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Facebook working on way to charge for reading news articles

Facebook working on way to charge for reading news articles

Launched in 2015 by Facebook, Instant Articles has known a huge success among the media, but they are also well aware of the hidden side of the medal: the advertising revenues from the publication of the articles on Facebook are not high enough.


Food served by Indian Railways' catering services unfit for consumption: CAG

Food served by Indian Railways' catering services unfit for consumption: CAG

CAG observed that the Railway catering riddled with contaminated foodstuff, recycled foodstuff, expiry packaged and bottled items, unauthorised brands of water bottles were offered to passengers for sale at railway stations. The CAG said that deficiencies in respect of quality of food served were also noticed. The report said: "These units included static and mobile units managed both by Zonal Railways as well as by IRCTC - departmentally or through licensees".


YouTube targets those at risk of violent extremism

YouTube targets those at risk of violent extremism

Jigsaw , an incubator within Alphabet that works on creating technology to battle online security threats, partnered with Moonshot CVE to find new ways to counter violent extremism. Apparently it seems to be working as a pilot program for the Redirect Method led to 320,000 individuals viewing "over half a million minutes of the 116 videos we selected to refute ISIS's recruiting themes".


LG to exclusively supply L-shaped 'iPhone 9' batteries

LG to exclusively supply L-shaped 'iPhone 9' batteries

Citing industry insiders, The Korea Economic Daily said LG has made a sizable investment and production is expected to begin in 2018. There's also the branding question , which makes it a little silly to call the purported late 2018 generation the iPhone 9 .


Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra is launched - check specifications

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra is launched - check specifications

The smartphone comes in three colors; Black, White and Gold. If you purchase it along with the Style Cover Stand (SCSG40), you can get a Rs.1,000 discount. On the rear panel there is a 23MP Exmor RS image sensor with hybrid autofocus, 24mm wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture, 5x zoom, and HDR mode. Coming to the most highlighted part of the Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra , it ships with powerful cameras at the back and front.


Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Canaccord Genuity has " Buy " rating and $2000 target. Currently, EPS of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (NASDAQ: AMD ) Worth Buying? The firm has " Buy " rating given on Tuesday, December 6 by Loop Capital. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc is a global semiconductor company. (NASDAQ: AMD ) for 112,523 shares. Strs Ohio owns 176,200 shares. Ratings analysis reveals 42% of Advanced Micro's analysts are positive.