from coppper mines threatens health of Indian villages

Pollution from coppper mines threatens health of Indian villages

Silkan Merawi is worried about the numerous scars on her body. She wears a traditional Indian sari dress to cover them up. She is also worried about the…

Public trust in government rising in Turkey: EU survey

Public trust in government rising in Turkey: EU survey

Trust in the government among the Turkish public has surprisingly increased 16 points in the last six months, according to the latest Eurobarometer opinion poll conducted for the…

World Bank approves $500 million loan for Turkey

World Bank approves $500 million loan for Turkey

The World Bank has approved a $500 million loan to Turkey to support economic growth. In a statement on Friday, the bank’s director for Turkey, Martin Raiser, said:…

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MH17 investigators turn back amid “explosions”

MH17 investigators turn back amid “explosions”

Dutch and Australian forensic investigators on their way to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 were turned back on Monday (July 28), after…

British Labour Party pins its hopes for power on Ukip’s surge