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Amazon signs deal with British spy agencies to boost use of AI for espionage -FT

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The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, October 6, 2021 REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo Oct 25 (Reuters) – Britain’s spy agencies have given a contract to Amazon Web Services (AWS) to host classified material in a deal aimed at boosting the use of data......

Facebook invests billions in metaverse efforts as ad business slows

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3D-printed Facebook logo is seen placed on a keyboard in this illustration taken March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Oct 25 (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Monday it will start breaking out the financials for its virtual and augmented reality unit, an announcement that comes as its main advertising......

Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse workers file petition for union election – NLRB

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An employee pulls a cart full of items at Amazon’s JFK8 distribution center in Staten Island, New York, U.S. November 25, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid. Oct 25 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc’s (AMZN.O) warehouse workers in New York’s Staten Island have filed a petition to form a union, the U.S. National Labor......

Algeria to end gas supplies to Morocco; supply Spain directly -sources

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The logo of the state energy company Sonatrach is pictured at the headquarters in Algiers, Algeria November 25, 2019. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina/File Photo Agreement expires on Oct. 31 Algeria is Spain’s largest gas supplier LONDON/ALGIERS, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Algeria, which has cut off diplomatic ties with Morocco, will stop supplying......

Tesla drives toward $1 trillion club on record Hertz order

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The desk of car rental company Hertz is seen at Nice International airport during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Nice, France, May 27, 2020. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard Oct 25 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) on Monday neared $1 trillion in market capitalization as the company founded by Elon Musk received......

Wall St eyes higher open as Big Tech earnings take center stage

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A Specialist trader works inside a booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Tesla eyes record open on Hertz order, price target raise PayPal jumps on nixing Pinterest acquisition reports Facebook set to kick off mega-cap......

Facebook knew about, failed to police, abusive content globally – documents

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Oct 25 (Reuters) – Facebook employees have warned for years that as the company raced to become a global service it was failing to police abusive content in countries where such speech was likely to cause the most harm, according to interviews with five former employees and internal company documents......

Latest Russian cyberattack targeting hundreds of U.S. networks -Microsoft

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Smartphone is seen in front of Microsoft logo displayed in this illustration taken, July 26, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo WASHINGTON, Oct 25 (Reuters) – The Russian-based agency behind last year’s massive SolarWinds cyberattack has targeted hundreds more companies and organizations in its latest wave of attacks on U.S.-based computer systems,......

Gazprom leaves 2021 gas export guidance to Europe unchanged

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The logo of Gazprom is pictured at the 26th World Gas Conference in Paris, France, June 2, 2015. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier MOSCOW, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Gazprom’s (GAZP.MM) natural gas exports to Europe and Turkey could reach 183 billion cubic meters by the end of the year, the head of the......

PayPal says is not pursuing acquisition of Pinterest

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A Pinterest logo is seen on a smartphone placed over U.S. dollar banknotes and a 3D printed PayPal logo in this illustration taken October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Oct 25 (Reuters) – PayPal Inc (PYPL.O)is not pursuing an acquisition of Pinterest Inc (PINS.N) at this time, the online payments provider......

Australian regulator ‘concerned’ about Facebook’s approach to media law

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A Facebook logo is displayed on a smartphone in this illustration taken January 6, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration SYDNEY, Oct 25 (Reuters) – The Australian regulator behind a law forcing large internet platforms to negotiate licencing deals with media outlets said on Monday he was “concerned” about Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) cooperation,......

Exxon Mobil keen to build carbon storage hubs in SE Asia, similar to Houston project

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An Exxon gas station is seen in Houston, Texas, U.S., April 30, 2019. REUTERS/Loren Elliott SINGAPORE, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) wants to build carbon capture storage (CCS) hubs in Southeast Asia, similar to its project in Houston, Texas, and has started talks with some countries with......

Oil prices on the march again in tight market; U.S. crude at 7-yr high

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Crude oil storage tanks are seen from above at the Cushing oil hub, in Cushing, Oklahoma, U.S., March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Nick Oxford WTI touches highest since Oct 2014, Brent near 3-yr high Speculators raise U.S. crude oil net long positions -CFTC U.S. oil & gas rig count falls for first......

New Mexico, site of Baldwin set shooting, plays key role for Hollywood

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SANTA FE, N.M., Oct 24 (Reuters) – The dusty desert landscapes of New Mexico have provided the perfect backdrop for Hollywood Westerns, but the state also has served as a filming location for everything from drug-dealing drama “Breaking Bad” to sci-fi mystery “Stranger Things.” New Mexico’s role in the TV......

U.S. has administered nearly 414 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines

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A person receives a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as New York State Governor Kathy Hochul speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination mandate for healthcare workers, in New York City, U.S., September 27, 2021. REUTERS/David ‘Dee’ Delgado Oct 24 (Reuters)......

EXCLUSIVE Turkey’s state banks likely to follow central bank and slash rates on Monday -sources

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A customer uses an automated teller machine at a branch of Halkbank in Istanbul August 15, 2014. REUTERS/Osman Orsal ISTANBUL, Oct 24 (Reuters) – Turkey’s state banks are expected to cut borrowing costs on loans by around 200 basis points on Monday, according to three people with knowledge of the......

Ecclestone offered ski role, agrees with Verstappen on Netflix

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Formula One F1 – Russian Grand Prix – Sochi Autodrom, Sochi, Russia – September 27, 2019 Bernie Ecclestone during practice REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov LONDON, Oct 24 (Reuters) – Ex-Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone, 91 on Thursday, is adamant about one thing after being offered an advisory role by the new head......

Former Credit Suisse security head targeted in Swiss regulator’s investigation

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Switzerland’s national flag flies above the logo of Swiss bank Credit Suisse at its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland April 18, 2021. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo ZURICH, Oct 24 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse’s (CSGN.S) former head of global security services is one of three people targeted in a new investigation announced last......

Strong quake shakes Taiwan, no damage reported

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TAIPEI, Oct 24 (Reuters) – Buildings shook in Taipei on Sunday as an earthquake of magnitude 6.5 struck northeastern Taiwan, but there were no reports of damage. It had a depth of 66.8 km (41.5 miles), and could be felt across the northern, eastern and western parts of Taiwan, with......

China’s Evergrande says resumes work on more than 10 projects

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An aerial view shows residential buildings at the construction site of Evergrande Cultural Tourism City, a China Evergrande Group project whose construction has halted, in Suzhou’s Taicang, Jiangsu province, China October 22, 2021. REUTERS/Xihao Jiang BEIJING, Oct 24 (Reuters) – China Evergrande Group(3333.HK) said on Sunday it had resumed work......

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