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Android creator Andy Rubin left Google after probe into inappropriate relationship

Android creator Andy Rubin left Google after probe into inappropriate relationship

Citing personal reasons, Rubin is now on a leave of absence from Essential (the handset-maker he founded after leaving Google ), according to a spokesperson that spoke to The Information . This report comes close on the heels of a report of alleged "inappropriate" behaviour by the Android founder, which is raising questions as to the real reason for the leave.


'Jesus Tomb' Tests Show Site Much Older Than Previously Thought

'Jesus Tomb' Tests Show Site Much Older Than Previously Thought

The new findings dates the original construction of the site to the time of the very first Christian Roman emperor Constantine. Mortar found between the limestone surface and marble slab covering the tomb in Jerusalem is believed to date back to 345 AD - twenty years after Constantine is said to have found the tomb of Christ.


Amazon scored biggest sales day in history on Cyber Monday

Amazon scored biggest sales day in history on Cyber Monday

This morning, however, that changed. Cyber Monday was Amazon's single biggest shopping day - even unseating the online giant's Prime Day shopping event this summer. Other Alexa-enabled devices sold from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday included the Fire TV Stick, the new Echo , and Amazon's Fire 7 tablet, according to the report.


Microsoft announces Azure Location Based Services

Microsoft announces Azure Location Based Services

The long-time partners said the latest integration of their products was created to encourage more of their joint customers to run SAP software on Microsoft Azure cloud services. "As technology transforms every business and every industry, organizations are looking for the right platforms and trusted partners to help accelerate their digital transformation", said Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft .


Hearthstone's New Big Expansion, Kobolds & Catacombs, Launches Next Week

Hearthstone's New Big Expansion, Kobolds & Catacombs, Launches Next Week

Blizzard has confirmed that Hearthstone will retain its three expansion a year release schedule heading into 2018. There is also the "For the Hoard" card back in the mix, which becomes available as soon as the purchase takes place. In addition, players can score three more card packs by completing three "sequential one-time Dungeon Run quests". As they progress, they'll bolster their decks with cards looted from defeated bosses, including some immensely powerful treasures exclusive to ...